Schedule of Events

Please Note: All events will be held virtually over zoom. Symposium participants will receive the zoom link one week before the beginning of the symposium via email. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at

Friday, July 29, 2022:

9:30am Eastern – “7 Tips to Best Utilize Your Breathing” with Jacinthe Forand

10:30am – 12:30pm – Making Meaningful Musical Moments: A Masterclass on Open Solo Repertoire with Susan Hoeppner

12:30pm – 12:45pm – Flute Specialists, Inc. Sponsor Presentation

12:45 – 1pm – Break

1pm – Social Lunch Period with Guest Artists

1:50 – 2pm – Wm. S. Haynes Co. Sponsor Presentation

2 – 3pm – “La Belle Flûte: Exploring the French School of Flute Playing”  (How our history and traditions began) with Ransom Wilson

Saturday, July 30, 2022:

9:30am – “My Approach to Playing Beethoven Orchestral Excerpts” with Joanna G’froerer

10:30am – 12:30pm – Powerful Fundamentals through Repertoire: A Masterclass for Flute and Piccolo with Jeffery Zook

12:30 – 1pm – Break

1pm – Social Lunch Period with Guest Artists

1:50 – 2pm – Flute Pro Shop Sponsor Presentation

2 – 3:30pm – The Core Activities of Preparation and Performance: A Panel Discussion on Auditions with Jeanne Baxtresser, Susan Hoeppner, Jeffery Zook, Soo-Kyung Park, and Francesca Leo

Sunday, July 31, 2022:

9:30am – 24 Melodious Warmups: Warmups can be FUN! with Joan Sparks

10:30am – “Blowing Down Tubes for a Living: The Portfolio Career Flutist” with Gareth McLearnon

12:30pm – Social Lunch Period with Guest Artists

2 – 2:15pm – Solo Artist Competition Winners Announcement by Wm. S. Haynes Co.