Panoramic Flutist 2016

  • panoramic flutist group at chautauqua

Join us in beautiful Boulder, Colorado, for a five-day immersion into the flute. The comprehensive 2016 seminar will include masterclasses, recitals, panel discussion, jazz improvisation class, yoga and movement and journaling class. We will share meals, hikes and community.

Up to 18 performers will be chosen for the masterclass slots by recorded audition. There is no limit to the number of participants for this class. All flutists 18 and older are encouraged to apply! Leading flute manufactures will also exhibit instruments and goods for all to try. This year we will have Ellen Ramsey Flutes, Powell Flutes and Flutistry of Boston.

This year’s activites will include:

  • Repertoire masterclasses with Jennings, Buyse, Garner Santa, and Stagnitta
  • Yoga with Dr. Garner Santa
  • Orchestral Excerpt class with Professor Buyse
  • Improvisation: Conquer the Fear and Find the Love!
  • The Moveable Flutist and the Widor Romance and Scherzo
  • Belief Cycles - A Journaling Experience
  • Two faculty recitals with Margaret McDonald, piano

New this year: The Panoramic Flutist Colorado High School Day

Thursday, June 2

This event will be focused on high school students from Colorado. Events will include:

Master classes, panel discussion, Flute Choir reading session, and an All-State Clinic with Cobus du Toit. For this one day event- many events of the Panoramic Flutist and High School day will be combined creating an inspiring community of flutists from diverse backgrounds. In addition, Ellen Ramsey Flutes will be on site to display flutes and supplies for all to test out! Tuition $75 includes lunch!

Application deadline is May 1.


May 31-June 4
University of Colorado Boulder
For flutist 18 years and older

Apply now!
Applications due April 15th

Register for housing


Performers: $700
Participants: $600
One day auditors: $125
Most days a healthy meal is served at either lunch or dinner


Christina Jennings: University of Colorado Boulder
Leone Buyse: Rice University Shepherd School of Music
Lisa Garner Santa: Texas Tech University
Nancy Stagnitta: Interlochen Arts Academy
With Margaret McDonald, collaborative piano

Download the 2016 flyer