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Friday
17
AUG

BFS "Future Flute Fest" 2018

09:00
21:00
St John’s Smith Square
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The British Flute Society returns to St John’s Smith Square for a second summer flute festival, "Future Flute Fest" - this time celebrating all things new in the flute world: the instrument, its technique, its music. With celebrity recitals, workshops, a flute choir, trade stands, and opportunities to meet players, teachers and composers- the Future Flute Fest is for everyone who is passionate about the flute!

17-19 August 2018, St John's Smith Square

Booking is open via the SJSS's box office (online, telephone 020 7222 1061, in person). Special deals on accommodation. Read on for details.

https://www.bfs.org.uk/bfs-events.php?id=506


***TICKET PRICES***

* Three-Day Festival Pass 17-19 Aug. (BFS members only) - entry to all events £150, concessions £120

* Friday 17 Aug. Full Day Festival Pass - entry to all events £60, concessions £48

* Friday 17 Aug. Evening recital only £20, concessions £16

* Saturday 18 Aug. Full Day Festival Pass - entry to all events £60, concessions £48

* Saturday 18 Aug. Evening recital only £20, concessions £16

* Sunday 19 Aug. Full Day Festival Pass - entry to all events £40, concessions £32

* Sunday 19 Aug. Afternoon recital only £20, concessions £16

For more details about the work of British Flute Society and how to join, have a look through our website www.bfs.org.uk


***PROGRAMME***

FRIDAY 17th August

9.00 – 11.00am: Doors open for registration and Trade Stands and Pit Stops!
11.00am: Kingma Flute Concert - Opening recital with Carla Rees, Anne La Berge, Karin de Fleyt, Shanna Gutierrez, Marion Garver, Matthias Ziegler
12.00pm: Amy Yule Recital with Seungwon Lee (piano)
1.00 – 2.30pm: Trade Stands
2.30pm: Peter Verhoyen - Piccolo recital with Tim Carey (piano)
3.30pm: Stephen Preston - Dance workshop for All
4.30pm: Gareth Lockrane recital with Ross Stanley (piano)
5.30 – 6.45pm: Trade Stands
5.45 – 6.45pm: Flute Choir rehearsal conducted by Mel Orriss
7.30pm: Gala Concert of Baroque music with Katy Bircher, Brinley Yare, Eva Caballero, Flavia Hirte and friends

SATURDAY 18th August

9.00 – 11.00am: Trade Stands and Pit Stops!
9.45 – 10.45am: Sectional rehearsals for Flute Choir conducted by Mel Orriss
11.00am: Stephen Preston recital
12.00pm: Philippe Barnes recital with Simon Lambert (piano)
1.00 – 2.30pm: Trade Stands
2.30pm: Ian Clarke recital with Tim Carey (piano)
3.30pm: Body Shop!
4.30pm: Mark Sparks recital with Tim Carey (piano)
5.30 – 6.45pm: Trade Stands
5.45 – 6.45pm: Flute Choir rehearsal conducted by Mel Orriss
7.30pm: Sophie Cherrier Gala Concert with Fuminori Tanada (piano)

SUNDAY 19th August

9.00 – 11.00am: Trade Stands
9.00 – 9.45am: Flute Choir rehearsal
10.00am: Flute Choir Concert conducted by Mel Orriss
11.00am: Wissam Boustany Recital with Aleksander Szram (piano)
12.00pm: Tilmann Dehnhard workshop and recital
1.00 – 2.30pm: Trade Stands
2.30pm: BFS Winner's recital TBC
3.30pm: Final Gala Concert Stefán Höskuldsson with Michael McHale (piano)
7.00pm: Fauré Cantique for everyone! End of Festival


***ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS***

Festival attenders must arrange their own accommodation, but we have negotiated special rates nearby. Please see below.

* University Halls Accommodation - accommodation at Alexander Fleming Hall (3 Hoxton Market, Pitfield Street, London N1 6HG) and Marylebone Hall (35 Marylebone Road, London NW1 5LS)

A 10% discounted rate of £46.80 per night for a single room at Alexander Fleming Hall and £61.20 per night for a single en-suite at Marylebone Hall. Please use the following code: BFS2018 in order to obtain the discount. For further information and to book online click here.

* The In & Out (Naval and Military Club) - No.4 St James' Square, London SW1Y 4JU

The In & Out Club in St. James' Square are generously offering some accommodation for members of the British Flute Society. This offer is for a limited number of rooms - book early!

To book, please contact Marta Wyszynska - 020 7827 5744, marta.wyszynska@theinandout.co.uk. Please quote reference number 90458 and your BFS membership number.

ROOM TYPES for The In & Out (prices are per night and include continental breakfast and VAT; terms & conditions apply):

* Directors' Double (double occupancy): Mon-Thu £260, Fri-Sun £145

* Director's Double (single occupancy): Mon-Thu £230, Fri-Sun £145

* Twin/Double (double occupancy): Mon-Thur £185, Fri-Sun £125

* Twin/Double (single occupancy): Mon-Thu £165, Fri-Sun £125

* Superior Single: Mon-Thu £145, Fri-Sun £75

* Officers' Cabin: Mon-Thu £120, Fri-Sun £75

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