Alcyone Ensemble at 2014 NFA Convention

Posted on Aug 2, 2014

I’m looking forward to joining my colleagues Rena Urso-Trapani and Miles Graber. We’ll be performing Blister and Wow by Daniel Felsenfeld on Friday August 8 at 2:45 on the “Trios Anyone” concert in the Marquette Ballroom. Rena and I will also be performing on Thurs. morning at 10:30 in the Grand Ballroom. “And Then There […]

Summerflute: Music-Movement-Mind

Posted on Jan 12, 2014

June 29-July 3, 2014 Schwob School of Music   In 2014, Summerflute will be held at the beautiful Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia. In a fun, creative and supportive atmosphere, flutists have an unprecedented opportunity to learn through the combination of the Body Mapping course, What Every Flutist Needs to Know […]

Andover Educator Conference at Iowa State: June 22-26, 2013

Posted on Mar 1, 2013

June 22-26, 2013 I’ll be at the Andover Educator Conference at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.  I’ll be teaching private lessons on the two pre-conference days, June 20 and June 21.  In addition, I’ll be presenting a master class at the conference and performing on Lisa Marsh’s Opera Workshop of her new work aMusement, […]

Alexander Technique Residential Workshop at CU Boulder

Posted on Mar 1, 2013

I’ll be joining my colleagues Jim Brody and Ed Bilanchone for a wonderful week at CU Boulder again. July 8-12, 2013 for the daily workshop and a one day intensive workshop on July 13.  Please visit the CU website for more information about registering for this wonderful workshop.

December 9 OEBS Break Bread

Posted on Nov 30, 2012

Join the Oakland East Bay Symphony for Break Bread!

December 5 and 7 Festival Opera

Posted on Nov 30, 2012

I’ll be performing for Festival Opera’s production of About Face this week. Visit for more information. Also read the article in San Francisco Classical Voice about the production

NFA Convention, Las Vegas, Nevada August 9-12, 2012

Posted on Jul 31, 2012

I’ll be attending the 40th National Flute Association Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. Friday August 10, 5:00-5:50 in Milano 5-6  Short and Sweet Concert: The Alcyone Ensemble will be performing Tracoline by Donjon with accordionist Anne Charboneau Saturday August 11, 1:00-2:30 in the Pisa-Palermo room, Celebrating NFA Commissions:  I’ll be performing Paul Schoenfeld’s Psychobird with Margaret McDonald. […]

April 21, 2012 Workshop with Barbara Conable for Alexander Technique Teachers

Posted on Mar 16, 2012

In 2009 Barbara Conable and Doris Dietschy presented a workshop in Switzerland called: Mapping the Self:  What is my Self Map as an Alexander Technique Teacher? Materials from this workshop can accessed at: I was able to spend three hours this past summer at the Lugano Congress taking this workshop with Doris.  I loved […]

Martha Aarons Master Class and Lessons, April 9-10, 2012

Posted on Feb 28, 2012

Martha Aarons will be in residence April 9 and 10 and will be giving a master class at the Crowden School on April 10 from 4-8 with Miles Graber accompanying.    Here is some info about Martha for those of you who don’t know her.  She’s been one of my mentors for over 20 years […]

Liisa Ruoho Master Class and Lessons March 30-April 1, 2012

Posted on Feb 28, 2012

Liisa Ruoho, flutist, and teacher from the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki, Finland will be in residence in late March to early April.  She’ll be lessons out of my home on March 30-31 and teaching a master class from 1-4 at the Crowden School in Berkeley on April 1.  Contact me for more information if you […]