South West

Flute Festival 2015


Paul Edmund-Davies , Tim Carey and Just Flutes.

Master classes

Your chance to get personal tuition from Paul, these lessons take place in front of the rest of the group. Please note there are limited places for these classes and they are at an extra cost of £15 for a 40 minute session. These will be issued on a first come first served basis so please ensure you apply early.


The workshops will include whole group tuition looking at techniques, musicality and performance skills

Rehearsals with Tim

Once again this year there will be opportunities to rehearse informally with Tim Carey. It is not necessary to have pieces prepared to performance standard, but the better prepared, the more there is to gain from the experience. Please book in for these on arrival and we will try and accommodate as many people as possible.

Just Flutes

Just Flutes from Croyden will be present throughout the whole weekend with a huge selection of flutes, headjoints, accessories and sheet music. We have made sure that there will be ample time to browse and shop. If there is anything specific you requie please inform them and they will add it to the list

Flute Choir

There will be at least one ensemble sessions on both days for the chance to get everyone playing together. There will also be the chance to have a go on the piccolo, alto and bass flutes, for those who want a change.


places can be booked either by payment in full or by sending a £20 deposit first and the balance any time before the event.

Saturday 28th - £30

Sunday 1st - £30

Anyone attending on either Saturday or Sunday will recieve their recital ticket at concession rates - £5.

Both Days - £55 (includes recital)

Masterclass - £15

Ensemble Masterclass £20

(All prices include lunch)

Saturday Evening Recital

Paul Edmund-Davies


Tim Carey

Everyone welcome


Saturday 28th February 2015

The main hall, St Joseph's school, Launceston, Cornwall.

£7 (£5 - concessions)

Programme to be finalised.


St Joseph's school, In the centre of Launceston just off the A30 on the Devon/Cornwall border.


Provisional itinerary…. Subject to change


10.00am – 5.00pm (arrive 10 for registration)

10.30 – 11.00 welcome and warm up
11.00 – 11.45 introduction and workshop
11.45 - 12.30 flute choir
12.30 – 1.30 Lunch and shopping 
1.30 – 2.15 masterclass
2.15 – 3.00 master class
3.00 – 3.30 Break
3.30 - 4.15 masterclass
4.30 – 7.00 Tea and shopping/ option of chamber music individual practise time etc.

7.00 – recital


10am – 5.00pm (arrive 10am for registration and coffee)

10.30 – 11.15 welcome and warm up
11.15 - 12.00 flutechoir
Mini break (15mins)
12.15 – 1.00 master class
1.00 – 2.00 lunch and shopping
2.00 – 2.45 master class
2.45 – 3.00 workshop
3.00 – 3.30 break
3.30 - 4.30 flute orchestra
4.30 – 5.00 – mini concert

Practise rooms

None of the weekend's events are compulsory and if you would like time to practise by yourself or play chamber music with a small group then there are designated rooms for our use over the weekend. You may use these at any time.

Woodwind Repairs

We hope Mike Nottage will be present on the Sunday for any m inor repairs and maintenance advice. This service is only available to those attending the event.

Booking form