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Flautissimo Flute Club

The Flautissimo Flute Club (FFC) is a student run organization for UTB students and Rio Grande Valley flute enthusiasts whose mission is to promote and increase knowledge of the flute, its performance, and its teaching. Since 2008, FFC has sponsored club trips to the National Flute Association Convention in Anaheim, California (2010), the Texas Flute Festival in Denton, Texas (2012, 2009), and the Coastal Bend Flute Symposium in Corpus Christi, Texas (2009).

The organization has also brought renowned guest artists to the UTB campus for master classes and recitals. Our recent guest artists include:

  • Alexa Still, Oberlin Conservatory, Professor of Flute (2012)
  • Leone Buyse and the Webster Trio, Rice University, Professor of Flute (2012)
  • Carol Wincenc, Juilliard School, Professor of Flute (2012)
  • Imani Winds, Grammy Award Winning Woodwind Quintet, New York (2012)
  • PROJECT Trio with Greg Pattillo (2011)
  • Bonita Boyd, Eastman School of Music, Professor of Flute (2011)
  • Dr. Katherine Kemler, Louisiana State University, Professor of Flute (2011)
  • Dr. Kimberly Clark, Body Mapping for Musicians Workshop (2010)

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