Wilkes University


Stop by the Flute Ensemble Open House

Please join the Wilkes University Flute Ensemble for a free open house on Aug. 28.

  • Audition flutes, buy music, and check out accessories with Joan Sparks, owner of FluteProShop.com, from 2 to 7:30 p.m. She will answer all of your flute and piccolo shopping questions. Visit her website in advance to place any special requests.
  • Take part in a flute choir reading session (open to all) from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Bring a stand if you can.
  • Visit with Alicia "Lish" Lindsey, adjunct flute professor at Wilkes University/director of the Wilkes University Flute Ensemble/Wilkes Conservatory Flute Instructor, from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
  • Our WUFE student representative is Sofia Soares, a member of our Civic Band, Orchestra, and Marching Band, and will be on hand at 2 p.m.

Thinking about joining WUFE?

Weekly rehearsals for WUFE begin Monday, Sept. 11 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, Room 218. Students may take this class for credit or audit.

This semester's concert (Theme: Colors) will have at least one piece for beginner/early intermediate flutists of any age. A detailed rehearsal schedule will be available for interested participants. 

The recital is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m. on the DDD stage. Admission is free. Dress rehearsal is Dec. 9 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

A potential performance of one or two pieces will be held on Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the Church of Christ Uniting, 190 S. Sprague Ave., Kingston, Pa. (five minutes from the Darte Center) as part of Civic Band's Chamber Winds Concert.

Questions? Please email: alicia.lindsey@wilkes.eduwilkes.edulishlindsey.com, youtube.com.lishlindsey 

Visit the WUFE Facebook page or the WUFE Facebook events page for more information.