NEWS: Charter Oak Flutes - Performs 5/13/2013 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM at Cromwell Covenant Village, Cromwell, CT.
Flutes - Performs Quartets at 2 pm at the Buttonwood Cultural Center as part of the Connect Poets readings 1-4 PM in Middletown,
Blackledgemusic, Inc. (with Blackledge Flutes) Performs June 8,2013 at 2 pm at the Carousel Museum in Bristol,
CT - music by Gordon Jacob, Joseph Lauber, Nancy Bloomer Deussen, Catherine McMichael and Randall Thompson.
Chamber Ensemble - joins as an affiliate of the Consortium!
Chamber Ensemble (Barbara Hopkins, flute; Judy Handler, guitar) is in its fifth season of entertaining audiences with
their programs based on the music and people of the early United States. Barbara plays these concerts on historical flutes,
including wooden Asa Hopkins flutes, made in Litchfield, CT circa 1830. Judy enjoys performing on her nineteenth century Martin
“Parlor” guitar that is the same model that was owned and played by Mark Twain.
Next Performances -Affiliated Groups:
Charter Oak Flutes - March 10, 2013 3 PM at Westminster Presbyterian Church,
West Hartford, CT
Tentative - Spring 2013 Blackledge Flutes with Free Poets Collective TBD
Tentative - Blackledgemusic, Inc. Spring 2013 - Carousel Museum, Bristol,
CT "Wood,Metal, Strings, and Wind"
Blackledge Flutes - Tentative January 20,2013 The Buttonwood Tree Middletown...went
well funds for therapy dogs received money to continue their work.
Blackledgemusic, Inc. ends 2012 as a very productive year.
Concert at Temple Beth Torah , 130 Main St. Wethersfield,
Nov 10, 2012 7 PM.
Join us for Three Sinfornias by Salomone Rossi, Trio for oboe,clarinet and bass flute by Betsy Warren, Four Elegiac Sketches
by Tom Febonio, Oriental Sketches Trio by Shlomo Yoffe, Trio for flute,viola,bassoon by Malcolm Arnold, and Umoja by Valerie
Join Charter Oak Flutes - Virginia Church, director, November 11,2012 4 PM at St. James Church in Rocky Hill, CT
for a Program of "American Heritage"; works for flute choir.
Sunday,December 2,2012 11:00 – 12:30 Join us on Mohawk Drive in West Hartford for the Mark Twain Holiday House
Tour - BLACKLEDGE FLUTES
will perform with Helene Rosenblatt, Leo Snow, Mary Sand and Peter Standaart
on picc, fl, alto flute, bass flute.
Thanks for a great concert and wonderful audience at NBMAA!
2012 3 PM New Britain Museum of American Art
New Hudson Saxophone Quartet & Blackledgemusic joint concert "The
of Life " A VERY SPECIAL PRESENTATION with this world renown group of musicians.