Last updated October 2019
Manitoba Honour Bands
Information on Junior, Intermediate and Senior honour bands. Look here for etudes, scales, and deadlines. Free to apply if your band teacher or private teacher are MBA members.
Winnipeg Music Festival – deadline November 1st
Solo and ensemble festival, including competitive and trophy classes, for all instruments.
Syrinx Flute Festival Website (information updated in the spring)
St. John’s Music
Sheet music, Yamaha flutes, excellent repairs and Straubinger certified: ask for Ed
Quality used & new instruments, repairs, accessories
Excellent selection of new and used music, contact Peter for opening times at the store. Located in Fort Garry at Pembina & McGillivray. (yes, they are still open!)
Long & McQuade Pembina
Sheet music, flutes (including altos+basses!) and accessories
Nourse Wind Publications
Nancy Nourse is a Canadian flutist, arranger, and publisher. Music for all flute ensembles.
Flute accessories and music.
Quality new & used flutes, sheet music, repairs.
Flute Center of New York
Looking for a new instrument? Used instrument? Quality repairs? Check out FCNY!
Located in Wilmington, NC, a great resource for all things flute: also the North American provider of FMC flutes!
Judi’s Woodwind Shop
The place to find lefreQue plates – a fabulous new innovation for flutists looking to improve their instrument. Also excellent advice, repairs and instruments available.
Phenomenal resource with many more links, articles on practising, repertoire lists, etc.
Clarinet and Feldenkrais instructor Colin Mehmel, from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Information about the method as well as clarinet lessons.
Recommended Winnipeg flute teachers (incomplete list, contact me for more!)
Laurel Ridd, Wolseley: Teaches through Prep Studies, University of Manitoba
Honor Gouriluk, Osborne Village: Suzuki specialist, website for more information
Lisa Prefontaine, Fort Garry: teaches at Fort Garry United Church
Lori Jede, Kildonan: also teaches at Canadian Mennonite University
Monica Bailey, Corydon: flute choir specialist and flute instruction for all ages: Flutes By The Score studio
Joanne Kosheluk, Maples
Layla Roberts, St. Vital: Prep Studies, University of Manitoba
Winnipeg Private Teacher listing, as published by the Manitoba Band Association (not complete)
Green Banana Studios
Information about a great flute studio in Calgary, with blogs by two Canadian flutists, Sara and Sarah.
Canadian job postings for artists.
Job postings within Canada
Listings of worldwide orchestral jobs, competitions, and instrument sales.