~ L O P I N G W O L F ~

Presents A Musical Retreat with

Mary Youngblood
Two-time Grammy Winner!

Take a break from your busy life to join Mary Youngblood in the foothills of the Gold Country just north of Auburn CA to begin or enhance your Native American Flute skills.

A nominal fee of $45 will buy you 6 hours of fluting and drumming fun including a workshop of your choice.

Join Mary Youngblood for a
Musical Retreat

Workshop space is limited and can only be offered to the first registrars.

Bring ALL your flutes (plus “A” minor’s for the workshops) drums and percussion instruments.

Mary Youngblood books, CDs and other merchandise will be available for purchase.


10:00am to 12:00pm ~ Arrival and Lunch (Bring your favorite potluck item)
12:00 pm

~ LOPING WOLF Welcome and Introduction -

~Theme Song ~ “The LOPING WOLF Lope”

~Mary Youngblood ~ Welcome Performance

12:30pm to 1:15pm ~ Beginning Workshop ~ Work on your beginning skills with the “First Lady of the Flute”. Breath control, embellishments and techniques. ( Mary will collect your written questions before the workshop.)
1:30pm to 2:00pm ~ Intermediate Workshop ~ Tips on vibrato, improvisation , and embellishment details will be discussed and demonstrated
2:30pm to 3:00pm ~ Advanced Workshop ~ Advanced techniques such as how to duet with another player, composition, phrasing, timing, plus performance and recording readiness will be shared
3:15pm to 4:15pm ~ This open mic hour will be “your” opportunity to duet with Mary and learn how Mary takes a player to the “next level”. Sign up to have your duet with Mary recorded on DVD with “you” for an additional fee as a keepsake of this unforgettable day! Autographed pictures of you playing with Mary at this special NAF musical retreat will be available for purchase before you leave!


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