Advanced Flute Intensive

Why Take Advanced Flute Intensive

Flutists require deftness, musicality, and poise. You'll work with world-renowned flutists to hone those skills while also refining your tone, artistry, and stage presence. Our one-week intensive is an outstanding opportunity for you to seriously develop and prepare for further flute study.

What You'll Learn 

Our class size allows for faculty to focus on personalized instruction. You'll spend your week immersed in intensive study, workshops, and master classes.

Our curriculum includes:

  • Master classes
  • Technique
  • Stage presence and artistry
  • Solo repertoire
  • Orchestral excerpts

You will also have the opportunity to participate in:

  • 30-minute private lessons
  • Workshops on preparing for college auditions, managing performance anxiety, and improvisation
  • Stretching and Pilates for flutists

Audition Requirements


Program Snapshot
Program Length
1 week
Program Dates
  • June 15, 2024 to June 21, 2024
Age Range
High School (Grades 9-12)
  • Applications CLOSED

Meet the Faculty

You will work with flute educators and musicians from prestigious ensembles or institutions. Their mentorship will guide you as you continue to explore the flute.

Please note the gallery may showcase previous instructors.

All Faculty

Nancy Stagnitta

Nancy Stagnitta

Instructor of Flute

Sharon Sparrow

Sharon Sparrow

Assistant Principal Flute
Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Christina Jennings

Christina Jennings

Instructor of Flute

Anthony Trionfo

Anthony Trionfo

Instructor of Flute

Guest Artists

  • Christina Jennings, University of Colorado Boulder
  • Sharon Sparrow, Detroit Symphony Orchestra
  • Anthony Trionfo, ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

Program Highlights

Distinguished Faculty

Our instructors are professional artists who are active participants in the music world. They have dedicated their lives to studying and sharing music. Their mentorship will help you as you continue your music journey.

The Music Center

Our state-of-the-art music facility has two 3,500 square-foot rehearsal halls, two recording studios, which allow for rehearsal and performance recordings in multiple venues on campus multiple ensemble and practice rooms, and individual faculty teaching studios. Learn more about The Music Center.

Additional Opportunities

You are welcome to apply to the high school Orchestra & Wind Ensemble or Jazz Performance & Improvisation programs that both begin immediately after this intensive.

Interlochen is also home to the Arts Academy boarding high school, which offers six music programs for grades 9-12, as well as a post-graduate year.

Paula Robison: Interlochen Flute Institute Guest Artist

Internationally-renowned Paula Robison discusses the responsibility and joy of teaching at Interlochen. "I am overwhelmed by the beauty of this place!" Faculty and students also provide behind-the-scenes information about the program.