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14th Annual SEMFA Flute Festival

March 26, 2015

Announcing the 14th Annual SEMFA Flute Festival! Mark your calendars for October 24, 2015! Project Trio will be our guest artists. Click on the tab "Annual Festival" for more information.

Renew Your Dues for 2015!

January 10, 2015

Membership dues are now due for 2015! Memberships will run through December 31st, 2015.

Please click on “Join” under the Membership tab and select “Student, Adult, Family or Lifetime” membership category. You can then conveniently pay through our Paypal link.

We also have the membership form on the website that you can download and send in with your dues payment (checks payable to SEMFA) to:

Tamara Michalec
2341 Timbercrest Court
Ann Arbor, MI 48105


***To be listed on our SEMFA Teacher Directory for 2015, payment for dues needs to be received by February 15th, 2015***


NEW- Accompanist Directory

December 9, 2014

SEMFA is now offering a piano accompanist directory on our website! For only $25 / year, pianists can have their contact information listed on our website. This will also entitle them to all the benefits of SEMFA membership. If you do find a pianist on our website, be sure to let them know where you found them! If you would like to be listed in our accompanist directory, please see the new Accompanist Directory page.

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Welcome to SEMFA

We are excited to announce The SEMFA 14th Annual Flute Festival on October 24, 2015 featuring guest artists Project Trio.  Information is now available on this website by clicking on the “Annual Festival” tab.  
Private flute teachers! Encourage young students to apply for The Rachel Stornant Young Artists Competition which is open to students who have not completed 8th Grade as of October 1st.  We have enhanced the Awards this year: 1st Place is a $300.00 Scholarship, 2nd Place, courtesy of Flute World, a $100.00 Gift Certificate to Flute World, and 3rd Place, a $50.00 Scholarship.  Application and further details, including Requirements and Regulations, can be found under the Annual Festival Tab on this site.
High School Students! The annual SEMFA High School Young Artist Competition is open for your application! The Recorded Preliminary Round Repertoire includes one piece of your choice. Accompanied works must be recorded with accompaniment or Smart Music and, from 30 Caprices by Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Caprices #1 and #5.  Finalists must be available on Annual Festival day, October 24 and the 1st Place Winner will play in masterclass for Greg Patillo. Application information and all requirements are found  under the Annual Festival Tab on this site.
The SEMFA Silent Auction fundraiser is shaping up to be a fun part of our Annual Festival. Everyone is invited to donate items or services from your own business or one that you frequent. Handmade flute-themed items and all other flute related merchandise are excellent donations.  If you are interested in more information or are able to donate please contact Shantanique Moore at for complete details and a copy of our 501 (c) 3 nonprofit status letter for your records.  The value of every donation is tax deductible!  
We are preparing the Second Annual Mass Flute Choir for this year’s Flute Festival! The piece will be: “The Lemon Smugglers” by Carmen Maret.  Sign up to express your interest in participating by clicking on the Annual Festival Tab and following the drop down menu to  “Mass Flute Choir”.  There you will find an electronic sign-up form, a pdf file of the score, and a YouTube performance for reference.  Contact Flute Choir Director Gail Green at for more information or questions.
Bookmark this page for upcoming announcements about the flute festival and other upcoming flute related events.