From “The Bridge”

On October 2, 2014 By

“I have heard your group play a few times and love the flair and passion Fireweed Flutes puts into the performance.”

-Patrick Hoogerhyde, The Bridge

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Alaska Railroad

On May 8, 2014 By

From Alaska Railroad Corporate Communications Officer Stephenie Wheeler:

“Fireweed Flutes offered a touch of classy magic to the Alaska Railroad’s 2014 Spring Open House event.  We located the group near the middle of our static passenger train, and as folks explored the train, the sweet flute sounds drew them through the […]

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Published in Composer Anne McGinty’s December Newsletter, 2013.

Alaska—Fireweed Flutes’ busiest month is December like most groups of our kind. Fireweed is a quartet of flutes playing everything from piccolo to bass flute. Anne McGinty had a hand in the creation of our group six years ago when I was in a bind to form a group, […]

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Wedding Day Music

On November 25, 2013 By

“Thank you so much for making our wedding day perfect. Joy was in the air and I have never heard anything that made me happier than the flutes in the church that evening. Thank you!”

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From Linda Vollertsen of Terra Bella, “It was a wonderful event! Thank you all for being such a big part of it and adding the finishing touch! You are the best! Thank you!”

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Publicity!

On September 23, 2013 By

Photo: Vanessa Bauman, Vanessa Wilkinson and Nan Schleusner before performing June 20, 2013 at the Midsummer Gala in the Garden.

Photo published Sept. 2, 2013 in the Anchorage, AK 61 Degrees Special Section Page (page 59). Photographer Viki Spiroska.

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Dear Fireweed Flutes,

“Fireweed Flutes delighted guests dining outdoors at the Alaska Botanical Garden last Thursday evening during our Midsummer Gala in the Garden! Your lovely music floated up and through the trees and wound its way through the garden sculptures and paintings resting in blooming garden beds in the Lower Perennial Garden. Your generosity on behalf […]

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“Thank you and the Fireweed Flutes so much for a wonderful job on Saturday. I’ve heard nothing but wonderful comments! I’ll definitely be recommending you for any future events UAF may have in Anchorage.” -Megan Damario (Director, Annual Giving UAF)

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Dear Fireweed Flutes,

“Thank you so much for playing and very nice meeting everyone. Wish I could have stayed longer to enjoy it. I have had wonderful feedback. Thanks again.” -Zoe Oakley (Modern Dwellers)

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“We invited Fireweed Flutes to play at our Christmas Banquet and then again for Christmas Eve service for our Church. MAGICAL. That’s the best word to describe the stage set by their playing. Comments ranged from ‘Where did you find them?’ to ‘It was spellbinding taking in their performance!’ to ‘What amazing musical expression!’  Two […]

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