Southeast Michigan Flute Association

Renew your Dues   for 2020!

Renew your membership for 2020! Memberships will run through December 31, 2020.

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:

Melanie Boose
600 Akram
Oxford, MI 48371

***To be listed in our SEMFA Teacher Directory, dues must be currently up to date and membership active. Questions about membership standing can be directed to***

The Southeast Michigan Flute Association is going ONLINE!

SEMFA's Online Symposium on December 4-6, 2020

is looking for inspiring and educational Workshops, Lectures and Performances

If you are interested, please tap on the link below and fill out the proposal form and send to

 Proposal submissions due September 30, 2020 





Welcome to Nicholas Buonanni to the SEMFA Board!

Nicholas Buonanni is a multifaceted performer and teacher currently living in Lansing, MI. He was recently named winner of The American Prize Instrumental Performance College/University Division competition and was the winner of the 2017 Donald Peck International Flute Soloist Competition. Additionally, he has been awarded runner-up for the 2019 RAFA Flute Artist, 2019 NFA Alto Flute Artist, 2019 Kujala International Piccolo Soloist, and 2018 International Alto Flute Competitions. Nicholas has been a winner of the National Flute Association Convention Performer and Master Class Performer Competitions in 2017 and 2018. As a soloist, he has performed with the MSU Symphony Band, Camerata Michigan, and UCF Wind Ensemble. Nicholas is an active orchestral musician, serving as Performance Fellow with the Jackson Symphony Orchestra, and regularly performing with the Lansing, Flint, Southwest Michigan, and Chautauqua Symphony Orchestras.

As a teacher, Nicholas has served as an Instructor Fix-Term and Flute Studio Teaching Assistant at Michigan State University, and he has been the Flute Instructor and Flute Choir Coach for the MSU Spartan Youth Wind Symphony since 2016. Additionally, he has been an instructor for the UCF Summer Flute & Piccolo Institute in Summer 2019 and 2020. Outside of performing and teaching, Nicholas works as the Orchestral Librarian for both the Lansing and Jackson Symphony Orchestras. Originally from Orlando, Florida, Nicholas studied with Dr. Nora Lee Garcia at the University of Central Florida. He is currently a Doctoral Candidate at Michigan State University, where he studies with Richard Sherman.


The SEMFA Flute Choir under the direction of Dr. Deborah Rebeck Ash will resume their rehearsal and performance schedule TBA.           Information will be posted on the SEMFA Flute Choir webpage.   




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