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1 0 Last Post Mar 29 2017, 06:55 AM
In: New Registrations Are Not Long...
By: Geoffrey
New Posts Site Rules
Please make yourself familiar with the user guidelines for this forum--all members are required to abide by them, so take a minute to read through them.
1 0 Last Post Dec 15 2007, 03:35 PM
In: Flute Portal Forum User Guidel...
By: Geoffrey
New Posts New To The Forum? Not Sure What To Do?
If you are new to this format of discussion forum, you might have some questions about how it all works. Here are some tips.
2 0 Last Post Jan 11 2008, 03:34 PM
In: Uploading your personal pictur...
By: Geoffrey
New Posts Make A Suggestion/Report A Bug
We welcome suggestion for improving the NAFP forum, and you may freely give your opinion here. Also, if you find any "bugs" or technical malfunctions, please bring them to our attention.
Forum Led by: Moderator
137 1,303 Last Post Nov 3 2017, 05:00 AM
In: Attention Brent Haines!
By: Geoffrey
New Posts Announcing a special access forum
We have just added a new category to the discussion forums that is specially for Native American Flute Circle Leaders. Read about it here.
1 0 Last Post Jun 23 2008, 02:36 PM
In: The Circle Of Circles Forum
By: Geoffrey
New Posts The Think Tank
For non-specific discussion of flute-related or site-related topics.
271 4,463 Last Post Nov 23 2017, 07:16 AM
In: Pentatonic Scale
By: Rick McDaniel
New Posts Introduce Yourself
Tell us about yourself! How long have you been playing? How did you get involved with the flute? Introduce yourself to the flute community!
Forum Led by: Moderator
551 7,167 Last Post May 28 2017, 12:59 AM
In: First Lady Of The Flute
By: shewhoflutesincaves
New Posts Reviews
Submit a review of anything flute related. Includes flutes, recordings, books, accessories, and the like. If you've gotten something you think is great or something that you think should be avoided, you can submit a review here. Further guidelines and rules apply.
Forum Led by: Moderator
592 7,136 Last Post Nov 24 2017, 08:02 AM
In: F# Comparison
By: dabbler
New Posts Classified Ads
Have a flute or accessory in your collection that needs a new home? Reach other enthusiasts by placing an ad and posting some photos. No merchant postings--please read the guidelines for this forum before posting.
27 0 Last Post Nov 19 2017, 06:32 AM
In: Hawk Littlejohn. Sold
By: steveinsedona
New Posts Flute Events
A place to post information about flute related events and to discuss them.
292 3,193 Last Post Nov 6 2017, 08:14 AM
In: Native Dawn Festival.
By: Rick McDaniel
New Posts The Peoples Choice Contest
This forum contains the voting thread and the discussion thread for the Flute Portal's yearly "People's Choice" songwriting/performing contest. Members can participate in the established threads, but cannot create new ones.
4 328 Last Post Apr 12 2015, 01:08 PM
In: Discussion Of Contest Entries
By: Geoffrey
New Posts Flute Tours
This forum is exclusively for the posting and discussion of "flute tours". Read more within.
2 41 Last Post Jul 16 2015, 06:43 PM
In: Transverse Style Anasazi In Lo...
By: rocksncactus
New Posts World Flutes General Discussion
There are many kinds of flutes out there: End blown and transverse, bamboo, metal and wood. Whistles and pipes, reeds and notches, open holed, keyed and more. For discussion of the many different types of World Flutes, this is the place.
683 7,625 Last Post Oct 24 2017, 08:26 AM
In: Iwabue - Stone Flute
By: Bainn
New Posts Drumming
One of the best instruments for accompanying the flute is the drum--any kind of drum! They create the structure--a background for improvisation, and they don't need to be in the same key! Due to a high level of interest among flute players, we have opened this forum. Come on in and talk drums!
139 1,309 Last Post Oct 18 2017, 03:16 AM
In: Looking For A Simple 64bpm Rec...
By: rocksncactus
New Posts Shakuhachi General Discussion
The place to talk about the shakuhachi flute!
124 1,356 Last Post Dec 8 2017, 06:02 PM
In: New To Shak
By: Windwalker
New Posts Shakuhachi Making
Discussion related to the art and science of making the shakuhachi flute.
26 158 Last Post Oct 14 2017, 05:33 AM
In: Opposite Blowing Edge
By: Rick McDaniel
New Posts Practice
Discussion of Practice Regimes and Materials
15 263 Last Post Oct 17 2017, 12:12 PM
In: How To - Softly End A Note Wit...
By: rocksncactus
New Posts Free notation and instruction
Members can post any notation or teaching related materials here that are not copyright protected. The Flute Portal cannot check the status of copyright protected material, so please post in a responsible manner.
24 134 Last Post Aug 13 2017, 11:44 AM
In: Que Sera, Sera - Moved To Naf
By: MonoLoco
New Posts NAF General Discussion
A place for people to ask questions, answer questions, share stories and talk about all things related to the Native American style flute. Discussion threads that focus at length on subjects that are more appropriate to a different forum category will be relocated at the moderators discretion.
Forum Led by: Moderator
2,580 37,177 Last Post Dec 9 2017, 02:44 PM
In: Recoded Cd This Week
By: eknjr
New Posts Anasazi/Pueblo Flutes
There has been a surge of interest in these ancient instruments. Discuss the challenges and delights of playing the rim-blown flutes.
218 2,648 Last Post Nov 4 2017, 08:38 AM
In: Pueblo Flute Thesis By Kevin B...
By: Utah Chris
New Posts NAF Newbies: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
Are you new to the Native American flute? This is the forum where you can ask your questions in a helpful, judgement free environment! There are no stupid questions! Come on in and don't be shy.
Forum Led by: Moderator
231 3,890 Last Post Nov 19 2017, 07:21 PM
In: Interactive Tab For Easy Learn...
By: MonoLoco
New Posts Flute Circle Ideas
Flute Cirlces are some of the best resources for enthusiasts of the NAF. They are growing and expanding throughout the country and the world. This forum is designed to be a "think tank" for folks to share ideas about what makes a good flute circle, and suggestions for making them better.
76 723 Last Post Nov 5 2017, 01:08 PM
In: Fort Wayne Flute Circle?
By: rocksncactus
New Posts Native American Flute Making
Whether you are an aspiring maker looking to craft your own NAFs, or an established maker who is willing to share some experience, this forum is where the art and science of Native American Flute construction is explored.
Forum Led by: Moderator
955 11,440 Last Post Nov 6 2017, 09:37 AM
In: Huge Drone
By: Bainn
New Posts Technique and Practice
The place to discuss flute playing method for the NAF, post samples, share tips and get advice.
68 613 Last Post Oct 18 2017, 06:22 PM
In: How To - Softly End A Note Wit...
By: Brother Cavefish


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New Posts Whistle General Discussion
Whistles are another exciting fipple flute, and they are gaining a following. This is the place to talk about them!
26 289 Last Post Oct 30 2017, 05:08 AM
In: Pan Flutes...sort Of
By: Brother Cavefish
New Posts Whistle Making
Crafting the Whistle. The place to share the knowledge and to ask your questions.
13 91 Last Post Apr 29 2017, 05:03 PM
In: Whistling Warbler Bird Vessel
By: Keith Glowka
New Posts Traditional tunes for Whistles
Members can post any notation or teaching related materials here that are not copyright protected. The Flute Portal cannot check the status of copyright protected material, so please post in a responsible manner.
1 5 Last Post Nov 5 2011, 03:57 AM
In: My Heart Will Go On/titantic S...
By: Plume Blanche
New Posts Live Performance And Recording
Whether recording your flute or taking it to the stage in a live setting, this forum is for talking about hardware, tips and techniques.
Forum Led by: Moderator
466 4,595 Last Post Nov 27 2017, 09:13 AM
In: Flute Karaoke?
By: Rick McDaniel
New Posts Share Your Art
Have you been working on a song? Writing a poem or story? Come in and share your artistic work! Upload your songs and get some feedback from fellow members.
Forum Led by: Moderator
2,069 15,578 Last Post Nov 18 2017, 01:47 PM
In: Fluting In The Circle Mound
By: Prairie Wolf
New Posts General Instrument making
This is a catch-all forum for members to discuss the making of various World music instruments.
103 1,117 Last Post Nov 11 2017, 12:17 PM
In: Low Note Flat On A Flute
By: Terry B
No New Posts FPC Rules: Read these before using this section!
The Flute Portal Cafe is designed to be a more "open" section of the forum, but it still has rules. All members who use this section are expected to make themselves familiar with these rules.
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New Posts FPC: Tell us about yourself
Most of us have other interests outside of flutes, and here is where you can share a bit about yourself to give community members the bigger picture.
114 1,278 Last Post Sep 23 2017, 05:47 AM
In: A Word Of Apology... I Guess
By: Keith Glowka
New Posts FPC: Body, Mind and Spirit
A place for the more esoteric topics. Personal journeys, transformation and healing.
411 4,784 Last Post Oct 19 2017, 10:10 AM
In: The Passing Of Whiteraven
By: Rick McDaniel
New Posts FPC: The Lighter Side
Humor and inspiration.
319 2,541 Last Post Nov 29 2017, 02:46 PM
In: My Gal Sal
By: Rick McDaniel
New Posts FPC: Giving Back To The Community
This forum is for members to make announcements and draw attention to issues that face members of the flute community. Be it a charity auction or information about an event that impacts individuals or groups within the flute communnty at large, this is where it can be posted.
145 1,723 Last Post Nov 29 2017, 01:54 PM
In: Happy Thanksgiving
By: Keith Glowka
New Posts FPC: Agree To Disagree
Having different opinions is natural, and expressing them and discussing them can be a dynamic and educational experience. This is where you can plant your flag on any flute related subject and engage in spirited debate. Threads from other forums that become "debate threads" will be moved here. There are strictly enforced etiquette rules that apply to this forum and they are detailed within.
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111 4,415 Last Post Dec 23 2016, 02:22 PM
In: Political And Religious Post.....
By: Brother Cavefish
New Posts The Trading Post
This forum is for members to engage in instrument trades. ABSOLUTELY NO SELLING. Merchants who wish to promote their flutes and members who wish to sell may used the Flute Portal Market.
55 5 Last Post Nov 28 2017, 07:00 AM
In: Papago Wanted
By: M Turner

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