Learn more about the Native American Flute at the Beaverton Public Library this weekend with this local music event:
August 18, 2012 at 2:00 PM at the Beaverton Library. Husband-and-wife duo Nancy and Rob Downie, known to local audiences as "Heartstrings", will present a program on the Native American flute. Nancy and Rob will explain the history and significance of the flute in Native American culture, discuss how the flute is constructed and played, and demonstrate a variety of different flutes and styles of music playable on them. The program will last an hour and 15 minutes, after which you will be invited on stage to see the flutes "up close and personal" and ask questions. Don’t miss this opportunity to get to know this intriguing instrument!via Beaverton City Library.