Flutist


2009 Metropolitan Flute Orchestra in Ireland

I am first and foremost a flutist. I am principal flute with Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra and Oregon Symphonic Band, an active chamber musician, and Music Director of Rose City Flute Choir.

 

 

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Ian and Phyllis

2014 Phyllis performing with Ian Clarke

Phyllis Avidan Louke, an Altus Artist, serves as principal flute with Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra and Oregon Symphonic Band and has freelanced in the Portland area since 1991. She has performed as soloist with Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, Oregon Arts Orchestra, Oregon Symphonic Band, and Rose City Flute Choir. She has performed nationally at National Flute Association Conventions and internationally with the Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra, Oregon Arts Orchestra, International Flute Choir, Florida Flute Orchestra, and Metropolitan Flute Orchestra. Ms. Louke is an experienced church/synagogue musician, having performed extensively at Sunset Presbyterian Church in Beaverton (both as a soloist and orchestra member), Beaverton Christian Church, Holy Cross Church in North Portland, The Grotto in NE Portland, St. John Fisher Church in SW Portland, and Congregation Neveh Shalom in SW Portland.

2008 Oregon Symphonic Band

2008 Oregon Symphonic Band

 

Although frequently seen playing the larger members of the flute family (bass, contrabass, and occasionally double contrabass flutes), one of her first loves is the piccolo.

 

 

 

 

 


 

2005 Florida Flute Orchestra Tour to Provence

2005 Concert Tour in France with Florida Flute Orchestra

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2005 International Flute Orchestra Tour to China


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With the Sapporo Philharmonic

2013 Oregon Arts Orchestra Soloists – Tour to Italy

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2013 Oregon Arts Orchestra Tour to Italy – Cimerosa Concerto for Two Flutes

OR Pro Arte Chamber Orch 69

2015 Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra

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2015 Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 with Oregon Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra

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2003 NFA Convention

NFC--Happy Basses 2001

2001 National Flute Choir Recording Session

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National Flute Choir Recording Session

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NFA Convention

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National Flute Choir Performance at NFA

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National Flute Choir Recording Session


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2008 NFA Convention

292a. Professional Flute Choir in Kansas City--high five (Barry)

2008 Professional Flute Choir with Jim Walker

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Florida Flute Convention

Phyllis & Paige's Double Contrabass at NFA 2000

2000 NFA Convention

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Florida Flute Convention