Sunday, September 6, 2015
Justice Snows at
The Wheeler Opera House
328 E. Hyman Ave. Aspen,CO
5 - 7 PM

Andrea Clearfield and Alya Howe


Presents
The Second Anniversary Salon at Justice Snows

$25 per person and includes one complimentary glass of wine and passed hors d’oeuvres

Limited seating is available and guests are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets in advance at eventbrite

On Sunday, September 6, renowned composer Andrea Clearfield and acclaimed choreographer Alya Howe will bring together a diverse group of great talents for an evening of artistic exploration at the Second Anniversary Salon at Justice Snow’s. Dr. Clearfield and Ms. Howe have co-curated a program of dynamic performances including music, dance, and poetry in the intimate and historic setting of Justice Snow’s Restaurant + Bar in downtown Aspen.

Featuring:

  • Andrea Clearfield, pianist/composerwill perform a 19th Century Salon-style waltz with Alya Howe, dancer/choreographer and friends
  • Nancy Steltmann, cellist from Grand Rapids, MI, will perform Suite No. 5 in C minor (Prelude, Saraband) by J.S. Bach and Vocalise by Rachmaninoff with Andrea Clearfield, pianist
  • Lisamarie McGrath, flutist and sound journey meditation artist from Philadelphia/Colorado, will perform “The Mythic Flute Embodied”: Robert Baska’s Krishna’s Song and a Native American Flute Improvisation inspired by Kokopelli
  • David Kontak, musician, instrument builder from New Hampshire, will perform original works on his homemade, invented instruments
  • Chad Steig, performance artist, will use a variety of forms including paint, music, poetry and sculpture to express the notion that true, public art has the power to change lives
  • Alyssa Szczelina, 16-year old Roaring Fork Valley native and featured poet at Aspen’s Poetry Brothel, performs three original poems designed to confront cultural norms and limits
  • Sierra Brown is a 19 year old classically trained guitarist, lost in all directions, and full of questions. She lives to write and play the guitar like it’s oxygen.

Saturday and Sunday,
April 18th and 19th, 2015
Hardwood Museum of Art
Taos, NM
5:00 PM

The Taos Chamber Music Group
Presents
UNIMAGINED BRIDGES

Featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, flutes
Nancy Laupheimer, flute
David Felberg, violin
Sally Guenther, cello
Debra Ayers, piano

"Taking its cue from the eponymous Rainer Maria Rilke poem, Taos Chamber Music Group's season finale explores "unimagined bridges" from Bach's Trio Sonata in G Major for two flutes and keyboard, to Brahms' Piano trio No. 3, Op. 101 in c minor, as well as Kevin Puts' soaring Arches for solo violin, James Demars' Crow Wing for flute and Native American Flute, and Unimagined Bridges for Flute and Native American Flutes by Andrea Clearfield. Influenced by the Four Directions of the Native American Medicine Wheel, Unimagined Bridges will be performed with photographs by Lenny Foster.

For more information and directions follow this link.

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015
Birdsong Peace Chamber
10 - 11:30 AM

Native American Flute Class
at
Birdsong Peace Chamber

$30 per person

For all of those Native American Flute lovers who have long requested or are simply interested in receiving instruction on how to play and care for the Native American Flute, and learn some interesting “tid-bits” of flute history, professional flutist and teacher, Lisamarie McGrath, is offering the opportunity to experience a Native American Flute Group Class.

All levels of experienced or non-experienced Native American Flutist are welcome. Bring your flutes, breath, lips and fingers! If you do not yet have a flute and would like to embark upon this journey into sound vibration, it is recommended that you purchase an f# flute of your choice from Odell Borg: (High Spirits Flutes), and come join in the fun!!!

(800) 394-1523 or (520) 394-2900

Saturday, March 21, 2015
The Jackson Inn
5:00 PM

Second Saturday Poets
Presents
Haiku Night


Featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, Classical and Native American Flutes


The Jackson Inn, Inc.
101 North DuPont Road
Wilmington, DE 19807-3105
(302) 652-9972

Cover charge is $5.


Because of the upcoming St. Patrick's Day holiday on Tuesday, March 17th, we expect many early revelers to crowd the Jackson Inn on Saturday, March 14th, which would be our usual 2nd Saturday Poets reading. Our host, Fred, has kindly agreed to let us move our reading this month to Saturday, March 21st! Please mark your calendars!


Our March reading will be HAIKU NIGHT, a very popular event that has grown over the last few years with many readers enjoying the festivities. We are limiting the readings to three haiku per person to make sure we can accommodate as many readers as possible. There are no featured readers during Haiku Night. If we have any time left after the first round of haiku, that time will be offered as an open mic with the readings being limited to 3 minutes per read.


If you have any questions, please contact Bob Davis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


NOTE: The Jackson Inn holds a tavern license, and while it serves food, it is restricted to the limitations of a tavern for serving alcohol. That means Second Saturday attendees MUST BE 21 or older to attend readings at the Jackson Inn.


The Jackson Inn is located at the corner of North DuPont Road and Lancaster Avenue, across the street from the Lancaster Avenue entrance to the Silverbrook Cemetery and facing the large sculpture on the corner of North DuPont Road that fronts the Cab Calloway School for the Performing Arts (the old Wilmington High School). There will be the usual $5 cover, which gifts the featured readers. Free parking is available in the parking lot that surrounds the Inn. The food is tasty and reasonably priced!

Sunday, March 8th, 2015
Soji Zen Center
Lansdowne, PA
2:00-3:30 PM

MYSTIC PULSE
Presents
A Sound Journey

A Sound Journey to benefit the Soji Zen Center
Experience an intimate voyage through the mystic vibrations of a Gong and Native American Flute Bath

Featuring:
Christopher Hakurei Kulp, Gong and percussion
Lisamarie McGrath, Native American flute, chimes and Tibetan singing bowls

All monies received will be donated to the non-profit
Soji Zen Center

$15 entrance fee

(extra monetary gifts gratefully accepted; fee and donations are tax deductible)
Please bring your favorite pillow and blanket for comfort.

Soji Zen Center
2325 W. Marshall Rd.
Lansdowne, PA 19050

For directions and information regarding Soji Zen Center:
http://sojizencenter.com/

Friday, February 13th, 2015
Symphony Square
Senior Assisted
Living Center
35 Old Lancaster Rd
Bala Cynwyd,PA 19004
11 - 12 PM

Symphony Square Senior Assisted Living Center
Presents
A Concert of Flutes

Featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, flute
Cynthia Folio, flute

ENTRANCE IS FREE TO THOSE WHO HAVE FRIENDS AND FAMILY AT SYMPHONY SQUARE.

To learn more about composer and flutist Cynthia Folio follow this link.

Friday, May 2, 2014
Station Gallery
Greenville,DE
5-8 PM

The Station Gallery
Presents
A Lifetime Retrospective of the Artistry of Louise Clearfield

Featuring the Musicians of MYSTIC PULSE(accompanying the art):
Lisamarie McGrath, Flutes
Christopher Kulp, Percussion

Station Gallery
3922 Kennett Pike
Greenville, DE 19807
(302)654-8638
5-8pm

Friday, April 25th, 2014
Soji Zen Center
Lansdowne, PA
7:00 PM

MYSTIC PULSE
Presents
The Mythic Flute Embodied

Featuring the Musicians of MYSTIC PULSE:
Lisamarie McGrath, Flutes
Kara Barnett, Ethnic Percussion
Christopher Kulp, Ethnic Percussion
Connie Paolino, Ethnic Percussion

Soji Zen Center
2325 W. Marshall Rd.
Lansdowne, PA 19050

$20 entrance at the door
ALL ENTRANCE FEES AND DONATIONS WILL BE DONATED TO SOJI


Works by: Baksa, Debussy, Hoover, Honegger, Donjon and Mystic Pulse

To learn more about the musicians of MYSTIC PULSE visit:
http://www.lisamariemcgrath.com/programs/mystic-pulse

For directions and information regarding Soji Zen Center:
http://sojizencenter.com/

Sunday, March 30th, 2014
Birdsong Peace Chamber
Pottstown, PA
3:30 PM

The Birdsong Peace Chamber
Presents
The Mythic Flute Embodied

Featuring the Musicians of MYSTIC PULSE:
Lisamarie McGrath, Flutes
Kara Barnett, Ethnic Percussion
Christopher Kulp, Ethnic Percussion
Connie Paolino, Ethnic Percussion

Birdsong Peace Chamber
601 County Park Rd
Pottstown, PA 19465

$25 entrance at the door
($5 from each entrance fee will be donated to the Bird Song Peace Chamber)

 


Works by: Baksa, Debussy, Hoover, Honegger, Donjon and Mystic Pulse

To learn more about the musicians of MYSTIC PULSE visit:
http://www.lisamariemcgrath.com/programs/mystic-pulse

For more information about THE BIRDSONG PEACE CHAMBER visit:
http://www.birdsongpeacechamber.com/index.htm

Saturday, March 8, 2014
The Jackson Inn
5:00 PM

Second Saturday Poets
Presents
Haiku Night


Featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, Classical and Native American Flutes


The Jackson Inn, Inc.
101 North DuPont Road
Wilmington, DE 19807-3105
(302) 652-9972

Cover charge is $5.


Please bring your own original haiku to share on 3/8/14. Each haiku should be a very short three-line poem. It doesn’t need to have exactly seventeen syllables like classical Japanese haiku. Each poet can read up to ten of his or her haiku, and Lisamarie McGrath will improvise musical interludes with her classical silver flute and Native American flutes.


If you have any questions, please contact Bob Davis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . As usual, after the featured haiku readings, we will follow with an open mic for short poems and prose of any format.


NOTE: The Jackson Inn holds a tavern license, and while it serves food, it is restricted to the limitations of a tavern for serving alcohol. That means Second Saturday attendees MUST BE 21 or older to attend readings at the Jackson Inn.


The Jackson Inn is located at the corner of North DuPont Road and Lancaster Avenue, across the street from the Lancaster Avenue entrance to the Silverbrook Cemetery and facing the large sculpture on the corner of North DuPont Road that fronts the Cab Calloway School for the Performing Arts (the old Wilmington High School). There will be the usual $5 cover, which gifts the featured readers. Free parking is available in the parking lot that surrounds the Inn. The food is tasty and reasonably priced!

Sunday, February 23rd 2014
The Salon,
Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM

The Salon, Philadelphia PA
Presents a performance by:
The Musiciaans of Mystic Pulse


Featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath,, Flutes
Kara Barnett, Percussion
Christopher Kulp, Percussion
Connie Paolino, Percussion


For more information, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Saturday, May 4, 2013
Private residence of
Pat Wood
Wynnewood, PA
7:30 PM

Salon of Music and Theater
a fundraiser for WAY IN Jewish Mindfulness Center
Featuring
actors Polly Macintyre, Arnold Murphy-Kendall and Ben Kendall performing original works
MYSTIC PULSE ensemble performing improvisational music including:
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute
Kara Barnett, Percussion
Connie Paolino, Percussion
and hostess/salon producer Sharon Sigal singing SONGS of ARLEN and HARBURG with pianist and music director Sam Heifetz

Please send checks (minimum donation of $50) payable to WAY IN

 

addressed to: Sharon Sigal
627 Haverford Rd
Ardmore PA 19003
SEATING LIMITED
For questions prior to 5/4: 610-649-0274 or 610-547-1705. For evening of the salon, 610-642-6142.
Parking is not permitted on Remington rd--please park on Minden Way. The residence driveway may be used for handicapped parking only.

Friday, April 19, 2013
The Esperanza Center
Philadelphia, PA
7:30pm

INTERCULTURAL JOURNEYS presents as part of PIFA
Guadalupe: Our Lady of the Roses
Featuring:
Diego Silva, tenor
Chrystal Williams, mezzo-soprano
Rolando Morales, Matos, percussions
Adriana Linares, Dali quartet and Elite Strings Chamber Orchestra
Jesus Morales, Dali quartet
Carlos Rubio, Dali quartet
Simon Gollo, Dali quartet
Lisamarie McGrath, Native American Flutes
Cynthia Folio, Flute
Marshall Taylor, Alto sax
Jeffry Kirschen, horn
Yunfei Ruan, horn
Jonathan Coopersmith, Associate Conductor for the Philadelphia Singers
Tim Ribchester, pianist
Magdaliz Roura, folk artist

The Esperanza Center
191 W. Hunting Park Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
7:30pm

For more information see INTERCULTURAL JOURNEYS and PIFA:

Sunday, February 24, 2013
Woodmere Art Museum
3:00 PM

Woodmere Art Museum - Classical Sundays
Presents a Concert of music for flute and cello:
Works by Telemann, Beethoven, Villa-Lobos,
J.S. Bach and Uebayashi


Featuring
Lisamarie McGrath, Flutist
Jeffery Solow , Cellist

Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
215-247-0476
WoodmereArtMuseum.org

Saturday, January 12, 2013
Overbrook Environmental
Education Center
9am (8:30-9:00am check in)

Rebuild Together Philadelphia
Presents
Yoga for your body and spirit and a fundraiser to help rebuild houses in our local communities!!!
Featuring
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute, Native American Flutes
Kara Barnett and Connie, ethnic percussion

Overbrook Environmental Educational Center
6134 Lancaster Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19151

www.rebuildingphilly.org/omsforhomes2013.htm

Sunday, January 6, 2013
The Historic
Collen Brook Farm House
1 PM to 4 PM

The Upper Darby Historical Society
Presents
The 12th Day of Christmas at Collen Brook
Featuring
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute, Native American Flutes

Collen Brook Farm
Marvine Ave. & Mansion Rd.
Drexel Hill, PA 19026


Enjoy an afternoon of "Early American Cuisine" and a 50 minute concert of beautiful flute music. Space is limited, so make your reservations as soon as possible by down-loading the registration form. Lisamarie's double CD The Colors Fall will also be available for purchase after the event.

Sunday, September 9, 2012
Cream and Sugar Cafe
Wayne, PA
11a.m. to 2p.m.

The Cream and Sugar Cafe
Presents
An afternoon of flute and piano music
Featuring
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute, Native American Flutes
Jean Francois Proulx, Piano

Cream and Sugar Cafe
163 E. Lancaster Ave.
Wayne, PA 19087

Stop in and enjoy our beautiful musical offerings and delicious selections from the Cafe menu.
Lisamarie's double CD, THE COLORS FALL, will be for sale.
Donations gratefully accepted.

Saturday, Aug 11, 2012
The Jackson Inn
5:00 PM

Second Saturday Poets
presents
Haiku Night


Featuring Classical and Native American Flutist:
Lisamarie McGrath

The Jackson Inn, Inc.
101 North DuPont Road
Wilmington, DE 19807-3105
(302) 652-9972

Cover charge is $5.

Please bring your own original haiku to share on 8/11/12. Each haiku should be a very short three-line poem. It doesn’t need to have exactly seventeen syllables like classical Japanese haiku. Each poet can read up to ten of his or her haiku, and Lisamarie McGrath will improvise musical interludes with her classical silver flute and Native American flute.

If you have any questions, please contact Bob Davis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . As usual, after the featured haiku readings, we will follow with an open mic for short poems and prose of any format.

NOTE: The Jackson Inn holds a tavern license, and while it serves food, it is restricted to the limitations of a tavern for serving alcohol. That means Second Saturday attendees MUST BE 21 or older to attend readings at the Jackson Inn.

The Jackson Inn is located at the corner of North DuPont Road and Lancaster Avenue, across the street from the Lancaster Avenue entrance to the Silverbrook Cemetery and facing the large sculpture on the corner of North DuPont Road that fronts the Cab Calloway School for the Performing Arts (the old Wilmington High School). There will be the usual $5 cover, which gifts the featured readers. Free parking is available in the parking lot that surrounds the Inn. The food is tasty and reasonably priced!

Saturday, June 23, 2012
The Quadrangle
Haverford, PA
7:30 PM
The Quadrangle
presents
Au Dela Du Temps (Transcending Time)
Works by Yuko Uebayashi, Cynthia Folio

featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute
Michele Kelly, Flute
Jean Francois Proulx, Piano

The Quadrangle
3300 Darby Road
Haverford, PA 19041

Those with friends or family living at The Quadrangle are welcome to attend.

Sunday, June 10, 2012
Woodmere Art Museum
3:00 PM
Au Dela Du Temps (Transcending Time)
Works by Yuko Uebayashi, Cynthia Folio, Bach and Jean-Francois Proulx


featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute
Cynthia Folio, Flute
Jean Francois Proulx, Piano
 

Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
215-247-0476
WoodmereArtMuseum.org

Sunday,March 25th 2012
The Salon, Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM

The Salon, Philadelphia PA
Movements I and II of Yuko Uebayashi's
Au Dela Du Temps

For Two Flutes and Piano
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute
Cynthia Folio, Flute
Jean Francois Proulx, Piano

For more information, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sunday, January 15, 2012
Cherry Hill
3:00pm
Chiu-Lin and Friends
present
A Chamber Music Concert for
Steinway Society of South Jersey

Featured works: Yuko Uebayashi's Au Dela Du Temps, Fantasie Op. 79 by Gabriel Faure,
3 Romances, Op. 94 by Robert Schumann, Suite, Op. 116 by Benjamin Godard,
Piece en Forme de Habanera by Maurice Ravel, and Fuga y Misterio by Astor Piazzolla.

Chiu-Ling, Piano
Ellen Fisher-Deerberg, Flute
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute

Jacobs Music
1200 Haddonfield Rd,
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856)663-8888

Saturday, December 3, 2011
The New Jersey Flute Society
8:00 PM
The New Jersey Flute Society presents:
CELEBRATE THE FLUTE
A concert of music showcasing flutes from around the globe.
Featuring:
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute and Native American Flutes
Elise Carter, Flute
David Weiss, World flutes (Flutist for New York City's production of THE LION KING)

Caldwell College: Alumni Theater
9 Ryerson
Caldwell, New Jersey
For more information: NJflutesociety.org
Sunday, November 13, 2011
Woodmere Art Museum
3:00 PM
Unimagined Bridges, A Collaboration of
Native American Flutes and European Silver Flute

featuring

Lisamarie McGrath on Native American Flutes & Silver Flute
Michele Kelly on Silver Flute
Jane Moore, Narrator

The newly commissioned work, Unimagined Bridges, by Andrea Clearfield
Other works by James DeMars, Katherine Hoover, Travis Terry, and R. Carlos Nakai

Includes complimentary copy of the CD, Unimagined Bridges...Fountain of Consciousness, for all attendees


Woodmere Art Museum
9201 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
215-247-0476
WoodmereArtMuseum.org
Sunday, September 25, 2011
The Salon, Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM
The Salon, Philadelphia PA
Movements III and IV of Yuko Uebayashi's Au Dela Du Temps
For Two Flutes and Piano
Lisamarie McGrath, Flute
Cynthia Folio, Flute
Jean Francois Proulx, Piano

For more information, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Friday, April 8, 2011
2:00 PM
University of Pennsylvania
Masterclass & Concert

featuring
Lisamarie McGrath on Native American Flutes
Michele Kelly on Silver Flute

Music of DeMars, Clearfield, and Nakai
Thursday, March 31, 2011
7:30
PM
Rock Hall Auditorium
Temple University

Temple University Presents
Faculty Recital: Glaux

featuring

Cynthia Folio, flute;
Lisamarie McGrath, flute; Jeffrey Solow, cello; Charles Abramovic, piano; Marshall Taylor, sax; Andy Laster, sax

Composers: Cynthia Folio, Kento Watanabe, Jon Gruver, Erin Busch, Cicada Brokaw, Andrea Clearfield

Sunday, February 27, 2011
Nassau At Four
Princeton, NJ
Free admission to concert
4:00 PM
Nassau At Four Concert Series Presents
Unimagined Bridges, A Collaboration of
Native American Flutes and European Silver Flute


featuring
Lisamarie McGrath on Native American Flutes
Michele Kelly on Silver Flute
Jane Moore, Narrator
The newly commissioned work, Unimagined Bridges, by Andrea Clearfield

Includes complimentary copy of the CD, Unimagined Bridges...Fountain of Consciousness, for all attendees

Nassau Presbyterian Church
61 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ 08542

This series is free to the public and is followed by a dinner offered for $7.00. Reservations for the dinner are due at the church office the Wednesday preceding each concert.

Click Here for Directions

Saturday, February 26, 2011
The Quadrangle
Haverford, PA
7:30 PM
The Quadrangle Presents
Unimagined Bridges, A Collaboration of
Native American Flutes and European Silver Flute


featuring
Lisamarie McGrath on Native American Flutes
Michele Kelly on Silver Flute
Jane Moore, Narrator

The newly commissioned work, Unimagined Bridges, by Andrea Clearfield

Includes complimentary copy of the CD, Unimagined Bridges...Fountain of Consciousness, for all attendees

The Quadrangle
3300 Darby Road
Haverford, PA 19041

Those with friends or family living at The Quadrangle are welcome to attend.

Sunday, December 19, 2010
The Salon, Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM
The Salon, Philadelphia PA
Movements III and IV of Andrea Clearfield's Unimagined Bridges
For Native American Flutes and Silver Transverse Flute
Lisamarie McGrath with Michele Kelly

Cynthia Folio's Z3 for 2 Flutes and Piano
Cynthia Folio, Lisamarie McGrath, and Jean Francois Proulx

For more information, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sunday, December 12, 2010 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Ticket Information To Be Announced
The Upper Darby Historical Society Presents
its Annual Christmas at Collen Brook
featuring
Lisamarie McGrath
and
Michele Kelly

Click here for directions
For more information call (610) 924-0222 or send email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sunday, September 12, 2010
4:00 PM
$10 at door
Unimagined Bridges...Fountain of Consciousness
CD Release Recital and Benefit for the Tashirat Orphanage

Featuring
Lisamarie McGrath on Native American and Silver Flutes
Tania DeVizia on Silver Flute
and
The World Premier of Unimagined Bridges by Andrea Clearfield

$10 at door, all proceeds to benefit the Tashirat Orphanage
Includes complimentary copy of the CD, Unimagined Bridges...Fountain of Consciousness, for all attendees


Bird Song Peace Chamber (Chiuu-cho-cha-aaa-neh)
601 County Park Road
Pottstown, PA 19465

Click here for directions

Sunday, April 25, 2010
The Salon, Philadelphia, PA
7:30 PM
Movements I and II of Andrea Clearfield's Unimagined Bridges
For Native American Flutes and Silver Transverse Flute

For more information, email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.