The NFA is a thriving community of flutists, including leading soloists, orchestral players, jazz, beatbox, and world music flutists, college and university teachers, adult amateurs, students of all ages. Members of the NFA enjoy collegiality and friendship throughout the year with opportunities to meet other professionals, students, amateurs, teachers, and performers; as well as numerous other benefits that support their careers, education, and performing. NFA members are deeply involved in all aspects of the organization and have opportunities to take an active part in operations. Members can take an active role in education and outreach initiatives and furthering the NFA’s diversity, equity and inclusion goals. Join us today!
NFA members may enter the organization’s 22 prestigious competitions to reward outstanding performers, composers, publishers, scholars, and entrepreneurs. Many of these offer cash prizes and scholarships to winners.
Since 1976, the organization has hosted the NFA Annual Convention in various cities, featuring performances by great artists and ensembles, seminars and masterclasses, and exhibits of flutes, music, and accessories for sale.
Submit information about community flute events and look for events in your area.
Borrowing privileges from the world’s second largest collection of flute music.
Unlimited access to Grove Music Online, the world’s leading online resource for music research.
Unlimited access to Naxos Music Library, the most comprehensive collection of classical music available online.
A 15% discount on one year of SmartMusic for Students music education software.
NFA members enjoy a 25% discount across OUP’s vast music list.
Search the membership directory and find other flutists in your area
View a listing of the NFA's commercial members, including flute makers, music publishers, and more.
Find flute choirs and clubs in the NFA directory (Coming soon!).