Jul 22, 2013 4:46 AM by AP
The annual convention of the National Flute Association will be Aug. 8-11 in New Orleans.
The group expects more than 2,000 flutists, composers, flute scholars, flute makers, music publishers and flute enthusiasts from around the world to attend.
The Marriott Hotel on Canal Street will be the headquarters for activities.
The convention will feature solo, chamber, and flute choir recitals; master classes and workshops; a variety of competitions and commercial flute exhibits.