Performances & Events

Upcoming Events:
2016

Jazz Fling

Friday October 7th, 2016 - 7:30pm 

  MCC Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ




DEFproject will venture into the world of jazz with their October 7th concert, Jazz Fling, featuring guest soloist Hugh Lovelady on alto saxophone playing “Wave” and “Misty.” The flute choirs will also perform “Monk’s Groove,” “Insomniac Blue,” Under the Sun” and Valerie Coleman’s “Pontchartrain.”












Tickets for concerts at Mesa Community College can be purchased at the MCC PAC Box Office, or through PurplePass.com and search for "Mesa Community College"






DEF Jams

Wednesday December 7th, 2016 - 7:30pm 

  MCC Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ




2017


Friday March 3rd, 2017 - 7:30pm 

  MCC Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ


Friday May 5th, 2017 - 7:30pm 

  MCC Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ






Tickets for concerts at Mesa Community College can be purchased at the MCC PAC Box Office, or through PurplePass.com and search for "Mesa Community College"








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Tickets can be purchased at the 
MCC PAC Box Office 
or through PurplePass.com and
Search for "Mesa Community College"

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Past Events:
2016
          at Town & Country Resort and Conference Center, San Diego, CA

          at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      May 14th - Canyon Dreams
          at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      
March 4th - Twice As Nice
          at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      
March 4th - Twice As Nice
          at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      
March 4th - Twice As Nice
          at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
2015
      December 9th - With Life!
        at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      October 16th - The Flute Witch Project
        at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
     
      July 28th - Flutes in Summer
        at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
     
      May 8th - Concert Notes: Phoenix
         at Central United Methodist Church, Phoenix, AZ

      April 22nd - Concert Notes: Mesa
         at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ
      
      January 17th - Master Class with Viviana Cumplido Wilson (co-sponsored with the AFS)
          at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

     
January 10th - High School Regional Etude Master Class (co-sponsored with the AFS)
          at Mesa Community College Music Building, Mesa, AZ
  2014
      December 16th - Christmas Concerts at the Mesa Temple Series
         at Mesa Arizona Temple Visitors' Center, Mesa, AZ

     December 14th - Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting Ceremony
         at Arizona Community Church, Tempe, AZ

      December 10th - Peppermint Pop!
         at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      December 7th - Joys of Christmas 
           at the Beatitudes Campus, Phoenix, AZ

     November 1st - A San Francisco Soiree at The Greater San Francisco Bay Area Flute Festival
            at Valley Christian High School, San Jose, CA

      October 24th - A San Francisco Soiree
            at Mesa Community College Performing Arts Center, Mesa, AZ

      July 25th - Classical Celebration
            at First United Methodist Church of Mesa, Mesa, AZ

      May 2nd - Spring Mix
            at First United Methodist Church of Mesa, Mesa, AZ
 
      March 7th - Less Is More
            at Church of the Epiphany Tempe, Tempe, AZ
 
  2013
      December 16th - ZooLights
            at the Phoenix Zoo, Phoenix, AZ

      December 13th - Winter Concert
            at The Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ

      July 18th - EL FUEGO DE LA NOCHE
            at Mesa Community College Red Mountain Campus, Mesa, AZ

      May 3rd - Asia: A Musical Journey
            at Church of the Epiphany Tempe, Tempe, AZ

      March 8th - The Water Concert
            at Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ


      January 6th - Holiday Music World Tour
            at the Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ


2012
        August 16th - Peter Sheridan in Concert
          at Tempe Center for the Arts, in Tempe, AZ

      August 11th - 40th Annual National Flute Association Convention
          at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, NV


      March 30th - Friendship Village

at Friendship Village of Tempe, Tempe, AZ


      April 18th - Eclectic Harmonies
          at Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ



  2011
      December 14th - ZooLights
            at the Phoenix Zoo

December 11th - Desert Echoes Flute Quartet playing for 
The Compassionate Friends Annual Candle-lighting 
 
        December 3rd - Holiday Concert
                at the Musical Instrument Museum

    
October 27 - 
Halloween Costume Concert
at Tempe Nazarene Church, Tempe, AZ

October 30 - Museum Encounter playing Harry Potter Themes
at the Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ

        July 19 - Summer Concert "An Evening of Soloists"
                at Church of the Beatitudes, Phoenix, AZ

April 15 - Spring Concert: World Premiere of Con Alma arranged for 
DEF Project by Grammy Award Winner Bob Freedman
 at Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ


  2010
December 12 - Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting
at Arizona Community Church, Tempe, AZ

 December 8 & 11 - ZooLights
at the Phoenix Zoo

December 5 - Prelude of Holiday Music
at Church of the Beatitudes, Phoenix, AZ
      
August 12-15 - National Flute Association National Convention
in Anaheim, CA

        August 1 - "California Bound" Concert
                 at Church of the Beatitudes, Phoenix, AZ


        April 30 - DEF Quartet and Friends
                 at King of Glory Lutheran Church


        April 23 - Spring Concert
                 at Bethany Community Church