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Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall, Dreamtime CD
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Cornell Kinderknecht, Nightfall CD
Nightfall
Cornell Kinderknecht, Returning Home CD
Returning Home
Cornell Kinderknecht, Coventry Carol digital single
Coventry Carol
Cornell Kinderknecht, Helicoid, A Suite for Mankind
Helicoid, A Suite for Mankind
Sound Oasis Trio, Overture to the Ethers CD, Cornell Kinderknecht, Martin McCall, Cynthia Stuart
Overture to the Ethers
Cornell Kinderknecht, Jodi Roberts & Bill Protzman - Equilibrium CD
Equilibrium
Cornell Kinderknecht & Jodi Roberts, Ziba CD
Ziba
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Cornell Kinderknecht's Upcoming Performances
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Thursday, October 19, 2017

  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Richardson, Texas.
    In the Fall 2017 session of this course, we will focus on song structure, improvisation and harmony. Along the way, we'll work on technique, skills and embellishments. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Five Thursday evenings, October 19 - November 16, 2017 at 7:30pm

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Richardson, Texas

    Please register in advance (by October 18) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, November 11, 2017
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Addison / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission

    This event begins at 7:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Ananda Meditation and Yoga Center of Dallas, 4901 Keller Springs Rd, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001. Click for map and directions.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/meditation room. Both chair and floor seating are available. Chairs, pillows, cushions and blankets are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
  • Private event - Dallas, Texas.

Thursday, November 16, 2017
  • First United Methodist Church of Allen - Allen, Texas. Cornell will present a program on world flutes to the XYZ group.

Sunday, December 31, 2017
  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. Burning Bowl Service at the morning Sunday services. Music by Cornell Kinderknecht and others. 11 a.m. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Saturday, March 3, 2018
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (March 3-8, 2018) - Springdale, Utah. March 3-8, 2018. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Rona Yellowrobe, Joe Young, Jon Sarantos and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The venue for the school will split between neighboring hotels (walking distance) Hampton Inn & Suites / Holiday Inn Express, Springdale, Utah. Link...

Sunday, March 18, 2018
  • Sweet Pipes - Dallas Public Library - Dallas, Texas. 3:00 p.m. Sweet Pipes: Jamie Allen, Cornell Kinderknecht and Friends, recorders. The co-directors of the Dallas Recorder Society will present a concert of early and contemporary music for the recorder and recorder ensemble. Sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon. Admission is free. Dallas Public Library, J. Erik Jonsson Central Library Auditorium (1st floor), 1515 Young St., Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Sunday, April 1, 2018
  • Red River Unitarian Universalist Church - Dennison, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 11:15 a.m. Easter Sunday service. Location: Red River Unitarian Universalist Church, 515 N. Burnett Ave, Dennison, TX 75021. Link...


Cornell Kinderknecht's Past Performances
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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. 4 Tuesday evenings, October 10 - November 14, 2017 at 7:30pm (there will be no class on October 17 or October 31).

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    Please register in advance (by October 9) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Thursday, October 5, 2017
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 5 - 8, 2017) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pamela Mortensen, Joseph L. Young and Timothy J.P. Gomez. Director: Cornell Kinderknecht. October 5-8, 2017, Vashon Island, WA 98070. Link...

Sunday, October 1, 2017
  • 2nd Annual Declare World Peace Concert - Dallas, Texas. A Celebration of World Music, Dance, and Spirituality" focusing on the theme of peace and tolerance across lines of class/caste, creed, and community.

    This multidisciplinary concert features the Dallas and Austin-based Indo-jazz-world fusion project Sangeet Millennium Ensemble with special guests Impending Bloom Floating Ensemble, Jamal Mohamed and Jonathan Jones, Jacco Velarde & Vision Andina, Veronica Valles, Austin Dance India, Hathor Henrix.

    3:30-6:00pm. Unity on Greenville, 3425 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206. Advance tickets available online. Link...

Saturday, September 30, 2017
  • Dallas Meditation Center Homecoming Festival and Open House - Richardson, Texas. WELCOME HOME! Join Dallas Meditation Center for a public celebration of their new facility in Richardson. A full day of events is planned, showcasing the services, classes and activites the center offers, including a ribbon cutting with city and community leaders, and a community celebration.

    Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall will offer a musical meditation at approxmiately 3:30pm as part of the day's festivities.

    1:30-9:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 810 W. Arapaho Rd., Suite 98, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Saturday, September 16, 2017
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 9:30 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
  • Unity of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Opening of World Day of Prayer. 7:00pm. Unity Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    -- BEGINNER --
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, September 5 - 26, 2017 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one ($60 material cost). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE by August 28, 2017 for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Friday, September 1, 2017
  • Help Through Harmony Benefit Concert - Dallas. Local Dallas Musicians Come Together for a Benefit Concert to assist the people of Houston recovering from Hurrican Harvey. Come for the Music and Show Your LOVE and SUPPORT Through Your LOVE OFFERINGS! Musical talent includes: Lainey Bernstein, Robin Hackett, Rahim Quazi, Cornell Kinderknecht, Thiago Nascimento, Mark Landson, Fingerprints, Julie Bonk, Candace Lorraine Stowers, Shanti Webb-Nolan.

    7:30pm. CSLDallas, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, August 27, 2017
  • The Power of Song Day of Mindfulness - Richardson, Texas. The Power of Song. A Day of Mindfulness celebrating our human creativity through music and the creative arts. Facilitated by Dharmacharya Terry Cortes-Vega and musicians Brian Otto Kimmel "Bk", Cornell Kinderknecht and Robin Hackett. 10:15 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 810 W. Arapaho Rd., Suite 98, Richardson, TX 75080. Get information and register online. Link...

Saturday, August 19, 2017
  • Solar Eclipse Concert with Jodi Roberts and Cornell Kinderknecht - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Gongs and Bowls) -- crystal and ancient metal. Join us in this intimate sacred setting as we weave the sonic message of peace and preparation to anchor the paradox of the solar eclipse -light and shadow come together in Oneness.

    7:00-9:00pm. Star Coyote Sound Temple, Plano, Texas, near Coit and Parker. Address and directions will be sent to you upon RSVP. RSVP REQUIRED. Admission: $30. Link...

Saturday, August 12, 2017
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Richardson, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission

    This event begins at 7:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 810 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 98, Richardson, TX 75080. Click for map and directions.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/meditation room. Both chair and floor seating are available. Chairs, pillows, cushions and blankets are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Sunday, June 25, 2017
  • Holistic Festival of Life and Wellness - Plano, Texas. Catch Impending Bloom at this festival celebrating life and wellness. The festival runs from 10am - 8pm. Plano Centre, 2000 E Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, Texas 75074. Link...

Sunday, June 18, 2017
  • Private event - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Julie Bonk, private event.

Saturday, June 17, 2017
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Richardson, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission

    This event begins at 7:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 810 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 98, Richardson, TX 75080. Click for map and directions.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/meditation room. Both chair and floor seating are available. Chairs, pillows, cushions and blankets are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Plano, Texas.
    In the Summer 2017 session of this course, we will look at some of the styles of playing Native flute, including traditional and contemporary styles. Along the way, we'll work on technique, skills and embellishments. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Four Tuesday evenings, May 30 - June 27, 2017 at 7:30pm (there will be no class on June 13).

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Plano, Texas

    Please register in advance (by May 29) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, May 14, 2017
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the 10:10 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, May 12, 2017
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Friday mornings, May 12, June 2, 9 and 16, 2017 at 7:30pm (there will be no class on May 19 or 26).

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    Please register in advance (by May 11) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Monday, May 8, 2017
  • United Methodist Women - Richardson, Texas. Cornell will present a program on world flutes at the monthly gathering.

Saturday, May 6, 2017
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Thursday, May 4, 2017
  • National Day of Prayer at CSLDallas - Dallas. 7:00pm. Cornell will be a presenter at this event. CSLDallas, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, April 29, 2017
  • Denton Arts and Jazz Festival - Impending Bloom - Denton, Texas. Impending Bloom will perform at 11am on the Roving River stage. Martin McCall, Cornell Kinderknecht, Don Vitsentzos, Andy Chiles. Link...

Sunday, April 23, 2017
  • Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival - Impending Bloom - Fort Worth, Texas. Impending Bloom will perform at 11am on the UT Arlington Main Stage at the Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival. Martin McCall, Cornell Kinderknecht, Don Vitsentzos, Andy Chiles. Link...

Sunday, April 16, 2017
  • Red River Unitarian Universalist Church - Dennison, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 11:15 a.m. Easter Sunday service. Location: Red River Unitarian Universalist Church, 515 N. Burnett Ave, Dennison, TX 75021. Link...

Friday, March 31, 2017
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    -- BEGINNER --
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Friday mornings, March 31 - April 21, 2017, 11:00am - 12:30pm.

    Location: Plano, Texas area (near Coit and Parker)

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one ($60 material cost). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE by March 30, 2017 for this class so that materials can be reserved. Early bird pricing for those registering by March 17. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, March 26, 2017
  • CSLDallas - Dallas. 9:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Cornell will be a guest musician at the Sunday services. CSLDallas, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, March 18, 2017
  • Peace Concert with Jodi Roberts and Cornell Kinderknecht - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Gongs and Bowls) -- crystal and ancient metal. Join us in this intimate sacred setting as we weave the sonic message of peace. This event is an official Season for Nonviolence event.

    6:00-7:30pm. Star Coyote Sound Temple, Plano, Texas. Address and directions will be sent to you upon RSVP. RSVP required. Admission: $30 Link...

Friday, March 17, 2017
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art. General admission. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 6:00pm in the atrium and 7:30pm in the gallery. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Link...

Sunday, March 12, 2017
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the 10:10 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, March 4, 2017
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (March 4-9, 2017) - Springdale, Utah. March 4-9, 2017. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Rona Yellowrobe, Joe Young, Jon Sarantos and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The venue for the school will split between neighboring hotels (walking distance) Hampton Inn & Suites / Holiday Inn Express, Springdale, Utah. Link...

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, February 21 - March 21, 2017 at 7:30pm (there will be no class on March 7).

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    Please register in advance (by February 18) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Wednesday, February 15, 2017
  • Peace Concert with Jodi Roberts and Cornell Kinderknecht - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Gongs and Bowls) -- crystal and ancient metal. Join us in this intimate sacred setting as we weave the sonic message of peace. This event is an official Season for Nonviolence event.

    7:30-9:00pm. Star Coyote Sound Temple, Plano, Texas. Address and directions will be sent to you upon RSVP. RSVP required. Admission: $30 Link...

Saturday, February 4, 2017
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Monday, January 30, 2017
  • Opening of the Season for Nonviolence - Dallas, Texas. Seasons for Peace and Nonviolence Dallas. Opening Ceremony. Rev. Veronica Valles, Robin Hackett, Cornell Kinderknecht, Rev. Eric Folkerth, Annie Benjamin, Rev. Karen Romestan, Cynthia Stuart, Wake Up Dallas YES (Dallas Meditation Center), Rodney Steman and others. Northaven United Methodist Church. More info coming soon...

Thursday, January 26, 2017
  • Richardson Newcomers and Neighbors Club - Richardson, Texas. Cornell will present a program on world flutes at the monthly gathering.

Sunday, January 22, 2017
  • Christ United Methodist Church - Plano, Texas. Cornell will be a musical guest at the morning services. Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075. Link...

Friday, January 20, 2017
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art. General admission. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 6:00pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Link...

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    -- BEGINNER --
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Wednesday evenings, January 18 - February 8, 2017 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Plano, Texas area (near Coit and Parker)

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one ($60 material cost). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE by January 11, 2017 for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Tuesday, January 17, 2017
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Plano, Texas.
    In the Spring 2017 session of this course, we will focus on embellishing melodies, playing with confidence and ease, finding interesting note combinations, and expressive playing. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Four Tuesday evenings, January 17 - February 7, 2017 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Plano, Texas

    Please register in advance (by January 15) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Friday, January 13, 2017
  • Kirtan with the Ananda Dallas Community - Addison, Texas. Join the Ananda Kirtan musicians joined by world flute musician, Cornell Kinderknecht, and world percussionist, Martin McCall, for an evening of chanting. There will be harmonium, guitar, kirtals, drums, and voices to create a meditative vibration of Peace, Power and Joy. Let's raise our voices in song! 7:00-8:30 p.m., $15-25 love offering suggested. Ananda Dallas Meditation and Yoga Center, 4901 Keller Springs Road, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001 Link...

Sunday, January 8, 2017
  • First United Methodist Church of Allen - Allen, Texas. Cornell will be a musical guest at the morning services. Location: First United Methodist Church of Allen, 601 S. Greenville Rd, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

Sunday, January 1, 2017
  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. Burning Bowl Service at the morning Sunday services. Music by Cornell Kinderknecht and Jeffrey Ball. 11 a.m. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Saturday, December 24, 2016
  • Unity of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Christmas Eve music at Unity of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Sunday, December 11, 2016
  • Holistic Festival of Life and Wellness - Plano, Texas. Catch Impending Bloom at this festival celebrating life and wellness. The festival runs from 10am - 8pm. Plano Centre, 2000 E Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, Texas 75074. Link...

Saturday, December 3, 2016
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
  • Texas Women's University - Denton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will give a presentation on Native flutes at Texas Women's University.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
  • Impending Bloom at The Green Elephant - Dallas, Texas. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, saxophone, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, saxophone and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Andy Chiles: bass.

    9:00-10:00pm. The Green Elephant, 5627 Dyer St, Dallas, TX 75206 Link...

Saturday, October 22, 2016
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Addison / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission

    This event begins at 7:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Ananda Meditation and Yoga Center of Dallas, 4901 Keller Springs Rd, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001. Click for map and directions.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/meditation room. Both chair and floor seating are available. Chairs, pillows, cushions and blankets are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Saturday, October 15, 2016
  • Denton Bach Society - Denton, Texas. The Denton Bach Society kicks off its 40th anniversary season with a return to its roots: an all J.S. Bach concert. Cornell will join the orchestra on recorder for Cantata #161, Komm, du süsse Todesstunde. 7:00pm. First United Methodist Church in Denton, 201 S Locust St, Denton, TX 76201 Link...

Saturday, October 8, 2016
  • United States Ocarina Festival Main Concert - Allen, Texas. This international concert is main event of the multi-day United States Ocarina Festival. Confirmed performers so far: Kazumi Sato (Japan), Ensemble SA-KU-RA (Japan), Cris Gale (USA), Cornell Kinderknecht (USA). Concert: 7:00 p.m. Location: Allen Civic Auditorium located at Allen Public Library. 300 North Allen Drive, Allen, Texas 75013. Link...

Thursday, September 29, 2016
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Sep 29 - Oct 2, 2016) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Joe Young and Wayne McCleskey. Director: Cornell Kinderknecht. September 29 - October 2, 2016, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070. Link...

Sunday, September 25, 2016
  • Declare World Peace: A Celebration of World Music, Dance, and Poetry - Dallas, Texas. In celebration of International Peace Week, Unity on Greenville in Dallas presents "Declare World Peace: A Celebration of World Music, Dance, and Spirituality" focusing on the theme of peace and tolerance across lines of class/caste, creed, and community.

    This multidisciplinary concert features the Dallas and Austin-based Indo-jazz-world fusion project Sangeet Millennium Ensemble with special guests Eastern soul songstress Nagavalli, new music group Impending Bloom Floating Ensemble, contemporary Arabic musicians Jamal Mohamed and Jonathan Jones, Odissi dancer from India Sanchita Bhattacharya, and Argentine folklorico bard Federico Bozas.

    3:30-6:00pm. Unity on Greenville, 3425 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206. Advance tickets available online. Link...

Sunday, September 11, 2016
  • Unity of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the 9am and 11am services. Location: Unity of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Tuesday, August 30, 2016
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, August 30 - September 20, 2016 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    Please register in advance (by August 28) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Sunday, August 7, 2016
  • Private event - Grapevine, Texas.

Friday, July 22, 2016
  • Impending Bloom at Poor David's Pub - Dallas, Texas. Join Impending Bloom at this famous long-time Dallas performance venue. Tailgate Poets performance will follow Impending Bloom. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, saxophone, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, saxophone and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Andy Chiles: bass.

    Admission $10 at the door. 8:00-9:00pm. Poor David's Pub, 1313 S. Lamar St., Dallas, Texas 75215. Link...

Tuesday, July 12, 2016
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    -- BEGINNER --
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, July 12 - August 2, 2016 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one ($60 material cost). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE by July 4, 2016 for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, June 26, 2016
  • Holistic Festival of Life and Wellness - Plano, Texas. Catch Impending Bloom at this festival celebrating life and wellness. The festival runs from 10am - 8pm. Impending Bloom will perform from 12:00-1:00pm. Plano Centre, 2000 E Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, Texas 75074. Link...

Saturday, June 11, 2016
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Addison / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission

    This event begins at 7:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Ananda Meditation and Yoga Center of Dallas, 4901 Keller Springs Rd, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001. Click for map and directions.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/meditation room. Both chair and floor seating are available. Chairs, pillows, cushions and blankets are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
  • Noye's Fludde with Soluna Festival / Dallas Symphony Orchestra - Dallas, TX. Benjamin Britten's one-act opera, Noye's Fludde will be presented as part of the Soluna Festival. Conductor: Karina Canellakis; Noye: David Grogan; Ms. Noye: Jennifer Youngs; Recorder Soloist: Cornell Kinderknecht; with members of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

    May 31, 2016 at 7:00pm and June 1, 2016 at 7:00pm
    Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, 2215 Ross Ave, Dallas, TX 75201.

    Including performers from Children's Chorus of Greater Dallas, Guadalupe Cathedral Girls' and Boys' Choir, Dallas Symphony Orchestra Young Strings, Dallas ISD, Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra, Texas A&M Commerce, Dallas Black Dance Academy .

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
  • Noye's Fludde with Soluna Festival / Dallas Symphony Orchestra - Dallas, TX. Benjamin Britten's one-act opera, Noye's Fludde will be presented as part of the Soluna Festival. Conductor: Karina Canellakis; Noye: David Grogan; Ms. Noye: Jennifer Youngs; Recorder Soloist: Cornell Kinderknecht; with members of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

    May 31, 2016 at 7:00pm and June 1, 2016 at 7:00pm
    Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, 2215 Ross Ave, Dallas, TX 75201.

    Including performers from Children's Chorus of Greater Dallas, Guadalupe Cathedral Girls' and Boys' Choir, Dallas Symphony Orchestra Young Strings, Dallas ISD, Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra, Texas A&M Commerce, Dallas Black Dance Academy .

Sunday, May 29, 2016
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will be the guest speaker and musician at the 10:10 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Sunday, May 8, 2016
  • Wedding - private event - Dallas, Texas. Impending Bloom.

Saturday, May 7, 2016
  • Plano AsiaFest 2016 - Plano, Texas. Plano AsiaFest 2016, Haggard Park, 901 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074. Admission is free. The festival runs from 10:30am-5:00pm. Link...

Saturday, April 30, 2016
  • Denton Arts and Jazz Festival - Impending Bloom - Denton, Texas. Rhythm Tribe - Pat Glynn, Martin McCall and Cornell Kinderknecht will perform. Festival hours 10am-11pm. Rhythm Tribe will play from 2-5pm on the Roving River stages. Link...

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
  • Texas Women's University - Denton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will give a presentation on Native flutes at Texas Women's University.

Sunday, April 24, 2016
  • Unity of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the 9am and 11am services. Location: Unity of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Sunday, April 3, 2016
  • Brother ChiSing Memorial Concert and Celebration of Life - Dallas, TX. Honoring our beloved brother, friend and teacher, Brother ChiSing (Norman ChiSing Eng). 5:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Saturday, April 2, 2016
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Sunday, March 27, 2016
  • Red River Unitarian Universalist Church - Dennison, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 11:15 a.m. Easter Sunday service. Location: Red River Unitarian Universalist Church, 515 N. Burnett Ave, Dennison, TX 75021. Link...

Saturday, March 5, 2016
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (March 5-10, 2016) - Springdale, Utah. March 5-10, 2016. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Rona Yellowrobe, Joe Young, Jon Sarantos and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The venue for the school will split between neighboring hotels (walking distance) Hampton Inn & Suites / Holiday Inn Express, Springdale, Utah. Link...

Sunday, February 21, 2016
  • Lunar New Year, Celebrate Joy - Dallas, Texas. Meditation, music and chanting, blessing ritual, inspiring teachings. Invite your family, children and friends! Facilitated by Brother ChiSing and others. Music with Daisy Windsong, Cornell Kinderknecht and many more. 5:00pm at Dallas Meditation Center. Potluck vegetarian dinner follows. Link...

Saturday, February 13, 2016
  • World Flutes Afternoon Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht - Spring (Houston), Texas. Sponsored by the Spring Cypress Native American Flute Circle. Award-winning recording artist and musician Cornell Kinderknecht will present a beautiful and moving concert of music on world flutes, including Native American flute, bansuri, ocarina, bamboo flutes, and others. The concert follows a flute workshop. The concert is open to the public.

    4:00pm, Admission: $10, children twelve years old and under free (admission is free for Native flute workshop attendees). Advance ticket purchase is encouraged.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    Click for more information and advance ticket purchase

  • Native American Flute Workshop - Spring (Houston), Texas. Hosted by the Spring Cypress Native American Flute Circle. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a workshop for Native American flute players. Players of ALL LEVELS are welcome. We'll explore creative use of the flute and ideas to expand our playing. Along the way, we'll also touch upon other topics such as finger control and technique.

    10:30am - 2:30pm. Advance registration is requested.

    Following the workshop (4:00pm), a world flutes concert will be presented by Cornell Kinderknecht.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    Click for more information and advance registration

Sunday, January 24, 2016
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Plano, Texas.
    In the Spring 2016 session of this course, we will focus on song style and structure, sweetening up our sound, and playing expressively. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Six Tuesday evenings, January 19 - February 23, 2016 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Plano, Texas

    Please register in advance (by January 17) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, December 27, 2015
  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. Burning Bowl Service at the morning Sunday services. Music by Cornell Kinderknecht and Chris Campbell. 9:00a.m. and 11a.m. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Thursday, December 24, 2015
  • CSLDallas Christmas Eve Service - Dallas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician at the Christmas Eve service. 6:30-8:30 pm. CSLDallas, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, December 19, 2015
  • Christmas in Concert - Grapevine, Texas. A night of fantastic music featuring Byron Holder with guest vocalists: Elizabeth McWhorter, Noelle Hammons Salter, and Jason Philip Solis and also featuring renowned flutist Cornell Kinderknecht. 8:00pm. Location: Runway Theater, 215 N. Dooley St., Grapevine, TX 76051. Purchase tickets online. Link...

Sunday, December 13, 2015
  • Lessons and Carols - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician at the Lessons and Carols service. 7:00pm. West Plano Presbyterian Church, 2709 Custer Road, Plano, TX 75075. Link...

Sunday, December 6, 2015
  • Holistic Festival of Life and Wellness - Plano, Texas. Catch Impending Bloom at this festival celebrating life and wellness. The festival runs from 10am - 10pm. Impending Bloom will perform from 2:00-3:00pm. Plano Centre, 2000 E Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, Texas 75074. Link...

Wednesday, November 18, 2015
  • Texas Women's University - Denton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will give a presentation on Native flutes at Texas Women's University.

Saturday, November 7, 2015
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Saturday, October 24, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Beach Mat Yoga, 324 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    -- BEGINNER --
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, October 20 - November 10, 2015 at 7:00pm.

    Location: Christ United Methodist Church, 3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX 75075

    Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE by October 19, 2015 for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, October 18, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, October 10, 2015
  • United States Ocarina Festival (Oct 10-11, 2015) - Allen, Texas. A weekend of events (Oct 10-11, 2015) scheduled around this beautiful and historic instrument. Location: Allen Civic Auditorium located at Allen Public Library. 300 North Allen Drive, Allen, Texas 75013. Link...

Thursday, October 1, 2015
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 1-4, 2015) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Joe Young and Wayne McCleskey. October 1 - 4, 2015, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Friday, September 25, 2015
  • Sweetgrass Flute and Nature Festival (Sept 25-27) - Hiawatha, Iowa. September 25-27, 2015. Iowa's premier Nature & Flute festival. Featuring live performances, workshops and more for Native American-style flutes, Eco-Spirituality and Green Living. Headlining artists include Cornell Kinderknecht, Rona Yellow Robe, Joe Young, Jonny Lipford. Link...

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
  • Sweetgrass Flute and Nature Festival Flute School (Sept 23-24) - Hiawatha, Iowa. September 23-24, 2015. Native Flute School held in conjunction with Iowa's premier Nature & Flute festival. Instructors include Cornell Kinderknecht, Rona Yellow Robe, Joe Young, Jonny Lipford. Link...

Saturday, September 19, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Beach Mat Yoga, 324 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Friday, September 11, 2015
  • 9-11 Sacred Remembrance & Anchoring Peace - Dallas, TX. Veronica Valles, Cornell Kinderknecht, Ana Shoemaker, Daisy Windsong, Chris Campbell. This is an informal event of friends gathering in the sacredness of honoring this historic day and lifting the world in music, dance, drumming, silence, connection and love. Bring a blanket or chairs to sit in. Bring your instruments. Bring your heart and LOVE. Bring a lantern for when the sun begins to set. Time: 6:00-8:30pm. Location: T & P Hill Park at White Rock Lake, 3240 Lawther Dr., Dallas, TX. Link...

Saturday, September 5, 2015
  • Sacred Geometry Rennaisance - Richardson, Texas. Sacred Geometry: East & West. Presentation exploring sacred geometry as a universal language across world culture. We will look at patterns and principles shared between a range of world traditions, including Christian, Islamic, Vedic and Native Americans.

    Lecture by Richard Henry and Adam Williamson. Cornell Kinderknecht and Don Vitsentzos will play music prior to the lecture and will take part in the program.

    Admission: Free. Online registration is requested. Click to see information (registration link at the bottom of the page).

    Cornell and Don will begin playing music at 2:30pm and the lecture begins at 3pm. Location: Jonnson Performance Hall, University of Texas at Dallas, 800 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, Texas.

    This lecture is part of Sacred Geometry Renaissance, a multi-day free series of events presented by Memnosyne Institute and Islamic Art Revival Series, a multi-disciplinary introduction to use of sacred geometry across cultures and its use, not only as artistic expression but also ways to teach science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and renew the relationship between the humanities, the sciences, and mathematics.
    Link...

Thursday, September 3, 2015
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Dallas, Texas.
    In the Fall 2015 session of this course, we will focus on melodic and rhythmic elements in song development. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Five Thursday afternoons, Sep 3, Sep 10, Sep 17, Oct 8, Oct 15, 2015 (note, no class on Sep 24 or Oct 1) at 1:00pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Plano, Texas

    Please register in advance (by September 1) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, August 23, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, August 15, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Beach Mat Yoga, 324 W. Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Sunday, August 9, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, July 24, 2015
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Addison / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission

    This event begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Ananda Meditation and Yoga Center of Dallas, 4901 Keller Springs Rd, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001. Click for map and directions.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/meditation room. Both chair and floor seating are available. Chairs, pillows, cushions and blankets are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Saturday, July 18, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Friday, July 17, 2015
  • Open House at Carpathia Collaborative - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion) will be providing music during the open house at Carpathia Collaborative - Functional Medicine / Whole Life Health.

    4:00-7:00pm. Carpathia Collaborative, 10260 N. Central Expy, #210, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Sunday, June 28, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, June 26, 2015
  • Evening Concert with Julie Bonk and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Spend an evening of musical fun and joy with renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk, and award-nominated world flutes player, Cornell Kinderknecht. The musical camaraderie between these two will make you smile, laugh and celebrate. An experience not to be missed.

    View a poster and purchase advance admission.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, June 20, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

  • Planetary Dance - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Freedom, Equality, and Solidarity - a dance for peace among people and peace with the Earth. Free Outdoor, Family Event -- Live Drumming and a simple sundance run anyone can do. Facilitated by Ana Shoemaker. Opening Blessing: Veronica Valles (Minister and spiritual Coach of the Centers for Spiritual Living, and spoken word artist) Live Musicians: Cornell Kinderknecht (award-winning recording artist and performer) Drums: Michael Kenny (TaKeTiNa Rhythm and Music Therapy) Vocalist: Daisy Windsong

    9:30am arrival. 10am begin. Cottonwood Park, 1400 W. Belt Line Road, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Saturday, June 13, 2015
  • Masterclass with Cornell Kinderknecht - Flagstaff, AZ. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a masterclass workshop at the Gathering of the North American Flute. 9:00 am in the Performing and Fine Arts Building, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona. Cornell will also be teaching private lessons on world flutes throughout the conference.

    Full details of the conference are availble at the RNAFF website. Link...

Friday, June 12, 2015
  • Cornell Kinderknecht in Concert - Flagstaff, AZ. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes (Native American flute, bansuri flute, ocarina and others) will present an evening concert at the Gathering of the North American Flute. Cornell's performance begins at 6:00 pm in the Performing and Fine Arts Building, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona. Cornell will also be teaching private lessons on world flutes throughout the conference.

    Full details of the conference are availble at the RNAFF website. Link...

Thursday, June 11, 2015
  • Private lessons with Cornell at The Gathering of the North American Flute (June 11-13, 2015) - Flagstaff, AZ. July 11-13, 2015. Cornell Kinderknecht will be teaching private lessons by appointment at the Gathering of the North American Flute 2015. Lessons are available on Native Flute, bansuri, Anasazi/Hopi flute, recorder or composition/songwriting. Learn more and contact Cornell for scheduling.

  • The Gathering of the North American Flute (June 11-13) - Flagstaff, Arizona. June 11-13, 2015. Northern Arizona University. Flagstaff, Arizona. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing an evening concert and teaching private lessons and a workshop at the conference. Link...

Friday, May 29, 2015
  • Summer Stories - Dallas. Join us for an evening of fun and inspiration expressed in music, spoken word and visuals. Sit back... be inspired... enjoy...

    Performers include Petra Weldes, Cornell Kinderknecht, Andrew Tinker, Candace Stowers, Cris Gale, Rahim Quazi, Patrick Michot and others.

    Tickets: $10 in advance online / $15 at the door. Click for more info and to purchase advance tickets.

    8:00 pm. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, May 16, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Sunday, May 10, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, May 2, 2015
  • Plano AsiaFest 2015 - Plano, Texas. Impending Bloom will perform at 4:30pm. Plano AsiaFest 2015, Haggard Park, 901 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074. Admission is free. The festival runs from 10:30am-5:00pm. Impending Bloom performs at 4:30. Link...

Tuesday, April 28, 2015
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Dallas, Texas.
    In the Spring 2015 session of this course, we will focus on enhancing our playing as well as playing with other musicians. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Tuesday evenings, April 28 - May 19, 2015 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Richardson, Texas

    Please register in advance (by April 27) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, April 26, 2015
  • Denton Arts and Jazz Festival - Impending Bloom - Denton, Texas. Impending Bloom members Martin McCall, Don Vitsentzos and Cornell Kinderknecht will perform. Festival hours 11am-9pm Link...

Saturday, April 25, 2015
  • Denton Arts and Jazz Festival - Impending Bloom - Denton, Texas. Rhythm Tribe - Pat Glynn, Martin McCall and Cornell Kinderknecht will perform. Festival hours 10am-11pm Link...

Saturday, April 18, 2015
  • Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience - Richardson, TX. Leave the world behind and flow like a theta wave... Quartz Crystal Bowl and Flute Meditation Experience. Cornell Kinderknecht with his flutes, joins Bryan Crusius and his Quartz Crystal Bowls in a mystical tonal alchemy. This is a serious and powerful meditation that leads you through a journey into slower brainwave states infused with the tones of quartz crystal bowls, the flowing lines of the flutes, and isochronic beats.

    Fee: $25. 7:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

  • Deep Relaxation and Touching the Earth - Richardson, TX. Please join us for a beautiful and gentle practice to help you come to peace in the present moment, releasing worry, anger and fear in the body while opening to compassion. In a state of deep relaxation, we will connect with the earth, our physical ancestors and our spiritual ancestors through a ritual called "touching the earth" (a mindful practice from Thich Nhat Hanh).

    Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat, blanket, pillow and/or sleeping bag if you like. There are some blankets and mats available at the center.

    Suggested love offering: $10-$20 / person. 2:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
  • Texas Women's University - Denton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will give a presentation on Native flutes at Texas Women's University.

Sunday, April 5, 2015
  • Red River Unitarian Universalist Church - Dennison, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 11:15 a.m. Easter Sunday service. Location: Red River Unitarian Universalist Church, 515 N. Burnett Ave, Dennison, TX 75021. Link...

Saturday, March 21, 2015
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (March 21-26, 2015) - Springdale, Utah. March 21-26, 2015. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Rona Yellowrobe, Joe Young, Jon Sarantos and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The headquarters for the school will be the Best Western Zion Park Inn, 1215 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale Utah 84767. Link...

Sunday, March 1, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, February 14, 2015
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    -- BEGINNER --
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Saturday mornings, February 14 - March 7, 2015 at 10:00am.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one ($60 material cost). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance by February 13, 2015 for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Tuesday, February 10, 2015
  • Learn the Native American Flute: Developing Musical Style - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    -- INTERMEDIATE --
    Expand your playing skills on Native American flute and find your own musical style. Use extended technique and breath to develop a rich sound. Explore composition and improvisation.

    This intermediate class is is open to those who have taken the Level 1 and Level 2 class with Cornell AND to others who have experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    This class meets on Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm, February 10 - March 3, 2015.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A pentatonic Native American flute in A-minor is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by February 7) for this class. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, February 7, 2015
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Thursday, February 5, 2015
  • Texas Women's University - Denton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will give a presentation on Native flutes at Texas Women's University.

Sunday, January 4, 2015
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. New Year's Eve Burning Bowl Service. Music by Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall. 7:00p.m. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
  • Center for Spiritual Living Christmas Eve Service - Dallas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician at the Christmas Eve service. Other musicians and facilitators include Rev. Petra Weldes, Andrew Tinker, Lainey Bernstein, Jonathan Fisher, Matt Thompson. 6:30-8:30 pm. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, November 23, 2014
  • Cornell Kinderknecht and Randy Granger in Concert - Arlington, Texas. Thanksgiving and Gratitude. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Randy Granger (Native American flute, guitar, Hang Drum, voice) will present an afternoon concert. View a poster for this concert.

    The concert begins at 2:00pm. Admission: love offering. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. Randy Granger (Native American flute, Hang Drum, voice) and Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) will be the guest musicians at the 11:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Saturday, November 22, 2014
  • Cornell's annual flute/music party - Weatherford, TX. Annual party for flute students of Cornell Kinderknecht at the home/workshop of flute-maker Butch Hall. Flute students and players, contact Cornell if you're interested.

Saturday, November 15, 2014
  • Dallas Meditation Center Re-Location Benefit Concert - Dallas. A concert hosted by Center for Spiritual Living, Dallas benefitting the re-location fund for Dallas Meditation Center. Performers include Cornell Kinderknecht, Jamie Allen, Toni Allen, Cynthia Stuart, Kerri Arista, Noelle Chesney, Lainey Bernstein, Shanti Webb, Michael Kenny, Andrew Tinker, Taikodelic and others.

    Doors open at 7pm, concert starts at 7:30pm. The concert will be held at Center for Spiritual Living Dallas, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244.

    Admission: $30 in advance, $45 at the door. Purchase advance tickets at EventBrite. Link...

Friday, November 14, 2014
  • 15th Annual Native American Music Awards - Seneca, New York. Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall's song "Big Sky" from the album Dreamtime is a finalist for the "Native Heart" award at the 15th Annual Native American Music Awards (NAMMYS). Awards ceremony will be held at the Seneca Allegany Events Center, Seneca, NY.
    Public voting is OPEN NOW. Click here for the ballot Please vote for Big Sky / Dreamtime by Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall in the Native Heart Category (category #31 on the ballot).
    Link...

Saturday, November 8, 2014
  • Music Meditation and Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Esraj/Guitar - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes, reeds, keyboards) and Don Vitsentzos (esraj, guitar). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies.

    View a poster and pre-pay admission.

    This event begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/dance/meditation room. Floor and chair seating are available. Some mats and cushions are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Sunday, November 2, 2014
  • Midway Hills Christian Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (Native flutes) will be the guest musician at the morning service. 11:00 a.m. Location: Midway Hills Christian Church, 11001 Midway Rd, Dallas, TX 75229. Link...

Saturday, November 1, 2014
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the guest director at the society's monthly meeting. 10:00 a.m. Highland Park Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Room 252, Dallas, TX 75205. Link...

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, October 28 - November 18, 2014 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by October 21) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Sunday, October 19, 2014
  • Center of Unity - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Center of Unity, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, October 11, 2014
  • Day 2 of the United States Ocarina Festival - Oct 10-11, 2014 - Allen, Texas. A weekend of events scheduled around this beautiful and historic instrument. The festival kicks off Friday evening at 7pm with a feature concert at Allen Civic Auditorium at Allen Public Libary (300 North Allen Drive, Allen, Texas 75013) with internationally known ocarinists Cris Gale and Cornell Kinderknecht, featuring Cynthia Smith. On Saturday afternoon, beginning at noon, the festival continues at the Joe Farmer Recreation Center Amphitheater (1201 E Bethany Dr, Allen, TX 75002). Workshops and playing sessions will be held throughout the afternoon. At 7:00pm on Saturday, there will be a concert featuring local talent as well as ocarinists from around the country.

    More details at the Festival Facebook Event and US Ocarina Association website.

Friday, October 10, 2014
  • Feature Concert - United States Ocarina Festival - Allen, Texas. A concert with internationally known ocarinists Cris Gale and Cornell Kinderknecht and featuring Cynthia Smith. Join us for this one of a kind concert of this beautiful historic instrument. Also appearing at the concert are Patrick Michot, guitar, and Cynthia Stuart, piano. The concert is part of the United States Ocarina Festival which continues on Saturday. The concert and festival are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

    Doors open at 7:00pm. The concert begins at 7:30pm on Friday evening and will be held at Allen Civic Auditorium located at Allen Public Library. 300 North Allen Drive, Allen, Texas 75013.

    More details at the Festival Facebook Event and US Ocarina Association website.

Thursday, October 2, 2014
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 2-5, 2014) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Joe Young and Wayne McCleskey. October 2 - 7, 2014, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Sunday, September 28, 2014
  • Bhakti House Band CD Release Celebration - Fort Worth, Texas. Join Kristen and Randall Brooks and the Bhakti House Band to celebrate the release of their CD "Akasha Blue Sky" benefitting the Peace Love OM Project. Joining the Bhakti House Band will be musicians Cornell Kinderknecht, Shanti Webb, Daniel Katsuk and Kenny Kolter.

    2:00-4:00pm. Unity Fort Worth, 5051 Trail Lake Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76133. Link...

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
  • Sid Richardson Museum - Fort Worth, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be providing music in the gallery. 5:30-7:30 pm. Sid Richardson Museum, 309 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76102. Link...

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, September 16 - October 7, 2014 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one ($60 material cost). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Monday, September 15, 2014
  • Texas Women's University - Denton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will present on Native and World flutes at Texas Women's University.

Saturday, September 6, 2014
  • 2014 Indian Summer Festival - Cornell Kinderknecht in concert - Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing two solo concerts during the Indian Summer Festival's Saturday events. Join him at 2:00 pm on the Native Heart Stage and at 8:00pm on the Native Circle Stage. Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall's song "Big Sky" from the album Dreamtime is a finalist for the "Native Spirit" award at the Indian Summer Music Awards Ceremony which will be held during the festival. Indian Summer Festival, Henry Maier Festival Park, 200 North Harbor Drive Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202. Link...

  • 2014 Indian Summer Music Awards - Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall's song "Big Sky" from the album Dreamtime is a finalist for the "Native Spirit" award at the Indian Summer Music Awards. Awards ceremony will be held at the Indian Summer Festival, Milwaukee, WI.
    UPDATE: We're happy to announce that "Big Sky" is the WINNER for Best Song in the Native Spirit category at the 2014 Indian Summer Music Awards.
    Link...

Sunday, August 24, 2014
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, August 23, 2014
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Percussion - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Martin McCall (drums / percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. Immerse yourself and find bliss in the soundscapes, rhythms and melodies. View a poster and pre-pay admission.

    This event begins at 2:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/dance/meditation room. Floor and chair seating are available. Some mats and cushions are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Saturday, July 26, 2014
  • Kirtan with Raghu and the Ananda Community - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Raghu and the Ananda Community joined by Cornell Kinderknecht, flute. The kirtan begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$20. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Saturday, July 19, 2014
  • Cornell Kinderknecht in Concert - Eau Claire, WI. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes (Native American flute, bansuri flute, ocarina and others) will present an afternoon concert at the World Flute Society Convention. Cornell's performance begins at 4:00 pm in the Phillips Recital Hall, University of Wisconsin School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Full details of the convention are availble at the World Flute Society website. Cornell will also be teaching private lessons on world flutes throughout the convention. Link...

Wednesday, July 16, 2014
  • Private lessons with Cornell at World Flute Society Convention 2014 (July 16-20, 2014) - Eau Claire, WI. July 16-20, 2014. Cornell Kinderknecht will be teaching private lessons by appointment at the World Flute Society Convention 2014. Lessons are available on Native Flute, bansuri, Anasazi/Hopi flute, recorder or composition/songwriting. Learn more and contact Cornell for scheduling.

  • World Flute Society Convention 2014 (July 16-20, 2014) - Eau Claire, WI. July 16-20, 2014. University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center. WORLD FLUTE SOCIETY - Celebrating the Musical and Cultural Expressions of the World's Indigenous and Folk Flute Traditions. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing an afternoon concert and teaching private lessons. Performers and presenters include G.S. Sachdev, Mary Youngblood, Peter Phippen, Eliyahu Sills and The Qadim Ensemble, Cornell Kinderknecht, Joe Young, Mark Holland and others. Link...

Friday, July 11, 2014
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Clay Pot Drums - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Craig Shropshire (clay pot drums / udu, percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. View a poster and pre-pay admission.

    This event begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/dance/meditation room. Floor and chair seating are available. Some mats and cushions are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Monday, July 7, 2014
  • Let Your Soul Lead - Tele-conference. Cornell Kinderknecht will join Tracy Brown for this TeleSummit. The topic will be "Building a Bridge Between What You Do and Who You Are." Call in with your phone. 8:30-9:30pm EDT. Visit the Let Your Soul Lead website for phone number and passcode. Link...

Saturday, June 21, 2014
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das / DMC Summer Solstice - Dallas, Texas. Kirtan chanting with Rudra Das. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Part of a day-long Summer Solstice Day of Mindfulness hosted by Dallas Meditation Center. Kirtan begins at 7pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd., Richardson, TX. See the Facebook event for details on the day's activities. Link...

Saturday, June 7, 2014
  • USA-Japan Goodwill Concert - Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York. USA-Japan Goodwill Concert. Performances by Cris Gale, Cornell Kinderknecht, Satoshi Osawa, Kazumi Sato, Tomohiro Ibaraki, Satsuki Yuba, Patrick Michot, Ocarina Seven, Natsuki and Bright Sapporo.

    The concert starts at 8:00pm. Admission is free. Tickets available at the box office. View a poster.

    Carnegie Hall, Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, 7th Ave at 57th St, New York City, New York.

Sunday, May 11, 2014
  • Dallas Zoo - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Craig Shropshire. 11:30am-3:00pm. Dallas Zoo, 650 S R L Thornton Fwy, Dallas, TX 75203 Link...

Saturday, May 10, 2014
  • Dallas Zoo - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Craig Shropshire. 11:30am-3:00pm. Dallas Zoo, 650 S R L Thornton Fwy, Dallas, TX 75203 Link...

Saturday, May 3, 2014
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Dallas, Texas. Vegetarian dinner and Kirtan with Rudra Das. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Atma Bhakti Yoga Center, 6315 Lindsley Ave., Dallas, TX 75223. Various activities throughout the day. Kirtan at 7:00pm. Link...

Friday, May 2, 2014
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Carrollton, Texas. Kirtan with Rudra Das and Blue Spirit Wheel. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Immerse yourself in an evening of live music and mantra chant inspired by this ancient musical tradition. Krama Yoga Center, 2760 E. Trinity Mills Rd. #120, Carrollton, TX 75006 Link...

Sunday, April 27, 2014
  • Denton Arts and Jazz Festival - Impending Bloom - Denton, Texas. Impending Bloom members Martin McCall, Don Vitsentzos and Cornell Kinderknecht will perform. Festival hours 11am-9pm Link...

Saturday, April 26, 2014
  • Denton Arts and Jazz Festival - Impending Bloom - Denton, Texas. Pat Glynn, Martin McCall and Cornell Kinderknecht will perform. Festival hours 10am-11pm Link...

Sunday, April 20, 2014
  • Red River Unitarian Universalist Church - Dennison, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 11:15 a.m. Easter Sunday service. Location: Red River Unitarian Universalist Church, 515 N. Burnett Ave, Dennison, TX 75021. Link...

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
  • Dallas Symphony Youth Concert Series - Dallas, Texas. Dallas Recorder Society and Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Meyerson Symphony Center - Dallas, Texas.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
  • Dallas Symphony Youth Concert Series - Dallas, Texas. Dallas Recorder Society and Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Meyerson Symphony Center - Dallas, Texas.

Friday, April 11, 2014
  • Evening Concert with Julie Bonk and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Spend an evening of musical fun and joy with renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk, and award-nominated world flutes player, Cornell Kinderknecht. The musical camaraderie between these two will make you smile, laugh and celebrate. An experience not to be missed.

    View a poster.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
  • Dallas Symphony Youth Concert Series - Dallas, Texas. Dallas Recorder Society and Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Meyerson Symphony Center - Dallas, Texas.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Dallas, Texas.
    In the Spring 2014 session of this course, we will focus in depth on musical expression with the Native flute. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Tuesday evenings, April 8 - May 6, 2014 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Richardson, Texas

    Please register in advance (by April 7) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, April 5, 2014
  • Kirtan with Raghu and the Ananda Community - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Raghu and the Ananda Community joined by Cornell Kinderknecht, flute. The kirtan begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$20. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Proceeds benefit Brother ChiSing's cancer healing expenses. Link...

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (March 25-29, 2014) - Springdale, Utah. March 25-29, 2014. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Rona Yellowrobe, Joe Young, Jon Sarantos and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The headquarters for the school will be the Best Western Zion Park Inn, 1215 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale Utah 84767. Link...

Thursday, March 20, 2014
  • Sound Oasis Trio at Spring Equinox Celebration - Dallas, Texas. 7:00-9:30pm. Labyrinth Walk Coffee House, Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff, 3839 W. Kiest Blvd., Dallas, TX 75233. Link...

Saturday, March 15, 2014
  • Concert at Unitarian Universalist Church of Rockville - Rockville, MD. World flutes concert by Cornell Kinderknecht in conjunction with the Potomac Native American Flute Festival. The concert is open to the public. 1:00 pm. Admission (includes additional afternoon concerts) $30/adults, $20/students, available at the door. Unitarian Universalist Church of Rockville, 100 Welsh Park Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20850. Link...

Friday, March 14, 2014
  • Workshop at Potomac Native American Flute Festival - Rockville, MD. Workshop with Cornell Kinderknecht in conjunction with the Potomac Native American Flute Festival. Native Flute Player's Workshop for beginner through advanced. Bring new dimensions to your flute playing, no matter what level you are at. In this interactive, hands-on workshop, we'll focus on creative ideas for creating songs and melodies as well as adding rhythmic interest to your improvisations. Along the way, we'll touch upon finger technique, tone and breath. Link...

  • Potomac Native American Flute Festival (Mar 14-16, 2014) - Rockville, MD. "Winds of Remembrance" The Annual Potomac Native American Flute Festival sponsored by the Potomac and Northern Virginia Flute Circles. A 3-day festival that includes includes workshops and concerts dedicated to the Native American Flute. Celebrating ten years this festival, concerts will have headlining performers from the previous ten years. Cornell Kinderknecht will performan an afternoon concert, present a workshop and will teach private lessons. March 14-16. Rockville, MD. Link...

Saturday, March 1, 2014
  • Lainey Bernstein CD Release - Dallas. Celebrate the release of the new album, "Living the Light," by Lainey Bernstein. Along with Lainey, the concert will feature the album's co-songwriters, Gary Floyd, Michael Gott, Robin Hackett, Tom Prasada-Rao and Andrew Tinker. Guest musians, including Cornell Kinderknecht on flute and sax, who appear on the album will also be part of the concert. Tickets $13 in advance and $18 at the door. Concert begins at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:30). Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, February 22, 2014
  • Music Meditation and Healing Concert - World Flutes/Reeds and Clay Pot Drums - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes / reeds) and Craig Shropshire (clay pot drums / udu, percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound. View a poster and pre-pay admission.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, February 18 - March 11, 2014 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by February 16) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Saturday, February 15, 2014
  • Sound Oasis Trio - House Concert - Fort Worth, Texas. Sound Oasis — music that feeds the soul — mixing world music with jazz with new age with Classical with a bit of humor thrown in. Cynthia Stuart, Martin McCall and Cornell Kinderknecht. 7:00 pm. House Concert in Ft. Worth, Texas (near I-20 / Hulen area). Contact to RSVP and for location.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
  • Chambrel at Club Hill - Garland, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Cynthia Stuart, keyboard, will present an original program of varied musical styles. 6:30 p.m., Chambrel at Club Hill, 1245 Colonel Drive, Garland, TX 75043.

Saturday, February 8, 2014
  • World Flutes Afternoon Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht - Spring (Houston), Texas. Sponsored by the Spring Cypress Native American Flute Circle. Award-nominated recording artist and musician Cornell Kinderknecht will present a beautiful and moving concert of music on world flutes, including Native American flute, bansuri, ocarina, bamboo flutes, and others. The concert follows a flute workshop. The concert is open to the public.

    4:00pm, Admission: $10, children twelve years old and under free (admission is free for Native flute workshop attendees). Advance ticket purchase is encouraged.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    Click for more information and advance ticket purchase

  • Native American Flute Workshop - Spring (Houston), Texas. Hosted by the Spring Cypress Native American Flute Circle. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a workshop for Native American flute players. Our focus will be creative ideas and inspiration for creating songs and development of those ideas. We will also work on adding rhythmic interest to improvisations. Along the way, we'll also touch upon other topics such as finger control and technique.

    10:30am - 2:30pm. Advance registration is requested.

    Following the workshop (4:00pm), a world flutes concert will be presented by Cornell Kinderknecht.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    Click for more information and advance registration

Thursday, January 30, 2014
  • Anna Maria Island Radio Live Interview. Cornell Kinderknecht will be interviewed live on Anna Maria Island Radio, Brandenton Beach FL in the 6:00pm EST hour. If you're in the area, tune in to 1700AM on your radio. Everywhere else in the world can listen live online at the station website. Link...

Thursday, January 16, 2014
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Expanding Possibilities - Dallas, Texas.
    Enrich your musical skills on the Native American flute. Explore alternate scales and creative approches to composition and improvisation. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Thursday evenings, January 16 - February 6, 2014 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 in this series AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A pentatonic Native American flute in A-minor is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by January 12) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Tuesday, January 14, 2014
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, January 14 - February 4, 2014 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one (additional material cost applies). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance (by Jan 9) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Tuesday, December 31, 2013
  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. New Year's Eve Burning Bowl Service. Music by Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall. 7:00p.m. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Saturday, December 28, 2013
  • Deep Relaxation and Sound / Music Meditation with Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Find your true self in this afternoon of deep relaxation combined with soundscapes, melodies and rhythms. Immerse yourself and discover your bliss. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Martin McCall, drums and percussion.

    View a poster and pre-pay admission.

    2:00-4:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Saturday, December 21, 2013
  • Sound Oasis Trio at Winter Solstice Celebration - Dallas, Texas. Herald the return of the light during the time of nature's dark and serene sleep with Music, Dance, Storytelling and More. Music with Jenni Mansfield Peal, GloriChanters, Gabrielle West, Sound Oasis Trio, and Taikodelic. Admission is free (cash donations to performers is suggested, bring canned goods or clothing for the food/clothing drive).
    6:00-9:30pm. Labyrinth Walk Coffee House, Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff, 3839 W. Kiest Blvd., Dallas, TX 75233. Link...

Friday, December 20, 2013
  • Winter Solstice Eve Ritual - Dallas. An evening of Participation and Engagement. Honoring the dark and light as compliments through movement, meditation and music. Reflective time with Featured speakers. Music throughout both solo and communal. Featured speakers: Rev. Dr. Petra Weldes and Brother ChiSing. Featured musicians: Shanti Webb, Cornell Kinderknecht and Andrew Tinker. Dance facilitator: Angie Dutton. 8:00 pm. $10 or love offering. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Thursday, December 12, 2013
  • Christmas in Concert - Grapevine, Texas. Runway Theater presents this holiday fundraiser produced by Byron Holder, benefitting Runway Theater. Featuring: Robin Clayton, Tammy Fox, Laura Jennings, Noelle Hammons Salter, Charly Dannis, Evan Scott, Tristin Thomas, Randall Scott Carpenter, Scott Sutton, Haley Lenamon, Alex Velasquez-Ebersole, and Cornell Kinderknecht. Tickets: $20 members / $25 non-members. Make your reservations at the theater website or at 817-488-4842. Social hour at 7:00pm. Concert at 8:00pm. Coctail attire. Location: Runway Theater, 215 N. Dooley St., Grapevine, TX 76051. Link...

Saturday, November 23, 2013
  • Cornell's annual flute/music party - Weatherford, TX. Annual party for flute students of Cornell Kinderknecht at the home/workshop of flute-maker Butch Hall. Flute students and players, contact Cornell if you're interested.

Friday, November 22, 2013
  • Concert with Randy Granger and Cornell Kinderknecht. Musician and songwriter Randy Granger of New Mexico on Native American flutes, Hang Drum, percussion, guitar and voice joins Dallas musician Cornell Kinderknecht on world Native American flute, bansuri flute, saxophone and keyboard.

    Both Cornell and Randy are engaging performers, successful independent recording artists and composers. Cornell has been twice nominated for "Musician of the Year" at the Texas Music Awards and Randy has received the Indian Summer music award for Native American flute, has been nominated for multiple Native American Music Awards (NAMMYs).

    When these musicians join together, their artistry and music entertain, envelop and touch the audience. Experience peace, joy, exhilaration, excitement, healing and comfort.

    View a poster.

    The event begins at 8:00pm. Admission: $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.



Saturday, October 19, 2013
  • 1st Annual Big D BIG Ocarina Meetup - Plano, Texas. A full day of activities and music featuring the ocarina and ocarina players at various sites around Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing at the evening concert. Other performers include Cris Gale and Ubizmo. See the Facebook event page for details and locations. Link...

Friday, October 18, 2013
  • Deep Relaxation and Touching the Earth - Richardson, TX. Please join us for a beautiful and gentle practice to help you come to peace in the present moment, releasing worry, anger and fear in the body while opening to compassion. In a state of deep relaxation, we will connect with the earth, our physical ancestors and our spiritual ancestors through a ritual called "touching the earth" (a mindful practice from Thich Nhat Hanh).

    Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat, blanket, pillow and/or sleeping bag if you like. There are some blankets and mats available at the center.

    Suggested love offering: $10-$20 / person. 8:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, October 15 - November 5, 2013 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by October 10) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Thursday, October 3, 2013
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 3-6, 2013) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen and Wayne McCleskey. October 3 - 6, 2013, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Saturday, September 28, 2013
  • Sound Oasis Trio at Holy Spirit Fall Festival - Duncanville, Texas. Music, food, fun, games, silent and live auction, dinner, petting zoo, etc. Fun for the whole family. Sound Oasis Trio is scheduled to perform on Saturday, Sep 28 at 3:00pm. Join us there. Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 1111 W. Danieldale Road, Duncanville, TX 75137 Link...

Saturday, September 21, 2013
  • Impending Bloom at House of Poets - Richardson, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Admission: $10 / person. Location: House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 199, Richardson, Texas 75080. BYOB, food available for order from OLIVE restaurant. Link...

Friday, September 20, 2013
  • Sound Oasis Trio - CD Release Concert - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Join Sound Oasis as we celebrate the release of our full-length CD, Overture to the Ethers. An extraordinary evening of music.

    Sound Oasis — music that feeds the soul — mixing world music with jazz with new age with pop with a bit of humor thrown in. View a poster.

    Sound Oasis is: Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes and woodwinds), Cynthia Stuart (keyboards and percussion) and Martin McCall (drums and percussion).

    The new CD will be for sale! You may also get it NOW at www.SoundOasisTrio.com, on iTunes or at numerous other online music sites.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Sunday, September 15, 2013
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, September 10 - October 1, 2013 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one (additional material cost applies). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance (by Sep 3) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information, fees and online registration



Thursday, September 5, 2013
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Dallas, Texas.
    In the September 2013 session of this course, we will focus in depth on improvisation with the Native flute. This course is for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute and is instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Thursday evenings, September 5 - 26, 2013 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Richardson, Texas

    Please register in advance (by September 1) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, August 31, 2013
  • Sound / Music Meditation with Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Find your true self in this evening of soundscapes, melodies and rhythms. Immerse yourself and discover your bliss. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Martin McCall, drums and percussion. Guest musician Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and percussion. View a poster.

    The event begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Saturday, August 24, 2013
  • One Track Heart Screening + Kirtan - Dallas, Texas. The Dallas screening of "One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das" followed by Kirtan with Rudra Das. Cornell will be the guest flutist with Rudra Das. Doors open at 6:30pm. Screening at 7:00. Kirtan begins at around 8:45. Tickets $15, $17.50 at the door (go to the Facebook event for advance ticket info). Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Friday, August 23, 2013
  • Sacred Sounds Concert: Tibetan Bowls and World Flutes - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls). Join us for an evening of heartfelt music, combining the sounds of these ancient instruments -- bamboo and wooden flutes with Tibetan bowls. View a poster

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Sunday, August 18, 2013
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Monday, August 12, 2013
  • Children's program at Music, Art, and Drama Camp - Allen, Texas. An artistic camp for children ages 4 through entering grade 7. Cornell Kinderknecht will present an educational and entertaining program on flutes from around the world for the Monday class. First United Methodist Church of Allen, 601 S. Greenville Rd, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

Friday, July 26, 2013
  • Deep Relaxation and Touching the Earth - Richardson, TX. Please join us for a beautiful and gentle practice to help you come to peace in the present moment, releasing worry, anger and fear in the body while opening to compassion. In a state of deep relaxation, we will connect with the earth, our physical ancestors and our spiritual ancestors through a ritual called "touching the earth" (a mindful practice from Thich Nhat Hanh).

    Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat, blanket, pillow and/or sleeping bag if you like. There are some blankets and mats available at the center.

    Suggested love offering: $10-$20 / person. 8:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Sunday, July 7, 2013
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, June 29, 2013
  • Bhakti House Band @ Dallas Cowboys Stadium, A Texas-Sized Yoga Event - Arlington, Texas. TEXAS-SIZED YOGA. Please join us as we attempt to Break the Record!

    • 8:30am Doors Open
    • 9:00am Class Begins
    • 11:00am Self Guided Tour

    Guest Teacher: Tommy Rosen, LIVE MUSIC by the Bhakti House Band (Cornell will be joining the Bhakti House Band on bansuri flute).

    Be a part of Texas History at Dallas Cowboys Stadium. A portion of the proceeds benefit the Dallas Children's Advocacy Center. Register Online: $35/class, self-guided tour of stadium included. Your tickets will be placed under your name at Will Call the DAY OF the event. Link...

Saturday, June 22, 2013
  • Dan Fogelberg Tribute - Boulder, Colorado. Featured artists John DeCrenza, Kenny Luna and Sheldon Felich. Special Guest artist Cornell Kinderknecht, flutes and saxophone. Doors open at 7pm / Concert at 8pm. Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St, Boulder, CO 80302. Tickets: $28.50 General Admission (all ages) available at www.bouldertheater.com or 303.786.7030. Link...

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
  • Denver - Boulder - Colorado Springs (June 19 - 24). Cornell will be performing and traveling in Colorado. Dates and events pending...

Saturday, June 15, 2013
  • Sacred Sounds Concert: Tibetan Bowls and World Flutes - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls). Join us for an evening of heartfelt music, combining the sounds of these ancient instruments -- bamboo and wooden flutes with Tibetan bowls. View a poster

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

  • Body Energy Chakra Workshop - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Connecting with the body through movement, music and toning. Open and connect the energy centers (chakras) of the body to emerge in true authenticity through the power of movement, music and toning. Find your true joy and beauty within and how to express that freely every day in this workshop facilitated by Jodi Roberts, Andy McDonald and Cornell Kinderknecht. RSVP required, space is limited. Fee: $60 if registered by June 5, $75 after June 5.

    Get more info and register online

    1-4pm, Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Friday, June 14, 2013
  • Wind of the Ancient Buddhas - Shakuhachi and World Flutes Masters Concert - Dallas, Texas. Spiritual and meditational music of the shakuhachi and world flute for an evening of contemplation and peace. In concert: Shakuhachi Masters Riley Lee (Grand Master), Stan Kakudo Richardson and Jon Jo-Ondo Johnston will be joined by award nominated world flutes virtuoso Cornell Kinderknecht 7:00pm (doors open at 6:30). Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Tickets: $15 available at the door.

Saturday, May 25, 2013
  • Impending Bloom @ Dallas International Festival - Dallas, Texas. Impending Bloom (Cornell Kinderknecht, Craig Shropshire, Martin McCall and Don Vitsentzos) will be part of the musical line-up at this event expected to attract an attendance of 20,000. 10am-8pm in the Centennial Building at Fair Park in Dallas, TX. Impending Bloom scheduled to perform at 11:20am on the Global Stage Link...

  • Cornell Kinderknecht @ Dallas International Festival - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes, will perform a solo set, part of the musical line-up at this event expected to attract an attendance of 20,000. 10am-8pm in the Centennial Building at Fair Park in Dallas, TX. Cornell Kinderknecht scheduled to perform at 10:20am on the Global Stage Link...

Sunday, May 19, 2013
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, May 11, 2013
  • Dallas Zoo - Dallas, Texas. Martin McCall and Cornell Kinderknecht. 5:45-8:00pm.

Saturday, April 20, 2013
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (April 20-25, 2013) - Springdale, Utah. April 20-25, 2013. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The headquarters for the school will be the Best Western Zion Park Inn, 1215 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale Utah 84767. Link...

Tuesday, April 2, 2013
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Expanding Possibilities - Dallas, Texas.
    Enrich your musical skills on the Native American flute. Explore alternate scales and creative approches to composition and improvisation. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Tuesday evenings, April 2 - 30, 2013 at 7:30pm. (Note: there will be no class on April 23.)

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 in this series AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A pentatonic Native American flute in A-minor is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by March 31) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, March 31, 2013
  • Red River Unitarian Universalist Church - Dennison, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 11:15 a.m. service. Location: Red River Unitarian Universalist Church, 515 N. Burnett Ave, Dennison, TX 75021. Link...

Friday, March 29, 2013
  • Evening Concert with Julie Bonk and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Spend an evening of musical fun and joy with renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk, and award-nominated world flutes player, Cornell Kinderknecht. The musical camaraderie between these two will make you smile, laugh and celebrate. An experience not to be missed.

    View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
  • The Restland Center for Care Grand Opening - Dallas, Texas. Grand Opening Celebration and dedication of the new care center. Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music. 3:30-6:00pm. Ribbon cutting with the Richardson Chamber of Commerce. Restland Funeral Home, 13005 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75243. Link...

Saturday, March 23, 2013
  • Cave Without a Name: Spring Equinox Flutes and Bowls - Boerne, Texas. Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls and Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes. Hear the beautiful sounds of these ancient instruments - wood flutes, Tibetan singing bowls, and heart gong - in an exquisite setting.

    Advance ticket purchase recommended. Tickets: $25, multiple ticket discounts available. Military: $20. Click for information and online ticket purchase.

    Concert starts at 7 p.m. "Cave Without a Name," 325 Kreutzberg Rd, Boerne, TX 78006 (just outside San Antonio). Link...

Sunday, March 17, 2013
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, March 16, 2013
  • American Choral Directors Association, 2013 National Conference - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play recorder with the Dr. Phillips High School Cora Bella (from Orlando, FL). 11:00am. Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora St., Dallas, Texas 75201.

Friday, March 15, 2013
  • American Choral Directors Association, 2013 National Conference - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play recorder with the Dr. Phillips High School Cora Bella (from Orlando, FL). 2:00pm. Winspear Opera House / AT&T Performing Arts Center, 2403 Flora St., Dallas, Texas 75201.

Sunday, March 10, 2013
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas Public Library - Dallas, Texas. 3:00 p.m. Dallas Recorder Society in concert. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician. Sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon. Admission is free. Dallas Public Library, J. Erik Jonsson Central Library Auditorium (1st floor), 1515 Young St., Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Saturday, March 2, 2013
  • Mystic Note with Impending Bloom - Dallas, Texas. Impending Bloom's original compositions fuse jazz, rock and classical music with Eastern, Latin, percussion and ambient sounds. They've performed at the Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas Meditation Center, and the Deep Ellum Arts Festival, to name a few. Join us for a cosmic ride!

    Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, saxophone, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, saxophone and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar.

    Admission $10 in advance / $15 at the door. 7:00-9:30pm. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Friday, February 22, 2013
  • Deep Relaxation and Touching the Earth - Richardson, TX. Please join us for a beautiful and gentle practice to help you come to peace in the present moment, releasing worry, anger and fear in the body while opening to compassion. In a state of deep relaxation, we will connect with the earth, our physical ancestors and our spiritual ancestors through a ritual called "touching the earth" (a mindful practice from Thich Nhat Hanh).

    Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat, blanket, pillow and/or sleeping bag if you like. There are some blankets and mats available at the center.

    Suggested love offering: $10-$20 / person. 7:30pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Tuesday, February 19, 2013
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, February 19 - March 12, 2013 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by February 16) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, February 16, 2013
  • Connections Tribute Band - Allen, Texas. A tribute to Dan Fogelberg. Connections Band will be joined by the Allen Symphony Chorus and members of the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform as part of the orchestra as well as provide some solo work on various flutes. In addition there will be several special guests, including Glen Spreen, orchestra master for several of Folgelberg's recordings.

    6:30pm. Allen Performing Arts Center. 300 Rivercrest Blvd., Allen, Texas 75002. Admission is free. Donations will be collected for hurricane Sandy relief. Link...

Friday, February 15, 2013
  • Dan Fogelberg Tribute Weekend - Welcome Party. Tribute and Jam Session, featuring several soloists and ensembles. Cornell Kinderknecht will be one of the guest artists for the evening. Part of a weekend of Fogelberg tribute events. Sponsored by the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra.

    7:00pm. Admission $25 in advance / $30 at the door. Cash bar. Courtyard by Marriott Ballroom, 210 East Stacy Road, Allen, Texas 75069. Link...

Saturday, February 9, 2013
  • Impending Bloom at House of Poets - Richardson, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: $10 / person. Location: House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 199, Richardson, Texas 75080. BYOB, food available for order from OLIVE restaurant. Link...

Monday, January 28, 2013
  • Ecstatic MoonDance - Dallas, TX. Ecstatic MoonDance is a ceremonial, celebratory and healing Ecstatic Dance experience that ignites your spirit and empowers your creative expression! offered on the FULL MOON of every month in Dallas, Texas, YOU'RE INVITED to come embody your life! No dance experience is necessary - just arrive and belong! Facilitation by Monica Blossom. Live music with Impending Bloom. Pranasutra with SaTeK. 7:00-10pm. Admission: $20 in advance or at the door. 6210 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX 75214. Link...

Friday, January 25, 2013
  • Evening Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht and Cynthia Stuart - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Come in from the cool winter and treat yourself to a beautiful evening of music with world flutes, keyboards and percussion. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Cynthia Stuart, keyboards and percussion. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Thursday, January 24, 2013
  • Ecstatic MoonDance - Dallas, TX. Ecstatic MoonDance is a ceremonial, celebratory and healing Ecstatic Dance experience that ignites your spirit and empowers your creative expression! offered on the FULL MOON of every month in Dallas, Texas, YOU'RE INVITED to come embody your life! No dance experience is necessary - just arrive and belong! Facilitation by Monica Blossom. Live music with Impending Bloom. Pranasutra with SaTeK. 7:00-10pm. Admission: $20 in advance or at the door. 6210 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX 75214. Link...

Tuesday, January 15, 2013
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, January 15 - February 5, 2013 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one (additional material cost applies). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance (by Jan 1) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Monday, December 31, 2012
  • Unity of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. New Year's Eve Burning Bowl Service. Music by Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall. 7:00p.m. Location: Unity of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Friday, December 21, 2012
  • 20th Annual Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Join 1000 of your friends for this beautiful seasonal event, in Dallas, Texas, the second largest of its kind in the USA. A North Texas tradition for 20 years. Music, dance, comedy, juggling, story telling, ritual...

    Performances by Cornell Kinderknecht, Robin Hackett, Freddie Jones, Gary Floyd, Lainey Bernstein, Sarah Reinke, Martin McCall, David Rosenblad, Brother ChiSing, Jeffrey Davis, Kerri Arista, Rahim Quazi, Shanti Michelle Webb, The Twice Tellers, Bryan Lankford and many others.

    An Earth Rhythms event directed and produced by Amy Martin and Rodney Steman. Music direction by Cornell Kinderknecht and Lainey Bernstein.

    Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Tickets available at the door or in advance at the Earth Rhythms website. Link...

Saturday, November 24, 2012
  • Gratitude: Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht and Randy Granger. Join us on "the busiest shopping weekend of the year" for some moments of peace, fun and gratitude. These two engaging performers, Cornell Kinderknecht and Randy Granger will present an evening of music and entertainment. Cornell: world flutes and winds; Randy: Native flutes, Hang drum, percussion, guitar and voice. View a poster.

    The event begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Thursday, November 22, 2012
  • Thanksgiving Gathering - Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 11:00 a.m. Thanksgiving gathering at Center for Spiritual Living. Musicians Cornell Kinderknecht and others. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, November 17, 2012
  • Cornell's annual flute/music party - Weatherford, TX. Annual party for Cornell's Annual party for flute students of Cornell Kinderknecht at the home/workshop of flute-maker Butch Hall. Flute students and players, contact Cornell if you're interested.

Friday, November 16, 2012
  • Unity Prayer Chaplain's Retreat - Glen Rose, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes, and Martin McCall, drums and percussion will open the evening session.

Sunday, November 11, 2012
  • Memorial Concert, Eternal Light - Dallas, Texas. Saint Rita Choir, Schola Cantorum and professional orchestra. Works of Bach and Lauridsen. Included in the program will be Allegri: Miserere mei, J.S. Bach: Cantata #106 (Actus Tragicus: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit) and Lauridsen: Lux aeterna. Jennifer Carpenter and Cornell Kinderknecht, will be the recorder performers in the orchestra for the Bach cantata. Admission is free. Donations will be collected to benefit the St. Vincent DePaul Society. 7:30 pm. Saint Rita Catholic Community, 12521 Inwood Rd, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Thursday, November 8, 2012
  • Garden Dedication - Hilltop Memorial Park - Carrollton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music at the ribbon cutting and dedication of the new cremation gardens. 10:00-11:30am. Ribbon cutting with the Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce at 10:30. Hilltop Memorial Park, 1810 N. Perry Rd, Carrollton, TX 75006. Link...

Friday, October 26, 2012
  • Sound / Music Meditation with Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Find your true self in this evening of soundscapes, melodies and rhythms. Immerse yourself and discover your bliss. In honor of upcoming All Hallows Eve, All Saints Day and All Souls Day we'll celebrate all who have influenced our lives. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Martin McCall, drums and percussion. View a poster.

    The event begins at 8:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Tuesday, October 23, 2012
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, October 23 - November 13, 2012 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by October 18) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Thursday, October 4, 2012
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 4-7, 2012) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Anthony Natividad, and Wayne McCleskey. October 4 - 7, 2012, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Saturday, September 29, 2012
  • Evening Concert with Julie Bonk and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Spend an evening of musical fun and joy with renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk, and award-nominated world flutes player, Cornell Kinderknecht. The musical camaraderie between these two will make you smile, laugh and celebrate. An experience not to be missed.

    View a poster.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Tuesday, September 18, 2012
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, September 18 - October 9, 2012 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one (additional material cost applies). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance (by Sep 11) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Wednesday, September 12, 2012
  • World Music at Steel City Coffeehouse - Phoenixville, PA. An evening of global sounds with Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Ron Kravitz (percussion), and Ron Volkman (saxophone, didgeridoo and Native flutes). General seating: $8, Advance reserved seating: $15, Advanced reserved seating with dinner: $21. The concert begins at 7:00pm. Doors open for dinner at 6:00pm. Link...

Tuesday, September 11, 2012
  • Flute Haven (September 11-16, 2012) - Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. A musical adventure centered on music-making with the Native American Flute designed for players of any amount of experience who want to raise their playing and enjoyment of the instrument to a new level. Instructors include Clint Goss, Cornell Kinderknecht, Vera Shanov, Eric Miller, Lynn Miller and Ron Kravitz. The main Weeklong Program runs Sep 11-16. Other programs running concurrently: Leadership Program (Sep 9-16), Recording Program (Sep 11-16) and Weekend Program (Sep 14-16). Link...

Thursday, August 30, 2012
  • Ecstatic MoonDance - Once in a Blue Moon Edition - Dallas, TX. Feel empowered and raise the quality of your life. Nurture you body with extra attention and gratitude. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Don Vitsentzos (esraj and guitar) will provide music to recharge and nourish the body at the end of the dance. 7:00pm Meditation. 8-10pm Ecstatic MoonDance and Crystal Bowl Meditation. Admission: $15 in advance or at the door. Link...

Sunday, August 19, 2012
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Sunday, August 12, 2012
  • Breakfast Yoga Club at Wanderlust LIVE - Austin, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning: David Rosenblad, Cornell Kinderknecht, Martin McCall will be the music part of this yoga and music event benefitting Austin Pets Alive. 6:30-8:30pm. Wanderlust LIVE Austin, 206 E. 4th St., Austin, TX 78703. Link...

Friday, August 10, 2012
  • Sacred Sounds Concert: Cornell Kinderknecht and Kenny Kolter - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Kenny Kolter (gongs). An exquisite evening of music, sound and vibration. Join us for this sonic adventure. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, July 28, 2012
  • Impending Bloom at House of Poets - Richardson, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar. Guest musician for this concert: David Rosenblad, guitar, bass and electric sitar.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: $10 / person. Location: House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 199, Richardson, Texas 75080. BYOB, food available for order from OLIVE restaurant. Link...

Friday, July 20, 2012
  • Ornamentation on Native American Flute: How, What, When - Eau Claire, WI. Instructed by Cornell Kinderknecht. Learn various types of ornaments/embellishments that are used in NAF playing and learn possible ways that they are done. Compare ornaments idiomatic to NAF with those that are used in classical music. Explore how different ornaments can evoke different moods in a piece of music. Look at how ornamentation can be applied effectively in a musical line. In class, members will be encouraged to try various ornaments. We'll look at a simple line of music and go through different ways it could be ornamented. 11:00 am, Room 143, University of Wisconsin School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Full details of the convention are availble at the INAFA website. Link...

Thursday, July 19, 2012
  • Cornell Kinderknecht in Concert - Eau Claire, WI. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes (Native American flute, bansuri flute, ocarina and others) will present an afternoon concert at the International Native American Flute Association (INAFA) Convention. Also presenting concerts in the afternoon time period will be Joe Young and Mark McGourley. The concert begins at 3:00 pm in the Phillips Recital Hall, University of Wisconsin School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Full details of the convention are availble at the INAFA website. Link...

  • Native Flute Masterclass with Cornell Kinderknecht - Eau Claire, WI. Fine-tune your NAF skills and artistry. Get fresh ideas on how to expand your skills on NAF and how to fine-tune your songs and performances. In masterclass format, Cornell will work with students who are interested in playing for the class and would like to present songs they're working on or improvising. We'll explore look at constructive ways to fine-tune and get the most of our playing through phrasing, technique, breath control, and performance skills. This workshop is highly interactive and is very educational to those who are playing for the class and to those who are observing. Open discussion is encouraged. Cornell's expertise gives practical learning opportunity while his light-hearted approach puts students at ease. All conference attendees are welcome to attend. 10:00 am, Room 143, University of Wisconsin School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Full details of the convention are availble at the INAFA website. Link...

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
  • Private flute lessons with Cornell Kinderknecht (July 18-22, 2012) - Eau Claire, WI. July 18-22, 2012. Cornell Kinderknecht will be teaching private lessons on world flutes (Native flute, Anasazi flute, bansuri, recorder) in Eau Claire, WI. If you are attending the INAFA Convention or will be in the area and would like to schedule a lesson with Cornell, please contact him in advance or at his table at the convention. Link...

  • International Native American Flute Association Convention 2012 (July 18-22, 2012) - Eau Claire, WI. July 18-22, 2012. University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center. INTERNATIONAL NATIVE AMERICAN AND WORLD FLUTE ASSOCIATION A Musical and Education-Based Organization Whose Goal is to Foster the Advancement, Appreciation, Preservation, and Understanding of the Native American flute, as well as other world flute traditions. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing an afternoon concert and will facilitate masterclass and workshop. Performers and presenters include R. Carlos Nakai, G.S. Sachdev, Peter Phippen, Michael Graham Allen, Joseph Young, Cornell Kinderknecht and others. Link...

Friday, July 13, 2012
  • Concert with Sarah Reinke and Cornell Kinderknecht, flutes and cello - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Come in from the summer heat and enjoy the sounds of these beautiful instruments - world flutes and cello - performing music from the genres of world, Latin, classical and others. Lean back, cool off, and join us for an evening of exquisite music. Cornell Kinderknecht, flutes and Sarah Reinke, cello.

    View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm (doors open at 7:30). Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person (children 12 and under: $5-$10). Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
  • Private party - Oklahoma City, OK.

Saturday, June 30, 2012
  • Impending Bloom at Dallas Meditation Center - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music in a relaxing setting. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbek, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar. Joining Impending Bloom on this concert will be David Rosenblad on guitar, bass and electric sitar.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, June 9, 2012
  • Sound Oasis: In the Music Room - Waxahachie, Texas. Sound Oasis (Cornell Kinderknecht - world flutes, Martin McCall - drums and percussion, Cynthia Stuart - keyboards and percussion) will be the featured group at "In the Music Room," a unique setting for hearing great music, having a potluck meal, and being with friends.
    6:00-7:15pm - Social time and potluck dinner (bring food and drinks)
    7:30-8:15pm - Mary Guthrie Performs
    8:30-10:00pm - Sound Oasis Concert
    10:30pm - Song writers jam
    Admission: Your tips and donations provide for this event. Please be generous.

    RSVP requested at rsvp@InTheMusicRoom.com or 972-937-7770. View a poster.

    Click for driving directions. In the Music Room, Studio and Listening Room at the Tredway Home, 3103 Sanger Creek Way, Waxahachie, Texas 75165, 972-937-7770. Link...

Sunday, May 27, 2012
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, May 26, 2012
  • Dallas International Festival - Dallas, Texas. Impending Bloom (Cornell Kinderknecht, Craig Shropshire, Martin McCall and Don Vitsentzos) will be part of the musical line-up at this event expected to attract an attendance of 20,000. 10am-7pm in the Dallas Arts District. Link...

Thursday, May 17, 2012
  • Workshops and Lessons with Cornell at the Zion Flute Festival (May 17-19, 2012) - Springdale, Utah. May 17-19, 2012. Cornell Kinderknecht will be teaching workshops and will be available for private lessons on bansuri and Native American flute at the 3-day Zion Flute and Drum Festival, a world class event that provides the opportunity to immerse oneself in the passion of music and learning opportunity with world known recording artists. Contact Cornell directly to schedule private lessons on Native flutes, Anasazi flute, or bansuri. For Cornell's workshops, visit the "Workshops" section of the festival website at www.ZionFluteFestival.com Link...

  • Feature Concert Stage at Zion Flute Festival - Cornell Kinderknecht - Zion National Park, Utah. In concert: Cornell Kinderknecht at the beautiful, breath-taking amphitheater built into the 2000 foot high red rock cliffs of Zion Canyon. This evening performances will include Cornell Kinderknecht, Joe Young, and Bill Miller. O.C. Tanner Amphitheater, Springdale, UT. 7:30pm. Link...

Saturday, May 12, 2012
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (May 12-17, 2012) - Springdale, Utah. May 12-17, 2012. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Joe Young, Rona Yellow Robe and others. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The headquarters for the school will be the Best Western Zion Park Inn, 1215 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale Utah 84767. Link...

Saturday, April 21, 2012
  • Earth Day Dallas at Fair Park (April 21-22) - Dallas, Texas. An annual, outdoor festival seeking to elevate environmental awareness and influence the way North Texans think, live and work. The family-friendly and free-admission event allows leaders in the corporate, academic and non-profit worlds to unite and show North Texans how green lifestyle choices can lower their cost of living, improve their health, and help save the environment. Presenters include Dr. Michio Kaku and Laura W. Bush. The event hours are 10am-6pm on Saturday and Sunday. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician with The Sound and The Meaning on Sunday afternoon at 1:30 at the Earth Yoga events on the lawn of the Hall of State. Link...

Sunday, April 15, 2012
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
  • Learn the Native American Flute: Developing Musical Style - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Expand your playing skills on Native American flute and find your own musical style. Use extended technique and breath to develop a rich sound. Explore composition and improvisation.

    This intermediate class is is open to those who have taken the earlier level classes AND to others who have experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    This class meets on Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm, April 10 - May 1, 2012.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A pentatonic Native American flute in A-minor is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by March 26) for this class. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, April 7, 2012
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Impending Bloom musicians Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

  • Breakfast Yoga Club - Carrollton, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, with guest, Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri flute, will play music at the Yoga Breakfast Club gathering. 9:00am. Krama Yoga Center, 2760 E. Trinity Mills Rd. #120, Carrollton, TX 75006. Link...

Saturday, March 31, 2012
  • Ennis Cultural Music Festival - Ennis, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform at the Ennis Cultural Music Festival sponsored by the Ennis Arts Commission. The festival starts at 11am and ends at 4pm. Cornell's performance is scheduled for 12:45pm. Admission is free. Get a poster Location: Bluebonnet Park, Ennis Parkway @ Hwy 287 Bypass South, Ennis, TX. Link...

Saturday, March 24, 2012
  • Studio Samadhi Spring Celebration - Roanoke, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, with guest, Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri flute. Arrive at 11:00 AM for an amazing 2-hour yoga practice beginning at 11:30 led by a team of our talented Studio Samadhi teachers, accompanied by LIVE MUSIC. Studio Samadhi, 611 Dallas Drive, Suite 102, Roanoke, TX 76262. Link...

Saturday, March 17, 2012
  • Cave Without a Name: Spring Equinox Flutes and Bowls - Boerne, Texas. Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls and Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes. Hear the beautiful sounds of these ancient instruments - wood flutes, Tibetan singing bowls, and heart gong - in an exquisite setting.

    Tickets: $25, multiple ticket discounts available. Military: $10. Advance ticket purchase recommended. Click for information and online ticket purchase.

    Concert starts at 7 p.m. "Cave Without a Name," 325 Kreutzberg Rd, Boerne, TX 78006 (just outside San Antonio). Link...

Saturday, March 3, 2012
  • Impending Bloom at Dallas Meditation Center - Dallas, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music in a relaxing setting. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbek, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, February 28 - March 20, 2012 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by February 24) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, February 25, 2012
  • Evening Concert with Julie Bonk and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Spend an evening of musical fun and joy with renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk, and award-nominated world flutes player, Cornell Kinderknecht. The musical camaraderie between these two will make you smile, laugh and celebrate. An experience not to be missed.

    View a poster.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Thursday, February 16, 2012
  • Breakfast Yoga Club Rocks Dinner at the Texas Yoga Conference - Houston, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, David Rosenblad and Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music for the opening of the Texas Yoga Conference, 6:00-8:00pm. Texas Yoga Conference, University of Houston, 4800 Calhoun, Houston, TX 77204. Link...

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
  • Neiman Marcus, Willow Bend - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be playing music for the special Valentine's dinner, 6:00-9:00pm. Neiman Marcus, The Shops at Willow Bend, 6121 W Park Blvd. Plano, TX 75093. Link...

Saturday, February 11, 2012
  • World Flutes Afternoon Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht and Julie Bonk - Spring (Houston), Texas. Sponsored by the Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes with guest artist, renowned blues and jazz pianist Julie Bonk, will present a beautiful and moving concert of music on world flutes, including Native American flute, bansuri, ocarina, bamboo flutes, and others. The concert follows a flute workshop. The concert is open to the public.

    4:00pm, Admission: $10, children twelve years old and under free (admission is free for Native flute workshop attendees). Advance ticket purchase is encouraged.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    Click for more information and advance ticket purchase

  • Native American Flute Workshop - Spring (Houston), Texas. Hosted by the Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a workshop for Native American flute players. Sessions on technique, finger control, dynamics and the fine art of song creation, including melody formation, song structure, phrasing and ornamentaion.

    10:30am - 2:30pm. Advance registration is requested.

    Following the workshop (4:00pm), a concert will be presented by Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    Click for more information and advance registration

Saturday, February 4, 2012
  • Breakfast Yoga Club - Carrollton, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, with guest, Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri flute, will play music at the Yoga Breakfast Club gathering. 9:00am. Krama Yoga Center, 2760 E. Trinity Mills Rd. #120 Carrollton, TX 75006. Link...

Saturday, January 28, 2012
  • Impending Bloom at House of Poets - Richardson, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, violin, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: $10 / person. Location: House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 199, Richardson, Texas 75080. BYOB, food available for order from OLIVE restaurant. Link...

Tuesday, January 17, 2012
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, January 17 - February 7, 2012 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by Jan 10) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Friday, January 13, 2012
  • Sacred Sounds Concert: Tibetan Bowls and World Flutes - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls). Join us for an evening of heartfelt music, combining the sounds of these ancient instruments -- bamboo and wooden flutes with Tibetan bowls. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Sunday, January 1, 2012
  • Live Music w/ Yoga - Plano, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, will play music with Yoga Tree's New Year traditional 108 Sun Salutation practice. Guest musician, Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri flute, will join. Yoga Tree, 1410 Avenue K 1105A, Plano, TX. 4:00-7:00pm

Saturday, December 24, 2011
  • Christmas Eve: Trio Giocoso at The Episcopal Church of the Epiphany - Ricahrdson, Texas. Trio Giocoso will provide music at both the evening and midnight Masses celebrating Christmas. Trio Giocoso is an early music recorder trio featuring Cornell Kinderknecht, Jennifer Carpenter and Sara Funkhouser. The Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, 421 Custer Road, Richardson, TX 75080. 8:30pm and 10:30pm Link...

Saturday, December 17, 2011
  • 19th Annual Winter SolstiCelebration: Our Human Journey - Dallas, Texas. Join 1000 of your friends for this beautiful seasonal event, in Dallas, Texas, the second largest of its kind in the USA. A North Texas tradition for nearly 20 years. Music, dance, comedy, juggling, story telling, ritual...

    An Earth Rhythms event directed and produced by Amy Martin and Rodney Steman. Music direction by Cornell Kinderknecht and Lainey Bernstein. Performances by Cornell Kinderknecht, Robin Hackett, Freddie Jones, Jamal Mohammed, Lainey Bernstein, Mark Menikos, David Rosenblad, Rahim Quazi, Kerri Arista, Shanti Michelle Webb, Veronica Valles, Eric Folkerth, The Twice Tellers, Cris Gale, Bryan Lankford and many others.

    Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Tickets available at the door or in advance at the Earth Rhythms website. Link...

Friday, December 16, 2011
  • 19th Annual Winter SolstiCelebration: Our Human Journey - Dallas, Texas. Join 1000 of your friends for this beautiful seasonal event, in Dallas, Texas, the second largest of its kind in the USA. A North Texas tradition for nearly 20 years. Music, dance, comedy, juggling, story telling, ritual...

    An Earth Rhythms event directed and produced by Amy Martin and Rodney Steman. Music direction by Cornell Kinderknecht and Lainey Bernstein. Performances by Cornell Kinderknecht, Robin Hackett, Freddie Jones, Jamal Mohammed, Lainey Bernstein, Mark Menikos, David Rosenblad, Rahim Quazi, Kerri Arista, Shanti Michelle Webb, Veronica Valles, Eric Folkerth, The Twice Tellers, Kris Gale, Bryan Lankford and many others.

    Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Tickets available at the door or in advance at the Earth Rhythms website. Link...

Saturday, December 10, 2011
  • Impending Bloom with guest Aloke Dasgupta - Dallas, Texas. Join Impending Bloom for a special evening with renowned guest sitarist Aloke Dasgupta. Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    Maestro Aloke Dasgupta is among the most outstanding and original sitar players of the North Indian Classical style. With a maturity of style and composition all his own, he draws the memory back nostalgically to the past greats of sitar, while at the same time revealing an awareness of contemporary, international movements, such as jazz, new age and world music. He has played and recorded with artists including; Ravi Shankar, Mick Jagger, Pandit V.G. Jog, Eric Clapton, Gwen Stefani, and Cheap Trick.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Tickets: Members-$10, Non-members: $10 in advance / $15 at the door. Click to purchase advance tickets. Location: Crow Collection of Asian Art, 2010 Flora Street (between Harwood and Olive), Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Saturday, December 3, 2011
  • Mystic Note Cafe: Christmas Concert - Dallas. 7:00 pm. Christmas Concert at Mystic Note Cafe. Featuring Celestial Voices Choir, Lainey Bernstein, Cornell Kinderknecht, Gary Floyd, Robin Hackett, and more. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Friday, December 2, 2011
  • Kirtan w/ The Sound & The Meaning - Plano, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, will lead a live kirtan at this beautiful yoga studio. Guest musician, Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri flute, will join. 7:00-10:00pm, Pranaa Ayurveda Spa & Yoga, 4017 Preston Rd, Suite 532, Plano, TX 75013. Link...

Friday, November 25, 2011
  • Thanksgiving & Gratitude Guided Musical Meditation - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Start the holiday season by treating yourself to an evening of bliss and gratitude. Through beautiful guided and musical meditation, and just sharing our time together, we'll nurture a practice of "thank you," expressing gratitude for what we have and for all experiences that shape our lives. Facilitated by Cornell Kinderknecht. View a poster.

    The gathering begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. 7:30 pm.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Thursday, November 24, 2011
  • Thanksgiving Gathering - Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 11:00 a.m. Thanksgiving gathering at Center for Spiritual Living. Musicians Janet Kollmeier and Cornell Kinderknecht. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, November 20, 2011
  • Live Kirtan w/ The Sound & The Meaning - Dallas, Texas. The Sound & The Meaning, will lead a live kirtan at this beautiful yoga studio. Guest musician, Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri flute, will join. 7:00-10:00pm, Padma Yoga Dallas, 1909 N. Henderson Ave., Dallas, TX 75206. Link...

Saturday, November 19, 2011
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Impending Bloom musicians Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Friday, October 28, 2011
  • Honoring our Ancestors Concert: Guitar and flute - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and David Rosenblad (guitars and vocals). Join us for an evening of uplifting music that feeds the heart and soul. Celebrate those who have influenced our lives. Honoring All Saints Day, All Souls Day and, of course, Halloween. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, October 15, 2011
  • Impending Bloom at Move Studio - Dallas, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, violin, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Tickets: $15 in advance / $20 at the door. Advance tickets available from Move Studio. Location: Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206. Link...

Thursday, October 6, 2011
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 6-9, 2011) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Anthony Natividad, and Wayne McCleskey. October 6 - 9, 2011, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Friday, September 30, 2011
  • Pure Imagination - Creativity Workshop - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Facilitated by Cornell Kinderknecht and Robin Hackett. Tap into that creative spark that resides in all of us. With PLAY-full activity, writing, silence, being & doing and communication, you will be Revealed, Nourished and Invited to Play. Learn to incorporate your aspirations into each and every day creatively. Whether your passion be art, music, work, home or family, we'll explore ways of setting and achieving goals while expressing that creative passion each and every day.

    7:00-10:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Fee: $50 in advance / $55 at the door. Get more information and register online.

    See directions and a map at the Dallas Meditation Center website. Link...

Sunday, September 25, 2011
  • Moving Into Spirit: Gentle - Restorative Yoga and Live Music - Richardson, Texas. Connect with music through movement with inspiring yoga teacher Lynne Clem & award-nominated world flutes performer Cornell Kinderknecht. Allow the transformative power of live music to move through you as you gently stretch, release, relax & restore into this beautiful yoga practice. Allowing the magical tones of the flutes to connect through gentle movement, breathwork & release; this is a powerful tool to open & let the Prana (life force) flow within, connecting to your true Inner Spirit & guidance. Fee: $20. RSVP appreciated, but not required. For more information or RSVP, contact Lynne@YogaInDFW.com / 817.739.3886. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. 1:30-2:45pm.

Saturday, September 24, 2011
  • CommuniTREE - Dallas, Texas. Autumn celebration at White Rock Lake in Dallas, Texas. Cornell will participate in the opening ceremonies and throughout the day. 10am-2pm. Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX 25218. Link...

Friday, September 23, 2011
  • Autumn Equinox Celebration of Light - Richardson, Texas. Music, dancing, kirtan chant, meditation, community. Music with Cornell Kinderknecht and The Bhakti House Band. Facilitated by Brother ChiSing. 7:30pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd., Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Thursday, September 22, 2011
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Thursday evenings, September 22 - October 20, 2011 at 7:00pm (no class on October 6)

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by Sep 15) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, September 17, 2011
  • Impending Bloom at House of Poets - Richardson, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, violin, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: $10 / person. Location: House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 199, Richardson, Texas 75080. BYOB, food available for order from OLIVE restaurant. Link...

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Expanding Possibilities - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Enrich your musical skills on the Native American flute. Explore alternate scales and creative approches to composition and improvisation. A 5-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Tuesday evenings, September 13 - October 11, 2011 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 in this series AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by September 10) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, September 11, 2011
  • Sound Oasis @ Opening Bell - Dallas, Texas. Come in for coffee and enjoy some great music. Sound Oasis (Cornell Kinderknecht - world flutes, Martin McCall - drums and percussion, Cynthia Stuart - keyboards and percussion). Mary Guthrie will perform an opening set. 1:00-2:30pm Opening Bell Coffee, 1409 S. Lamar, South Side Bldg, Dallas, Texas 75215. Link...

Saturday, August 20, 2011
  • Impending Bloom at House of Poets - Richardson, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, violin, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: $10 / person. Location: House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Rd, Suite 199, Richardson, Texas 75080. BYOB, food available for order from OLIVE restaurant. Link...

Friday, August 12, 2011
  • Sacred Sounds Concert: Tibetan Bowls and World Flutes - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls). Join us for an evening of heartfelt music, combining the sounds of these ancient instruments -- bamboo and wooden flutes with Tibetan bowls. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Monday, August 1, 2011
  • Children's program at Music, Art, and Drama Camp - Allen, Texas. An artistic camp for children ages 4 through entering grade 7. Cornell Kinderknecht will present an educational and entertaining program on flutes from around the world for the Monday class. First United Methodist Church of Allen, 601 S. Greenville Rd, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

Friday, July 29, 2011
  • Bhakti House Band CD Release Party - Aledo, Texas. Join Kristen and Randall Brooks and the Bhakti House Band to celebrate the release of their CD "Nada Bhakti: The Sound of Devotion Vol. 1, Merging with Sound". Cornell and other musicians will be guests with the band. Kirtan, satsang and potluck (please bring a vegetarian dish to share). 7:00-11:30pm @ Aledo Yoga, 203 E. Oak St, Aledo, TX 76008. Link...

Monday, July 25, 2011
  • The Inner View Radio Show. The Inner View Radio Show: Living from the Inside/Out! Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest host on this week's The Inner View internet radio show. Conversation, interviews and musical guests. Hosted by Robin Hackett, Angie Dutton, Conell Kinderknecht and Anne Olivier. This week's Inner View guest will be Karina Anderson and musical guest Ester Nicholson. Live from Spiritual Journeys Radio Network in Dallas, TX. Tune in at the following link from anywhere in the world, 10:30am-12:30pm US Central Daylight Time. Link...

Sunday, July 24, 2011
  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 9:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Cornell will be a guest musician with the band at the Sunday services. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, July 23, 2011
  • Impending Bloom at Dallas Meditation Center - Dallas, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music in a relaxing setting. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, violin, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. View a poster.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbek, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Friday, July 22, 2011
  • Kirtan at Sammons Center for the Arts - Dallas, Texas. Kirtan at this beautiful center for the performing arts featuring Sean Johnson & the Wild Lotus Band, opening by Rudra Das & the Dharma Love Train. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician (bansuri bamboo flute) with Rudra Das. 7:50pm, doors open at 7:00. Sammons Center for the Arts, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75219. See full information and ticket pricing at the following Facebook page. Link...

Sunday, July 17, 2011
  • Moving Into Spirit: Gentle - Restorative Yoga and Live Music - Richardson, Texas. Connect with music through movement with inspiring yoga teacher Lynne Clem & award-nominated world flutes performer Cornell Kinderknecht. Allow the transformative power of live music to move through you as you gently stretch, release, relax & restore into this beautiful yoga practice. Allowing the magical tones of the flutes to connect through gentle movement, breathwork & release; this is a powerful tool to open & let the Prana (life force) flow within, connecting to your true Inner Spirit & guidance. Fee: $20. RSVP appreciated, but not required. For more information or RSVP, contact Lynne@YogaInDFW.com / 817.739.3886. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. 1:30-2:45pm.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, July 12 - August 2, 2011 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley).

    Please register in advance (by July 10) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, July 9, 2011
  • Bhakti Jam! - Grapevine, Texas. Under one roof, all the Kirtan you can handle! Come get asorbed in the Bliss of Bhakti through Kirtan from some of your favorite groups in DFW. Coming together for the Divine, groups include, Sound and The Meaning, Bhakti House Band, The Dhama Love Train, and Prema Shakti Kirtan. ALL are welcome. 6:30-11:30pm, Om On The Mat A Center for Yoga, 1115A W. Northwest Highway, Grapevine, TX 76051. Link...

Saturday, July 2, 2011
  • Private party - Oklahoma City, OK.

Monday, June 27, 2011
  • Connections Tribute Band - Richardson, Texas. Special concert to benefit Ann Michele King and her family. Friends, as you may know, Ann Michele King, daughter of our Connections Band leader, Rev. Rusty King, (First UMC, Allen) has courageously battled cancer for seven years. Financial burdens on the King family have become enormous. Please come to this special concert at First UMC Richardson to share your gifts of love and money to assist the King family with these extraordinary expenses. A love offering will be collected. The band will perform a "best of" concert featuring music from our many tribute concerts. 7:00pm. First United Methodist Church of Richardson, 503 N. Central Expressway, 75080. Link...

Sunday, June 26, 2011
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, June 24, 2011
  • Native American Flute circle and Music Jam - Richardson, Texas. 7:00-10:00pm. Cornell will host a Native flute circle for those who play or enjoy the music of the Native American flute. Come play or sit and listen or just join in community and visit with friends. No requirement to play (or even know how to play). Musicians playing other instruments welcome too. All are welcome. No need to RSVP -- just come. Bring flutes, drums and other instruments. Also bring snacks or drinks to share. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Monday, June 20, 2011
  • Impending Bloom at Open Stage - Richardson, Texas. Impending Bloom will be the featured performance at this weekly variety show. The variety show starts at 8pm and the "Performer's Playground" starts at 9pm. Impending Bloom's featured set will start around 9pm. Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: Udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: Doumbeck, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings. Admission: $5. House of Poets, 580 W. Arapaho Road, Suite 119, Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Saturday, June 18, 2011
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Richardson, Texas. Kirtan with Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Immerse yourself in an evening of live music and mantra chant inspired by this ancient musical tradition. 7:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd., Richardson, TX 75080. Link...

Thursday, June 16, 2011
  • Military Honors Memorial for Salvadore Gonzalez - Dallas, TX. 3:30pm. Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Link...

Tuesday, June 7, 2011
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, June 7 - 28, 2011 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by Jun 4) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, June 4, 2011
  • Cornell's annual flute/music party - Weatherford, TX. Annual party for Cornell's Annual party for flute students of Cornell Kinderknecht at the home/workshop of flute-maker Butch Hall. Flute students and players, contact Cornell if you're interested.

Saturday, May 28, 2011
  • Sound Oasis Concert - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Welcome the Summer months and join Sound Oasis for an evening of unique and beautiful rhythmic and melodic music that blends world with jazz with pop with new age with a bit of humor. Sound Oasis: Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes and woodwinds), Cynthia Stuart (keyboards and percussion) and Martin McCall (drums and percussion). View a poster.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, May 21, 2011
  • Joy Fest with Julie Bonk, Gary Floyd and Cornell Kinderknecht - Ft. Worth, Texas. An evening filled with pop-jazz-inspirational and original music. This trio of Julie on piano, Gary on vocals and Cornell on flute will mesmerize your senses. You'll leave feeling relaxed yet energized! FYI: Julie taught Grammy winner Nora Jones, Gary is up for 3 OUTMusic Awards and Cornell's Nightfall was a finalist for the Texas Music Award. Tickets: $15. at www.opendoorproductionstx.com and $18. at the door. For more information call 817-568-1432. Heart & Soul Coffeehouse, 4615 E. California Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76119. Link...

Friday, May 20, 2011
  • Cornell Kinderknecht with Sound Oasis at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Happy hour at Late at the DMA. Music in the atrium with Cornell Kinderknecht and Sound Oasis. In conjunction with "Art of the American Indians: The Thaw Collection," Sound Oasis will blend Native American sounds with other world musical styles, presenting a palette of beautiful rhythmic and melodic music that is smooth, unique, and entrancing. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes and woodwinds), Cynthia Stuart (keyboards and percussion) and Martin McCall (drums and percussion). 6:00-6:45pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Link...

Thursday, May 12, 2011
  • Workshops and Lessons with Cornell at the Zion Flute Festival (May 12-14, 2011) - Springdale, Utah. May 12-14, 2011. Cornell Kinderknecht will be available for private lessons on bansuri and Native American flute at the 3-day Zion Flute and Drum Festival, a world class event that provides the opportunity to immerse oneself in the passion of music and learning opportunity with world known recording artists. Contact Cornell directly to schedule private lessons on Native flutes, Anasazi flute, or bansuri. For Cornell's workshops, visit the "Workshops" section of the festival website at www.ZionFluteFest.com Link...

  • Concert Stage at Zion Flute Festival - Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Anthony Natividad - Zion National Park, Utah. In concert: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, and Anthony Natividad. Part of the Zion Flute Festival Evening Concerts at the beautiful, breath-taking 2000-seat amphitheater built into the cliffs of Zion Canyon. O.C. Tanner Amphitheater, Springdale, UT. 7:30pm. Link...

Sunday, May 8, 2011
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (May 8-12, 2011) - Springdale, Utah. May 8-12, 2011. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, Joe Young, Kiriel Solone, Leslie Doukas, and Ken Kohlman. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The headquarters for the school will be the Best Western Zion Park Inn, 1215 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale Utah 84767. Link...

Friday, May 6, 2011
  • Impending BLOOM - Dallas, TX. Private party. Link...

Saturday, April 30, 2011
  • Evening Concert with Julie Bonk and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Spend a beautiful Spring evening of musical fun and joy with renowned blues and jazz pianist, Julie Bonk, and award-nominated world flutes player, Cornell Kinderknecht. A unique concert not to be missed. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Thursday, April 28, 2011
  • Sid Richardson Museum - Fort Worth, Texas. A reception honoring supporters of "Imagination Celebration 2010-2011, America the Beautiful: A Celebration of Our National Parks." Cornell Kinderknecht will be providing music in the gallery. 5:30-7:30 pm. Sid Richardson Museum, 309 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76102. Link...

Wednesday, April 20, 2011
  • Cornell Kinderknecht and Martin McCall at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Member's event. Reception for the opening of "Art of the American Indians: The Thaw Collection." Music in the atrium with Cornell Kinderknecht, Native flutes, and Martin McCall, drums and percussion. 6:30-8:30pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Link...

Saturday, April 16, 2011
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Friday, April 15, 2011
  • Connections Tribute Band - Hearts for Japan - Allen, Texas. The music of Stevie Wonder and Billy Joel. Join the tribute band, now in its seventh year, in this fun and energetic show. The concert will aid the people affected by the earthquake/tsunami in Japan through our partner group UMCOR. Directed by Rusty King. Cornell will join the band on flutes and keyboards. 7:00p.m. Joe Farmer Rec Center Ampitheater, Bethany Lakes Park, 1201 E Bethany, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

Sunday, April 3, 2011
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, April 2, 2011
  • Impending Bloom at Dallas Yoga Center - Dallas, Texas. An evening of beautiful cosmic instrumental world music in an exquisite setting. Impeccable and playful musical masters perform on esraj, bansuri, violin, udu, doumbeck, kanjira, guitar and many other world and ethnic instruments. Get a poster for this event.

    Impending Bloom is - Craig Shropshire: udu / clay pot drums; Martin McCall: doumbek, kanjira and all other kinds of drumuliscious things; Cornell Kinderknecht: bansuri, bamboo flutes, and other woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos: esraj and guitar; Mark Menikos: violin and other strings.

    Dallas Yoga, 4525 Lemmon Avenue, Suite 305, Dallas, TX 75219. Admission: $15 in advance / $20 at the door. Advance tickets are available at the Dallas Yoga Center, 214.443.9642. Link...

Tuesday, March 29, 2011
  • Learn the Native American Flute: Developing Musical Style - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Expand your playing skills on Native American flute and find your own musical style. Use extended technique and breath to develop a rich sound. Explore composition and improvisation.

    This intermediate class is is open to those who have taken the earlier level classes AND to others who have experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    This class meets on Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm, March 29 - April 19, 2011.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    A pentatonic Native American flute in A-minor is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by March 26) for this class. Click here for more information and online registration



Monday, March 28, 2011
  • Cornell Kinderknecht in-studio musical guest on The Inner View Radio Show. The Inner View Radio Show: Living from the Inside/Out! Cornell Kinderknecht will be the in-studio guest on this week's The Inner View internet radio show. Hosted by Petra Weldes, Robin Hackett, Angie Dutton and Alva Baltimore. Live from Spiritual Journeys Radio Network in Dallas, TX. Tune in at the following link from anywhere in the world, 10:30am-12:30pm US Central Daylight Time. Link...

Friday, March 25, 2011
  • Spring Music Night: Native Flutes and Drums - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Flutes and drums with Cornell Kinderknecht and Houston musicians Sandy Czerwinski and Doyle Horton. Welcome the Spring. Join us for an evening of fun and joy, expressing community and friendship through music. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Admission: suggested $15-$25 / person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, March 19, 2011
  • Cave Without a Name: Spring Equinox Flutes and Bowls - Boerne, Texas. Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls and Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes. Hear the beautiful sounds of these ancient instruments - wood flutes, Tibetan singing bowls, and heart gong - in an exquisite setting. View a poster. Concert starts at 7 p.m. "Cave Without a Name," 325 Kreutzberg Rd, Boerne, TX 78006 (just outside San Antonio). Tickets: $25, multiple ticket discounts available. Military: $10. Link...

Saturday, March 5, 2011
  • Connections Tribute Band - Mabank, Texas. The music of Stevie Wonder and Billy Joel. Join the tribute band, now in its seventh year, in this fun and energetic show. The concert will benefit Imagine No Malaria. Directed by Rusty King. Cornell will join the band on flutes and keyboards. 7:00p.m. Mabank High School Auditorium, Highway 175 and Highway 198 Mabank, Texas 75147. Link...

Saturday, February 26, 2011
  • Mystic Note with Robin Hackett & Friends - Dallas, Texas. Music is going to be wonderful on this night. Robin Hackett will be joined by Gary Floyd, Cornell Kinderknecht, Chuck Rainey, Angie Dutton, Giampero Scuderi, and William Foley. Now thats a lot of good fun. 7:00pm. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244, Link...

Tuesday, February 22, 2011
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Tuesday evenings, February 22 - March 15, 2011 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by February 20) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Friday, February 18, 2011
  • Music with Impending Bloom and Robin Hackett - Richardson, Texas. Cosmic Music Night at Dallas Meditation Center featuring Impending Bloom Floating Ensemble with guest Robin Hackett. Get a flyer for this event.

    Come enjoy the savory and sweet sounds of this local world music ensemble that are at times rocking and at other times trance-like and meditative, always uplifting and moving. Hear the sounds of the bowed esraj, the bansuri and a host of world percussion including udu, doumbek and kanjira. Impending Bloom's guest of the evening will be Grammy nominated songwriter, Robin Hackett whose music has been featured on the CBS hit comedy "How I met Your Mother."

    Impending Bloom's line up for the evening includes Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and percussion; Martin McCall, doumbek and all things drum-u-liscious; Cornell Kinderknecht, bansuri and world flutes and woodwinds; Don Vitsentzos, esraj and guitar. Learn more about Impending Bloom at http://www.ImpendingBloom.net

    So, come pull up a chair, bring a blanket and stretch out on the floor, or get up and dance. Don't miss it.

    8:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Admission: suggested $15-$20 per person. Link...

Sunday, January 30, 2011
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, January 29, 2011
  • Connections Tribute Band - Wylie, Texas. The music of Stevie Wonder and Billy Joel. Join the tribute band, now in its seventh year, as it debuts its new cover show. The concert will benefit UMCOR. Directed by Rusty King. Cornell will join the band on flutes and keyboards. 6:30p.m. First United Methodist Church in Wylie, 1401 FM 1378, Wylie, Texas. Link...

Friday, January 28, 2011
  • The Sound of Peace Concert with Tom Prasada-Rao and Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Join Cornell Kinderknecht and Tom Prasada-Rao for an evening embracing the peaceful heart through beautiful, inspiring and invigorating music featuring flutes, guitar, sitar, voice and other instruments. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. (A Seasons for Peace and Nonviolence event.)

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Saturday, January 22, 2011
  • Strings & Things, Allen Philharmonic Casual Classics Series - Allen, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest flutist with Rusty King, guitar and other classical guitarists. Music of Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, Vivaldi and others. 7:30pm. Admission: $10. Allen Christian Church at the Allen Heritage Village, 450 E. St. Mary Drive, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

  • Off the Wall and Out of the Box, a creativity workshop - Dallas, Texas. Off the Wall and Out of the Box -- a creativity workshop just for you... with Robin Hackett and Cornell Kinderknecht. Join Robin and Cornell, with guest Angie Dutton, on a quest to that joyful and playful muse inside of you, fully and alive. Creativity is essential in our artistic, personal, and professional endeavors. Spend one day changing your life forever! Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244, 10:00am-2:30pm. Call 972.866.9988 for early registration. Link...

Friday, January 21, 2011
  • Kerri Arista at Uncle Calvin's - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be a guest musician at Kerri Arista's concert at Uncle Calvin's. 8pm. Advance tickets are available at Uncle Calvin's website. 9555 N. Central Expressway (at Walnut Hill), Dallas, TX. Link...

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, January 18 - February 8, 2011 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by Jan 13) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, January 9, 2011
  • First United Methodist Church of Allen - Allen, Texas. Cornell will provide service music with Rusty King at the 8:15 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. services. Location: First United Methodist Church of Allen, 601 S. Greenville Rd, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

Saturday, January 8, 2011
  • Animal Memorial Service and Celebration - Dallas. 10:00 a.m. Honor the animals and other nature friends who have left us and celebrate the gifts they brought to your life. Please bring a small remembrance of your special friend, i.e. a photo, collar, favorite toy, etc. Reception follows. Music with Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes) and others. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, January 1, 2011
  • New Years Day Afternoon Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht and Robin Hackett - Richardson, Texas. Join Cornell Kinderknecht and Robin Hackett for a New Years Day concert that will inspire and invigorate. 3:00pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Admission: $12 in advance / $15 at the door (concert is included for those who take the workshop prior to the concert). Get more information and purchase advance tickets. Link...

  • New Year ReNEWal Workshop with Robin Hackett, Cornell Kinderknecht and Angie Dutton - Richardson, Texas. Take the time on New Years Day to Renew and recharge your creative aspirations for the New Year and for your life. A creativity workshop with Robin Hackett and Cornell Kinderknecht, and conscious movement with Angie Dutton. 10:00am-2:30pm. Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080. Fee: $55 in advance / $60 at the door (includes admission to the concert afterwards). Get more information and register online. Link...

Friday, December 17, 2010
  • Imagine Peace: 18th Annual Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Imagine Peace, A Tribute to the Life and Vision of John Lennon, featuring music of John Lennon and the Beatles. Presented by Earth Rhythms. Join 1000 of your friends for this beautiful seasonal event, in Dallas, Texas, the second largest of its kind in the USA.

    Performers include Julie Bonk, Cornell Kinderknecht, Robin Hackett, Lainey Bernstein, Tom Prasada-Rao, Gary Floyd, Cary Cooper, Geoffrey Ricketts, Don Vitsentzos, Annie Benjamin, Rahim Quazi, Matt Willis, Craig Shropshire, Freddie Jones, David Rosenblad, Gene and Peggy Helmick-Richardson, Veronica Valles, Amy Martin, and more.

    Directed and produced by Amy Martin and Rodney Steman. Music direction by Cornell Kinderknecht and Lainey Bernstein.

    Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Tickets available at the door or in advance at the Earth Rhythms website. Link...

Sunday, December 12, 2010
  • Holiday Music Concert - Grapevine, Texas. Byron Holder presents: Music for the Holidays. Join us for this annual celebration of the holidays and Byron's birthday. Performers Byron Holder, Robin Hackett, Cornell Kinderknecht, Gary Floyd and the "Wing and a Prayer Chorale." Tickets: $15. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, December 4, 2010
  • Mystic Note Cafe: Christmas Concert - Dallas. 7:00 pm. Christmas Concert at Mystic Note Cafe. Featuring Celestial Voices Choir, Lainey Bernstein, Cornell Kinderknecht, Gary Floyd, Robin Hackett, and more. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Friday, November 26, 2010
  • Thanksgiving and JOY Concert - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Join us for an evening of fun and joy, expressing gratitude, community and friendship through music. Sound Oasis: Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Cynthia Stuart (keyboards and drums) and Martin McCall (drums and percussion). View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Thursday, November 25, 2010
  • Thanksgiving Gathering - Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 11:00 a.m. Thanksgiving gathering at Center for Spiritual Living. Musicians Janet Kollmeier and Cornell Kinderknecht. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, November 21, 2010
  • Kerri Arista CD Release Concert - Dallas, Texas. Kerri Arista's CD Release Concert. Cornell will be a guest musician. 12:00 noon at La Grange, 2704 Elm St., Dallas, TX. Link...

Monday, November 15, 2010
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Members' night. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 6:00pm and 8:00pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Link...

Saturday, November 13, 2010
  • Connections Tribute Band - McKinney, Texas. The music of Stevie Wonder and Billy Joel. Join the tribute band, now in its seventh year, as it debuts its new cover show. The concert will benefit UMCOR. Directed by Rusty King. Cornell will join the band on flutes and keyboards. 7:00p.m. Stonebridge United Methodist Church, 1800 S. Stonebridge Drive, McKinney, Texas 75070. Link...

Sunday, November 7, 2010
  • Community Unitarian Universalist Church - Plano, Texas. Sunday 10:30 a.m. service. Cornell Kinderknecht will play world flutes, providing service music and playing with choir. Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 East Parker Road, Plano, TX 75074. Link...

Saturday, October 23, 2010
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. General admission. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 2:00pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Link...

Friday, October 22, 2010
  • Sacred Sounds Concert: Tibetan Bowls and World Flutes - Richardson/Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls). Join us for an evening of beautiful and heartfelt music. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

Wednesday, October 20, 2010
  • Private party - Dallas, TX.

Monday, October 18, 2010
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Monday evenings, October 18 - November 8, 2010 at 7:30pm.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by October 17) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Friday, October 15, 2010
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Late Nights at the DMA. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 11:00pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Jennifer Carpenter, Cornell Kinderknecht and Kimary Fick, recorders. Link...

  • Cornell Kinderknecht in-studio guest on Every Thing Positive show on Spiritual Journeys Radio Network. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the in-studio guest on this week's Every Thing Positive internet radio show on Spiritual Journeys Radio Network. The show is hosted by Mary Ellen Terlikowski, Tom Terlikowski, and Elizabeth Harbin. Tune in world-wide. The program begins at 7:00pm US Central Daylight Time. Compare with your time zone to know when to tune in. Visit Spiritual Journeys Radio Network website for more information about this and other shows. Link...

Tuesday, October 12, 2010
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Music of the 14th and 15th centuries. Jennifer Carpenter, Cornell Kinderknecht and Kimary Fick, recorders - will be the performing ensemble at the society's monthly meeting. 7:30pm. Link...

Sunday, October 10, 2010
  • Pathways Unitarian Universalist Church - Southlake, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician and accompanist at the Sunday service. 10:00 a.m. Pathways Unitarian Universalist Church, 525 Nolen Dr, Ste 300, Southlake, TX 76092. Link...

Saturday, October 9, 2010
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. General admission. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 2:00pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Jennifer Carpenter, Cornell Kinderknecht and Kimary Fick, recorders. Link...

Wednesday, October 6, 2010
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Museum of Art - Dallas, Texas. Members' event. Recorder music of the 14th and 15th centuries. 6:30pm and 8:30pm. Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood St., Dallas, TX 75201. Jennifer Carpenter, Cornell Kinderknecht and Kimary Fick, recorders. Link...

Thursday, September 30, 2010
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Sep 30-Oct 3, 2010) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. Leadership team: Cornell Kinderknecht, Pam Mortensen, Anthony Natividad, and Wayne McCleskey. September 30 - October 3, 2010, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Friday, September 24, 2010
  • Autumn Equinox Sound Activation Concert / World Flutes and Clay Pot Drums - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Craig Shropshire (clay pot drums / udu, percussion). Come be energized and relaxed, joining our hearts in music and sound, celebrating the beauty and joy of being. View a poster.

    The concert begins at 8:00pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. 8:00 pm.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    Link...

  • Neiman Marcus, Willow Bend - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be playing music in the store, 11:30am-2:30pm. Neiman Marcus, The Shops at Willow Bend, 6121 W Park Blvd. Plano, TX 75093. Link...

Monday, September 20, 2010
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Expanding Possibilities - Dallas, Texas.
    Enrich your musical skills on the Native American flute. Explore alternate scales and creative approches to composition and improvisation. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Monday evenings, September 20 - October 11, 2010 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 in this series AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by September 18) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, September 18, 2010
  • Cave Without a Name: Fall Equinox Ceremony - Boerne, Texas. Jodi Roberts' Sacred Improv Ensemble. Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls and Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes. Hear the beautiful sounds of these ancient instruments - wood flutes, Tibetan singing bowls, and wind gong - in an exquisite setting. View a poster. Concert starts at 7 p.m. "Cave Without a Name," 325 Kreutzberg Rd, Boerne, TX 78006 (just outside San Antonio). Tickets: $25, multiple ticket discounts available. Military: $10. Link...

Thursday, September 9, 2010
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Thursday evenings, September 9 - October 7, 2010 at 7:00pm (NOTE: there will be no class on Sept 30).

    Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 E Parker Rd, Plano, TX 75075, 972.424.8989

    Please register in advance (by Sep 5) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, September 5, 2010
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, September 4, 2010
  • DFW Free Day of Yoga - Crow Collection of Asian Art - Dallas, Texas. DFW Free Day of Yoga Kick-Off Festival featuring many activities and classes for the whole family. Cornell Kinderknecht will be playing flute with Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train. The festival runs from 10am to 6pm. Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train will be leading Kirtan from 5-6pm. Crow Collection of Asian Art, 2010 Flora Street (between Harwood and Olive), Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Saturday, August 28, 2010
  • Tibetan Bowls and World Flutes - Houston, Texas. Sacred Sounds concert. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) and Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls). 7:30 pm. Tickets: $25. The Vitality Center, 507B Roy Street, Houston TX 77007

Sunday, August 22, 2010
  • Community Unitarian Universalist Church - Plano, Texas. Sunday 10:30 a.m. service. Cornell Kinderknecht will play world flutes. Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 East Parker Road, Plano, TX 75074. Link...

Friday, August 13, 2010
  • HEART of the Summer Music Meditation / Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Join Cornell Kinderknecht for an evening concert of heart-opening mindful and meditative music. Recharge at the end of the work week or take a well-needed break. The concert begins at 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $15-$25. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. 7:30 pm.

    Click for map and directions. Parking is directly in front of the building. Additional parking is available along James Drive and at the church across the street.

    This beautiful setting is in a yoga/dance/meditation room. Floor and chair seating are available. Some mats and cushions are available but feel free to bring your own cushions or blankets for floor seating / lying down. Link...

Saturday, July 31, 2010
  • Native American Flute Chautauqua at Sedona (Jul 31 - Aug 7, 2010) - Sedona, AZ. This popular week-long gathering/workshop for enthusiasts of the Native American Flute returns in another beautiful location. Learning, playing, and friendship. Instructors: Cornell Kinderknecht (flute), Duke Dewey (drums and percussion), and others. Contact Cornell for information. Jul 31 - Aug 7, 2010

Tuesday, July 27, 2010
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Dallas, Texas.
    Improve your technique, develop your songwriting and improvisational skills, fine-tune your performance. A workshop for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Tuesday evenings, July 27 - August 24, 2010 at 7:30pm (there will be no session on Aug 3).

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Plano / Allen, Texas

    A pentatonic Native American flute is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).



  • Private Corporate Event - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, Cynthia Stuart and Martin McCall.

Monday, July 26, 2010
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required. Monday evenings, July 26 - August 30, 2010 at 7:30pm (Jul 26 ~ Aug 9 ~ Aug 23 ~ Aug 30, there will be no class on Aug 2 or Aug 16).

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by July 25) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, July 25, 2010
  • First United Methodist Church of Allen - Allen, Texas. Cornell will provide service music with Rusty King at the 8:15 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. services. Location: First United Methodist Church of Allen, 601 S. Greenville Rd, Allen, TX 75002. Link...

Saturday, July 17, 2010
  • Concert: Cornell Kinderknecht with Cynthia Stuart - Eau Claire, WI. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes (Native American flute, bansuri flute, ocarina and others) will present an afternoon concert at the International Native American Flute Association (INAFA) Convention. Cornell will be joined by Cynthia Stuart, piano and keyboards, and guest artist Randy Granger. Also presenting concerts in the afternoon time period will be Chris Otto and Jan Seiden. The concert begins at 3:00 pm in the Phillips Recital Hall, University of Wisconsin School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Full details of the convention are availble at the INAFA website. Link...

Friday, July 16, 2010
  • Native Flute Masterclass with Cornell Kinderknecht - Eau Claire, WI. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a masterclass for players of the Native American flute at the International Native American Flute Association (INAFA) Convention. Cornell's masterclass is a workshop favorite focusing, through example, on ways to extend technique and look at how to get the most out of our music through phrasing, breath control, and other tools. The class is scheduled to being at 9:00am in Room 143 of the Haas Fine Arts Center University of Wisconsin School of Music, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Signups are requested from those who would like to play in the masterclass. All flute players are invited to attend. Full details of the convention are availble at the INAFA website. Link...

Wednesday, July 14, 2010
  • International Native American Flute Association Convention 2010 (July 14-18, 2010) - Eau Claire, WI. July 14-18, 2010. University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, School of Music, Haas Fine Arts Center. INTERNATIONAL NATIVE AMERICAN AND WORLD FLUTE ASSOCIATION A Musical and Education-Based Organization Whose Goal is to Foster the Advancement, Appreciation, Preservation, and Understanding of the Native American flute, as well as other world flute traditions. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing an afternoon concert and will facilitate a "Flute Player's Masterclass." Performers and presenters include R. Carlos Nakai, G.S. Sachdev, Peter Phippen, Michael Graham Allen, Cornell Kinderknecht, Rona Yellow Robe, Hovia Edwards, Mark Holland, Randy Granger, Kevin Locke, and others. Link...

Sunday, July 11, 2010
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, July 9, 2010
  • Sweet Summer Oasis Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht and Cynthia Stuart - Richardson / Dallas, Texas. Come in from the summer heat and drink in the sweet music of Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes-Native American flute, bansuri, ocarina, and others) and Cynthia Stuart (keyboards and percussion) with Martin McCall (drums and percussion). View a poster.

    The concert begins at 7:30pm. Suggested love offering: $15-$20 per person. Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, Texas 75080. 7:30 pm.

    Link...

Saturday, July 3, 2010
  • Private party - Oklahoma City, OK.

Friday, July 2, 2010
  • Cornell Kinderknecht in-studio guest on Every Thing Positive show on Enlumnia Radio. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the in-studio guest on this week's Every Thing Positive internet radio show on Enlumnia Radio. The show is hosted by Mary Ellen Terlikowski, Tom Terlikowski, and Elizabeth Harbin. Tune in world-wide. The program begins at 7:00pm US Central Daylight Time. Compare with your time zone to know when to tune in. Visit Enlumnia's website for more information about this and other shows. Link...

Saturday, June 26, 2010
  • Soul Fest Tour - Grapevine, Texas. Summer's here and what better way to kick off your summer than celebrating with three of Texas' favorite performers. Robin Hackett, Gary Floyd, and Cornell Kinderknecht join their hearts and souls together for a concert of love, inspiration and joy! This is the first stop and debut of the Soul Fest Tour! Be there! Let your heart be filled! Guest artists Veronica Valles, Martin McCall, and Jonathan Fisher. 7:00pm. Tickets: $15 available at the door. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, June 11, 2010
  • Impending Bloom at Cafe Italiano - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes; Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion; and Don Vitsentzos, guitar, sitar, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:00-9:00pm. Cafe Italiano, 4615 W. Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 75209. Link...

Monday, June 7, 2010
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Richardson / Dallas, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Monday evenings, June 7 - July 5, 2010 at 7:30pm (Jun 7 ~ Jun 14 ~ Jun 28 ~ Jul 5, there will be no class on Jun 21).

    Location: Dallas Meditation Center, 727 S. Floyd Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (near 75-Central and Spring Valley),

    Please register in advance (by Jun 3) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, June 5, 2010
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Dallas, Texas. Kirtan with Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train. Cornell will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Immerse yourself in an evening of live music and mantra chant inspired by this ancient musical tradition. Please also bring a raw or veggie dish to share afterward, a love offering of $10, a cushion to sit on. 8:00pm. Casa Ziba. 6809 Barkworth Dr., Dallas, TX. Link...

Friday, June 4, 2010
  • Impending Bloom at Cafe Italiano - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:00-9:00pm. Cafe Italiano, 4615 W. Lovers Ln, Dallas, TX 75209. Link...

Saturday, May 29, 2010
  • Party for flute students of Cornell Kinderknecht - Weatherford, TX. Annual party for flute students, flute players and all other musician friends of Cornell Kinderknecht at the home/workshop of flute-maker Butch Hall. THE PLACE TO BE! contact Cornell if you're interested.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Expanding Possibilities - Dallas, Texas.
    Enrich your musical skills on the Native American flute. Explore alternate scales and creative approches to composition and improvisation. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Tuesday evenings, May 18 - June 8, 2010 at 7:30pm.

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the level 1 and 2 in this series AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: Plano / Allen area (near 75 Central and Bethany)

    Please register in advance (by May 15) for this class so that materials and space can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Tuesday, May 11, 2010
  • Trio Giocoso at Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Trio Giocoso - Sara Funkhouser, Jennifer Carpenter, and Cornell Kinderknecht, recorders - will be the performing ensemble at the society's monthly meeting. 7:30pm. Link...

Thursday, May 6, 2010
  • Private Lessons with Cornell Zion Flute and Drum Festival (May 6-8, 2010) - Springdale, Utah. May 6-8, 2010. Cornell Kinderknecht will be available for private lessons on bansuri and Native American flute at the 3-day Zion Flute and Drum Festival. Cornell will also be performing on the festival stage. Please sign up for lessons with Cornell in advance in the "Workshops" section of the festival website at www.ZionFluteFest.com Link...

Sunday, May 2, 2010
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (May 2-6, 2010) - St. George, Utah. May 2-6, 2010. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Vince Chafin, Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, William Hoshall, Joe Young, and Xavier Quijas Yxayotl. The headquarters for the school is Red Mountain Spa and Resort (at the entrance of Snow Canyon State Park), 1275 E. Red Mountain Circle, Ivins, UT 84738. Full information coming soon... Link...

Friday, April 23, 2010
  • Candelight Kirtan - Dallas, Texas. Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train will open for Sean Johnson and The Wild Lotus Band. Cornell will play with Rudra Das. Candelight Kirtan starts at 9:30pm, admission $18 (for $20 you can attend the whole evening which includes Tibetan Heart Yoga experiential talk at 7pm). This is part of the Springtime Metamorphosis weekend. Tickets and information at http://event.pingg.com/SpringtimeMeta. Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206. Link...

Saturday, April 17, 2010
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Dallas, Texas. Kirtan with Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train. Cornell will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Immerse yourself in an evening of live music and mantra chant inspired by this ancient musical tradition. Please also bring a raw or veggie dish to share afterward, a love offering of $10, a cushion to sit on. 7:00pm. Casa Ziba. 6809 Barkworth Dr., Dallas, TX. Link...

Saturday, April 10, 2010
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, April 3, 2010
  • Impending Bloom at the Deep Ellum Arts Festival - Dallas, Texas. Join Impending Bloom Floating Ensemble with Craig Shropshire (clay pot drums, percussion), Martin McCall (doumbek, kanjira, drums and percussion), Cornell Kinderknecht (bansuri flute and other bambloo flutes), and Don Vitsentzos (esraj, sitar, guitar) with guest Mark Menikos (violin) and visuals by Thor. The unique world music group will be performing INSIDE the "In Accord Gallery" as part of the Deep Ellum Arts Festival in Dallas' most progressive and eclectic arts and entertainment districts. In Accord Gallery, 1 to 2:30pm. 2719 E. Main St, Dallas, TX 75226. Link...

Friday, April 2, 2010
  • Bach, Vivaldi, and Durufle - Baroque orchestra and choir - Dallas, Texas. Good Friday performance of sacred music for Baroque orchestra and choir by Antonio Vivaldi, J. S. Bach, and Maurice Durufle on period instruments with guest soloists countertenor Ryland Angel, Laura and Derek Chester, Katrina Bergraff-Kledas and Jason Awbrey. Jennifer Carpenter and Cornell Kinderknecht, recorders; Kristin Van Cleve and Ellen Lovelace, violins; Lenora McCrosky, harpsichord; and others. Program includes J.S. Bach's Cantata 106, "Actus Tragicus", A. Vivaldi "Sabat Mater", and Maurice Durufle "Requiem". 7:00pm. University Park United Methodist Church, 4024 Caruth Blvd, Dallas, TX 75225. Link...

Saturday, March 27, 2010
  • Concert at Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington - Arlington, VA. World flutes concert in conjunction with the Potomac Native American Flute Festival. Cornell Kinderknecht and Suzanne Teng will be performing. The concert is open to the public. 7:30 pm. Admission $20/adults, $15/students, available at the door. Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, 4444 Arlington Blvd, Arlington, Virginia 22204. Link...

Friday, March 26, 2010
  • Potomac Native American Flute Festival (Mar 26-28, 2010) - Arlington, VA. "Winds of Harmony" The 7th Annual Potomac Native American Flute Festival sponsored by the Potomac, Northern Virginia, and Baltimore Flute Circles. A 3-day festival that includes includes workshops and concerts dedicated to the Native American Flute. Performers Hawk Henries, The Ron Warren Band, Cornell Kinderknecht, and Suzanne Teng. Cornell will also be teaching a workshop and private lessons. March 26-28. Arlington, VA. Link...

Sunday, March 21, 2010
  • Unity Church of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play Native American flute with the choir at the 9am and 11am services. Location: Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Saturday, March 20, 2010
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Dallas, Texas. Kirtan with Rudra Das and the Dharma Love Train. Cornell will be a guest musician on bansuri flute. Immerse yourself in an evening of live music and mantra chant inspired by this ancient musical tradition. Please also bring a raw or veggie dish to share afterward, a love offering of $10, a cushion to sit on. 7:00pm. Casa Ziba. 6809 Barkworth Dr., Dallas, TX. Link...

Monday, March 15, 2010
  • Whole Foods Market at Park Lane Grand Opening - Dallas, Texas. Impending Bloom with Craig Shropshire, Martin McCall, and Cornell Kinderknecht will perform at the Grand Opening of the new flagship Whole Foods Market at Park Lane and 75 in Dallas. Music at the ribbon cutting ceremony at 8:30 a.m. and then music in the store from around 9am-noon. Whole Foods Market, 8190 Park Lane, Suite 351, Dallas, TX.

Saturday, March 13, 2010
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Thursday, March 11, 2010
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required.

    This is a 4-session course meeting on Thursday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm, March 11 - April 8, 2010 (Mar 11, Mar 18, Apr 1, Apr 8).

    Location: Plano/Allen, Texas area (near 75/Central and Bethany)

    Please register in advance (by March 10) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, March 7, 2010
  • DFW Artists Care - Haiti relief concert - Dallas, Texas. A fundraiser for benefitting Mercy Corps' Haiti earthquake relief. DFW Artists Care founded by Robin Hackett and Breggett Rieau Productions, will present a Haitian Relief Concert featuring some of Dallas/Fort Worth area's finest world-class musicians including Robin Hackett, Breggett Rideau, Freddie Jones, Buster Brown, Gary Floyd, Cornell Kinderknecht and many others... The concert starts at 1:00pm and ends at 1:00am. Impending Bloom (Craig Shropshire, Martin McCall, Cornell Kinderknecht, Don Vitsentzos with special guest Mark Menikos, violin) performing at 4:00 p.m. Brooklyn Jazz Cafe, 1701 S. Lamar St., Dallas, TX. Link...

Saturday, March 6, 2010
  • Kirtan with Rudra Das - Denton, Texas. Focused Intending Kirtan with Rudra Das. Guest musicians Hashakari Das on bass guitar and Cornell Kinderknecht on bansuri flute. A kirtan gathering of call and response yogic chanting. 7:20pm. Yoga Hut, 611 N. Locust St, Denton, Texas 76201. Link...

Saturday, February 13, 2010
  • World Flutes Concert with Cornell Kinderknecht - Spring (Houston), Texas. Sponsored by the Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle. Cornell Kinderknecht will present an afternoon World Flutes Concert in association with a flute workshop. The concert is open to the public. Advance ticket purchase is encouraged. 4:00pm.
    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)
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  • Native American Flute Workshop - Spring (Houston), Texas. Sponsored by the Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a workshop for Native American flute players. Sessions on technique, breath, improvisation and a masterclass. Includes a concert by Cornell following the workshop. 11:00am - 3:00pm. Advance registration is encouraged. Private lessons may be arranged for Friday afternoon/evening or Saturday morning. Contact Cornell directly to schedule lessons.
    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)
    Click for more information and advance registration

Thursday, February 4, 2010
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Thursday evenings, February 4 - 25, 2010 at 7:00pm.

    Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 E Parker Rd, Plano, TX 75075, 972.424.8989

    Please register in advance (by Jan 31) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, January 23, 2010
  • Off the Wall and Out of the Box, a creativity workshop - Richardson, Texas. Off the Wall and Out of the Box -- a creativity workshop just for you... with Robin Hackett and Cornell Kinderknecht. Join Robin and Cornell on a quest to that joyful and playful muse inside of you, fully and alive. Creativity is essential in our artistic, personal, and professional endeavors. Spend one evening changing your life forever! Positive Touch, 504 Business Pkwy, Richardson, TX 75081, 972-480-0678. 7:00-10:00pm. Workshop fee: $40.
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Tuesday, January 19, 2010
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 3: Developing Musical Style - Dallas, Texas.
    Expand your playing skills on Native American flute and find your own musical style. Use extended technique and breath to develop a rich sound. Explore composition and improvisation.

    This intermediate class is is open to those who have taken the earlier level classes AND to others who have experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    This class meets on Tuesday evenings, 7:30-9:30pm, beginning January 19, 2010.

    Location: Plano/Allen, Texas area (near 75/Central and Bethany)

    Please register in advance (by January 18) for this class. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, January 16, 2010
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Tuesday, January 12, 2010
  • Dallas Recorder Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht (flutes) will be guest performer at the society's monthly meeting. 7:30pm. Link...

Saturday, January 9, 2010
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and a blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, January 2, 2010
  • New Year: IMPENDING BLOOM with Julia Alcantara (dance) - Dallas, Texas. Spend an IMPENDING BLOOM Floating Ensemble evening enjoying a pleasant brew of world music. IMPENDING BLOOM with guest artist, Julia Alcantara (dance). Join Craig Shropshire (clay pot drums and percussion), Martin McCall (doumbek and ethnic drums), and Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) in the listening room at Backbeat Cafe in Dallas. 7-9pm. Admission: $5. Free parking, also easilty accessible on the DART rail green, red, and blue lines. Backbeat Cafe, 300 N. Akard St, Dallas, TX 75201. 214-665-2355. Link...

Friday, December 18, 2009
  • Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Joy and Wonder. Winter solstice celebration. Join 1000 of your friends for this beautiful seasonal event. Music, dance, comedy, juggling, story telling, ritual... Performers include Cornell Kinderknecht, Freddie Jones, Julie Bonk, Lainey Bernstein, Gary Floyd, Kelly Brown, Geoffrey Ricketts, Ann Williams, Craig Shropshire, Quinn Eaker, Michael Kenny, Buddy Mohammed, Monica Lecrone, Heather Spiller-Gream, Celestial Voices, Singing Unity, Puppet Zone, and many more. Seating and yule fest start at 6:00 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Link...

Saturday, December 5, 2009
  • Mystic Note Cafe: Christmas Concert - Dallas. 7:00 pm. Christmas Concert at Mystic Note Cafe. Featuring Celestial Voices Choir, Lainey Bernstein, Charity, Cornell Kinderknecht, Julie Bonk, and more. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Thursday, November 26, 2009
  • Thanksgiving Gathering - Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 11:00 a.m. Thanksgiving gathering at Center for Spiritual Living. Musicians Janet Kollmeier and Cornell Kinderknecht. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, November 22, 2009
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, November 21, 2009
  • Impending BLOOM - Dallas, TX. Private party. Link...

Sunday, November 15, 2009
  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 9:45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Cornell will be the guest musician at the Sunday services. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Friday, November 6, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Thursday, November 5, 2009
  • Native Flute Player's Workshop - Dallas, Texas.
    Improve your technique, develop your songwriting and improvisational skills, fine-tune your performance. A workshop for intermediate through advanced players of the Native American Flute. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Thursday evenings, November 5 - December 3, 2009 at 7:30pm (there will be no session on Nov 26).

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the other level classes with Cornell AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: North Dallas (near Frankford and the Tollway)

    A pentatonic Native American flute is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by Nov 5) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, October 31, 2009
  • Sacred Ancestors Celebration - Dallas, Texas. Gratitude for the Gifts. Jodi Roberts and Cornell Kinderknecht weave sacred ritual through music, story and ceremony honoring the gifts we have received from our families. We honor those traits and skills of beauty that make us shine in the world. Jodi Roberts: Tibetan bowls and gongs, Cornell Kinderknecht: world flutes. Admission: $20. View a poster. 8:00 pm. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244, 972.866.9988. Link...

Friday, October 30, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, October 24, 2009
  • Worldfest - Addison, Texas. Worldfest, Addison Circle Park, Addison, TX. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing with Craig Shropshire and Cynthia Stuart in the Conference Center at the Crow Collection exhibit. Link...

Tuesday, October 20, 2009
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required.

    This is a 4-session course meeting on Tuesday evenings, 7-9pm, October 20 - November 10, 2009. (Oct 20, Oct 27, Nov 3, Nov 10).

    Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 E Parker Rd, Plano, TX 75075, 972.424.8989

    Please register in advance (by Oct 18) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Friday, October 16, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Thursday, October 15, 2009
  • Impending BLOOM at Tarrant County College, Southeast Campus - Arlington, Texas. Impending BLOOM, world music trio will perform as part of the Multicultural Awareness Day. Cornell Kinderknecht and Craig Shropshire with guest Cynthia Stuart. 11:30 a.m. Tarrant County College, Southeast Campus, 2100 Southeast Pkwy, Arlington, TX 76018. Link...

Friday, October 9, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Thursday, October 1, 2009
  • Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering (Oct 1-4, 2009) - Vashon Island, Puget Sound, WA. Leadership team: R. Carlos Nakai and Cornell Kinderknecht, flutes; Pam Mortensen, didgeridoo; Wayne McCleskey, director. A magical weekend retreat of fluting and friendship in a beautiful location. Space is limited at this popular retreat. October 1-4, 2009, Camp Burton, Vashon Island, WA 98070.

Sunday, September 27, 2009
  • Unity Church of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. Randy Granger (Native American flute, Hang Drum, voice) and Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) will be the guest musicians at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Saturday, September 26, 2009
  • Sounds of the Earth and Sky: Concert with Randy Granger and Cornell Kinderknecht. Sounds of the Earth and Sky. Hear the beautiful musical sounds of the earth, sky, wind, grass, tree, stone, and human voice. Musician and songwriter Randy Granger of New Mexico on Native American flutes, Hang Drum, percussion, guitar and voice joins Dallas musician Cornell Kinderknecht on world flutes: bansuri, Native American flute, ocarina and whistle. Percussionist and drummer Martin McCall will round out the ensemble.

    Both Cornell and Randy are engaging performers, successful independent recording artists and composers. Cornell has been twice nominated for "Musician of the Year" at the Texas Music Awards and Randy received the 2009 Indian Summer music award for Native American flute. Martin McCall is well-known in the Dallas music community (ooga booga, hai-tex, Rhett Butler, Impending Bloom, Kobushi) and beyond, having performed with several world-renowned musicians including violinist Mark O'Connor (The Dixie Dregs) and guitarist Larry Coryell.

    When these musicians join together, their artistry and magic that entertains, envelops and touches the audience. Experience peace, joy, exhilaration, excitement, healing and comfort.

    7:30 p.m. Admission: $20 in advance / $25 at the door. Purchase advance tickets by phone at 972-732-0206 or online at www.MoveStudio.com Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206. View a poster.

    A limited number of chairs is available. Seating is primarily on the floor in our yoga/dance studio setting. You may sit, lie down or get up and dance if you wish and space allows. Bring your own mats, blankets, floor chairs, wood-floor-safe folding chairs or whatever will make you comfortable.

Friday, September 25, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Friday, September 18, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Tuesday, September 15, 2009
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Tuesday evenings, September 15 - October 6, 2009 at 7:00pm.

    Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 E Parker Rd, Plano, TX 75075, 972.424.8989

    Please register in advance (by Sep 8) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Monday, September 14, 2009
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 4: Expanding Possibilities - Dallas, Texas.
    Enrich your musical skills on the Native American flute. Develop expressiveness and tonal quality to experience the joy of music. A 4-session interactive course instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Monday evenings, September 14 - October 12, 2009 at 7:30pm (there will be no session on Oct. 5).

    This intermediate / advanced class is is open to those who have taken the earlier level classes AND to others who have intermediate or advanced experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    Location: North Dallas (near Frankford and the Tollway)

    A pentatonic Native American flute is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request.

    Please register in advance (by Sep 11) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, September 12, 2009
  • Winds of a New Age Concert - Dallas, Texas. In concert: Canyon Records recording arist Peter Phippen (early 1800's American transverse flutes, shakuhachi, Native American flutes, etc.), Little Greyhound Music recording artist Cornell Kinderknecht (East Indian bansuri, Native American flutes, ocarinas, etc.), and Sounds True recording artist Stan "Kakudo" Richardson (shakuhachi). With Cynthia Stuart (keyboard), Billy Bucher (percussion), and Paul Simonsen (bass). Sponsored by Heart of the Cedar Native American Flute Circle. 7:00 pm. (doors open at 6:30). Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. View a poster.

Saturday, September 5, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Friday, September 4, 2009
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and blend of world music. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes and Craig Shropshire, clay pot drums and other percussion, will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 7:30-9:30pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, August 29, 2009
  • Open House at Pure Wellness Int'l - Dallas, TX. Join Pure Wellness International at their Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Complimentary services, raw superfood sampling, musical celebration and dance. The events begin at 3pm. Cornell will participate in the musical celebration starting at 7pm. Pure Wellness International, 3100 Carlisle St, Ste 100, Dallas, Texas 75204. Link...

Saturday, August 15, 2009
  • Chautauqua at Taos Flute Gathering (Aug 15-22, 2009) - Taos, NM.
    A week-long gathering/workshop for enthusiasts of the Native American Flute. Learning, playing, and friendship. Instructors: Cornell Kinderknecht (flute), Duke Dewey (drums and percussion), and others. Contact Cornell for information. August 15-22, 2009.

Monday, August 10, 2009
  • Music, Art, and Drama Camp - Dallas, Texas. An artistic camp for children who have finished 1st through 6th grades. Mornings, August 10-14. Daily creativity showcases by John Tarver, Rusty King, Paula Huffaker, Cornell Kinderknecht. Spring Valley United Methodist Church, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254. Link...

Sunday, August 2, 2009
  • Pathways Unitarian Universalist Church - Southlake, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician and accompanist at the Sunday service. 10:00 a.m. Pathways Unitarian Universalist Church, 525 Nolen Dr, Ste 300, Southlake, TX 76092. Link...

Sunday, July 26, 2009
  • Connections Tribute Band - Dallas, Texas. A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg. Performances of well-known and some of the not-so-well-known music. Cornell will perform as part of the orchestra as well as provide some solo work on various flutes. Directed by Rusty King. Donations accepted benefitting Nothing But Nets Campaign, the project that provides mosquito nets to African families. 6:30 p.m. Walnut Hill United Methodist Church, 10066 Marsh Ln, Dallas, Texas 75229. Link...

Sunday, July 12, 2009
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, July 4, 2009
  • Private party - Oklahoma City, OK.

Saturday, June 27, 2009
  • Spirit is Calling - Dallas, Texas. Inspirational music, song, photography and poetry. Come in at the end of a long summer day for an evening with North Texas' finest performing artists... Gary Floyd, Lainey Bernstein, Cornell Kinderknecht, Robin Hackett, David Howard, Charity Lankford, Tom Prasada-Rao, Veronica Valles, J Kendel Johnson, Martin McCall. Hosted by Rev. Petra Weldes (Center for Spiritual Living / Dallas). Directed by Cornell Kinderknecht. Tickets: $5 at the door. 8:00 pm. View a poster. Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX 25218. Part of the Summer SolstiCelebration produced by Earth Rhythms. Link...

  • Bohemia - Dallas, Texas. A variety show with eclectic acts that challenge perceptions. Hosted and directed by Amy Martin. Kerri Arista, singer-songwriter; Fran Carris, performance poetry; Impending Bloom: Cornell Kinderknecht, Martin McCall, Craig Shropshire, world music; Kismet, mini Mid-East dance halfla; Ashlie Rhey, standup comedian: "Accidental Enlightment"; Urban Uke, ukelele band. Tickets: $5 at the door. 3:00 pm. Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX 25218. Part of the Summer SolstiCelebration produced by Earth Rhythms. Link...

  • Enchanted Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Audience participation chanting of ancient and modern call-and-response chants, presented by local spiritual centers and musicians, representing a world of traditions. Hosted by Rodney Steman. Ananda Dallas, Awakening Heart Community of Mindful Living, Kalachandji's Kirtan Band. Tickets: $5 at the door. 1:00 pm. Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX 25218. Part of the Summer SolstiCelebration produced by Earth Rhythms. Link...

  • Summer SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Summer SolstiCelebration. Cornell Kinderknecht will be participating in the musical program. White Rock Lake, Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, Texas 75218. Link...

Saturday, June 20, 2009
  • Melodies of the Heart Satsang for the Summer Solstice - Dallas. 7:00 pm. Niobe Weaver, Quartz Crystal Singing Bowls and Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes. Admission $20. Pure Wellness International, 3100 Carlisle St, Ste 100, Dallas, Texas 75204. Link...

Tuesday, June 16, 2009
  • The Wireless Consort Recorder Ensemble in Concert at the Texas Toot - Austin, Texas. 7:30pm The Wireless Consort will perform the evening concert at the Texas Toot. Sara Funkhouser, Lee Lattimore, Cornell Kinderknecht, Susan Richter, and Jennifer Carpenter. The Texas Toot @ Concordia University, 11400 Concordia University Drive, Austin, TX 78726. Link...

Saturday, June 6, 2009
  • Full Moon Concert - Austin, Texas. Jodi Roberts and Cornell Kinderknecht create a musical evening to touch your soul and bring peace, joy and beauty to your life. On a full moon eve we celebrate the bigger universe in which we all live and honor our place and purpose in this world. Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes. Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls. 7:30 pm. 1806 Toro Canyon Rd, Austin, TX 78746. Get a flyer for this event. RSVP required: 512.788.1236. Admission: $20

Friday, June 5, 2009
  • Mystic Note Cafe - Dallas. 7:00 pm. Music and Comedy Showcase. Featuring Eddie Watkins, Jr. and Vanda Mikoloski with Michael Gott, Lainey Bernstein, Robin Hackett, Charity, Cornell Kinderknecht, Melinda Allen, Celestial Voices Choir, Unity of Ft. Worth Choir, and more. $10 advance / $12 at the door. Childcare $5. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Wednesday, June 3, 2009
  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 7:00 pm. Spirit is Calling, Answer Boldly, Wednesday series. Music with Michael Gott, Cornell Kinderknecht, and Ann Williams. Opening of the Marriage of Music and Ministry conference. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Tuesday, June 2, 2009
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 3: Developing Musical Style - Dallas, Texas.
    Expand your playing skills on Native American flute and find your own musical style. Use extended technique and breath to develop a rich sound. Explore composition and improvisation.

    This intermediate class is is open to those who have taken the earlier level classes AND to others who have experience playing Native American flute and would like to continue their learning in a group environment.

    This class meets on Tuesday evenings, 7:00-9:30pm, in June 2009, beginning June 2 (there will be no class on June 16).

    Location: Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley, Ste. 115, Dallas, TX 75244 (just west of the Tollway)

    A pentatonic Native American flute is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by May 28) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, May 31, 2009
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, May 23, 2009
  • Concert at O.C. Tanner Amphitheater - Zion National Park. In concert: Vince Chafin and William Hoshal with guest artist Cornell Kinderknecht. Part of the Twilight Concert Series at the beautiful 2000-seat amphitheater built into the cliffs of Zion Canyon. O.C. Tanner Amphitheater, Springdale, UT. Tickets $10 available at the door. 8:00pm. Link...

Sunday, May 17, 2009
  • Zion Canyon Native Flute School (May 17-22, 2009) - Springdale, Utah. May 17-22, 2009. This is a wonderful opportunity in a beautiful location for players of all levels to spend a week learning with some of the finest facilitators and teachers in the nation. Presenters include Vince Chafin, Betina Lindsay, Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, Cornell Kinderknecht, Scott August, and William Hoshal. Click here to view a poster. Full information and registration available at www.ZionCanyonNativeFluteSchool.com The headquarters for the school will be the Best Western Zion Park Inn, 1215 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale Utah 84767. Link...

  • NAF Masterclass in the Round - Ivins, Utah. 12:30pm. At the Zion Flute and Drum Festival. Cornell's Native American flute player's master class is a workshop favorite. Students who are interested in playing for the class are encouraged to present short prepared pieces that they would like help to develop or fine-tune. We'll work on constructive ways to extend technique and look at how to get the most out of our music through phrasing, breath control, and other tools. Register on the festival's workshop page at www.ZionFluteAndDrumFestival.com. $50.00. Link...

Saturday, May 16, 2009
  • Cornell performing at the Zion Flute and Drum Festival - Ivins, Utah. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing on the festival stage 2:00-2:30pm. Link...

Friday, May 15, 2009
  • Learn the Bansuri or other Transverse Flute - Ivins, Utah. 2:00pm. Instructed by Cornell Kinderknecht at the Zion Flute and Drum Festival. This workshop focuses mainly on the bansuri flute of North India but is also applicable for other transverse/cross-blown flutes. We'll explore the traditional uses of the bansuri as well as how to incorporate it with western instruments and the Native flute. Register on the festival's workshop page at www.ZionFluteAndDrumFestival.com. $50.00. Link...

  • Zion Flute and Drum Festival (May 15-17, 2009) - Ivins, Utah. May 15-17, 2009. Cornell will be performing on the festival stage and teaching throughout the weekend festival. Link...

Sunday, May 10, 2009
  • Agape Center for Spiritual Living - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music with Julie Bonk at the Sunday service. 10:00 a.m. Agape Center for Spiritual Living, Mariott at Legacy Town Center, 7100 Dallas Parkway, Plano, Texas 75024. Link...

Friday, May 1, 2009
  • Private flute workshop. May 1 - May 3, 2008

Sunday, April 26, 2009
  • 2009 Texas Music Awards - Palestine, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht is nominated for Musician of the Year for his CD "Nightfall." Cornell will perform live at the awards show with David Lutes (nominee for Song of the Year). 2009 Texas Music Awards, Palestine Civic Center, 3687 North Hwy 19 @ Loop 256, Palestine, TX 75803. Gates open at 11am. Red carpet entries begin at 12 noon. The show gets underway at 2:00 p.m. Hosted by Michael Martin Murphey. Tickets available at the Texas Music Awards website. Link...

Wednesday, April 22, 2009
  • Earth Day at Pure Wellness Int'l - Dallas, TX. Join Pure Wellness International at their Earth Day celebration at their center in Dallas. 11am-1pm and 6-9pm. Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music at the evening event. Pure Wellness International, 3100 Carlisle St, Ste 100, Dallas, Texas 75204. Link...

Wednesday, April 15, 2009
  • An Evening of Ecstasy: Rumi Poetry with Music - Dallas, Texas. An evening of the beautiful poetry of Rumi with musical performance. Veronica Valles, Rev. Karen Epps, Cornell Kinderknecht, Jodi Roberts, and Martin McCall. 7:00 pm. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Sunday, April 12, 2009
  • Agape Center for Spiritual Living - Plano, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music with at the Easter Sunday service along with musicians Julie Bonk, Chuck Rainey, Robin Hackett, Tom Prasada-Rao and Cary Cooper. 10:00 a.m. Agape Center for Spiritual Living, Mariott at Legacy Town Center, 7100 Dallas Parkway, Plano, Texas 75024. Link...

Friday, April 10, 2009
  • Enter the Fruitful Darkness - Dallas, Texas. 7:00 p.m. Cornell will participate in the music at the Good Friday service at the Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, April 4, 2009
  • Breaking the Sound Barrier - Art Gallery Exhibit. 8 p.m. Impending Bloom (Cornell Kinderknecht, Craig Shropshire, and Martin McCall) at Haley-Henman gallery. 2335 Hardwick St., Dallas, Texas 75208. Link...

  • The Peace Project Expo and Concert - Dallas. All day peace expo and concert featuring Dr. Michael Beckwith and others. The peace revolution starts here. Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowl Meditations at 10am, 2pm and 5pm in the upstairs meditation room. Cornell Kinderknecht will join on flutes at 10am and 2pm. Jodi will release her new CD "HeartSide Meditations of Peace and Harmony" at this event. 10am-6pm at the Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln, Dallas, TX 75230. An event of the Season for Non-violence. Link...

Sunday, March 29, 2009
  • The Wireless Consort Recorder Ensemble - Dallas Public Library - Dallas, Texas. 3:00 p.m. The Wireless Consort Recorder Ensemble - Sara Funkhouser, Lee Lattimore, Cornell Kinderknecht, Susan Richter, and Jennifer Carpenter. Sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon. Admission is free. Dallas Public Library, J. Erik Jonsson Central Library Auditorium (1st floor), 1515 Young St., Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Saturday, March 28, 2009
  • Kimbell Art Museum black tie event - Fort Worth, Texas. Wireless Consort members Cornell Kinderknecht, Jennifer Carpenter, and Lee Lattimore will perform at the black tie event for the Art & Love in Renaissance Italy exhibit. Kimbell Art Museum, 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd; Fort Worth, TX 76107. Link...

Thursday, March 26, 2009
  • Learn the Native American Flute, Level 2: Finding Your Song - Plano, Texas.
    Continue your musical exploration with the Native American flute. Fine-tune your skills and experience the true joy of making music. This is the follow up class to "Finding the Voice Within." Also open to students who have some basic experience with the Native American flute. Ability to read music is NOT required.

    This is a 4-session course meeting on Thursday evenings, 7-9pm, March 26 - April 16, 2009. (Mar 26, Apr 2, Apr 9, Apr 16).

    Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 E Parker Rd, Plano, TX 75075, 972.424.8989

    A pentatonic Native American flute is required for this class. If you need one, a flute will be provided to you on request (additional material cost applies).

    Please register in advance (by March 25) for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Saturday, March 21, 2009
  • Concert in the Cave: Flutes and Tibetan Bowls - Boerne, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls. Hear the beautiful sounds of these ancient instruments - wood flutes, Tibetan singing bowls, and wind gong - in an exquisite setting. View a poster. Concert begins at 7:00 pm. Arrive early to give yourself enough time to be led into the cave and be seated. Tickets: $25 each or $80 for 4-ticket package. "Cave Without a Name," 325 Kreutzberg Rd, Boerne, TX 78006 (just outside San Antonio). Link...

Friday, March 20, 2009
  • Private Party near Austin, Texas.

Thursday, March 12, 2009
  • Kimbell Art Museum black tie event - Fort Worth, Texas. Wireless Consort members Cornell Kinderknecht, Sara Funkhouser, and Jennifer Carpenter will perform at the black tie opener of Art & Love in Renaissance Italy. Kimbell Art Museum, 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd; Fort Worth, TX 76107. Link...

Saturday, February 21, 2009
  • King and Queen of Hearts Dinner and Dance - Richardson, Texas. Cornell will participate in the musical program of this gala benefitting the Roscon Foundation. 6:30pm. Tickets and information available by calling 972-916-8065. Holiday Inn Select, 1655 N. Central Expy, Richardson, TX 75080.

Sunday, February 8, 2009
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Thursday, February 5, 2009
  • Finding the Voice Within: Learn the Native American Flute - Plano, Texas.
    Find the music and the joy within yourself through the Native American flute. Go from the basics to creating your own music in this 4-session interactive class instructed by performer, recording artist, and teacher, Cornell Kinderknecht. Previous musical experience is optional. Thursday evenings in February 2009. The first class meets on February 5 at 7:00 pm.

    Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 E Parker Rd, Plano, TX 75075, 972.424.8989

    A Native American flute will be provided to you if you need one (additional material cost applies). If you have an A-minor pentatonic Native American flute, you may use that for this course.

    Please register in advance for this class so that materials can be reserved. Click here for more information and online registration



Sunday, February 1, 2009
Sunday, January 25, 2009
  • Community Unitarian Universalist Church - Plano, Texas. Sunday 10:30 a.m. service. Cornell Kinderknecht will provide music at the Sunday service. Guest speaker is Br. ChiSing. Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 East Parker Road, Plano, TX 75074. Link...

Saturday, January 10, 2009
  • Animal Memorial Service and Celebration - Dallas. 10:00 a.m. Honor the animals and other nature friends who have left us and celebrate the gifts they brought to your life. Please bring a small remembrance of your special friend, i.e. a photo, collar, favorite toy, etc. Reception follows. Music with Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes), Jodi Roberts (Tibetan Bowls), and Michael Gott (piano and vocals). Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Thursday, January 8, 2009
  • Metamorphosis Mindfulness - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide music. Glenda Gill will present the evening's topic and teaching. 7:00 pm. Metamorphosis Mindfulness Meditation, Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, January 3, 2009
  • New Year Ceremonial Celebration - Austin, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes; Jodi Roberts, Tibetan bowls and wind gong. Celebrate the New Year with music, ritual and visioning for 2009! Bring your drums and rattles. Bring a blanket or cushion for the floor. Admission: $20. 7:30 p.m. NiaSpace, 3212 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78704. Link...

Thursday, January 1, 2009
  • New Year Ceremonial Celebration - San Antonio, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes; Jodi Roberts, Tibetan bowls and wind gong. Celebrate the New Year with music, ritual and visioning for 2009! Admission: $25. 2:00 p.m. The Synergy Studio, 300 E. Grayson, Suite 100, San Antonio, Texas 78215 Link...

Wednesday, December 31, 2008
  • Sounding Your True Self for 2009 - Richardson, Texas. This evening is a rich, experiential, ceremonial, way to deepen and share your authenticity through energy and music. Travel through creaion, empowerment, compassion, truth, insight, and divinity. Step into 2009 with your true sounding of joy beauty, and clarity of intention. Cornell Kinderknecht and Jodi Roberts. Get a flyer for this event. $35 prepaid. $40 at the door. 8-10pm on New Year's Eve at Positive Touch, 504 Business Pkwy, Richardson, TX 75081, 972-480-0678. Link...

Wednesday, December 24, 2008
  • Christmas Eve at Spring Valley United Methodist Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will provide music on World Flutes with the choir and orchestra at the Christmas Eve services. 5:30pm and 11:00pm Spring Valley United Methodist Church, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254. Link...

Sunday, December 21, 2008
  • J.S. Bach Cantata BWV 142 - Plano, Texas. J.S. Bach's Cantata BWV 142, Uns ist ein Kind Geboren (Christmas Cantata) . Trinity Presbyterian orchestra and choir. Cornell will join the orchestra on recorder for this wonderful work at their Sunday pre-Christmas service. 10:30 a.m. Trinity Presbyterian Church, 4701 Hedgcoxe Rd, Plano, TX 75024. Link...

Saturday, December 20, 2008
  • Navidad Latinoamericana - Farmers Branch, Texas. Inspiring traditional Christmas rhythms of villancicos, aguinaldos and posadas. A program of ten acts will delight the audience. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform with Cynthia Stuart and Frank Lunsford. $5 admission (children 10 and younger free). 7:30pm. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 2800 Valwood Parkway, Farmers Branch, TX 75234. Presented by DFW International Alliance. Link...

Friday, December 19, 2008
  • Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Winter solstice celebration. Cornell Kinderknecht and Jodi Roberts will be part of the program. Seating and music start at 6:30 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Link...

Tuesday, December 9, 2008
  • Full Moon Musical Ceremony - Dallas, Texas. Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls and Wind Gongs. Special guests Ann Williams (crystal bowls) and Cornell Kinderknecht (flutes). 7:00pm. Cost: $20. Please RSVP to Jodi at 214-453-1258. Casa Ziba, 6809 Barkworth Dr, Dallas, TX 75248. Link...

Friday, December 5, 2008
  • Accent Gallery - Dallas, Texas. 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Cynthia Stuart (keyboards), and Craig Shropshire (clay pot drums and percussion) will perform an eclectic mix of world music in the gallery. Location: Accent Gallery and Framing, 2400 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75201.

Thursday, November 27, 2008
  • Thanksgiving Gathering - Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 11:00 a.m. Thanksgiving gathering at Center for Spiritual Living. Musicians Janet Kollmeier, Jodi Roberts, Dian Pierce, Cornell Kinderknecht, Tina, and others. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, November 22, 2008
  • Private Party - Dallas, Texas.

Sunday, November 16, 2008
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, November 15, 2008
  • Connections Tribute Band - Dallas, Texas. A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg. Performances of well-known and some of the not-so-well-known music. Cornell will perform as part of the orchestra as well as provide some solo work on various flutes. Directed by Rusty King. Donations accepted benefitting Nothing But Nets Campaign, the project that provides mosquito nets to African families. 7:00 p.m. Northaven United Methodist Church, 11211 Preston Rd, Dallas, Texas 75230 Link...

Saturday, November 8, 2008
  • Nightfall Concert - Spring, Texas (Houston).
    Cornell Kinderknecht - Nightfall CD Cornell Kinderknecht will present Nightfall, a concert based on the music from his latest CD. Nightfall is a beautiful, intimate tapestry of sound featuring World Flutes (Native American flutes, bansuri, ocarina, bamboo flute, and Irish whistle). Cornell will be joined by musician Cynthia Stuart.

    7:00pm. Admission $20 (children under 13 free). Open to the public.

    Lexington Woods North Subdivision Clubhouse
    2918 Lexington Woods Drive
    Spring, Texas 77373 map (street ends in the park where the clubhouse is located)

    ► Click to view the concert poster

    Hosted by the Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle.


  • Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle - Spring, Texas. Cornell will be a guest at the monthly gathering. 4:00pm. Private lesson times with Cornell prior to the circle meeting will be available. See the flute circle's website for location. Link...

Saturday, November 1, 2008
  • Fall Festival - Sherman, Texas. Join Claudette Galen and Larry Snyder as they dedicate their 27-acre farm. Musical guests Cornell Kinderknecht, Jodi Roberts and Robin Hackett. 11am-4pm

Friday, October 31, 2008
  • Musical Halloween Event: Honoring the Ancestors - Dallas, Texas.
    Michael Gott (keyboards), Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls and wind gongs) and Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes).

    Join us for an evening of beautiful musical ritual honoring our ancestors. "All Hallow's Eve" the eve of "All Saints Day" is a special time of year when we show our respect to those who've come before us. Michael, Cornell, and Jodi will collaborate, drawing on each of their extensive experience in music and ceremony, to bring a moving, memorable, and experiential evening expressing joy, beauty, and grace.

    $20 admission in advance. $25 at the door. Advance ticket purchase recommended. Purchase tickets through the studio's website.

    8:00 pm Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206. Link...

Sunday, October 26, 2008
  • Sounding your True Self - Dallas, Texas. 1:30-3:30 pm Jodi Roberts and Cornell Kinderknecht. An experiential musical mini workshop journeying through the energy centers of the body to emerge in true authenticity. Through the power of music, this experience guides you to your true joy and beauty within and supports you in expressing that externally every day.

    $30 prepaid / $35 at the door.
    Casa Ziba, 6808 Barkworth Dr., Dallas, TX 75248.
    Sponsored by One Cosmic Giggle.

Saturday, October 25, 2008
  • Worldfest - Addison, Texas. Worldfest, Addison Circle Park, Addison, TX. Noon-10pm. Cornell will perform as a roaming musician in the Unity Garden throughout the day. Link...

Tuesday, October 21, 2008
  • Fox 4 Good Day - Dallas/Fort Worth. Cornell will be playing at various times, promoting Worldfest, during the morning news television program. 7-9 a.m. Channel 4 in the Dallas / Fort Worth, Texas area. Fox 4 Good Day. Link...

Sunday, October 19, 2008
  • Wellness Expo in Addison - Addison, Texas. Visit One Cosmic Giggle booth for your sound healing tuneup ($10). Jodi Roberts (Tibetan Bowls), Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes). Addison Convention Center, 15650 Addison Rd, Addison, TX 75001. Link...

Saturday, October 18, 2008
  • Wellness Expo in Addison - Addison, Texas. Visit One Cosmic Giggle booth for your sound healing tuneup ($10). Jodi Roberts (Tibetan Bowls), Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes). Addison Convention Center, 15650 Addison Rd, Addison, TX 75001. Link...

Friday, October 17, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and an eclectic blend of world music. BLOOM -- Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Craig Shropshire (clay pots), and Martin McCall (percussion) -- will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Sunday, October 12, 2008
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Friday, October 10, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and an eclectic blend of world music. BLOOM -- Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Craig Shropshire (clay pots), and Christopher (percussion and baglama) -- will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, October 4, 2008
  • Cornell's Art and Skill Building Flute Player's Workshop - Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Triple-Ex: Art and Skill Building Flute Player's Workshop. Take your playing, and Joy of playing up a notch through practical EXample, EXercise and EXploration. Cornell will present this workshop in conjunction with the Oklahoma Flute Festival. Saturday. October 4, 2008, 3:00 pm. Register online now. Cherokee Heritage Center, 21192 Keeler, Park Hill, OK 74451. Link...

Friday, October 3, 2008
  • Oklahoma Flute Fest - Tahlequah, Oklahoma. A three-day flute workshop focusing on Native American Flute and other flutes. Cornell will be one of the daytime performers on Saturday. October 3-5, 2008. Cherokee Heritage Center, 21192 Keeler, Park Hill, OK 74451. Link...

Sunday, September 28, 2008
  • Unity Church of Arlington - Arlington, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church of Arlington, 3525 S. Bowen Rd., Arlington, TX 76016-4004. Link...

Saturday, September 27, 2008
  • Wedding - Dallas, Texas.

Thursday, September 25, 2008
  • Waterford at Mesquite - Mesquite, Texas.

  • Neiman Marcus, Willow Bend - Plano, Texas. Cornell will be playing music in the store, 1-4pm. Neiman Marcus, The Shops at Willow Bend, 6121 W Park Blvd. Plano, TX 75093. Link...

Sunday, September 21, 2008
  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 9:45am and 11:15am Cornell will participate in the service music along with Michael Gott, Lainey Bernstien, Ann Williams, and others for World Peace Day. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, September 20, 2008
  • Renaissance Music for Recorder Ensemble - Lewisville, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, Laura Moynihan, Jennifer Carpenter, and Ann Baugh, recorders.

Friday, September 12, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and music. BLOOM -- Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Craig Shropshire (clay pots), and Martin McCall (percussion) -- will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Sunday, September 7, 2008
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the Sunday service. Join us at The Global Heart's new location. 11:00 a.m. The Global Heart, 11020 Audeilia Road, Suite B107, Dallas, TX 75243. Link...

Friday, September 5, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and music. BLOOM -- Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes), Craig Shropshire (clay pots), and Martin McCall (percussion) -- will provide music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Sunday, August 31, 2008
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the Sunday service. Celebrate at The Global Heart's new location. 11:00 a.m. The Global Heart, 11020 Audeilia Road, Suite B107, Dallas, TX 75243. Link...

Saturday, August 30, 2008
  • Chakra Trance Ceremony - Dallas, Texas. Jodi Roberts (Tibetan bowls and wind gongs), Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes), and Craig Shropshire (clay pots) perform with the keyboards of Bill Protzman. $20 admission in advance. $30 at the door. Purchase tickets through the studio. Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206. Link...

Friday, August 29, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and music. Cornell Kinderknecht (world flutes) will join Craig Shropshire (percussion) and Mark Deffebach (oud), providing music in the restaurant. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Sunday, August 24, 2008
  • Service Music at The First Unitarian Church of Dallas. Cornell will provide service music on recorder and Native American flutes at the 9:15 and 11:30 services. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, 4015 Normandy Ave., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Saturday, August 16, 2008
  • Full Moon Musical Meditation and Potluck - Dallas, Texas. Presented by Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls and Wind Gongs. Cornell will be the evenings guest on world flutes. Let the music take you deep into the Heart of Unity Consciousness. Your intentions create the life you choose. Cost: $20. Potluck dinner at 6pm and music at 7:30. 6809 Barkworth Dr Dallas TX 75248. Please RSVP Space is limited. Link...

Saturday, August 2, 2008
  • Taos Flute Gathering - Taos, NM. A week-long gathering of enthusiasts of the Native American Flute. Cornell will be participating, playing, and teaching. August 2-9, 2008.

Saturday, July 26, 2008
  • Nightfall - CD Release Concert - Dallas, Texas.
    Cornell Kinderknecht - Nightfall CD Release Concert - July 26, 2008 - Dallas, Texas CD Release Concert. Come celebrate the release of Cornell Kinderknecht's new CD, Nightfall. The album of original music presents a beautiful, intimate tapestry of sound featuring Cornell on World Flutes (Native American flutes, bansuri, ocarina, bamboo flute, and Irish whistle). CDs will be for sale at the concert and will become available for sale at all other outlets beginning the following day.

    Cornell will be joined in the concert by Cynthia Stuart, Billy Bucher, Frank Lunsford, Jodi Roberts, Paul Simonsen, and other musicians. The concert starts at 7:30 pm, doors open at 7:00 (arrive early to get your seat). Location: Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Admission is free. All are welcome. View a concert poster.

    Guest musician: Robin Hackett

    View map and directions.



Friday, July 25, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and music. Cornell Kinderknecht will join percussionists Craig Shropshire and Martin McCall, providing music in the restaurant. Impending BLOOM. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, July 19, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and music. Cornell Kinderknecht will join percussionists Craig Shropshire and Martin McCall, providing music in the restaurant. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Saturday, July 12, 2008
  • Sandy's Market - Houston, Texas. Flutes and Bowls Concert with dinner. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls. Admission: $20 includes dinner and music. 7:00 pm. Sandy's Market, 12171 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77079. Phone: 281-870-9999. Link...

  • Spring Cypress / Greater Houston Flute Circle - Cypress, Texas. Cornell will be a guest at the monthly gathering and will also be available to teach private lessons prior to the meeting and throughout the weekend. Contact Cornell directly to schedule if you'd like to take a private lesson. The flute circle meeting begins at 1:00 pm. See the flute circle's website for location. Link...

Friday, July 11, 2008
  • Atrium Concert - Sugarland, Texas. Join Jodi Roberts (Tibetan Bowls and Wind Gongs) and Cornell Kinderknecht (World Flutes) for an intimate concert in a beautiful setting with wonderful acoustics. 7:30pm. Admission: $20. The Atrium, 4645 Sweetwater Blvd. Suite #500, Sugarland, TX 77479

Tuesday, July 1, 2008
  • Texas Discovery Gardens - Dallas, Texas. "Organic in the City" Enjoy a summer evening in the Gardens with music, guided tours and presentations on organic and environmental topics. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform on World Flutes. The program begins at 6pm. Admission is $10 ($8 for members). Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park, 214.428.7476, 3601 Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd; Dallas, TX 75210. Link...

Sunday, June 29, 2008
  • Spring Valley United Methodist Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will provide music on World Flutes at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Spring Valley United Methodist Church, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254. Link...

Friday, June 20, 2008
  • Cosmic Cafe - Dallas, Texas. Enjoy a great meal and music. Cornell Kinderknecht will join Craig Shropshire and Martin McCall, providing music in the restaurant. 8-10pm. Cosmic Cafe, 2912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, 214-521-6157. Link...

Friday, June 13, 2008
  • Zion Canyon Art and Flute Festival (Jun 13-15, 2008) - Springdale, Utah. June 13-15, 2008. Cornell will be participating throughout the weekend festival. Link...

Sunday, June 8, 2008
  • Pool Party Concert - Flower Mound, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes, and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan bowls. A backyard oasis concert with a potluck afterwards. Bring your floatie and chair and a dish to share. 3:00 p.m. Admission: $20. Laughing Crow Resort, 6609 Stonehill Ct, Flower Mound TX 75022.

  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will be the guest musician at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, June 7, 2008
  • Oneness Blessing (Deeksha) with Flutes and Bowls - Dallas, Texas. Join Paul Carlson of the Oneness Blessing, Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes and Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls in a special sacred energy and sound event. Jodi and Cornell provide the musical blessing as Paul Carlson provides the energy transfer for awakening. 8:00 p.m. Tickets: $30. View a poster and purchase tickets. Location: Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln, Dallas, TX 75230.

Sunday, June 1, 2008
  • Concert with The Wireless Consort Recorder Ensemble - Dallas, Texas. 4:00 p.m. Music from the Renaissance, Baroque, and 20th Century for recorder ensemble. Wireless Consort members are Sara Funkhouser, Cornell Kinderknecht, Lee Lattimore, Susan Richter, and Jennifer Carpenter. Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 534 W. 10th St., Dallas, Texas 75208. Admission is free and open to the public. Link...

Sunday, May 18, 2008
  • Wesak, Interfaith Celebration of Enlightenment - Dallas, Texas. 5:05 p.m., music, meditation, ritual, teaching, etc. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing. Musicians: Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes; The Dreamsicles, guitar and voice; Gary Floyd, piano and voice; Robin Hackett, guitar and voice; and Craig Shropshire, percussion. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln, Dallas, TX 75230. Link...

  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will be the featured musician and will also provide the reading at the Sunday service. Br. ChiSing will provide the talk. 10:30 a.m. Location: The Global Heart, Dallas Children's Theater, 5938 Skillman St, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Saturday, May 17, 2008
  • First Voices with The Texas Voices - Mesquite, Texas. 7:30 p.m. Cornell Kinderknecht, Native American flutes, performs with The Texas Voices, a professional vocal chamber ensemble dedicated to promoting excellence in the choral arts. In their final concert of the season, "First Voices", echoes of the past come alive in a choral tribute to Native American poetry and song. World Premier performances featuring vocal ensemble with Native American flute of "SunDancer" by Tom Council and "Decision" by Debra Scroggins. Mesquite Arts Center, 1527 N. Galloway Dr., Mesquite, TX. Tickets available from the Texas Voices website. Link...

Sunday, May 11, 2008
  • First Presbyterian Church - Grapevine, Texas. Laudate! with Cornell Kinderknecht, Laura Moynihan, and Lucy Schlenker will provide music at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Location: First Presbyterian Church, Grapevine, 1002 Park Blvd., Grapevine, TX 76051. Link...

Saturday, May 3, 2008
  • Private Party - Fort Worth, Texas.

Friday, May 2, 2008
  • Connections Tribute Band - Dallas, Texas. A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg. Performances of well-known and some of the not-so-well-known music. Cornell will perform as part of the orchestra as well as provide some solo work on various flutes. Directed by Rusty King. Donations accepted benefitting Nothing But Nets Campaign, the project that provides mosquito nets to African families. 7:00 p.m. Lovers Lane United Methodist Church, 9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, Texas 75220 Link...

Sunday, April 27, 2008
  • Crown of Life Lutheran Church - Colleyville, Texas. Laudate! with Cornell Kinderknecht, Laura Moynihan, and Lucy Schlenker will provide music at the 8:30 a.m. service. Location: Crown of Life Lutheran Church, 6605 Pleasant Run Road, Colleyville, TX 76034. Link...

Wednesday, April 23, 2008
  • Center for Spiritual Living Wednesday Gathering - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Earth Day celebration. Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes, and Ann Williams, crystal bowls, will provide music at The Wednesday Gathering. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, April 20, 2008
  • Mayborn Planetarium and Space Theater - Killeen, Texas. Concert and Star Show. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes; Jodi Roberts; Tibetan Bowls and Wind Gong; Steve Daniel, didgeridoo. $20 adults / $10 children and students. View a poster and purchase tickets. 2:00 p.m. Mayborn Planetarium & Space Theater, Central Texas College, 6200 W. Central Texas Expressway, Bldg 152, Killeen, TX 76549. Link...

Saturday, April 19, 2008
  • Sandy's Market - Houston, Texas. Flutes and Bowls Concert with dinner. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls. $20 adults / $10 children. 7:00 pm. Sandy's Market, 12171 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77079. Phone: 281-870-9999. Link...

Friday, April 18, 2008
  • Studio NiaMoves - Houston, Texas. Flutes and Bowls Concert at Studio NiaMoves. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls. Tickets $20. View a poster and purchase tickets. 7:30 p.m. Studio NiaMoves, 3221 Houston Avenue, Houston, TX 77009. Phone: 713-864-4260. Link...

Wednesday, April 16, 2008
  • Earth Day - Frisco, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, Nancy Steed, Rick McDaniel, individuals from Heart of the Cedar Flute Circle will perform for Earth Day activities at Collin County Community College - Preston Ridge Campus. 11am-2pm. 9700 Wade Boulevard, Frisco, TX 75035. Link...

Sunday, April 13, 2008
  • Global Sacred Music Celebration - Dallas, Texas. Reflections on hope, peace, and the divine. Traditions from cultures around the world. 4:00-6:00 p.m. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest, Dallas, Texas 75230. Admission: $5.00 at the door, children 10 and under free. Link...

Saturday, April 5, 2008
  • Oneness Blessing (Deeksha) with Flutes and Bowls - Dallas, Texas. Join Paul Carlson of the Oneness Blessing, Cornell Kinderknecht on World Flutes and Jodi Roberts on Tibetan Bowls in a special sacred energy and sound event. Jodi and Cornell provide the musical blessing as Paul Carlson provides the energy transfer for awakening. 8:00 p.m. Tickets: $30. View a poster. Location: Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln, Dallas, TX 75230.

Wednesday, April 2, 2008
  • Season for Nonviolence Closing Ceremony - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Participation in the Season for Nonviolence Closing Ceremony. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Friday, March 28, 2008
  • Lunafest Dallas Film Festival - Dallas, Texas. Short films by, for, about women. Hosted by Dr. Ronit Mor. Cornell will perform on Native American flute with guest artists Charity Lankford (voice) and Michael Gott (piano). 6:00 p.m. Center for Spiritual Living International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Road, Dallas TX 75244. [A Season for Nonviolence event.] Link...

Saturday, March 22, 2008
  • Concert in the Cave: Flutes, Tibetan Bowls and Wind Gong - Boerne, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls and Wind Gong. Hear the beautiful sounds of these ancient instruments - wood flutes, Tibetan singing bowls, and wind gong - in an exquisite setting. View a poster. Concert starts at 7 p.m. "Cave Without a Name," 325 Kreutzberg Rd, Boerne, TX 78006 (just outside San Antonio). Tickets are $25 and are available at the cave website. [A Season for Nonviolence event.] Link...

Saturday, March 15, 2008
  • Lone Star Flute Circle - Austin, Texas. Link...

Friday, March 14, 2008
  • Private Party - Austin, Texas.

Saturday, March 8, 2008
  • Private Party - Parker, Texas.

Wednesday, March 5, 2008
  • Center for Spiritual Living Wednesday Gathering - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Cornell will participate in the music at The Wednesday Gathering along with Lainey Bernstein and Br. ChiSing. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, March 1, 2008
  • The Heart of the Cedar Flute Circle Special Event Day - Dallas, Texas. A day of educational programs and fun activities focusing on the Native American Flute. Cornell will be present a workshop on technique, style, and performance. 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., registration at 8:30 a.m. White Rock United Methodist Church, 1450 Old Gate Lane, Dallas, Texas 75218. Contact: Rick McDaniel, 972-420-9461. Link...

Wednesday, February 20, 2008
  • Center for Spiritual Living Wednesday Gathering - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Cornell will participate in the music and poetry at The Wednesday Gathering. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, February 17, 2008
  • Unity Church of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play flute with the choir and other musicians at the 11:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Sunday, February 10, 2008
  • Lunar New Year, Multicultural Celebration of Joy - Dallas, Texas. 5:30 p.m., music starts at 5:00. Join us for music, meditation, ritual, teaching, sharing. Breath of Life (Interfaith Mindfulness Fellowship). Musicians Cornell Kinderknecht, Gary Floyd, Robin Hackett, Michael Kenny, Lainey Bernstein, Cynthia Stuart, Charity Lankford and others. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Saturday, February 9, 2008
  • Vocal Harmonics, Chanting, Flutes and Bowls - Move Studio - Dallas. Crystal Bowls, Tibetan Bowls, World Flutes, and Vocal Harmonics all come together to create not only an amazing musical experience, but also an intuitive meditation through sound. Paul Hubbert, Crystal Bowls and Vocal Harmonics, Jodi Roberts, Tibetan Bowls, Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes. 7:00-9:00 p.m. View a poster. Tickets ($20 in advance, $30 at the door) available at Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206.[A Season for Nonviolence event.] Link...

Wednesday, January 30, 2008
  • Season for Nonviolence Opening Ceremony - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Participation in the Season for Nonviolence Opening Ceremony. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, January 27, 2008
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play world flutes, providing service music with Cynthia Stuart at the 10:30 a.m. service. Location: The Global Heart, Dallas Children's Theater, 5938 Skillman St, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Sunday, January 20, 2008
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, January 19, 2008
  • Private Party - Dallas, Texas.

Saturday, January 5, 2008
  • New Year's Concert: Flutes and Tibetan Bowls - Move Studio - Dallas. Manifesting Through Sacred Sound. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Jodi Roberts, Tibetan bowls. There are times when a collaborative dance creates that cosmic giggle indicating magic is afoot. This is one of those musical times! Join Jodi and Cornell in the weaving of magic to catalyze your creations for 2008. Bring your drums and rattles. View a poster. 7:00-9:00 p.m.. Tickets ($20 in advance, $25 at the door) available at Move Studio, 17062 Preston Rd., Suite 108, Dallas, Texas 75248, 972-732-0206. Link...

Friday, January 4, 2008
  • New Year House Concert: Flutes and Tibetan Bowls - Trophy Club, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Jodi Roberts. $20. 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, January 3, 2008
  • New Year House Concert: Flutes and Tibetan Bowls - Kempner, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Jodi Roberts. $20. 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 2, 2008
Sunday, December 30, 2007
  • Spring Valley United Methodist Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will provide music on World Flutes at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Spring Valley United Methodist Church, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254. Link...

Sunday, December 23, 2007
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play world flutes, at the Christmas Taize and the Sunday service. Taize at 9:30 a.m. and the service at 10:30 a.m. Location: The Global Heart, Dallas Children's Theater (Rosewood Theater), 5938 Skillman St, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Friday, December 21, 2007
  • Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Winter solstice celebration. Seating and music start at 6:30 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Link...

Saturday, December 15, 2007
  • Dallas Buddhist Night in 2551 B.E. (2007) - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Cynthia Stuart will be part of the line-up of performers at this annual event. Cornell will also accompany singer Jung Yul Sunim. Hosted by Bo-Hyun Buddhist Temple and Zen Center. Korea Bistro & Sura Restaurant, 2240 Royal Lane Dallas, TX 75229.

Sunday, December 2, 2007
  • Crown of Life Lutheran Church - Colleyville, Texas. Laudate! with Cornell Kinderknecht, Laura Moynihan, and Lucy Schlenker will provide music at the 8:30 a.m. service. Location: Crown of Life Lutheran Church, 6605 Pleasant Run Road, Colleyville, TX 76034. Link...

Saturday, November 17, 2007
  • Night of Memories, War and Peace - Marfa, Texas. 6:00-9:00 p.m., International Women's Foundation, Hacienda del Arcon, Fort Russell Ballroom. Cornell will perform a concert as part of fundraiser to restore the WWII German POW murals at this historic site. 705 West Bonnie Street, Marfa, Texas 79843. Link...

Sunday, November 4, 2007
  • Dallas Public Library - Mu Phi Epsilon Concert Series - Dallas, Texas. 3:00 p.m. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes with Cynthia Stuart, keyboard/percussion and Marsha Webb, piano/guitar. Sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon. Admission is free. View the program. Dallas Public Library, J. Erik Jonsson Central Library Auditorium (1st floor), 1515 Young St., Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Sunday, October 28, 2007
  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Music at the Sunday services. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, October 21, 2007
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, October 20, 2007
  • Plano International Festival - Plano, Texas. Cornell will perform with Shelly Niebuhr. 2:15 p.m. at the international fashion show. Plano International Festival, Haggard Park, 901 E 15th St, Plano, TX 75074. Link...

Tuesday, October 9, 2007
  • Mu Phi Epsilon - Dallas, Texas. 7:30 p.m., Cornell will perform on oboe and flutes with Cynthia Stuart, piano, at the Mu Phi Epsilon's monthly meeting. Link...

Friday, October 5, 2007
  • Oklahoma Flute Fest - Keys, Oklahoma. A three-day flute workshop focusing on Native American Flute and other flutes. Cornell will be one of the daytime performers on Saturday. October 5-7, 2007. Tenkiller Lodge, Keys, Oklahoma 74451. Link...

Sunday, September 23, 2007
  • Autumn Equinox Celebration - Dallas, Texas. 5:30 p.m., music, meditation, ritual, teaching, etc. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing. Cornell will play world flutes. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Friday, September 21, 2007
  • World Peace Day - Dallas. The Message and Music of Peace. Cornell will be performing on world flutes. 7:00-9:00 p.m. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, August 5, 2007
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play world flutes, providing service music with Robin Hackett, Cynthia Stuart, and David White at the 10:30 a.m. service. Location: The Global Heart, Dallas Children's Theater, 5938 Skillman St, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Sunday, July 15, 2007
  • Spring Valley United Methodist Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will provide music on World Flutes at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Spring Valley United Methodist Church, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254. Link...

Sunday, July 1, 2007
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play world flutes, providing service music with Robin Hackett at the 10:30 a.m. service. Location: Global Heart Vision, Dallas Children's Theater, 5938 Skillman St, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Sunday, June 24, 2007
  • The Global Heart - Dallas, Texas. The Global Heart's inaugural service. Cornell will play world flutes, providing service music with Robin Hackett at the 10:30 a.m. service. Location: The Global Heart, Dallas Children's Theater, 5938 Skillman St, Dallas, TX 75231. Link...

Tuesday, June 19, 2007
  • Kirtan and Meditation at Ananda - Addison, Texas. Meditation and Kirtan chanting. Collaboration with Ananda Dallas Center and Interfaith Mindfulness Ministries. Cornell, world flutes. Facilitated by Sue Chadwick and Br. ChiSing. 7:30 p.m. Ananda Dallas Center, 4901 Keller Springs Road, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001 Link...

Sunday, June 10, 2007
  • Unity Church of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Many Paths: One Presence: will focus on Buddhist spirituality. Cornell, Br. ChiSing, and Rev. Ed Townley will collaborate for the 9:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Tuesday, May 22, 2007
  • Kirtan and Meditation at Ananda - Addison, Texas. Meditation and Kirtan chanting. Collaboration with Ananda Dallas Center and Interfaith Mindfulness Ministries. Cornell, world flutes. 7:30 p.m. Ananda Dallas Center, 4901 Keller Springs Road, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001 Link...

Sunday, May 20, 2007
  • Wesak, Interfaith Celebration of Buddha's Enlightenment - Dallas, Texas. 5:30 p.m., music, meditation, ritual, teaching, etc. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing. Cornell will play world flutes. Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas 75235. Link...

Saturday, May 12, 2007
  • Mamapalooza: Women Rock! - Dallas, Texas. Dallas' homegrown version of the festival of Mom bands. Cornell Kinderknecht will be performing with Cynthia Stuart, 3-4 p.m. A full 12 hours of bands 12 noon - 12 midnight. Opening Bell Coffee, 1409 S. Lamar, South Side Bldg, Dallas, Texas 75215. Link...

Sunday, May 6, 2007
  • Unity Church of Dallas - Dallas, Texas. Many Paths: One Presence: will focus on Native American spirituality. Cornell will play Native American Flute at the 9:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Friday, May 4, 2007
  • Connections Tribute Band - Plano, Texas. A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg. Performances of well-known and some of the not-so-well-known music. Cornell will perform as part of the orchestra as well as providing some solo work on various flutes. Directed by Rusty King. 7:00 p.m. Custer Road United Methodist Church, 6601 Custer Road, Plano, Texas 75023 Link...

Sunday, April 29, 2007
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Wednesday, April 18, 2007
  • Earth Day - Frisco, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, Rae Denton, and Nancy Steed will perform for Earth Day activities at Collin County Community College - Preston Ridge Campus. 11am-2pm. 9700 Wade Boulevard, Frisco, TX 75035. Link...

Tuesday, April 17, 2007
  • Earth Day Kirtan at Ananda - Addison, Texas. Meditation and Kirtan chanting. Collaboration with Ananda Dallas Center and Interfaith Mindfulness Ministries. Cornell, world flutes. 7:30 p.m. Ananda Dallas Center, 4901 Keller Springs Road, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001 Link...

Sunday, April 8, 2007
  • Global Sacred Music Celebration - Dallas, Texas. Reflections on hope, peace, and the divine. Traditions from cultures around the world. Eastern Faiths musical presentation by Cornell Kinderknecht and Br. ChiSing. 4:00-6:00 p.m. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest, Dallas, Texas 75230. Admission: $5.00 at the door, children 10 and under free. Link...

  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Cornell will play flute with spoken word artist, Joel Brown. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Wednesday, April 4, 2007
  • Season for Nonviolence Peace Concert & Closing Ceremony - Dallas, Texas. Closing ceremony and concert benefiting the YMCA "Casa Shelter" project. Cornell will perform on world flutes while Season for Nonviolence co-chairs, Veronica Valez and Jackie Bonner read words of Mahatma Ghandi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Headlining the concert are Sara Hickman, Robin Hackett, Joel Brown, and Michael Gott and a combined chior from the Center for Spiritual Living and Unity Church of Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas 75230. Link...

Sunday, March 25, 2007
  • Meditation & More @Cosmic Cafe - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing with World Flutes music by Cornell Kinderknecht. Cosmic Cafe (upstairs), 912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, Texas 75219. Link...

  • Community Unitarian Universalist Church - Plano, Texas. Sunday 10:30 a.m. service. Cornell Kinderknecht will play flutes. Br. ChiSing will deliver the sermon. Dorayne Breedlove Poklikuha will sing and give a childrens talk. Location: Community Unitarian Universalist Church, 2875 East Parker Road, Plano, TX 75074. Link...

Tuesday, March 20, 2007
  • Spring Equinox at Ananda - Addison, Texas. Meditation and Kirtan chanting. Collaboration with Ananda Dallas Center and Interfaith Mindfulness Ministries. Cornell, world flutes. 7:30 p.m. Ananda Dallas Center, 4901 Keller Springs Road, Suite 103, Addison, TX 75001 Link...

Sunday, March 18, 2007
  • Christ Episcopal Chruch - Dallas, Texas. 10:00 a.m. Cornell will provide music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 534 W. 10th St., Dallas, Texas 75208. Link...

Sunday, March 11, 2007
  • Meditation & More @Cosmic Cafe - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing with World Flutes music by Cornell Kinderknecht. Cosmic Cafe (upstairs), 912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, Texas 75219. Link...

Sunday, February 25, 2007
  • Meditation & More @Cosmic Cafe - Dallas. 7:00 p.m. Facilitated by Br. ChiSing with World Flutes music by Cornell Kinderknecht. Cosmic Cafe (upstairs), 912 Oaklawn Ave, Dallas, Texas 75219. Link...

Sunday, February 18, 2007
  • Lunar New Year, Multicultural Celebration of Peace. 5:30 p.m., music starts at 5:00. Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas. Link...

  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Music at the Sunday services. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Sunday, January 28, 2007
  • Center for Spiritual Living - Dallas. 11:00 a.m. Participation in the Season for Nonviolence Opening Ceremony. Center for Spiritual Living, International Place, 4801 Spring Valley Rd., Suite 115, Dallas, TX 75244. Link...

Saturday, January 27, 2007
  • Intimate Concert at Accent Gallery - Dallas, Texas. An intimate performance by Cornell in the gallery. Join a cozy living room setting ... if you like to sit on the floor and want an up-close seat, bring your blanket, mat, cushion, or beanbag and claim your spot (yes, there will be chairs here too) Accent Gallery, 2400 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, Texas. 214-999-0150. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. Seating is limited.

Thursday, December 21, 2006
  • Awakening Heart Sangha - Dallas, Texas. Winter Solstice Open House, Special Holiday Sangha gathering. 7:30 p.m. Link...

Tuesday, December 19, 2006
  • Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Winter solstice celebration. Seating and music start at 6:30 p.m. Program begins at 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Thursday, December 14, 2006
  • Trammell Crow Collection of Asian Art - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Cynthia Stuart, keyboard and percussion will perform a concert in the main gallery. 5:00-6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. View a poster. The Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art, 2010 Flora Street (between Harwood and Olive), Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Saturday, December 2, 2006
  • Buon Giorno Coffee - Grapevine, Texas. Evening music in the shop. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes with Billy Bucher, percussion. 8:00 p.m. Buon Giorno Coffee, 2350 Hall-Johnson Road, Grapevine, TX 76051. Link...

Thursday, November 16, 2006
  • Cornell Kinderknecht in Concert at the Armadillo Flute Society Retreat - Flower Mound, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform a feature concert on world flutes in conjunction with the Armadillo Flute Society 2006 Retreat. Cornell will be joined by Billy Bucher, percussion and Cynthia Stuart, keyboard. 8:00 p.m. Flower Mound, Texas.

  • The Armadillo Flute Society 2006 Retreat Flower Mound, Texas. A four-day workshop focusing on the Native American Flute benefiting the Richard W. Payne Scholarship Fund. Featured artists Cornell Kinderknecht, R. Carlos Nakai, Butch Hall, John Sarantos. Sponsored by the Armadillo Flute Society and Richland College. November 16-19, 2006. Location: Bishop Mason Retreat and Conference Center, 4700 Wichita Trail, Flower Mound, Texas 75022.

Sunday, October 29, 2006
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 10:00 a.m. service. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, October 14, 2006
  • Dallas Folk Music Society - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Cynthia Stuart will perform a short concert at the monthly meeting. Location is near Walnut Hill and 75 in Dallas. Contact for details. 7:00 p.m.

Friday, October 13, 2006
  • ONSTAGE in Bedford Fund Raiser - Bedford, Texas. Cornell will perform a short concert as part of the theater company's fundraiser. The fundraiser begins at 5:30 p.m. Cornell will play from 6:30 - 7:00 p.m. Courtyard by Mariott, 183 at Central Drive, Bedford, Texas 76021. Link...

Sunday, October 1, 2006
  • Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Cornell will play world flutes with the church choirs at at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Saturday, September 30, 2006
  • Living Legacy Tribute Band - Richardson, Texas. The tribute band will play selections by Chicago, Eagles, and Dan Fogelberg. Cornell will play various flutes. 4:00 p.m. First United Methodist Church of Richardson, 503 North Central Expressway, Richardson, Texas 75080. Link...

Tuesday, September 26, 2006
  • Chambrel at Club Hill - Garland, Texas. Cynthia Stuart, keyboard and percussion, and Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes will present an original program of varied musical styles. 6:45 p.m., Chambrel at Club Hill, 1245 Colonel Drive, Garland, TX 75043.

Saturday, September 23, 2006
  • The Heart of the Cedar Flute Mini-Retreat - Dallas, Texas. A day of educational programs and fun activities. Cornell will be presenting a session on bansuri and other transverse flutes as well as participating on a panel about producing CDs. 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., registration at 8:30 a.m. White Rock United Methodist Church, 1450 Old Gate Lane, Dallas, Texas 75218.

Saturday, September 16, 2006
  • Chicago and Eagles Tribute Concert - Dallas, Texas. A tribute concert featuring the well-known and some not-so-well known music of Chicago and the Eagles. Brought to you by the same group that performed the Living Legacy concert last spring. Directed by Rusty King. Benefitting UMCOR. 7:00 p.m. Spring Valley United Methodist Church, Wesley Hall, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254.

  • Spring Valley United Methodist Church Arts Festival - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will play a short set at the church's art festival. 12:20 p.m. Spring Valley United Methodist Church, Wesley Hall, 7700 Spring Valley Road, Dallas, Texas 75254. Link...

Thursday, September 14, 2006
  • Junior Associates Discover the East (JADE) - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform with Cynthia Stuart at the event for JADE (Junior Associates Discover the East), a group supporting the mission of the Trammell Crow Collection of Asian Art. Link...

Saturday, September 9, 2006
  • Cathedral of Light - Carrollton, Texas. The 2nd Annual Oneness Conference and Forum. Speakers and live music throughout the day. Cornell will perform with Frank Lunsford and Shelly Niebuhr. 10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Cathedral of Light, 2040 N. Denton Dr, Carrollton, Texas. Link...

Saturday, September 2, 2006
  • Bath House Cultural Center 25th Anniversary - Dallas, Texas. Celebrate the opening week of the Bath House Cultural Center's 25th Anniversary month with "Moonlady Night" hosted by Amy Martin. Start the festivities by drumming from 6-7 p.m. A show at 7:00 p.m. featuring several performers. Cornell will perform with ensemble No Rhyme or Reason (Frank Lunsford, Cynthia Stuart, Billy Bucher). Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, Texas 75218. Link...

Sunday, August 13, 2006
  • White Rock United Methodist Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will provide music on world flutes at the 10:50 a.m. service. Location: White Rock United Methodist Church, 1450 Old Gate Lane, Dallas, Texas 75218. Link...

Sunday, August 6, 2006
  • Service Music at The First Unitarian Church of Dallas. Cynthia Stuart, keyboard, and Cornell Kinderknecht, world flutes, will provide service music at the 9:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. services. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, 4015 Normandy Ave., Dallas, Texas 75205. Link...

Thursday, July 27, 2006
  • Bend Studio, Open Mic - Dallas, Texas. Cornell and Cynthia are on the schedule for Open Mic Night at Bend Studio. Come join us and the other artists as we take turns playing some of our tunes. Bend Studio is an intimately beautiful, unique listening room where you can take off your shoes, pull up a chair, drop into a beanbag, or spread out a mat on the floor and enjoy the great music. View a program flyer. Open mic night, $3.00 cover charge, 8:30 p.m. (doors open at 8). Bend Studio, 5014 McKinney Ave., Dallas, Texas 75205. Link...

Wednesday, July 26, 2006
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide music at the service of healing. 7:00 p.m. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, May 27, 2006
  • The Crow Collection of Asian Art - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will perform on World Flutes in the museum from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. He will be joined by Cynthia Stuart, keyboard and percussion. The Trammell & Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art, 2010 Flora Street (between Harwood and Olive), Dallas, Texas 75201. Link...

Sunday, May 14, 2006
  • Concert with The Wireless Consort Recorder Ensemble - Dallas, Texas. 4:00 p.m. Music from the Renaissance, Baroque, and 20th Century for recorder ensemble. Wireless Consort members are Sara Funkhouser, Cornell Kinderknecht, Lee Lattimore, Susan Richter, and Jennifer Carpenter. Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 534 W. 10th St., Dallas, Texas 75208. Admission is free and open to the public. Link...

Monday, May 8, 2006
  • Axe United Methodist Church - Garland, Texas. 11:00 a.m. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes and Cynthia Stuart, keyboard. Axe United Methodist Church, 1700 W. Kingsley Road, Garland, Texas.

Tuesday, May 2, 2006
  • Featured artist on Whole Wheat Radio. Cornell Kinderknecht will be featured artist of the day on Whole Wheat Radio. At least one of Cornell's songs from the Returning Home CD will be played during each hour's programming throughout the day. Link...

Saturday, April 29, 2006
  • An Evening in Tuscany - Dallas, Texas. Fund raiser benefitting White Rock Montessori School. Cornell Kinderknecht performs with Cynthia Stuart and Billy Bucher. 8:30 p.m. at "The Sanctuary", 1530 N. Carroll Ave., Dallas, Texas.

Wednesday, April 26, 2006
  • The Woman's Club of Fort Worth - Fort Worth, Texas. Cornell will perform with keyboardist Cynthia Stuart.

Sunday, April 16, 2006
  • Global Sacred Music Concert - Dallas, Texas. Traditions from cultures around the world. Cornell will perform on world flutes. Part of the 2006 Dallas International Festival week. 4:00 p.m., Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Ln., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Sunday, April 9, 2006
  • Best of Dallas Global Artists Concert - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will perform on world flutes with harpist Lorenzo Gonzalez and flutist Patricia Golden on the concert featuring the finest international musicians from around the Dallas metroplex. Part of the Dallas International Festival. View a festival poster. 2:00 p.m., Majestic Theater, 1925 Elm St, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Thursday, April 6, 2006
  • Dallas International Festival Week 2006 - Dallas, Texas. April 6 - 16, 2006 Dallas International Festival. View a festival poster. 14 venues throughout the Metroplex. Link...

Friday, March 31, 2006
Saturday, March 25, 2006
  • 2006 Texas Music Awards - Linden, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht is nominated for Musician of the Year. The winner will be named at the 2006 Texas Music Awards at Music City Texas Theater, Linden, Texas. Red carpet entrances begin at 12:30 p.m. and the program gets underway at 2:00 p.m. Hosted by Michael Martin Murphey. Link...

Saturday, March 11, 2006
  • Private Party - Fort Worth, Texas.

Saturday, February 4, 2006
  • Laughing Fish Artworks - Bradenton, Florida. 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Open gallery events. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform on world flutes throughout the weekend. Laughing Fish Artworks, 1005 12th Ave. West, Bradenton, Florida 34205. Link...

Friday, February 3, 2006
  • Laughing Fish Artworks - Bradenton, Florida. 6:00 - 9:30 p.m. Open gallery events. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform on world flutes throughout the weekend. Laughing Fish Artworks, 1005 12th Ave. West, Bradenton, Florida 34205. Link...

Tuesday, January 24, 2006
  • Richland College Recital Series - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will present a World Flutes concert with Cynthia Stuart, keyboard and Billy Bucher, percussion. 12:30 p.m. Fannin Performance Hall, Richland College, 12800 Abrams Road, Dallas Texas. The concert is free and open to the public.

Saturday, January 7, 2006
  • Choristers Guild Mid-Winter Workshop - Dallas, Texas. January 7, 2006. Cornell will play flutes at the Choristers Guild Mid-Winter Workshop. Highland Park United Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, Texas.

Saturday, December 24, 2005
  • Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Christmas Eve services at 7:30 and 11:00 p.m. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Tuesday, December 20, 2005
  • Winter SolstiCelebration - Dallas, Texas. Winter solstice celebration. No Rhyme or Reason (performers Suzy Hogue, Frank Lunsford, Cynthia Stuart, and Cornell Kinderknecht) will participate in the program. 7:00 p.m., Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs at Inwood, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Saturday, December 10, 2005
  • NorthPark Center - Dallas, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform on World Flutes with keyboardist Cynthia Stuart in the new Nordstrom Court. 12:30-1:30 p.m. Locataion: 1030 NorthPark Center, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Sunday, November 27, 2005
  • Service Music at The First Unitarian Church of Dallas. Cynthia Stuart and Cornell Kinderknecht will provide service music at 9:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, 4015 Normandy Ave., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Friday, November 18, 2005
  • Cornell Kinderknecht and Mark Holland in concert - Flower Mound, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht and Mark Holland will perform a feature concert in conjunction with the Armadillo Flute Society 2005 Retreat Sponsored by the Armadillo Flute Society and Richland College. 8:15 p.m. Location: Bishop Mason Retreat and Conference Center, 4700 Wichita Trail, Flower Mound, Texas.

Thursday, November 17, 2005
  • The Armadillo Flute Society 2005 Retreat - Flower Mound, Texas. A four-day conference focusing on the Native American Flute benefiting the Richard W. Payne Scholarship Fund. Butch Hall, Mark Holland, Cornell Kinderknecht, John Sarantos. November 17-20, 2005. Location: Bishop Mason Retreat and Conference Center, 4700 Wichita Trail, Flower Mound, Texas.

Sunday, October 23, 2005
  • Unity Church in Grapevine - Grapevine, Texas. Cornell will provide service music at the 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services. Location: Unity Church in Grapevine, 1650 Hughes Road, Grapevine, Texas 76051. Link...

Saturday, October 1, 2005
  • Wild Birds Unlimited - Mesquite, Texas. Cornell will provide music at the open house celebration for the third anniversary of Wild Birds Unlimited Mesquite. 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m. Wild Birds Unlimited, 1100 N Town East Blvd, Suite 107, Mesquite, Texas.

Sunday, September 25, 2005
  • Dallas Public Library - Mu Phi Epsilon Concert Series - Dallas, Texas. 3:00 p.m. Cornell Kinderknecht, World Flutes with Cynthia Stuart, keyboard. Sponsored by Mu Phi Epsilon. Admission is free. Dallas Public Library, J. Erik Jonsson Central Library Auditorium, 1515 Young St., Dallas, Texas 75201. View the program
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  • Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Cornell will play world flutes with the church choirs at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Saturday, September 17, 2005
  • Cathedral of Light - Carrollton, Texas. Cornell Kinderknecht will be the featured musician joined by Shelly Niebuhr, Dallas Oneness Conference. Cathedral of Light, 2040 N. Denton Dr, Carrollton, Texas.

Saturday, September 10, 2005
  • Bethany Presbyterian Church - Dallas, Texas. Cornell will provide special music at the Dignity Dallas 30th Anniversary celebration.

Sunday, August 7, 2005
  • Christ Episcopal Chruch - Dallas, Texas. 10:00 a.m. Sunday service. Baroque triosonatas - Cornell Kinderknecht, Lee Lattimore and Rene Schmidt. Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 534 W. 10th St., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Friday, August 5, 2005
  • Open Gallery Night at Accent Gallery - Dallas, Texas. 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Cornell Kinderknecht will perform on world flutes promoting his new CD "Returning Home". Shelly Niebuhr will perform music from her new CD "Believe". Cornell will be joined by Billy Bucher, percussion; Cynthia Stuart, keyboard; and Frank Lunsford, percussion. Location: Accent Gallery and Framing, 2400 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, Texas.

Sunday, July 24, 2005
  • Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Cornell will join Mary Robbins for special music at the 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Sunday, July 17, 2005
  • Service Music at The First Unitarian Church of Dallas. World flutes. Cornell will provide service music with Billy Bucher and Don Krehbiel at the 10:00 a.m. service. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, 4015 Normandy Ave., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Saturday, July 9, 2005
  • CD Release Concert - Labyrinth Theater at Arapaho UMC - Richardson, Texas. CD Release Concert. Cornell Kinderknecht is releasing the CD Returning Home, an album of original instrumental music featuring flutes from around the world. Singer/songwriter Shelly Niebuhr is releasing Believe. Cornell and Shelly will perform selections from their CDs. Accompanying Cornell will be Cynthia Stuart, keyboard; Billy Bucher, percussion; and Frank Lunsford, percussion. Location: Labyrinth Theater at Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road (N.E. corner of Coit and Arapaho), Richardson, Texas. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Listen to audio clips and purchase CD online.

Sunday, July 3, 2005
  • Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Special Music with Shelly Niebuhr at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Friday, July 1, 2005
  • The Texas Herald Anniversary Party - Dallas, Texas. Cornell performs on world flutes with Shelly Niebuhr

Sunday, June 26, 2005
  • Peace Conference, Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Cornell performs with Shelly Niebuhr. 1:00 p.m. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Sunday, April 24, 2005
  • Concert with The Wireless Consort Recorder Quartet - Dallas, Texas. 4:00 p.m. Music from the Renaissance, Baroque, and 20th Century for recorder quartet. Quartet members are Sara Funkhouser, Cornell Kinderknecht, Lee Lattimore, and Susan Richter. Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 534 W. 10th St., Dallas, Texas 75208. Admission is free and open to the public. Link...

Saturday, April 16, 2005
  • Poetry and Music Night at Accent Gallery, Patricia Golden and Friends - Dallas, Texas. 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Cornell performs on world flutes with keyboardist/percussionist Cynthia Stuart and poets Patricia Golden, Ron Wilcox, Ron Davison, and Neal Ostman. Artist and gallery owner Morteza Abdollahi hosts. Location: Accent Gallery and Framing, 2400 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, Texas. Admission is free and open to the public.

Sunday, February 27, 2005
  • Arapaho United Methodist Church - Richardson, Texas. Special Music with Shelly Niebuhr at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services. Location: Arapaho United Methodist Church, 1400 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, Texas. Link...

Saturday, February 12, 2005
  • Poetry and Music Night at Accent Gallery - Dallas, Texas. 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Cornell performs on world flutes. Singer/songwriter Shelly Niebuhr. Poets Patricia Golden, Ron Wilcox, Ken Campbell, and Neal Ostman. Artist and gallery owner Morteza Abdollahi hosts. Location: Accent Gallery and Framing, 2400 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, Texas.

Sunday, January 23, 2005
  • Bayanihan Fund Raising Concert for Tsunami Victims - Dallas, Texas. DFW International's Filipino Community will hold a concert to benefit the tsunami victims from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Musicians and dancers from around DFW will perform. Cornell will perform on world flutes with Shelly Niebuhr. Sterling Hotel, 1055 Regal Row, Dallas, Texas. Link...

Saturday, December 18, 2004
  • Private Party - Addison, Texas.

Sunday, November 28, 2004
  • Service Music at The First Unitarian Church of Dallas. Recorders and ocarina. Cornell will provide service music with Cynthia Stuart at the 11:30 a.m. service. Music by J.S. Bach, Philidor, Satie, and Tingstad/Rumbel. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, 4015 Normandy Ave., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Saturday, November 20, 2004
  • Solo Concert at The Armadillo Flute Society 2004 Retreat - Flower Mound, Texas. 1:00 p.m. A concert of Cornell's original music on Native American Style Flutes, Bamboo Flute, Ocarina, and Recorder. Part of a 4-day workshop. The concert is free and open to the public. Location: Bishop Mason Retreat and Conference Center, Allen Memorial Hall, 4700 Wichita Trail, Flower Mound, Texas.

Sunday, September 26, 2004
  • St. Paul Lutheran Church - Fort Worth, Texas. Cornell will be a guest artist with Laudate! to provide service music at the 8:00 a.m. and 10:50 a.m. services. Music of Corelli and Telemann. Location: St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1800 W. Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas.

Sunday, September 12, 2004
  • Grapefest, House of Colors - Grapevine, Texas. Performances throughout the afternoon on the grounds of the House of Colors art gallery. House of Colors, 317 Church Street, Grapevine, Texas. Link...

Sunday, July 18, 2004
  • Service Music at The First Unitarian Church of Dallas. Recorders, ocarina, and Native American Flute. Cornell will provide service music with Cynthia Stuart at the 10:00 a.m. service. Original music as well as works by J.S. Bach and Tingstad/Rumbel. First Unitarian Church of Dallas, 4015 Normandy Ave., Dallas, Texas. Link...

Sunday, March 28, 2004
  • Concert with The Wireless Consort Recorder Quartet - Dallas, Texas. 4:00 p.m. A concert of recorder ensemble music featuring the works of Byrd, Sweelinck, Boismortier, Telemann, Poser and others. Quartet members are Sara Funkhouser, Cornell Kinderknecht, Lee Lattimore, and Susan Richter. Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 534 W. 10th St., Dallas, Texas 75208. Admission is free and open to the public. Link...

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