Yamaha Performing Artist Dr. Patricia Surman is Artist Teacher of Flute at Northeastern State University. Patricia maintains an active performance schedule, appearing in solo and chamber recitals in the US and abroad and performing new music for flute and computer with the ensemble DuoInteraktiv. As a Fulbright Scholar, Patricia spent the spring 2014 semester in residence at the University of Macedonia in Thessaloniki, Greece where she taught studio flute and researched contemporary Greek flute music. Patricia plays on a YFL 987, YFL687HCT, and YPC 81. Dr. Surman is the Director of the annual NSU Flute Workshop, for more information visit nsufluteworkshop.com.