Welcome to The Flute View!

May 1, 2013 by

“The Flute View” is a fresh new approach to everything relevant to flute today. In this rapidly changing music world, our exclusive online magazine covers flutists who are carving their own career paths, new music and technology, marketing yourself as an artist, entrepreneurship, health and wellness, and anything that...

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Who’s Afraid of the Kingma Flute? Part Two...

May 4, 2016 by

Flute View Staff Member Rachel Hacker has continued her interview series, discussing the benefits of performing on the Kingma System Flute. This month, she met with Matthias Ziegler and Wissam Boustany, two flutists with unique outlooks for how they employ their Kingma System flutes. This month, Hacker also conducted...

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High School Soloist Competition Entries...

May 3, 2016 by

We are happy to share the entries from our inaugural High School Soloist Competition! Below, you will find the submissions in the order they were received. The first prize winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize sponsored by Gemeinhardt, the second prize winner will receive a $500 cash prize sponsored...

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Can Entrepreneurship Effect Political Change?...

May 1, 2016 by

Well, it’s election time. We are being bombarded by politicians, pundits, and the public all talking about the problems facing America today and how they are going to fix it, or not fix it!!!  So I thought it was time for an article about how our entrepreneurial projects can...

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The May 2016 Issue is Now Live!...

May 1, 2016 by

  The May 2016 issue of The Flute View is now live! This month's articles include:   Barbara Siesel's monthly entrepreneurial article: Can Entrepreneurship Effect Political Change?   Album reviews of Gina Luciani's self-titled debut album, Elisabet Franch's debut album, and Marianne Gedigian's American chamber music album with the Walden Chamber Players....

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University of Michigan Flute Studio Interviews...

May 1, 2016 by

In a versatile and distinguished career as one of the world’s leading concert performers, American flutist Amy Porter has become one of the most skillful and creative muses for composers of our time. Ms. Porter first leapt to international attention winning the Third Kobe International Flute Competition in Japan, which...

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University of Texas at Arlington Flute Studio Interviews...

May 1, 2016 by

Terri Sánchez is currently the Senior Lecturer in Flute at the University of Texas at Arlington and a Miyazawa Performing Artist. Legendary flutist Paula Robison writes, “Sánchez has a beautiful presence as a player, and her sparkling clear sound spins out and fills the air with poetry.” After Sánchez...

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Marianne Gedigian (Walden Chamber Players) Album Review...

May 1, 2016 by

Finding a Voice: the Evolution of the American Sound  Walden Chamber Players: Marianne Gedigian, flute- Curtis Macomber, violin - Tatiana Dimitriades, violin- Christof Huebner, viola – Ashima Scripp, cello – Jonathan Bass, piano The Walden Chamber Players' new CD is a beautiful collection of chamber music featuring composers who were...

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Elisabet Franch Album Review

May 1, 2016 by

Gypsy Airs (Solfa Recordings), Elisabet Franch (flute) and Josep Buforn (piano) Suite de Trois Morceaux, Benjamin Godard Il Pastore Svizzero, Pietro Morlacchi Aires Gitanos, Pablo Sarasa Romance, Camille Saint-Saens Eco di Napoli, Donato Lovreglio Three Pieces, Aram Khachaturian Carmen Fantasy, Pablo Sarasate   Gypsy Airs is the brilliant debut album of...

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Gina Luciani Album Review

May 1, 2016 by

Gina Luciani’s self-titled debut album was released on April 26, 2016. Currently residing in Los Angeles, Luciani is a Master’s student at The University of Southern California and holds a Bachelor’s Degree from The Colburn School as a student of Jim Walker. Gina boasts an impressive performance resume of film...

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High School Soloist Competition!...

Apr 22, 2016 by

The Flute View Competition is open to High School students who are under the age of 18 (ages 13-18) by June 1, 2016.  Each applicant must be a current subscriber to The Flute View Magazine. Repertoire: 1) Otar Taktakishvili Sonata for flute and piano, Movement III. Allegro Scherzando 2)...

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April 2016 Issue PDF

Apr 22, 2016 by

April 2016 is up!  Download PDF here. Cover Girl:  Carol Wincenc Photo:  Christian Steiner Articles featuring about Carol Wincenc, Rachel Hacker, Barbara Siesel, Viviana Guzman, Amanda Cook, Fluterscooter, Lindsay Bryden, Stephen Clark, Jennifer Borkowski, Rebecca Kleinmann, Eva Kingma, Hermeto Pascoal, Flutes by the Sea Masterclass....

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