NFA Highlights by Viviana Guzman...

Sep 1, 2016 by

NFA Overview Usually all of us at The Flute View Magazine write a little summary of the various concerts we attend at the National Flute Association Convention.  This year, Fluterscooter and I were the only ones able to go to NFA in San Diego, and since she was kept...

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June 2016 PDF

Jun 8, 2016 by

Download June 2016 PDF issue of The Flute View here.  This month's articles include: Barbara Siesel's monthly entrepreneurial article: Social Impact Entrepreneurship: An Interview with Kaori Fujii Album reviews of Lindsey Goodman's debut album reach through the sky, Jef Kearns' R&B/Soul-Jazz EP The Flute, and Mimi Stillman's recordings of works by Weinberg,...

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The Aware Flutist: Roundtable Discussion with Lisa Garner Santa, Amy Porter, Jolene Harju, and Susan Fain...

Jun 1, 2016 by

By Claire Howard When performing or practicing, our minds are active: scanning the music, remembering phrasings and dynamics, counting rhythmic pulses, and analyzing the sound we’re producing. Oftentimes, the mechanism through which these beautiful sound is happening--our body--is forgotten. Body awareness and conditioning are quickly growing fields in the...

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The June 2016 Issue is Now Live!...

Jun 1, 2016 by

 The June 2016 issue of The Flute View is now live! This month's articles include: Barbara Siesel's monthly entrepreneurial article: Social Impact Entrepreneurship: An Interview with Kaori Fujii Album reviews of Lindsey Goodman's debut album reach through the sky, Jef Kearns' R&B/Soul-Jazz EP The Flute, and Mimi Stillman's recordings of works by Weinberg, Finko, and...

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The Flute View High School Competition Winners!...

May 22, 2016 by

The Jury has adjourned, the results are in and we have The Winners! DRUM ROLL, please... Lady Jeanne Galway, Amy Porter and Alice K. Dade announce the following as the Winners of The Flute View 2016 High School Competition: The Gemeinhart 1st Prize Winner:  Hanbin Koo The Flute Center...

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May 2016 Issue PDF

May 9, 2016 by

April 2016 is up!  Download PDF here. Cover Girl:  Andrea "Fluterscooter" Fisher Photo:  Viviana Guzman Photography 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...

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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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It’s All There: Reading Between the Lines. By Amy Porter...

Apr 6, 2015 by

“Reading between the Lines:" A guide to my thoughts on interpretation   A question posed to my teaching website porterflute.com asked, “how do I narrow down goals when it comes to things like tone or phrasing” and “how can I create specific goals that one can more easily measure?”...

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Amy Porter: Artist Interview

Apr 6, 2015 by

Can you give us 5 career highlights? My career feels like it began in my mother’s womb! I will look to my history and say pivotal highlights for me can be thought of as gifts.   -I have enjoyed premiering and performing every flute piece ever written for me...

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