Gemeinhardt: Flute Maker Spotlight...

May 2, 2018 by

Can you give a little history about the company, from where it began to where it is now, and the future? Founded by Kurt Gemeinhardt, a 4th generation flute-maker from Markneukirchen, Germany, the Gemeinhardt company was established in 1948 in Elkhart, IN, 20 years after Gemeinhardt’s immigration to the...

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Texas Flute Festival Overview

Jun 1, 2017 by

The 40th Annual Texas Flute Society Flute Festival was held on May 18 to 20, 2017, in the charming town of Denton, Texas at the Texas Women's University.  This festival, which has in the past presented such flute stars as Paula Robison, Carol Wincenc, Greg Pattillo, Christina Jennings, Gary...

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Artist Interview: Hanbin Koo

Jul 1, 2016 by

Congratulations Hanbin for being the Gemeinhardt First Prize winner of our inaugural High School Soloist Competition! We interviewed Hanbin to find our more about this talented young flutist.   Bio: Hanbin Koo, age 15, won 1st place in the MTNA Junior Woodwinds competition, NC Symphony concerto competition, and The...

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Interview with David Pirtle: President of Gemeinhardt...

Jul 1, 2016 by

Thank you to Gemeinhardt Musical Instruments for sponsoring the first prize award in our inaugural High School Soloist Competition!   This year, our first prize winner was Hanbin Koo. Read more about Hanbin in her exclusive artist interview this month.   Continue reading below to learn more about Gemeinhardt...

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The July 2016 Issue is Now Live!...

Jul 1, 2016 by

The July 2016 issue of The Flute View is now live! This month's articles include:   Viviana Guzman discusses How to Write a Winning Press Release. Rachel Hacker talks about Why She Got A Day Job and how it can benefit professional musicians. Amanda Cook continues her Writing About Music series with thoughts about Blog...

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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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