Reflections on Flutes by the Sea: Barbara Siesel...

Jul 2, 2014 by

It’s summertime!  Time to attend, perform, and teach at flute festivals and master classes in beautiful settings with enthusiastic flutists, students, and music lovers of all ages. I was invited to perform and teach at Flutes by the Sea a few weeks ago in Half Moon Bay, CA, and...

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May to May with Green Golly

May 1, 2014 by

The first anniversary of The Flute View is here – and it’s sure been an exciting year.  You all have been privy to the magazine but I’d like to share a little bit of what’s happened in my life since we started the Flute View last May. As you...

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The Making of the Green Golly Video. By Barbara Siesel...

Apr 1, 2014 by

The orchestras and the performing arts centers all said of Green Golly – “Sounds really great, but not enough bells and whistles.  How you gonna do this for 2000 people – you’re just two little people on stage with a flute and a guitar and no sets or costumes or...

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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

Dec 2, 2013 by

The holiday season is upon us!  And that means we're all playing Christmas music and buying gifts.   We've compiled a list of some of our ideas and new releases, so check them out, and if you like anything, buy something for yourself or for your favorite flutists.  Tis the...

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Green Golly book review

Dec 1, 2013 by

Barbara Siesel and Keith Torgan, creators of the Green Golly Project, have outdone themselves with their victorious new book, Green Golly & Her Golden Flute.  From the moment the first page turns, one is whisked into a bewitching fairy tale – an enthralling story where the creators are also...

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Entering the Real World…Take 2. By Laura Neville...

Nov 1, 2013 by

I always thought that after I graduated from college I would enter the “real” world, get a music-teaching job and stay there for the next 35 plus years until I retired.  I would gig on the weekends and then eventually go back to school part-time and get my master’s...

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