January 2017 PDF Download

Jan 7, 2017 by

Download the January 2017 PDF here The January issue contains New Year's Flute Resolutions, interviews from the flute studios of Alice K. Dade and Naomi Seidman, Touring Tips, Trevor Wye's History of the Flute, and Barbara Siesel's monthly Entrepreneurship column, "Can Women Break the Glass Ceiling?" Happy New...

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University of Missouri Flute Studio Interviews...

Jan 2, 2017 by

As part of our ongoing series of interviews with college flute studios across the United States, we interviewed Alice K. Dade, Assistant Professor of Flute at University of Missouri, and her students:   Ryan Koesterer, Breanna McCaughey, Kelariz Keshavarz, Gina Finazzo, and Karen Sanders.   We asked them about their passions, goals,...

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Penn State University Flute Studio Interviews...

Jan 2, 2017 by

As part of our ongoing series of interviews with college flute studios across the United States, we interviewed Naomi Seidman, Assistant Professor of Flute at Penn State University, and her students:   Amelia Amaya, Brooke Venturella, Faith Galbraith, Jessalyn Peterson, Jessica Sensenig, Jessica Smith, Jordana Schaeffer, Kathleen Holman, Kate...

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6 Travel Tips for the Touring Musician by Viviana Guzman...

Jan 2, 2017 by

Chilean-born flutist, Viviana Guzmán performs over 80 concerts a year throughout the world. Her latest album “Traveling Sonata” received a Grammy Nomination. She has been featured on programs for PBS, NBC, and NPR, seen on the cover of Latina Style Magazine, and in COSMOPOLITAN en Español and has played...

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Is There a Glass Ceiling for Woman Musicians? By Barbara Siesel...

Jan 2, 2017 by

It’s January and a new president is about to be inaugurated and the glass ceiling didn’t crack – we won’t have a female president yet. I thought this might be a good time to consider the glass ceiling for woman in the field of music.   Is there a...

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A History of the Flute by Trevor Wye...

Jan 2, 2017 by

Trevor Wye studied the flute privately both with Geoffrey Gilbert and the celebrated Marcel Moyse. He was a freelance orchestral and chamber music player on the London scene for many years and has made several solo recordings, notably on his specialist instrument, the flute d'amour, which he reintroduced in...

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Arnone and McTeer REACT Album Review...

Jan 2, 2017 by

Flutist Francesca Arnone and violinist Mikylah McTeer teamed up to release an innovative and dynamic recording entitled REACT. McTeer and Arnone perform diverse electroacoustic pieces on their first collaborative album REACT, released on Ravello Records. The works on this album successfully demonstrate the range of potential for electroacoustic music to...

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Jan Vinci American FluteScape Album Review...

Jan 2, 2017 by

As the title suggests Jan Vinci’s new CD is a combination of classic 20th century flute compositions as well as several premieres and 21st century works.  This beautiful album introduces us to two new pieces by Vinci’s husband Jazz saxophonist and composer Mark Vinci (Crow’s Nest and TINGsha Bom t-Bom t-Bom) as...

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