Sheet Music Review: Alison Young...

Oct 1, 2017 by

A Little Tango in Her Blood is a new collection of songs for flute and piano arranged and edited by Alison Young.  As the title and its subtitle "Music from Argentina" suggest, this is a collection of tango songs including some of the lesser known (in the United States) pieces...

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Royal Conservatory Music Development Program...

Jan 2, 2016 by

One day a big cardboard box arrived at my home, and when I opened it up I found a lot of flute music!!!  It was a sample copy of the Royal Conservatory Music Development Program, a comprehensive, effectively-sequenced course from beginner to advanced levels for developing flute students. Here’s...

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The Lyric Flutist: Sheet Music Review...

Sep 1, 2015 by

Wingert Jones Publications has just released this new collection of arrangements by composer Todd Harris. They are artful “Re-imaginations” of eight iconic pieces from the classical repertory. For example Harris has named his version of “The Swan” by Camille Saint-Saens “Swans Swimming” with a subtitle “Pas de Deux”-other composers...

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The Flute Boot Camp Manual: Book Review...

Aug 1, 2015 by

For the last 20 years concert artist and clinician Tracy Harris has been holding "Flute Boot" with hundreds of school band and wind ensemble sections all over the country. Over these years she has learned that many band flute program members do not have the access to the private...

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Art of Beatboxing: Sheet Music Review...

Dec 2, 2014 by

Art of Beatboxing by Brandy Hudelson is a comprehensive manual for designed for the beginning beatboxer. The manual includes a brief history of beatboxing and vocal percussion. Each specific technique is described and notated which can be easily followed and understood. There is an improvisation guide which includes three...

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Carl Dimow: Sheet Music Review

Jun 7, 2014 by

Carl Dimow's "Klezmer Suite for Flute/Bass Flute and Guitar" is a wonderful work for flute and guitar. The movements are delightful, whimsical, and lyrical. The 4 movements include a range of Klezmer/Middle Eastern flavored rhythmic patterns which can also be performed individually. This is a fabulous find for those...

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