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 help on the flute
Author: shadow1 
Date:   2014-03-24 10:49

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 Re: help on the flute
Author: Merlin_Williams 
Date:   2014-03-25 01:10

What you need is a flute teacher. Took me way too many years to figure that one out.

Jupiter Canada Artist/Clinician
Stratford Shakespeare Festival musician
Woodwind Doubling Channel Creator on YouTube

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 Re: help on the flute
Author: concertmaster3 
Date:   2014-03-24 22:06

Work with a dedicated teacher on embouchure development (on each instrument). That will truly quicken the time it takes to develop the embouchure correctly.

I teacher who specializes in that instrument would be ideal. If your teacher is a doubler, make sure that they have had some professional or collegiate training on that instrument, not just "I picked it up and started playing it." There are few doublers that I would trust with embouchure development of a secondary instrument, but the ones I would trust have higher degrees in Multiple Woodwinds.

Ron Ford
Woodwind Specialist

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 Re: help on the flute
Author: shadow1 
Date:   2014-03-25 04:20


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