Every new and returning student needs some basic school supplies. But music majors need a few unique gadgets as well.
Whether you’re a freshman or a graduate student, you need to prepare for the semester. If you’re going shopping for school supplies, consider a few things on this list. Continue reading “School Supplies for Music Majors”
Beginner flute books are everywhere, and it can be hard to choose the one that’s right for you or your student. If you want to start learning the flute, you need the best beginner flute book you can get.
Consider these options, and don’t hesitate to comment below with any questions! Continue reading “Best Beginner Flute Books”
The flute is an amazing instrument, but it can be hard to start playing. if you want to learn how to play flute, you should start with the basics.
You don’t have to know a ton about music theory, but it will take some practice at the beginning. The flute is a woodwind, so you have to breathe into a hole to produce a sound. Continue reading “How to Play Flute: Assembly + First Notes”
For a lot of musicians, auditions are terrifying. You feel like you have to play your flute music flawlessly to get the job or position that you want.
If you have to prepare a solo piece for an upcoming audition, you should study and play it to the best of your ability. It doesn’t have to be flawless, but it should showcase you as a player. Continue reading “How to Prepare Flute Music for Auditions”
Every musician will go through it eventually. Auditions can involve a lot of emotions and a lot of music, including orchestral excerpts.
If you have an upcoming audition, you may need to study some orchestral music. Even if you don’t plan on joining an orchestra, knowing some popular excerpts can help you with your overall audition. Continue reading “How to Prepare Orchestral Excerpts for Auditions”