3 Tips for Intermediate Flute Players to Take it Up a Notch

  Let’s take our flute-playing up a notch today! Once we decide we’re not a beginner anymore, there are some things we need to think about often. Flute players are super in the fact that they are all super-try-ers. What I mean by this is that we seem to never be satisfied with the level…

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How To Play The Flute More In Tune Part 2

  If you read the “How To Play The Flute More In Tune” article you learned about tuning by yourself to an A and how to tell if you need to roll or pull in or out. If you haven’t read that one, go back and read it (http://intermediateflutelessons.com/how-to-play-the-flute-more-in-tune/) 🙂 It’s full of information that…

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Thoughts on Advancing from a Flute Graduate

I started playing the flute when I was 10 years old. I wanted to play Beethoven and all the fancy songs in movies. I didn’t like the fact that I had to learn beginner stuff. Learning the beginner stuff was frustrating for me! I remember going into my music class that same year trying to…

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How To Play The Flute More In Tune

Playing the flute on tune is getting to be more and more important as you grow and learn music. There are many different scenarios that can arise being a flutist and we must learn how to play in tune! I hope that I can help you in this article. Please keep in mind that all…

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Student Flutes vs Intermediate Flutes

“Do I need an Intermediate Flute?”  I receive this email a lot from students who are feeling like they have moved “officially” into the Intermediate Level. Here is the information you are looking for: Honestly, I have many, many students who move from novice all the way through the beginner level and well into the…

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How To Play Better High Notes On The Flute

You’ve come to the right place.  I’ll get right to it. When playing high notes on a flute, you first have to be committed to playing them! It’s very similar to an athlete going over the pole vault bar. It just wouldn’t work to give half-an-effort. Like the athlete, flutists fall short of the goal, have fuzzy…

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