Put 4000 flute players in the same venue for flute fun, masterclasses, showcases and concerts and you will find 4000 'Happy Flutists'.
This espisode of 'Talking Flutes Extra' was recorded at the National Flute Asscoiation Convention held at Salt Lake City August 1-4 2019.
With Jean-Paul in Japan, Clare on vacation, the podcast recording duties were handed over to the lovely Dr Eftihiav Arkoudis, flute player and member of the Beta Flute Quartet to give you a feeling of what goes on at this wonderful annual event by interviewing some of the wondeful flute players performing and also recording some of their fabulous peformances.
Next week, Clare returns from her summer vacation and looks at ansering some of the many questions which have been sent in by the listeners.
'Talking Flutes' and 'Talking Flutes Extra' are podcast recordings by the Trevor James Flute Company. For more information www.trevorjamesflutes.com
When a flutists eyebrows have a mind of their own!
Why flute players shouldn't forget their toothbrush!
"Tell a story and don't just play the dots"
You've got to fall in love otherwise walk away!
Morph suit, Zoom Tube, YouTube!
Rain, seagulls and using cows to promote your flute recital!
Favourite flute podcasts and having a swim in the sea
Tension is the enemy of the flute player!
it's never too late to take the flute seriously!
Mindfulness for the flute player
"Yeh you can Beatbox on the flute too!"
Recharging you batteries during the summer!
"Hey man...why call me at 4 a.m. to talk flutes?!!!"
Learning to play without fear!
Circular breathing and 'Googling' your own name to remember your social media!
Flute aerobics - we all need to do our exercises!!
The world's busiest flute player with three passports!
Exploring the Suite Antique by John Rutter
The importance of understanding 'Between the Beats'
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