Flute Embouchure Myths and Resources

Young flutists that are surrounded non-flutists or are self-taught can develop a wide range of bad habits that take years to unlearn. There are common myths that are just taken as fact by band directors when recruiting or coaching young flute players. In this article, I’ll be clarifying what/if there is any true to theseContinue reading “Flute Embouchure Myths and Resources”

Storage – keeping flutes safe year round (including summer break)

When I was in high school we had the ‘drum closet’. The ‘drum closet’ was a blackhole where the percussionists liked to hide, but it was also a house for outdated marching band uniform ruins, the marching percussion equipment, and the district’s unused loaner instruments. The ‘drum closet’ was a treasure trove of unused instruments,Continue reading “Storage – keeping flutes safe year round (including summer break)”