What I Wish I Knew: The progression of flutes I’ve played up to college

With back-to-school season in full swing a lot of companies offer these savings and deals to entice families to buy new instruments. The factors that go into making that large purchase are vast – budget, stock, knowledge, trialing, repairs, etc. For each flute I mention, (whether or not it’s still in production) I’ll provide theContinue reading “What I Wish I Knew: The progression of flutes I’ve played up to college”

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 The ‘drum closet’ was a blackhole where the percussionists liked to hide, but it was also a house for outdated marching band uniform ruins, the marching percussion equipment, and the district’s unused loaner instruments.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)”