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General index of all Jen's blog posts
 with the  most recent (2017-) at top:
  1. Piccolo videos Fantastico
  2. Michael Cox Masterclass & Q&A (free)
  3. Getting Back in Shape (after years away)
  4. Summer Practise Motivation (podcast)
  5. William Bennett teaching (video)
  6. Julien Beaudiment - Flutist
  7. Free stay-at-home Excercises by Edmund-Davies
  8. Jen talks about flute philosophy (mp3 audio)
  9. Free Flutetalk Articles May 2020
  10. How to Convert a Wav File to an mp3 using Audacity
  11. deep contemplation of a life spent fluting
  12. Micromovements in Rampal's Embouchure
  13. Film about Classical Stagefright
  14. Teaching Flute Online 3 Ways
  15. Musical Togetherness (collaborative videos)
  16. Peace, Calm, Hope (Covid message)
  17. Do You Really Need a Conductor?
  18. Tchaikovsky opus 45 fast fingerings
  19. Jolen Harju's practicing videos
  20. Demarre McGill - interviews, playing, teaching
  21. How to Sound Like (famous composer) videos
  22. Finger Height on the Flute
  23. Projecting your sound in an acoustic space
  24. Those crazy virtuostic tempo markings
  25. Britten's Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra fingerings
  26. Podcasts Life as Musicians - Alternative Fingerings free
  27. Dystonia - Keith Underwood - PE Davies Noodles
  28. Speechless- video 12 yr old plays Rodrigo
  29. Comparing multiple thousand dollar flutes
  30. Tchaik Competition & Underwood Classes
  31. Prague Flute Competition videos
  32. Nathan Cole's excellent teaching
  33. First round Nielsen Videos
  34. Lorna McGhee teaches Daphnis et Chloe excerpt
  35. Robert Dick on Breathing for Flutists
  36. How do you know when you're not a prodigy?
  37. Terri Sanchez's good quality flute teaching (videos)
  38. Why Music is like a Cathedral
  39. Vivaldi too early to show piccoloist's real stuff
  40. Bach's bwv 1013 on Baroque Flute - Barile
  41. Quick Tricks for flute playing
  42. Podcasts for the Thinking Flutist
  43. Jen's scale tempi ideas
  44. How to practice for 2-week lessons
  45. How to get ready for a first rehearsal
  46. Bach Sarabande Hilary Hahn
  47. Free Piano Accompaniments
  48. Vitali Chaconne & Fluteloops Audio restore
  49. Davies Free Rabboni Sonata 16
  50. L'Apres Midi; Nine Minutes that Changed the World CBC - CBC Radio Canada podcast
  51. Flutist Parents raise a Violinist - Roger Cole's grandson
  52. Pahud plays Khachaturian Concerto
  53. Spring in your step? - Pahud plays Khachaturian (video)
  54. Ibert Concerto Tremelo Fingerings
  55. Paul Dunkel interview (film)
  56. Slowing the tempo for accompaniment tracks
  57. Happy New Year 2018 - Resmini interview
  58. B-flat fingerings - 24 Sequences Edmund-Davies
  59. Ornaments: Grace Notes, Appogiaturas, Trills, Grupetti
  60. Flute Composer's Historical Timeline
  61. The Flute may be Metal, but you are not
  62. Lorna McGhee teaching Prokofiev & Beethoven
  63. Lea Pearson Webinar on Body Tension Solutions
  64. Kobe International Flute Competition on youtube
  65. Free Sequences from Paul Edmund-Davies
  66. Anchor Tonguing on Flute
  67. Should I roll my wrists to tune?
  68. Kohler's Doll's Waltz - free study guide
  69. Paul Edmund-Davies new teaching videos
  70. Bourikaov - Mariinsky video
  71. Emmanuel Pahud teaching Daphnis (video)
  72. Masterclasses worth seeing and hearing (2 videos)
  73. Victor Morosco Masterclass Video
  74. Free Flute Gigging Sheetmusic
  75. Beginner Questions - Bent C# foot - Difficult high notes
  76. Scherzo from Midsummer Night's Dream
  77. 18 Steps - A "how to" video of classical music (humour)
  78. What do articulation markings mean?
  79. Pressler Masterclass on Piano Trio Playing
  80. High B3 - how to get it to speak
  81. Crown & Cork: Are you twisting your crown?
  82. Starting the piccolo - if you already play flute
  83. Free Flute-Piccolo Dissertations
  84. Susan Hoeppner - How to Prepare for a Recital article
  85. High D (D4) Embouchure Change
  86. Recording Duets Easily on a Zoom - free pdf 800kb easy to read instructions
  87. Being James Galway documentary - full length film on youtube
  88. Jacot to play Sunday 7 am Reineke livestream
  89. Barile plays Khachaturian
  90. How to Get Started on the Flute
  91. Underwood - Embouchure for Doublers especially - video interview with Keith Underwood
  92. Watch Lorna McGhee Teach
  93. Watch Prague 2015 Flute Competition (video) - Four flutists compete in finals
  94. Sonority Warmups from Edmund-Davies
  95. My old flute is dying, do I need a new flute?
  96. Pencil Grips as anti-skid flute wideners
  97. Your Fluteplaying Brain
  98. Interesting conversations with Met Opera flutists
  99. Is one month of lessons enough to assess?
  100. Finger Gym Exercises by Paul Edmund-Davies
  101. Bach Chaconne BWV1004 free flute transcription
  102. Free Pleasures of Pan pdf sheetmusic
  103. Adam Walker Flamenco Etude-Zgraja
  104. Dec 1 - Geneva Competition livestream
  105. Electronic Tuner or Tuning CD?
  106. Amy Porter - Masterclass/Recital online
  107. How to Warm-Up to practice flute
  108. The Nielsen Competition 2014 WATCH online
  109. Video of Butterfly during flute competition
  110. Widmann Suite played by Joshua Smith
  111. How to Organize Your Flute Music
  112. Jen's Feature Interview - Article on Jen Augst 2014
  113. Michael Cox teaches Bizet's Entracte
  114. Neck tension while playing flute
  115. How to clean and repair a flute? Take it to the shop! - expert work is best
  116. Now that is might fine chamber coaching
  117. Post Pahud Live Broadcast
  118. May 24 2014 Livestream Pahud Masterclass etc - Pahud livestream, Met Auditions, Picc. Intonation
  119. Donjon's Offertoire by Garrison - Leonard Garrison teaches Donjon for Intermediate Flutists
  120. Stunning! - Emma Resmini at 13 years of age; flute recital
  121. Jen's Fave Rave Etude List
  122. Thoughtful Performances, Baroque-Romantic
  123. 3. Practising Musical Line - Tartini
  124. Pahud Masterclasses
  125. 2. Musical LIne - Outlining
  126. 1 Understanding Musical Line
  127. Armstrong plays too sharp
  128. The Bane of the Borne We Bear
  129. 30 year old piccolo question
  130. A Powerful Four
  131. And you thought your recital was difficult!
  132. Your mind-set makes a difference
  133. All three B-flats are needed - part 2
  134. Wordless Expression
  135. Orchestral Excerpt preparation
  136. Kummer Trios for free
  137. First Canadian Flute Convention!
  138. Teaching Resources - Pahud, Denk & Sax Lessons
  139. Time charting of Practicing?
  140. Intermediates Ask; Teflon tape, thick lips, flashy pieces
  141. Novice Questions from past three months
  142. Fluters on Scooters? Beauty shared.
  143. Back in town and ready to flute!
  144. Are we flute players all tied in knots?
  145. 3. Drouet, Camus, the Handsome Etude
  146. 2. De-monstering the 'tudes
  147. 1. Monster Etudes! Gak!
  148. Why work on the standard B-flat fingering?
  149. Beginner Questions
  150. Midsummer Inspiration
  151. Rampal's Japanese Melodies sheetmusic
  152. Flutey Multi-Tracking H4N
  153. Historic Flute Recordings
  154. Some beauty must be shared
  155. How do I get faster fingers? (free pdfs)
  156. Why is my tone inconsistent from day to day?
  157. Help I'm 30 cents flat all the time
  158. New Videos, Fave Flutists
  159. Embouchure Questions & Rampal Videos
  160. Part 2. High-Med-Low Longtone Warmups (free pdfs)
  161. Part 1. Low Longtone Warmups (free pdfs)
  162. Easy Posture & Pure Tone
  163. Flute Moves on Chin
  164. Teaching Breathing Easily
  165. The Art of Playing the Flute!!! The Book
  166. The Mistral Fanfare - Lots of Excitement!
  167. The Wiggley Road to Success
  168. Jazzy Dudes - Modes & 7th chord free pdfs
  169. Flute Pedagogy Notes
  170. Piccolo Questions
  171. Creative Scale Practice for Flute Students
  172. Part 3 of Morning Scale Class
  173. Part 2 of Morning Scale Class
  174. James Galway's Morning Scale Class
  175. Musician's Injuries and Self-Trigger Point Therapy
  176. Think summer..think Denk & Robison
  177. Free Breathing Masterclass with Pahud
  178. Bach for Flutists
  179. Denis Bouriakov miracle dude
  180. Flutists can learn so much from Cellists
  181. Handel Errata & Quantz's vertical lines
  182. Whole Tone scales & Dom-Dim Sevenths
  183. Best Flute Trill Charts - free online
  184. 99 Solos and Studies from Australia
  185. Geoffrey Gilbert plays Debussy
  186. Paula Robison plays Vivaldi & Lanier
  187. Pahud Flute Fundamentals video excellent!
  188. Alto & Bass Flute Repertoire List
  189. Even the roll is dicey - flute boardgame
  190. Mathieu Dufour plays Poulenc
  191. Beethoven & Your Brain
  192. New Carnegie-RCM flute syllabus free online
  193. James Galway & Beethoven Serenade op.25
  194. Andersen op. 15 lessons by Paul Edmund Davies
  195. Flute Duets Grade 3-5
  196. Good vs. Great musicianship
  197. E is for Excellence - E is for Etudes
  198. Do I need a new flute? Or is my old one broken?
  199. Tone Experiments for Advanced Flutists
  200. Digitally Ubiquitous - Jen's profile in Flutist Quarterly
  201. Flute Auditions youtube orchestra
  202. Does piccolo fourth octave exist?
  203. More on Moyse
  204. Top Teeth where Upper Lip should be
  205. How to dismiss a teacher
  206. Trios ahoy
  207. Tchaikovsky Tremelo Fingerings
  208. Emma plays Gaubert & Mouquet
  209. Gypsy Style flute repertoire for students
  210. New Vivaldi Flute Concerto
  211. Free Tuning Drones for Flute
  212. Top Flute Orchestral Excerpts on youtube today
  213. Bamboo sound-effects for silver flute
  214. Circle of Fifths to print
  215. Quantz & Galway - same advice three centuries apart
  216. Get excited about music
  217. 4 - Marcel Moyse - Pearls from the Master
  218. 3 - Marcel Moyse - Pearls from the Master
  219. 2 - Marcel Moyse - Pearls from the Master
  220. 1 - Marcel Moyse - Pearls from the Master
  221. Big flute sheetmusic news for flute teachers
  222. Christmas Carols for Flute Trio
  223. Part 3 - 10 Things I wish I'd Known
  224. Part 2 - 10 Things I wish I'd Known
  225. Part 1 - 10 Things I wish I'd known
  226. Fumbling Fingers?
  227. Rave reviews for my Celtic Trios
  228. Eva-Nina Kozmus wins Eurovision with Ibert Concerto
  229. Method books for adult novice
  230. Some beauty just must be shared
  231. Why is my flute always flat?
  232. Opera Arias for flute & mp3 backing tracks
  233. Subtle blending of Pahud in St. Matthew's
  234. new Azumi curved beginner flutes
  235. TMJ & the weight of gold
  236. The Incredible serenity of Timothy Hutchins
  237. Paula Robison videos
  238. Robert Langevin in recital
  239. Tonguing from the throat for four years
  240. Flute Duets - free online sheet music
  241. Bright vs Dark Flute Tone Qualities
  242. LSO on tour blog - Petrouchka's street musicians
  243. Free video Pahud plays Haydn Symphony 92
  244. This blog has moved
  245. Prokofiev Flute Sonata fingerings for high D triplets
  246. Spanish Music for Flute, Harp & Strings
  247. Galway's high register embouchure video
  248. Plugs in open-hole flutes
  249. Wedding Duets for Flutes
  250. Flute Concerti with orchestra, parts, score, piano all-in-one
  251. Pahud new Opera CD
  252. Galway - Embouchure observation
  253. Celtic Flute Trios for sale
  254. Psychology of an orchestral career
  255. Flute for Smarties (Dummies) great!
  256. Bach Chaconne with Bouriakov
  257. 21 year old Adam Walker wins LSO Principal
  258. Altering the Pitch to Play Along with a CD
  259. Flutes at outdoor and beach weddings
  260. High C fingerings & Mahler's 5th Symphony
  261. Marcel Moyse's embouchure instructions
  262. Chaminade too challenging for Honor Band audition?
  263. How to learn Etudes
  264. Just one flute lesson?
  265. The Adult Beginner - Is it all about Talent?
  266. Klickstein's book about practicing
  267. Teachers playing along with students?
  268. The frowning piccoloist
  269. The leadership style of great conductors
  270. Debost, locking pinky, and fan mail
  271. Beautiful Telemann by Il Giardino Armonico
  272. Bach Mobius Canon
  273. James Galway's Callouses
  274. Moyse plays Mozart D Major in 1930
  275. The Savvy Musician
  276. Videos of Flutist's Body Mapping
  277. Robert D. on Throat Tuning
  278. All you have to do is LISTEN - Rob Kapilow on CBC podcast
  279. Videos of Flute Teaching 'How tos' restored
  280. Bobby McFerrin scale demonstration video
  281. Galway on Moyse, Nagahara flutes etc.
  282. Cat Piano Concerto creativity factor
  283. Plainsong performed by Robert Aitken
  284. Peter & Wolf fingerings
  285. Just for Fun - Carnival of page turns
  286. Voliere or Aviary by Saint-Saens
  287. Mastery; by George Leonard
  288. Beginner resting flute on shoulder?
  289. Embouchure, Smilin' Juttin' and Jivin'
  290. Il flauto traverso by Gianni Lazzari
  291. Jaw motion for flute - Is your jaw jutting too much?
  292. Documentary - Trout Quintet - Watching Musicians at Work
  293. The Smile Embouchure & why it doesn't work
  294. Lorna McGhee teaching in a recent flute masterclass
  295. L'Apres Midi with Lorna McGhee & London Symphony
  296. How soon to introduce singing while playing?
  297. Slashes through note stems?
  298. Best right thumb position on the flute?
  299. Memorization, Metronome Tricks & Practice Tips
  300. Prokofiev Classical re-write for flute & piccolo
  301. Bouriakov plays Mendelssohn Violin Concerto E Minor
  302. Stagefright Cures - reimaging the outcome
  303. Paula Robison Vivaldi & Godard films from 1978
  304. over-working your practising? Try Underwood....
  305. How to repair a flute
  306. Can you buy a good quality pink flute?
  307. Thumbport left hand index finger support
  308. Can flute scales be more interesting to work on?
  309. Listen to flute CD by April Clayton
  310. Gustavo Dudamel and the Teresa Carre?o Youth Orchestra
  311. Rampal & Baker , Doppler Andante & Rondo
  312. James Galway Undine, Taffanel, Prokofiev Sonata on youtube
  313. Srul Irving Glick Sonata for Flute & Piano
  314. Get re-excited about really listening to music
  315. Marais to soothe the ancient ears
  316. Blast from the past; flute music from the '70s
  317. Defying gravity - flute keys that tilt backward
  318. Performing in a hall full of echoes
  319. Karen Smithson's valuable flute method books
  320. Adult re-starting flute on a budget
  321. How to tune a flute quartet or flute ensemble
  322. In the search box, question on how to get high B
  323. What are some good flute pieces?
  324. Historical timeline for choosing Flute Repertoire
  325. 8 year old Emma's Recital
  326. What does practising look like?
  327. Tromlitz flute book online
  328. Debost's Simple Flute from A to Z online at google books
  329. Baxtresser articles; great resource
  330. Incredible flute inventions for the 21st century
  331. Isabelle Chapuis Starr interview
  332. Flexible Flute Embouchure; letter from a happy flutist
  333. Excellent Christmas Duet Book by Vance
  334. Part 2 of Tone, Technique, & Releasing unecessary flute tensions....
  335. Tone, Technique, & Releasing unecessary flute tensions....
  336. James Galway's Paris Recital on mp3
  337. De Falla Seven Spanish Songs video
  338. Linda Chatterton radio interview & performance
  339. Syrinx & Marais Folies to hear online (free)
  340. Music Theory for Flutists
  341. Beginner & Novice level Studies or Etudes for Flute
  342. Books of interest
  343. Playalong Flute CDs & sheetmusic books with CD for flute
  344. Alexander Technique videos for flute players
  345. John Rush flute listening
  346. Practical advice on flutist's balance & flexibility
  347. Galway talks about flute arm pain
  348. Prodigies & regular humans
  349. Flute tapers, fade-outs, diminuendos, note endings, soft-endings
  350. How to stand using a music stand
  351. The articulation "Ah HA!" discovery
  352. Widor Suite played by James Galway
  353. Flute Scales Flute Scales Flute Scales Whoooeeee!
  354. Will-o'-the-wisps in a musical performance
  355. Galway on Moyse Sonorite
  356. Stretching & loosening exercises for the flutist
  357. How to Clean a Flute
  358. Fletcher Flute Acoustics Article from 1974
  359. Flute Business Portfolio creation
  360. Now THIS is great teaching!
  361. Some of my favourite things...Argerich playing Prokofiev
  362. The Norman Lebrecht interviews on BBC3
  363. The Flute & the Jaw Bone
  364. Questions from beginner flute players
  365. How to tune a flute
  366. headjoint cork affects tone & tuning
  367. Updating the RCM Flute Syllabus
  368. Ode to Joy with metronome
  369. Truly moving an audience - fantasy& gnocchi
  370. Performing music with Authority or Authenticity?
  371. Benjamin Zander film 'Everybody really does love Classical Music'
  372. More practising motivation tips for flute
  373. How to get back into flute after a hiatus
  374. How to Really Bomb a Masterclass
  375. Sewing flute case covers
  376. Soul satisfying summer flute practising
  377. The Triangle of Flute Skills
  378. Skills for advanced flute students
  379. Flute Care for beginners
  380. Hand & Arm Strain, and Flute Headjoint Alignment
  381. Free Mozart & Scarlatti flute duet sheetmusic
  382. Jen performs Piazzolla Histoire du Tango 1 & 2
  383. Jen performs Piazzolla Histoire du Tango 3 & 4
  384. Jen performs Ravel & Ibert
  385. Jen plays Glick Sonata 1st mvmt
  386. free flute scale piano accompaniments
  387. Flute tone videos on Youtube helped!
  388. National Youth Orchestra
  389. Double Tonguing on Flute
  390. Pain in practise, not in performance
  391. Fluteloops 10 radio show with James Boyk
  392. Flute Fingering Chart for free
  393. Bezaly plays Lindberg Concerto, free tracks
  394. Flute Recitals listings of Fenwick Smith
  395. The Art of Possibility by Zander
  396. flute fingering chart to fill in with new fingerings
  397. Winter Music for Free
  398. Moyse Flute tone advice
  399. Teaching Tone videos 2 & 3
  400. Teaching Tone video no. 1
  401. What's the deal with LONGTONES?
  402. links to other flute technique free pdfs & mp3s
  403. Free major-minor scales with harp harmony
  404. Piccolo exercises online
  405. Outstanding new Galway teaching videos
  406. Free groovy flute beginner & novice music
  407. A Day in the life of a University Flute Major
  408. Skill Levels for Incoming College Flute Majors
  409. Alexandra Grot video
  410. Martin Ballade by McGarr on YouTube
  411. Seeing again; McGhee CDs; Wye NFA; lip trembling
  412. Flute Pitch Naming
  413. Fab free flute concert online - Hutchins, Hoeppner etc.
  414. Denis Bouriakov might just blow your tiny mind!
  415. When I play all-tongued, I thpit too much
  416. Playing the flute in tune
  417. Expanding Intervals Warmup
  418. Scalegame playalong mp3 to download
  419. The Secrets of Playing in an Orchestra
  420. Playing with tone colours
  421. Centering the embouchure in a grade 7 student
  422. Fluteloops Radio Show No. 9
  423. Military posture or parallelism
  424. Flute Quality & Longevity when buying
  425. Piano mp3 accompaniment tracks
  426. Gilbert on Facility vs. Technique
  427. Flute Trills & how to read and play them
  428. How to Market Your Music CD
  429. Jazzy flute choir pieces with percussion?
  430. The Top Ten Reasons to Take Flute Lessons
  431. The misuse of a single middle finger and what it means to me... :>)
  432. Fluteloops Number Eight!! :>)
  433. Mozart Andante in C - What grade is that?
  434. Trouble getting started with today's practicing?
  435. Flute Rockin' wid' Rockstro
  436. Feeling Awareness & freeing tension
  437. Galway's Texas Masterclass 2007 on video
  438. Using the Mirror for Flute Tone Development
  439. James Galway at 50 now on YouTube
  440. Part Two video on Embouchure Flexibility
  441. New Video on Embouchure Flexibility
  442. Muscle soreness at exam time
  443. On grading musical magnificence
  444. Flute Lessons after a debilitating illness
  445. Professional Flute Performance Videos Online
  446. Why are flute discussion groups like Cartalk?
  447. Testing a New Flute on Trial
  448. Why some flute brands and not others?
  449. Tricky Trills
  450. Technical skill flute books
  451. Video on great flute books for articulation practice
  452. Teaching hand placement for the novice band-flutist
  453. Teaching headjoint-only & "Right Hand on the Barrel"
  454. Question about teaching a 12 yr. old beginner flutist
  455. Videos on flute cleaning & marking
  456. Flute Assembly Video on Youtube
  457. Quiet, quick, full breaths on flute
  458. James Galway's latest teaching mp3 EXCELLENT!
  459. Stagefright Interview Fluteloops shows 6 & 7
  460. Fluteloops 3, 4 & 5 on Stagefright Cures!!
  461. Sunday music that's beautiful on a sunny day
  462. James Galway Inteview on Fluteloops no. 2
  463. New Fluteloops Radio Show
  464. Baxtresser's best advice
  465. Band Director's Handout for Flutists
  466. Starting flute teaching
  467. Flute students dealing with braces
  468. Stagefright Cures
  469. Misfingerings common in band flutists
  470. Adult Re-Beginner Flutists
  471. How to learn flute scales
  472. Technique Duets for Spicing up Flute Lessons
  473. Spicing up your Flute Teaching
  474. Footjoint alignment - Easing the pinky's reach
  475. Throat noises while playing flute
  476. Last gig of the season
  477. New Home for my Website
  478. Buzzing Bees & Sharon Bezaly
  479. Are there any "how to teach flute" books?
  480. Getting a professional sounding flute TONE
  481. how to speed up the piece "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"

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