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

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