In the studio staying cool

It sure is hot here in LA, but I have been spending all of my spare time in lovely air conditioned studios! I started last week in Burbank at Matt Snyder’s studio recording Thirty Solos for the Intermediate Flutist published by Last Resort Music. Daniel Kelley did all of the arrangements and he is playing […]

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Daily Tone Practice

Practicing tone or long tones should be an integral part of daily practice.  So how do you keep yourself engaged day after day playing long tones?   I have five different types of exercises that I use to keep variety in my practicing. The first book I use is Marcel Moyse’s De La Sonorite published by […]

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Season Wrap

Here we are again in summer and the orchestras have wrapped up their seasons.  The Long Beach Symphony bid farewell to Maestro Dimecke with a wonderful Rachmninov concert.  The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra finished with an amazing performance of Beethoven 3 and Stockton Symphony concluded the season with William Tell and Shostakovich 9.  What a […]

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