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flute intonation

5 Ways To Improve Flute Intonation

Many newer students to the flute get flustered by tones that drift from the ideal pitch. In truth the mechanics of producing a specific note by blowing through the flute are quite complex. Off key-notes …

How The Flute Got Hip: Six Great Jazz Flutists

Traditionally, the flute was not used by jazz ensembles simply because it couldn’t produce enough sound. Prior to electronic amplification, any flutist would have struggled to be heard over the bellowing brass and wailing woodwind …