how do you clean your flute

How to clean your flute!

This is one of the most important things to learn when you first purchase or rent your instrument and to be honest it is not discussed enough! So here we go, how do you clean your flute? I think what many people don’t realise is that even though this instrument is made of metal; it can … Read more

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How to upgrade your flute

This is a common question I am often asked by my students. Deciding on the right time to upgrade has a few different factors. There are many things to consider before deciding to upgrade your instrument. It is important, particularly as an upgrade can be expensive, to avoid simply thinking ‘I want a new flute!’ So … Read more

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What beginner flute should I look out for?

It is very tricky for teachers and students when it comes to recommending an ideal beginner flute. The market is flooded with substandard flutes and you seem to be able to purchase them everywhere. However, not every flute is made equal and a lot of frustration can be prevented if a student purchases a decent … Read more