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jackson's Flute Lessons

January 9, 2023

Assignments                                                                                    

 Hi Jackson!

Your right thumb/pointer finger are looking better these days - keep trying to remember that your finger TIP belongs on the flute key and that just a little thumb underneath is best.

LINK to duet page

Review of flat keys:

 

- Bantai-Kovacs exercises #29-30, #33, and #41

SUBDIVIDE THE EIGHTH NOTES

Put all of these with the metronome.

- These scale sheets: 

LINK to Wintry Music: White Christmas in G variations

Irish Tunes: listen to the recordings and also use your own ideas to embellish these melodies-
Church Street Polka in G
00:00 / 01:28
Church Street Polka (Chieftains)
00:00 / 01:06
Try to play these hornpipes along with this bodhran - remember to go to the settings wheel to slow down the tempo:
Watch this video about how important it is to move your lips forward to get high notes (remember to select FULL SCREEN so you can really see what I'm doing):
This is the video I mentioned where I show you exactly what is the "wet" part of our lips - (remember to select FULL SCREEN so you can really see what I'm doing):
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