jackson's Flute Lessons

Sept 12, 2022

Excellent to see you today, Jackson!!

Assignments                                                                                    

 LINK to the duet page

- Go to the duet page and practice the Feng Yang Drum Song -  pay special attention to the rhythms and also try to figure out how to get the low notes to be very focussed and strong.

- Figure out where we left off in your Suzuki book 

- Let's pick up this for next lesson: 

You can continue with any of these as you wish:

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):