Thomas's Flute Lessons

May 3, 2022

Assignments                                                                                      

Watch these videos to review the best ways to use our lips for the BEST response and tone - view these in FULL SCREEN MODE so you can really see all the important details I'm showing:

Bántai/Kovács - practice these exercises in triple meter along with the appropriate tempo from the tracks below - #14 is OK at 80bpm; work up to 90-100bpm
                                 #19 is OK at 90bpm; work it up to 120pbm
                                 #25, 26, 27, 28, and 29 - work these up in 
Latin Jazz and Bossa Nova Tunes:
Practice Little Suede Shoes along with the first track (me playing along) to get the articulations and style, then practice with the second track (which is just accompaniment):
My Little Suede Shoes in Eb (fl+backing track)
00:00 / 01:53
My Little Suede Shoes backing track Eb
00:00 / 04:40
Wave in D (fl+backing)
00:00 / 01:31
Girl From Ipanema in F (fl+backing)
00:00 / 01:23
Irish Tunes:
Chameleon:
Chameleon Play Along in F Concert - 120bpm
00:00 / 04:19
Chameleon Play Along in F Concert - 90bpm
00:00 / 05:45