Flute Talk

Articles January 2018

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Interview:
Finding Success on Piccolo, A Conversation with Erica Peel
“The piccolo and I have had an interesting relationship. It was definitely not my first love, or any kind of love at all, until later in my career. I considered myself a flutist first and thought the piccolo was an evil instrument that caused me, and the people who listened to me, pain. I distinctly remember one of my early flute teachers advising me that proficiency on the piccolo is often what clinches the job. That did not sink in until much later in life, but I never forgot it!”
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Advice for Students:
Proper Etiquette in the Flute World
“As a substitute player, do not play orchestral excerpts on stage as a warm up in order to show off your skills. Warm up respectfully and only on the music you will be playing with that orchestra.”
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The Teacher's Studio:
Simple Scales
“I realized that playing all of the scales requires knowing only 12 tetrachords and then combining two to make a scale. This was so simple that it could be understood by even the most novice flutist.”
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Personal Perspective:
Laying the Groundwork for Artistic Expression
“For me, the highest form of artistic expression is connecting with others and making an emotional impact. Part of my practice time is spent researching and preparing how to do this.”
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Feature:
Performance Anxiety
A look at the current understanding of causes and remedies for musical performance anxiety plus musicians share their experiences and methods of coping with this common problem.
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Ask the Pro:
Starting a Flute Choir
If you have a question you would like answered, email us at [email protected] magazine.com
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An Extra Hour:
An Extra Hour
What would you do with one extra hour of practice time each day?
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Obituary:
Bernard Z. Goldberg (1923-2017)

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