Making the Most of Ligatures

Do you make the most of your ligatures? Do you use more than one? I am not an equipment hound but have collected a variety of them over the years. Generally, I find something I like and stick with it…


Boot Camp for the Woodwind Embouchure *

I’ve got a theater gig coming up, so I’ve been getting my flute chops back to top shape. I am also getting over a hand injury that caused me to not play for nearly 8 weeks. As a woodwind specialist…



I just recently played for an awards show (think the Tonys but for high schools) and Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory did a video tribute to one of his former drama teachers. He passed along advice that this teacher…

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