Episode 88

Flute 360 | Episode 88: “Dalcroze Eurhythmics & Integrative Education with Weronika Balewski” (33:37) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Weronika who is a flutist and an educator who incorporates the Dalcroze method into her teaching. By incorporating movement, within our bodies, we as musicians can help internalize the music. As a result, we can [...]

Episode 87

Flute 360 | Episode 87: “Dalcroze Eurhythmics and Integrative Education with Emma Shubin ” (54:11)  In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Emma Shubin about the Dalcroze method and integrative studies. The ladies talk about how incorporating movement, within our performances, can help our musical intentions to be more free and expressive through the flute. [...]

Episode 86

Flute 360 | Episode 86: “An Interview with Hilary Abigana” (1:06:40) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Hilary Abigana who is a Powell Artist and the flutist of The Fourth Wall Ensemble. Hilary talks about the inspiration behind The Fourth Wall, the creative process, and some tips for traveling musicians! Listen until the end to [...]

Episode 85

Flute 360 | Episode 85: “An Interview with Viviana Cumplido Wilson” (1:00:41) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Viviana Cumplido Wilson who is a Powell Artist and the Principal Flutist of the Phoenix Symphony. Viviana and Heidi talk about the orchestral audition process, overcoming low points in musical careers, community service, and triathlons! Check out [...]

Episode 84

Flute 360 | Episode 84: “An Interview with Rachel Baker” (26:22) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Rachel Baker who is the flute technician through the Powell Flute’s Company! The ladies discuss flute maintenance and repair. Also, Rachel answers your social media questions! Check out last week’s episode (E83) for more information on a technician’s [...]

Episode 83

Flute 360 | Episode 83: “An Interview with Rachel Baker” (21:43) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Rachel Baker who is the flute technician through the Powell Flute's Company! The ladies discuss Rachel’s career, how someone can become an instrument technician themselves, and much more! Check out next week’s episode (E84) where the conversation continues [...]

Episode 82

Flute 360 | Episode 82: “The Evolution of the Flute with Robert Dick – Video” (1:16:03) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Robert Dick about the evolution of the flute. They discuss Robert’s Glissando Headjoint and 20th and 21st-century compositions. Check out the other episodes that are apart of Series 17, which include E79, E80, and [...]

Episode 81

Flute 360 | Episode 81: “The Benefits of Extended Techniques with Robert Dick – Video” (1:23:45) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Robert Dick about the benefits of using extended techniques while practicing the flute! Robert demonstrates a wide variety of extended techniques utilizing the standard flute repertoire. Check out today’s episode to hear all [...]

Episode 80

Flute 360 | Episode 80: “The Fundamentals of Extended Techniques with Robert Dick, Part 2 – Video” (1:16:22) Today’s episode is a continuation from Episode 79 where Robert Dick extends his discussion on the fundamentals of extended techniques. He talks in great detail about flutter tonguing, whisper/whistle tones, and much more! We hope you enjoy [...]

Episode 79

Flute 360 | Episode 79: “The Fundamentals of Extended Techniques with Robert Dick, Part I – Audio Portion” (1:04:04) In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Robert Dick on the fundamentals of extended techniques. Mr. Dick goes through the following extended techniques in great detail, including throat tuning and harmonics. Also, make sure to check out [...]