Episode 104

Flute 360 | Episode 104: “An Interview with Heili Rosin” (29:46)

In today’s episode, Heidi talks with Heili Rosin who is the Winner of the 2018 NFA Young Artist Piccolo Competition (U.S.A.). Currently, she spends her time performing as a soloist and as guest principal piccoloist in several German orchestras. Finally, Heili will be one of the guest artists at the Finnish Tampere Flute Festival on Aril 25-26, 2020!

Episode 104 – Main Points:

  • 0:25– Gold Sponsor: Carolyn Nussbaum Music Company
  • 1:37 – Welcome & Introduction!
  • 2:11 – Munich, Germany
  • 3:00 – Travel
  • 3:48 – Zurich, Switzerland
  • 4:00 – Heili’s Bio
  • 5:19 – Heili is a guest artist at the Tampere Flute Fest, April 2020!
  • 5:28 – Beatriz Macías, flutist
  • 6:00 – Mexico
  • 6:53 – Question: How do you segue between being an adjudicator, clinician, and recitalist at a flute festival?
  • 7:10 – Heili’s Answer
  • 8:00 – Finnish Sauna
  • 8:52 – Finnish and Estonian Languages
  • 9:35 – Heidi’s comments on Heili’s answer.
  • 9:55 – Heili continues with her answer.
  • 10:51 – Question: What advice do you have for the students who attend a flute festival as a competitor, masterclass performer, or as an attendee?
  • 11:04 – Heili’s Answer
  • 12:15 – NFA’s San Diego Flute Convention
  • 12:27 – Erica Peel, flutist & piccolo player
  • 14:40 – Question: Can you share with us your mindset, preparation, and advice that you have for flutists who are preparing for a competition?
  • 15:07 – Heili’s Answer
  • 15:40 – “Life is busy when you are making other plans.” – Quote
  • 17:40 – Heidi’s Takeaways
  • 17:56 – Stay active through physical exercise!
  • 19:29 – Question: Any other resources that you utilize to help with your practicing and, or performing?
  • 19:54 – Heili’s Answer
  • 20:10 – Podcast: The Mind Over Finger Podcast
  • 20:23 – Podcast: Caffeine for the Soul with Michael Neill
  • 23:10 – Question: Any last sentiments that you’d like to share?
  • 23:17 – Heili’s Answer
  • 28:15 – Conclusion & Wrap-Up!
  • 28:34 – Bronze Sponsor: J&K Productions

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