Tue, Aug 23|
Movement Insights Studio
Part 2 -Learn to Play Native American Style Flute
Have fun while learning this beautiful and easy instrument. This 2-part workshop will take you from the very basics of fingerings and breathing to creating your own melodies in no time.
Time & Location
Aug 23, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Movement Insights Studio, 100 Saratoga Village Blvd, Suite #10 Malta, NY 12020, USA
About the Event
Native American style flute workshop.
Learn this beautiful and easy instrument in a judgement-free and fun environment.
What you will learn:
- Breathing, sound production and basic fingerings
- How to hold the fulte comfortably
- Techniques to improvise your own songs and melodies
- Basic rhythms and counting
- Playing with others
- How to have fun making music
What you will not learn:
- How to read music - no need
- That there is a right and wrong way in music
- That music is hard
- That you should have stayed home
Registration includes 2 evening sessions, 50 page student guide and an A minor flute that is yours to keep.
Enrollment has been limited to 6 adult students to ensure that participants get the most out of this workshop. It usually sells out so register early!
Susan Schuster is a published composer and arranger of music for the Native American flute and is an active member of the World Flute Society. The songs of the Shaker communities of New York and Massachusetts inspired her latest book Music of the Shakers, and she is currently working on an original suite for Native American flute and a collaborative effort with Grammy Award winner Mary Youngblood is planned for next year. Susan is excited to be bringing her flute workshop to the Saratoga area.