Searching for a perfect gift for a flute/piccolo player in your life? We’ve identified 12 gifts that will be sure to tickle his or her fancy:
Online lessons with virtuoso Jeffrey Khaner
Whether or not your flute player has a teacher, he or she may benefit from a new perspective – particularly from a renowned player as Jeffrey Khaner
, who is currently principal flue in the Philadelphia Orchestra..
The Big Book of Disney Songs
Playing the flute can be difficult, but it should also be fun. What can be more exciting than playing The Little Mermaid or Aladdin? Selections from this and dozens of other classic Disney tunes are printed here for a flute player’s enjoyment.
Johann Joachim Quantz (1697-1773) grew up the son of a blacksmith but turned his attention to music, becoming accomplished across a variety of instruments – especially flute. If you’re interested in what it was like playing in the time of Mozart and Haydn, want to understand musical interpretation of the day, and want tips on breathing and performing from one of the original flute masters, this is for you.
This understated necklace goes great with concert attire or an everyday outfit. Your flute player will adore it!
One of the greatest flute players of our time, James Galway
shows off his incredible energy and artistry on this CD – but what we like most are the unique song choices that aren’t often found on standard flute CDs. Introduce a flute player to something he or she hasn’t heard already.
Don’t be boring with the typical black flute case. Have some fun with this blue polka dot theme. You might start a trend and find fellow band mates jumping on the cool case wagon. Except perhaps the oboe player
For anyone who loves cute penguins this shirt is a must. But add a flute? Your flute player will be wearing this all around town. It comes in 16 colors.
Your flute player will be delighted by these yummy chocolate “flutes,” but don’t ask him or her to try and play one. It will be gobbled up too quickly.
Put it on the back of the car, on a laptop or on the flute case. You’ll never forget about the flute.
Don’t let a flute fall apart. Make sure your flute player has the goods she needs to keep the instrument in tip top shape. We recommend a kit from Herco that includes tone hole cleaner, polishing gauze, pad papers and polish cloth — and importantly a how to guide for newbies.
Playing flute live is fun, but recording can bring a whole new dimension to playing. Help your flute player get into the recording game with a microphone that clips easily on to the instrument. This can also be helpful for creating audition tapes.
Have an unusually large budget for this flute player? For $15k, you can treat a flute player to this rare contrabass flute
instrument that may also double as a museum piece. She’ll never forget you with this one-of-a-kind gift.
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