Eanna Ni Lamhna: "Every day you should say, “I didn’t know that.” It keeps your brain going" – Irish examiner | Start Classified

Eanna Ni Lamhna: "Every day you should say, "I didn't know that."  It keeps your brain going" - Irish examiner

Every second Tuesday late afternoon, Éanna Ní Lamhna retreats to her bedroom for her half-hour online flute lesson with Caitriona Ryan, Principal Flute of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. The naturalist and broadcaster has accepted a challenge set by Music Network to learn to play a musical instrument, get sponsorship from friends and family and … Read more

App State’s Community Music School makes music accessible to all ages; Registration for jumping group classes open until February 5th – High Country Press | Start Classified

App State's Community Music School makes music accessible to all ages;  Registration for jumping group classes open until February 5th - High Country Press

The Appalachian Youth Chorale at the Community Music School pictured during a rehearsal in January 2020. Photo courtesy of the Community Music School By Harley Nefe The Community Music School at Appalachian State University is a nonprofit organization that proudly serves Boone and the surrounding community by making the musical arts accessible to people of … Read more

Difficulties, ways to reschedule classes online – VOA Learn English | Start Classified

Difficulties, ways to reschedule classes online - VOA Learn English

As schools close due to the coronavirus outbreak, educators in specialized subjects are grappling with the difficulty of moving their classes online. College classes in the sciences and arts often use lab work, performance, or even travel to teach students important lessons. Some of these classes require special equipment or the ability to gather in … Read more

Neptune Flute Player Can Teach You Sweet Music For A Lifetime – Asbury Park Press | Start Classified

Marjorie Koharski, a longtime professional flautist who gives private flute lessons to people of all ages and skill levels and also performs with several musical trios and duos, performs at her home in Neptune, NJ on Monday, January 6, 2020.

Raised in Milton, Pennsylvania, Neptune professional flutist and flute teacher Marjorie Koharski didn’t begin playing the instrument she has been associated with for decades. “My father was a professional violinist, so I started out on the violin, but my heart wasn’t in it and I wanted my own instrument,” recalls Koharski, who switched to the … Read more

The Best Flutes for Beginners According to Experts – New York Magazine | Start Classified

The Best Flutes for Beginners According to Experts - New York Magazine

Photo: Dreamworks Pictures If the advent of “Sasha Flute” or the popularity of Lizzo inspired you to start playing the flute, we say go for it — the woodwind is surprisingly easy to learn. “Here’s the fun thing about the flute,” says Carol Wincenc, a Grammy-nominated flutist and Juilliard professor whom she has hailed as … Read more