Mindfulness part 2: My thoughts

Last week I shared a blog from Donna Wilson, local performer, teacher, and mom on the concept of mindfulness, or simply being in the moment, and how it is so important to our everyday lives. She has a routine that she practices every day which has helped clear her...

State Solo and Ensemble

For many students all over the state of Indiana, this Saturday is the culmination of months of hard work, practice, and dedication: ISSMA Solo and Ensemble State Finals! I want to wish my heartiest best wishes to each and every participant; I remember my time (a long...

Composer of the month: Cecile Chaminade

I remember the first time I heard Chaminade’s Flute Concertino in D major, Op. 107–I was out of school and attending a recital, and my first thought was, “How and why have I never heard this before??” I loved everything about it, and ever since...

Your beginning flute player

Well, as quickly as it began, summer is over–or at least almost over–for many of us here in Indiana! It’s hard to believe that as of next week, many metro Indianapolis school systems are back in session. For many of you, that means it’s time to begin the exciting...

Year-end sale!

If you’ve been looking for a good reason to exchange your beginner instrument for a more advanced instrument, the month of May is a great time to do just that! Through the month of May, Paige’s Music and the Indy Flute Shop will pay the first monthly payment on ALL...