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  • Stars and Stripes Forever!

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      July 3, 2018
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    I hope everyone has fun plans that keep you safe–and cool!–for the 4th of July holiday tomorrow! In honor of the holiday, I thought I would pass along some history on piccolo’s most famous solo: The Stars and Stripes Forever, by John Philip Sousa. Even if you don’t know it by name, you probably recognize the famous […]

  • Music Madness sale!

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      March 6, 2018
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    For the past few years we’ve held an event that not only saves you money on great instruments and supplies, but it’s also a lot of fun! We call it our Music Madness Sale and it happens in coordination with the college basketball tournament that begins about this same time.
    From March 15th through the 17th you’ll be able to come in t […]

  • Staff spotlight: Mike Weimer

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      February 27, 2018
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    If you or your flute student have ever had an instrument delivered to one of the over 400 schools that Paige’s Music and the Indy Flute Shop serve,  chances are you’ve come across one of our wonderful road warriors, also known as our district managers. This week’s blog introduces you to Mike Weimer, a former sales assoc […]

  • Remembering Loretta Contino

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      September 26, 2017
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    This past Sunday, I had the honor of playing in a flute choir for the memorial service of former professor of flute at Butler University, Loretta Contino. Although I never studied privately with her, her legacy was still very strong at the time that I attended Butler, and I heard so many share their personal stories of the impact that she […]

  • Staff spotlight: Steve Ruppert

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      May 30, 2017
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    This month’s staff spotlight is very near and dear to my heart: woodwind repair technician Steve Ruppert! I first met Steve when he sold my family my very first flute from Weast Music, way back in 1994! It’s been a joy to come full circle and work alongside him–he’s just about the kindest and most helpful person yo […]

  • Piccolos Video

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      February 3, 2015
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    Enjoy the latest in the IFS vlog series, this week on piccolos!

  • Open-holed keys

    Posted by
    Erin Nichols
    Date
      November 18, 2014
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    Good morning! Cold enough for all you fellow Hoosiers?? This week on the IFS blog we’re talking about open-holed flutes: the benefits, how they work, and alleviating the fear of them with younger players! Enjoy!

  • Robert Dick and Greg Pattillo Video

    Posted by
    Julia
    Date
      May 19, 2010
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    Here’s a link to a really cool video I just came across on youtube of Robert Dick and Greg Pattillo improvising.  I thought it would be appropriate since we have Eric Lamb’s clinic on extended technique coming up. 
    Check it out!

  • Really cool videos

    Posted by
    Julia
    Date
      January 19, 2009
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    While looking for videos with contrabass flute on Youtube I stumbled across this flutist named Tilmann Dehnhard.  I especially enjoy the piece for piccolo and alarm clock!  Click on the links below to check them out.
    Flight Delayed
    Wake up!
    Check out his website for more: http://www.dehnhard.com/index.htm