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  • 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