Karen Aoki studied flute growing up in her native Japan. She then came to the United States to continue her studies with Bonita Boyd at the Eastman School of Music. Subse..
This is a CD that lives up to its name – fun and lively music, yet a challenging real mix of styles for all members of the flute family as well as penny whistle! This r..
As far as flute players go, Hubert Laws does it all. A virtuoso in the classical world, in the jazz idiom he glides through challenging repertoire effortlessly. I had the..
Canadian Jazz Musician Kenny Wheeler passed away on Thursday at age 84. He did not play the flute, he was a brass player–trumpet and flugelhorn–and composer. ..
Although the majority of jazz flute histories focus on post 1950s jazz, the use of the flute in jazz is not as recent, or uncommon, as many writers claim. From the late n..