Learn a great Irish tune that’s suited to the wooden flute and get some top technique, tips and pointers from Irish flute master Kirsten Allstaff – step by step.
The Online Academy of Irish Music presents this introductory lesson for the course ‘Flute Foundations’.
This course is aimed at the flautist who already knows how to play the flute but who wants to improve on the basic fundamentals of playing. These include ornamentation, tone, intonation and breath. Tunes that feature on this course will be picked from the repertoire of common session tunes. Each lesson will focus on a specific element of flute playing and appropriate exercises will be given. Log on to www.oaim.ie for more lessons!
LEARN IRISH MUSIC ONLINE – Video based e-Learning system from some of Irelands top tutors and performers. Click the link above to subscribe for ‘full access’ and enjoy our ever expanding library of courses, variable speed backing tracks, VR Irish sessions, student forum and more!
Learn Irish flute from the comfort of your own home, at a pace you are comfortable with, and at a time that suits you.
Opening credits – played by our very own Thomas Johnston on Low Whistle, courtesy of Rhythms of Ireland dance show.