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Fulshear, Texas
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Necessary Accessories:
  • Cleaning Rod
  • Cleaning Cloth
  • Metronome & Tuner (either or)
    • Korg Tuner (can be purchased at the music store
    • "Tonal Energy" Smart Phone App

Everything FLute!!!​​​​​​

We need our flutes to stay in great playing condition. Be sure that you swab out every part of your flute immeiately after you finish playing EVERYTIME. 

Do not wait until later to clean your flute. By then it will be too late.
Back to Beginning Band

1. Parts of the Flute

Building Key Signatures
Treble Clef Reading Key Signatures
Professional vs. Beginner Flute
Week 1: January 8th- January 11th
B flat Scale

Week 2: January 14th- January 18th
E flat Scale (Two Octaves)

Week 3: January 22-25th
A flat Scale
8th Notes

Week 4: January 28th- February 1st
D flat Scale (Two Octaves)
Dotted Notes

Week 5: February 4th- February 8th
F Scale (Two Octaves)

Week 6: February 11th- February15th
TMEA

Week 7: February 18th- February 22nd
Chicken Dance
Week 8: February 25th- March 1st
C Scale (Two Octaves)
Week 9: March 4th- March 8th
G Scale (Two Octaves)
SPRING BREAK
Week 10: March 18th- March 22nd
G Scale (Two Octaves)
Week 11: March 25th- March 29th
Two Octave Chromatic Scale

Week 12: April 1st- April 5th
Full Chromatic

Week 13: April 8th- April 12th
Revisit Scales

Week 14: April 15th- April 19th
Week 15: April 22- April 26th

2. How to Make a Sound!

Drum Beat @ 60 BPM

3. How to put your flute together.

Week 10: October 29th - November 2nd
  • Chromatic Scale
  • 8th Notes
  • Playing Test: 2nd Line of Chromatic Notes


Week 9: October 22nd - October 26th
  • Sightreading Factory: Identifying/Playing CDEFG
  • Chromatic Notes: Line 2
  • Playing Test: #35 Twinkling Stars


Week 8: October 15th - October 19th
  • Learn First Six Notes of Sounds Innovations
  • Developing Skill: Octave Leaps
  • #22 Scaling New Heights- Playing Test
  • Start on Chromatic Notes

Week 7: October 8th - October 12th
  • Learn First Six Notes of Sounda Innovations
  • New Skill: Octave Leaps
  • Practice New Notes on Sightreading Factory​
  • #17 Quarterly Report- Playing Test

Week 6: October 1st - October 5t
  • New Note: "C"
  • New Skill: Octave Leaps
  • Practice New Notes on Sightreading Factory

Week 5: September 23rd- September 26th
You will need your flute and a mirror.
Review Reading the lines and spaces on the staff.
  • Learn to assemble the entire flute.
  • "Flute First Weeks"
  • Practice New Notes on Sightreading Factory


Week 4: September 17th- September 21st
You will need your flute and a mirror.
  • Review Reading the lines and spaces on the staff.
  • Continue to shift between high/low head joint through slurring and tonguing.
  • Add the footjoint to the headjoint to practice reading music.
  • Lesson 1: The First notes: B, A, G.
  • Learn to assemble the entire flute.


Week 3: September 10th- September 14th
You will need your flute and a mirror.
  • Continue to make a constant, steady, smooth sound on the open-end headjoint.
  • Learn how to articulate with a "too" syllable on the head joint.
  • Learn how to shift octaves on a closed headjoint through slurring and tonguing.
  • Add the footjoint to the headjoint to practice reading music.

Week 2: September 4th- September 7th
You will need your flute and a mirror.
  • Label/describe the embochure.
  • Learn how to clean your flute headjoint.
  • Learn to make a constant, stead, smooth sound on the headjoint.

Week 1: August 27th- August 31st

4. How to hold a flute.