Psicocinestesia nel flauto traverso

In my years of experience in Flute Didactics I was able to see that learning to express oneself musically requires both physical and psychic maturity, which can be reached with a didactic and psycho-kinesthetic study approach. The development of this musical awareness cannot ignore the acquisition, control and understanding, therefore of the basic elements of physiology and psychology that…

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I principi di aerodinamica che regolano la produzione del suono nel flauto e negli strumenti a fiato

Sound is an acoustic phenomenon, i.e. audible to the ear, produced by the periodic vibrations of an elastic body. Which is the elastic body that produces the sound in a violin or a guitar is easy to say: the strings that compose them are stressed by the performers. How is the sound produced instead in the instrument?
What is the…

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S. Prokofiev, Sonata in Re Magg. op. 94

This Sonata was written in Alma Ata during the painful years of the Second World War. Performed for the first time in 1943 by the flutist Charkovsky, “accompanied” on the piano by Sviatoslav Richter, the composer subsequently made a version for violin and piano, in collaboration with David Oistrakh. The piece still represents today an authentic masterpiece of the…

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Conoscere lo stato emotivo

di Onorio Zaralli Excerpt from Onorio Zaralli’s book “Playing with the soul” ©2017 Conoscere è una esigenza dell’uomo. Ignorare è un bisogno dell’uomo. La differenza è chiara: conosco, quando ho esigenza di imparare e di crescere liberamente; ignoro, se ho bisogno di nascondere, se preferisco “conservare” piuttosto che rischiare di perdermi nella libertà. Bene: per quanto riguarda l’universo emotivo,…

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Ejercicios creativos

por Omar Acosta Quiero compartir con todos una de las rutinas de estudio que utilizo diariamente, tanto para mí como para mis alumnos. Consiste en crear nuestros propios ejercicios de flauta; de esta manera, además de desarrollar la técnica desarrollamos la creatividad, la cual, tal vez, sea el área musical más importante y muchas veces también la más descuidada….

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