“Speed” or “Velocity” is the dream of every flutist or player, because speed is a dazzling skill with a great appeal on listeners.“Speed” depends – mostly – on the mechanical action of our fingers. So, at first, we must exactly know what “fingers action” means. On the flute, the fingers do two different, contrary actions: • closing action; • opening action. So, it’s clear that our muscles work in a different way, when fingers close or open the tone holes. For a good speed, it’s very important to do this different action clearly. Now, I play an exercise… at first … Continue reading Velocity