Join us for Fluting with Friends!  

A unique series of Zoom classes for flute players of all ages and abilities. 



(Drouet 25 Etudes and Moyse 24 Little Melodic Studies)

with Katy Wherry, founder of Etude of the Week

25th January 2021

6.30pm - 8pm UK

(10.30am PST / 11.30am MST /  12.30pm CST / 1.30pm EST )

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  • 4 faculty members integrating flute technique, Alexander Technique, and Dalcroze Eurythmics:

  • A 90-minute class focusing on one flute topic. 

  • 4 sets of exercises given each class.

  • Q&A session to answer all your questions.

  • Handouts and zoom recordings sent to all participants after the class.​

  • Feedback on submitted recordings (video/audio) during class (Submit a recording to get 10% off)

"I liked the friendliness; the widely different approaches; the excellent resources that were shared with us. The fact that it was short, focused and intense, but in a relaxed sort of way..The feedback on all the recordings was really helpful and I was especially grateful for your feedback on my performance." 

FACULTY from left to right

Roderick Seed

Altus Flutes Artist and Author "Mastering the Flute with William Bennett"

Alex Conway 

2nd flute of Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and founder of New England Chamber Players

Emma Shubin

Haynes Flutes Ambassador Clinician and Co-Executive Director of Integral Steps

Paul Hung

Faculty at Vancouver Academy of Music and extra with VSO


Mondays at 6:30pm UK time

(10.30am PST / 11.30am MST /  12.30pm CST / 1.30pm EST)

11th  January - Godard: Suite & Faure: Morceau de Concours

25th January - With founder of Etude of the Week, Katy Wherry.

8th   February - Telemann: Fantasies (+Piccolo and Practising)

22nd February - Moyse: Tone Development Through Interpretation

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Discount codes provided upon registration


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A Zoom link for the class will be sent upon registration.  

Payment options:  Credit card or PayPal.

Handouts and recordings sent one day after the class.

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Additional discounts available for those in need of financial assistance.  Email for more info:


a) Class Registration

£17.50 per class

Deadline: The day of each class, one hour before

(January 11, 25 & February 8, 22)

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Select the class/es you'd like to attend (including past classes) and we can send you an invoice by email. 

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You can send or upload your recordings for feedback during class. Any part of any movement to


Get 10% off if you submit a recording.  

Use discount code BRAVE10C (class) or BRAVE10S (series) upon registration.


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You can watch the Zoom recordings from our previous classes and download the handouts by purchasing the links for each class below. 

Our Class on "Tone" is free!



"I like the format and the topics chosen. Great to be given the opportunity to tap into the experience and philosophy of four wonderful musicians and teachers to help us with all aspects of flute playing. What a team! The presentations make you feel that you are part of a community. I loved the last session on finger technique that let us participate and try out the exercises right there and then. The handouts are great to include in daily practice. Thanks, Rod, for the little practice videos - very helpful. Looking forward to the next fluting with friends!


Excellent session! Thank you for sharing all your knowledge and insights and for all your feedback. There was so much information that I was glad to be able to go back to the video and take time to absorb it all better. Big "Aha" moment for me that you could hear my tension. I need to go back to posture and "the story"." (Verena, Canada)

"Thank you for the session on Monday. You established a supportive environment and I found the exercises very helpful. It was also effective to have four contrasting concepts delivered by different presenters in 15 minute bite-sized mini lessons. This made it more memorable and left me with plenty of ideas to explore further. The handouts were also helpful." ​​(Rachel, UK)

"I loved all the valuable info---was great to hear from so many wonderful teachers. I loved too that the class was running late because of questions, but everyone was willing to stay longer." (Arlene, Canada)

"Apart from the very congenial atmosphere, I liked the way the question of flexibility was approached in four different ways. It adds more flexibility to the topic, and it's so interesting to see how four people present their various exercises. I also appreciated receiving all the materials afterwards." (Kate, Italy)

"I liked the "friendliness"; the widely different approaches; the excellent resources that were shared with us. The fact that it was short, focused and intense, but in a relaxed sort of way..The feedback on all the recordings was really helpful and I was especially grateful for your feedback on my performance. ." (Hazel, UK)

"I enjoyed the presentations: each one dealing with a different aspect of flute playing and touching so many areas that we all need to be mindful of. Rod's whistle tones- this week I finally got it: I was blowing too hard! Paul's posture and breathing - that tension in the shoulders that keeps creeping in. Q&A - a feeling that we were together." (Verena, Canada)

"I liked the variety of new ideas and exercises to work on." (Charmaine, Canada)

© 2020 by Roderick Seed.  Photos of Roderick by Adolfo Perez

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