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2014-15 Flute All-State Music YouTube Videos

The Texas All-State audition music is out for the 2014-15 school year. Check out these YouTube videos of this year’s music performed by the amazing Rachel Lopez. Thanks to her for sharing her beautiful music with us again this year. I hope you find them helpful.

Best wishes to you all on your audition!

Etude #1: C Major “Courante” by J.S. Bach, BWV 1012, performed by Rachel Lopez

Etude #2: Bb minor, Op. 107/28 by Sigfrid Karg-Elert, performed by Rachel Lopez

Etude #3: C# minor, Op. 107/23 by Sigfrid Karg-Elert, performed by Rachel Lopez

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Summer Scale Challenge

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Backward Scale Practice Challenge:

  • Try practicing your scales by starting on the highest note of the scale first. Play down two octaves, then up two octaves.
  • Practice each one all slurred, all even eighth or sixteenth notes, depending on your level.
  • Use a metronome to help you build speed.
  • Try this with all twelve major scales.

Good luck! Let me know how you do!