Tone is everything!

Always practice what is uncomfortable

Accuracy before speed

You can either LET time happen or you can MAKE
time happen

"Improvement is a matter of time, patience and
intelligent work" (Trevor Wye)

Quality always shines through

Give music life!  Tell the story. Be an actor/actress!

If you have a TECHNICAL problem, find a
MUSICAL solution

Several shorter periods of focused, intelligent practice
is better than a longer session of unfocused practice.

Utilize the four elements of outstanding musicianship:
intelligence, integrity, elegance and emotion
The Ten Commandments of Flute Playing
Kerry Shaffer, BMus (Honors) Flute Performance
Private Flute Teacher for Middle Tennessee:
Brentwood, Franklin,  Arrington, Nolensville, Spring Hill, Murfreesboro, and the surrounding areas

1019 Valley Forge Drive    Arrington TN  37014
Home:  (615) 395-9291
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