Find a flute teacher in Scottsdale, AZ

Find flute teachers in Scottsdale, AZ

Find flute teachers in Scottsdale, AZ

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Find flute teachers in Scottsdale, AZ

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Top 10 flute lessons in Scottsdale, AZ

Students agree: these Scottsdale flute teachers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Elizabeth Pickens Flute Studio

Elizabeth Pickens Flute Studio

New on Lessons
Offers online services
1 hire on Lessons
29+ years in business
Serves Scottsdale, AZ
I have been teaching flute privately for over 20 years, out of my home in Scottsdale, online, and through music stores. In that time, I have helped students win competitions and auditions as well as hosted numerous recitals for my students to showcase their progress. You may read more about me on my website,
Cheryl Riggle, Professional Flutist

Cheryl Riggle, Professional Flutist

New on Lessons
Offers online services
38+ years in business
Serves Scottsdale, AZ
I am passionate about flute and music. I will prepare a student to compete in All State and Regional competitions as well as get them ready to study music in college. I also really enjoy working with adults who have always wanted to play music and thought it was too late. It's never too late to follow your passion or your heart. I love teaching music and helping students to reach their goals. It's very rewarding to watch students grow into advanced players, performers and future teachers....
Music Lessons To Go

Music Lessons To Go

New on Lessons
15+ years in business
Serves Scottsdale, AZ
I am a "retired" music teacher. I have been teaching since I was 17. I thought band in public and private schools have always given private lessons in Dayton Ohio, LaJolla Cal, and Mesa,Az. I take only a few students now and have some openings, as several of my long time students have graduated high school this year and are moving on. I love to help young people explore the world of music. The internet and smart phones have given us a pathway to learn more about music than ever. Let me help show you the fun you can have learning to play....
Flute Lessons

Flute Lessons

New on Lessons
Offers online services
Serves Scottsdale, AZ
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New on Lessons
Offers online services
11+ years in business
Serves Scottsdale, AZ
Currently a doctoral student in piano. I have been teaching for many years, preparing students for festivals, competitions, and recitals. Music has the power to bring people together and has the potential to heal people.

Your Flute Lessons questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do flute lessons cost near me?

Flute lessons cost $50 to $80 per hour for private sessions at a music studio. A monthly bundle of 4 to 5 lessons costs $190 to $360 total. Learn to play the flute on a budget through small-group classes that cost $20 to $40 per session.

Study how to play the flute with teachers from all over the world with online flute lessons that cost $40 to $70 per hour.

Are flute lessons worth it?

Flute lessons are worth it, especially for those committed to mastering professional techniques. Studying under a seasoned flautist accelerates learning and improves proficiency in playing techniques. Feedback from an encouraging mentor helps you get through challenges and avoid developing poor habits in posture or finger positions.

What do you learn in a flute lesson?

In an average flute lesson, you'll learn how to:

  • Breathe the right way when you play.
  • Keep your pace steady when you play.
  • Place your fingers on the right spots for each note.
  • Keep your body straight and in the right position.
  • Read sheet music.
  • Practice different musical scales.

You can get pretty good at playing a simple song on the flute in about 6 to 7 months.

What age is good to start flute lessons?

A good age for kids to start flute lessons is from 6 to 9 years old. Adult learners can start flute classes at any age.

A child is ready to begin flute classes when:

  • The child's hands are large enough to hold the instrument.
  • A kid has sufficient lung capacity for the breath control needed to play the flute.
  • Children can concentrate for at least 30 minutes.

How long does a flute lesson last?

A flute lesson lasts about 30 to 60 minutes, depending on the student's needs. Beginners often start with shorter lessons to slowly increase their focus and improve their flute-playing skills.

How do I find a flute teacher near me?

Find a flute teacher near you by searching for private instructors here on Lessons. You can also ask for the availability of teachers at local music stores. Flute classes might be available at community colleges too.

Before choosing a flute teacher near you, don't forget to:

  • Collect prices for 3 different flute courses to compare them.
  • Read what people have said about them on Lessons and Google.
  • Ask for a list of students they have taught in the past for references.
  • Check with other parents if the teacher is popular with kids.
  • Get a copy of the agreement and the schedule before the first lesson.
  • Wait until you've had a few lessons and feel that the teacher is a good fit before paying for a whole month.

What questions should you ask a flute teacher?

Before you book lessons with a flute teacher, ask them:

  • How long have you been teaching the flute?
  • What music school did you go to?
  • Have you played the flute professionally?
  • Can I try a lesson for free before I decide to keep going?
  • What ages or skill levels do you like to teach?
  • What kind of flute should I get if I'm just starting?
  • How much should I practice between our lessons?
  • Can you tell me about any flute books or things that will help me get better?
  • Will I get homework?
  • Can you teach me in a different method that helps me learn best?
  • What should I bring to our lessons, and how long does a lesson last?
  • How many types of flute music can you teach me?
  • Can I get a copy of the schedule and rates?
  • If I have to miss a lesson due to an emergency, what should I do?
  • Can I pick some songs I want to learn?
  • Do you help students audition, and how many of your students have made it?

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