Anatomy of Sound: a Workshop with Amy Porter
Anatomy of Sound: a Workshop with Amy Porter is based on the annual workshop 'Anatomy of Sound' held at the University of Michigan. In collaboration with Jerald Schwiebert, Assistant Professor of Theatre, and Laura Dwyer, Certified Yoga Instructor and professional flutist, Amy Porter helps many musicians discover their distinctive voice on the flute. This class helps attendees 'let go' and find deeper meaning in their art thereby producing tone using the body's wisdom. This also tends to help the students discover their own way through music and life.This 2 disc study guide is for all musicians to use as a tool for the improvement of instrumental sound production. Let Amy bring her research, performance, and pedagogy into YOUR practice room to help you find your most beautiful sound.
Cavaliers Marching Band Injury Prevention DVD
This educational DVD gives instructions and exercises for the Musician’s WOW, in addition to various programs utilized specifically by the Cavaliers, the pilot drum corps in the Institute of Health and Human Performance (IHHP) marching music programs.
Concerti per flauto di Antonio Vivaldi [Flute Concertos by Antonio Vivaldi]
This DVD features performances of Vivaldi's flute concertos by Sir James and Lady Jeanne Galway with 'I Solisti Veneti' directed by Claudio Scimone. Works performed include:
- Concerto in F major No. 1 'La Tempesta di mare'
- Concerto in G minor No. 2 'La Notte'
- Concerto in D major No. 3 'Il Gardellino'
- Concerto in G major No. 4
- Concerto in F major No. 5
- Concerto in G major No. 6
- Concerto for two flutes and orchestra RV 533
Fish Are Jumping DVD with Robert Dick
Learn directly from Robert Dick on video as he teaches the basics of the blues, multiphonic and glissando techniques, performs the work, and teaches it chorus by chorus. Includes many improvised variations on the free cadenza at the work's end.
Flying Lessons Volume I DVD
Robert Dick, flute visionary, wrote FLYING LESSONS: Six Contemporary Concert Etudes (Volume I) in 1983. These six pieces introduce many new ways of playing the flute, and many new stylistic approaches. These pieces are both pedagogical and real music, and they've been played in concerts throughout the Americas, Europe and Japan by Robert Dick and a host of other flutists.
This is a 3 disc set. Includes lessons 1-6 & an interview.
Jethro Tull Live at AVO Session Basel
A unique phenomenon in popular music history. Jethro Tull have been and still are one of the most successful live performing acts on the world stage, rivaling Led Zeppelin, Elton John and even the Rollin Stones. After forty years at the bottom, at the top and various points in between, with now some 30-odd albums to their credit and sales totaling more than 50 million, Jethro Tull are still performing typically more than a hundred concerts each year. This is one of their best.
Karg-Elert: 30 Caprices for Flute (A Study Guide with Amy Porter)
30 Lectures, 30 Performances, Historical Commentary by Marie Herseth Kenote, Outtakes, Acknowledgements.
Play Flute Today!
This DVD can be used as a supplement to the Play Flute Today! Level 1 book, or alone as a great introduction to the flute. Simply follow along with the songs in the booklet as you watch the teacher on the DVD.
This complete guide to the basics includes: assembly and maintenance - producing sound - music reading - playing songs with a backup band. Learn at your own pace and open the door to the world of flute music! 39 minutes.
Pneumo Pro Great Beginnings for the New Flutist DVD
A Quick Start to Beautiful Tone! This fun and fast paced video teaches the student how to use the Pneumo Pro to produce a beautiful sound on the flute head joint. While playing along with the video, students can master low and high notes, rhythm exercises, head joint songs,and even compose their own head joint melodies. Though targeted at the new flutist, band directors will discover invaluable insights regarding the process of effective beginning flute instruction. This video will help supplement any band method. The video teaches what most band methods leave out....a detailed yet simple way to produce a beautiful tone. Each short lesson is set up so that students can learn the basics of tone production at home. Band directors can simply assign each of the six lessons for the students to work with during their regular home practice time.
Steve Hackett: Hungarian Horizons Live in Budapest
Telemann: 12 Fantasias for Flute without Bass A Study Guide with Amy Porter
Historical commentary by Catherine Bull.
The ABC's of Flute for the Absolute Beginner
The ABC's of Flute for the Absolute Beginner features Amy Porter, professor of flute at the University of Michigan. This is a flute-training DVD for young students, beginning adults, new teachers and parents wishing to help their children practice at home and receive a solid foundation. This DVD will take you through all the steps necessary to learn an instrument for the very first time. There is an abundance of important information about how to put your instrument together, how to hold your instrument, how to get your very first sounds, how to play your very first song and then it will lead you into playing many more songs before this video is completed. This DVD is a powerful supplement for any course of study or method for playing the flute. An indispensable self-learning tool for anyone interested in beginning flute playing!
The Art of Jean Pierre Rampal
12/27/61: Couperin Concert Royal IV, Bach Sonata in G minor, BWV 1020; 3/28/57: Haydn Concerto for Flute, Harpsichord, and String Orchestra in F, Debussy Syrinx; 3/1/56: Boccherini Concerto in D; 2/24/66: Mozart Concertos Nos. 1 & 2. Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute. Robert Veyron-Lacroix, harpsichord. The McGill Chamber Orchestra conducted by Alexander Brott. 117 minutes.
Thinking Creatively: A Breath of Fresh Air with Robert Dick
On this 57 minute VHS cassette Robert will speak about how to recognize inspiration and how to work with it to create. Using examples from Robert's works, he will demonstrate how the initial ideas were born and how they were followed up on to create pieces of music. Also includes a demonstration of the Glissando Headjoint and a complete performance of the 'Piece in Gamelan Style'.
Ultimate Beginner Series - Flute DVD
The Ultimate Beginner Series has helped thousands of aspiring musicians take their first steps toward experiencing the fun of playing music. Now you can experience both Volume 1 and Volume 2 together for the first time on DVD! This disc is perfect for beginning students, for students who are changing to another instrument, or as a refresher for players returning to the instrument after many years. Special Features include: *Getting To Know The Instruments *Beginning Music Theory Interactive *Additional Video Tip: Forming Major Scales *Printable Reference Materials *Additional Product Previews.