New Perspectives Series

Connecting students with inspirational musicians of our time

Interested in attending one (or all!) of the 2020 Fall classes? 

Please contact the host of the New Perspectives Series,

Jennifer Lapple at 

Fall 2020

Here is a sneak peak at our Fall 2020 Guest Artists...stay tuned for our complete line up!

Fall 2020: Teaching Artists


Dates in this series: September 24 & October 1, 8, 15, 22


Theme of this series


Thursday, June 4, 2020 (1:00-2:30 ET)

Tadeu CoelhoProfessor of Flute, University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Class Topic: “How to Play Better




Thursday, June 11, 2020 (1:00-2:30 ET)

Paul Edmund-Davies established his international reputation as flautist and soloist in the 20 years that he was Principal Flute of the London Symphony Orchestra and then the five years in the same position at the Philharmonia Orchestra

Class Topic: “A Simply Flute, Summer Boot CampWarm Up Session


Mr. Edmund-Davies will reference material from his most recent Facebook postings (all PDFs). Please print the materials related to the posts below, prior to attending this class. Videos are also available at the following address:


Warm Up Melody (from Saturday, March 21 post)

Fingers 1 (from Monday, March 30 post)

Double Tongue (from Thursday, April 9 post)

Intervals (from Thursday, April 16 post)



Thursday, June 18, 2020 (1:00-2:30 ET)

Christina Jennings, Associate Professor of Flute, University of Colorado Boulder

Class Topic: Rise Up Flutist: Inspiration for today’s young flutists



Thursday, June 25, 2020 (1:00-2:30 ET)

Nina AssimakopoulosFlute Professor West Virginia University |

Altus Performing Artist | Flutes on Fire!

Class Topic:  "Join internationally acclaimed flutist Nina Assimakopoulos for this action-packed class exploring extended playing techniques on the flute including, jet whistles, beat boxing, singing and playing, ghost tones, tongue pizzicato and more! All abilities and levels are welcome. Class will include a pedagogical feature optimal for flutists wishing to teach these techniques. Q&A at end of class."



Thursday, July 9, 2020 (*12:00-1:30 ET)

Ory Schneor, Member of the Geneva Camerata, principal flutist with the

Tongyeong Festival Orchestra, Morphing Vienna Orchestra and guest principal flutist with the Munich Chamber Orchestra. Founder and instructor at FLUTEinWIEN - Intensive Masterclasses inVienna


Class Topic:  "Baroque and Classical Interpretation and Articulation for the Modern Flutist" 

Mr. Schneor will reference his article on this topic during this class.  

Article on Baroque Interpretation:

Mr. Schneor offers intensive masterclasses in Vienna and online warm-up routine courses.

Website:; Blog:


Thursday, July 16, 2020 (1:00-2:30 ET)

Gaspar Hoyos, 

Class Topic: 


**Thank you to these wonderful artists for their generosity of time and expertise!**