Flute Skills Day

Sunday 6th May 2018, 9.30am – 4.00pm
Open to all levels of players and teachers


Enjoy an inspirational day of flute playing at our performance venue Cedars Hall in Wells Cathedral School. Benefit from the expertise of specialist tutors, Wissam Boustany, Elizabeth Walker and Susie Hodder-Williams including:

  • Capturing the Magic of Melody with Susie Hodder-Williams
  • Discovering A Method Called Love by world renowned flautist, Wissam Boustany
  • Exploring the Historical style with Elizabeth Walker
  • Browsing trade stands by Pearl Flutes and All Flutes Plus

Refreshments will be provided throughout the day, but please bring a packed lunch.

Hosted by Wells Cathedral School

About our Tutoring Team

Kate Hill

Kate is professor of flute at the Royal Academy of Music. Kate has been a member of the English Chamber Orchestra for over twenty-five years. She has given concerts and classes all over the world. Her freelance musical activities have been widespread encompassing orchestral playing, concerto performances, chamber music and recording.

Liz Walker, Flute Teacher at Wells Cathedral School
Elizabeth Walker

Elizabeth Walker graduated from the Guildhall School of Music where she studied renaissance, baroque and modern flute and teaches the flute specialists at Wells Cathedral School. Elizabeth has recorded an acclaimed CD of Telemann’s Fantasias for Solo Flute and Flute Sonatas by J.S.Bach. She is a founder member of the ‘Festive Flutes’ quartet which has led many innovative educational collaborations.

Susie Hodder-Williams

Susie Hodder-Williams studied at the RNCM having read English at the University of York. She works with many of the leading orchestras, chamber orchestras and ballet companies. She has recorded a series of CD’s for Future Music Records, collaborating with artists and sculptors and creating music for meditation.

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Admission £35

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To apply, please fill out the form below and follow the link in your confirmation email to make a payment. For more information, please contact Dominique Swain Tel: 01749 834487 / [email protected]

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