Fluting Stars (Book 1) by Ana Kavcic Pucihar and Blaz Pucihar
Winner – NFA 2015 Newly Published Music : Flute Method Categoy
The Fluting Stars 1 and Fluting Stars 2 method books for young beginners are integral parts of the Pucihar Flute Method.
They are inventive flute-method books for young flute beginners and their teachers, complete with engaging downloadable accompaniment tracks.
Young flute beginners are invited to learn the fundamentals of flute playing and chamber music through:
• More than 50 traditional folk songs from Europe and the United States of America,
• More than 65 original pieces in a variety of musical styles from baroque to cha-cha,
• Chamber music in duets, trios, quartets, and even with percussion,
• Music theory as an exciting adventure.
The Fluting Stars method books cover the fundamentals of flute playing with carefully structured, step-by-step instructions.
They are divided into 10 Key Leaps, large instructional units with seven focus areas:
1.The Fluting Star Magazine presents new material.
2.Treasure Chest of Sparkly Tones establishes beautiful tone production.
3.Ear Detective develops aural awareness.
4.Notes in a Minute build music-literacy skills.
5.Finger Fitness establishes fundamentals of flute finger technique.
6.Stellar Student creates young music-theory enthusiasts.
7.Cherry on Top offers musical challenges and performance pieces.
Flute teachers may use the Fluting Stars method books for individual or group instruction.