Current Student Information


Schools I teach at:


Hello current Austin area students! This page will include  information about upcoming events, scheduling conflicts I might have, etc. Makeup dates will be discussed individually.

Contact Information:


My email is in the Contact link at the top, & my cell # is 713-927-3558.  You may contact me by either method, but please send me important messages to both.  I typically answer emails on Monday & Friday afternoons, but if anything during the week needs to be addressed, please call me.


Flute Studio Policies


Current students & parents, please click & save the Studio Policies & Lesson Addendum documents under Links on the left for your records.


2017 High School Region Etudes:

TMEA High School etudes for the 2017-2018 school year have been announced.  Please click on the TMEA link to the left for the Performance Guide, which includes detailed notes on each etude.  Also click on the following links for recordings of all 3 etudes.  More related documents of the etudes will be posted very soon.

Karg-Elert Caprices - PDF, #6 & #9


Individual etude recordings can be found here:
Etude #1 - Karg-Elert - Caprice in G major - New
Download mp3s of Etude #1 G major at tempo, G major at Slower tempo
Etude #2 - Furstenau - Eb major - 2012 recording
Etude #3 - Karg-Elert - C minor - 2011 recording
Tutorial for Etude #3 by Jessica Banks - Karg-Elert Etude in C minor
Also visit Lilia Agard's YouTube page for slower practice tempos:
Lilia Agard


2017 Region 32 Middle School Etude recordings:

Etude #1 - Gariboldi in B minor - 1st 35 seconds only
Etude #2 - Anderson in D minor - 1st minute only
Etude #3 - Bach in B flat major - 1st 40 seconds only
Tutorial for Etude #1 - The tempo performed is too fast for District auditions, but it is a very helpful video that breaks down rhythms & fingerings. Watch up until the 12 minute mark for this excerpt.


Lesson schedule conflicts:


September 4th - Holiday

October 9th - Holiday



Any students are encouraged to attend any performances I am playing in, & you can view my schedule on the performance link above. If you attend a concert, please let me know & don't forget to say hello! I would love to meet student parents, since I don't always get a chance to meet them.




Links to websites of band programs that I currently teach at are listed on the left.

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