How to begin the flute

Greenwich Music School tutor and flautist Helen Mantente writes a letter to parents of children considering the flute. 

Dear parent,

The flute is a wonderful instrument! Its warmth and breadth of tone, virtuosic ability and relatively straightforward fingering system (not to mention that a good quality beginner flute is very affordable) ...

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Hungry caterpillar music!

Bethan Scolding, head of Greenwich Early Years Music, talks about leading this special class for Greenwich Book Festival 2016 at Charlton Toy Library.

This was a lovely class to plan and teach. Eric Carle’s book is such a classic and well-loved book, with beautiful illustrations, and the story of a caterpillar’s life-cycle is fantastic food for imagination and play, with opportunities...

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