Turning Frustration into Success!

Turning Frustration into Success!

Does your child get easily frustrated when something is hard? If the answer is yes, that is completely normal! The ability to overcome challenges is something that has to be built throughout childhood. Learning a musical instrument is the perfect way to develop...
Why Take Summer Lessons?

Why Take Summer Lessons?

We have all had to readjust our lives during this period of Covid-19. This summer will look differently than any summer we’ve lived through. I am so glad that the staff at Flute and Friends are committed to your ongoing music lessons! So many things have been shuffled...
Perfectionism

Perfectionism

Your child may be a perfectionist if… – They refuse to work isolated sections and insist on always starting from the beginning of a piece. – Are self-deprecating and/or very upset when they make a mistake What can you do? How you can support and encourage...
Progress, Not Perfection

Progress, Not Perfection

Feeling burnt out? Don’t want to practice? Feel exhausted? You’re not alone – it’s hard to feel motivated and excited all the time. Our brains are actually wired to have productive and rest periods, both in small increments of an hour and larger increments of a full...
Why Take Summer Lessons?

Summer Suzuki Institutes

As this year progresses, parents will begin to plan their summers out, setting time aside for sports camps, vacations, and the like. But what about music? Is there anything special for Suzuki families that they can participate in? The answer is YES! Summer Suzuki...