(In-home lessons are available in NYC, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.)
~ Flute lessons are available for Children and Adults of all ages and skill levels~
The Flute Makes for Happier, Healthier Kids!
Being a New Yorker and dealing with the city life can be rather stressful. Although kids are made to be active and have fun, even they can’t escape the mental stress and pressures of school life in the city that never sleeps. As a means to relieve this inevitable stress, parents encourage their children to learn music. Among the numerous musical instruments a child can learn, none benefit in reducing stress like playing the flute does. In fact, learning to play the flute can benefit your child in more ways than one; take a look.
A Healthy Respiratory for Years to Come!
Believe it or not, playing the flute can significantly strengthen your child’s respiratory system. With the amount of pollution our kids are exposed to today, as well as the increasing number of new health issues among young children, a strong respiratory is imperative. If you want your child to live a healthier and more stress-free lifestyle, the flute is your best bet.
Calming Sounds Equal Calmer Kids
Kids aged 5 and above are quite hyper. While there’s nothing wrong with being an energetic kid, there are certain times and occasions for which a sense of calmness is required in children. The flute arguably produces the most calming sounds when compared to other instruments. Through playing the flute, kids automatically begin a meditation process that leaves them feeling calm and content. Asking your child to sit in a quiet room with you and meditate is likely to fail miserably; therefore, the flute can act as a means of meditation for both, kids and parents!
A Self-Esteem Boost to Last a Lifetime
Kids instantly feel better about themselves as they develop a talent. Creating music by using their mouth and hands is a thrilling experience for young kids. It gives them a sense of independence and boosts their self-esteem in a significant way. It is a benefit that kids will carry with them for years to come and help them succeed in other endeavors.
HERE IS HOW THE MAGIC HAPPEN WITH WILLAN’S FLUTE LESSONS
Top Rated Faculties
All of our teachers hold a college degree in Music. We are not only professional musicians but also educators. We understand that each child learns differently, and therefore we customize a curriculum for each student so that every child can successfully learn their musical instrument.
Two Student Recitals
Every student gets TWO performance opportunities during a semester. We believe that performance is a great way to make practice more meaningful and enjoyable. It’s an opportunity to share with everyone what students have learned!
Practicing is the key to mastering an instrument, so we hold a “Practice Challenge” to motivate students to practice. Practice every day to earn the platinum award!
Listen-Along is our blog series. It’s a place for students, parents, and teachers to share their experience of musical discovery. We can learn together about the lives that inspired the music and hopefully leave feeling excited and empowered to learn more.
What Parents In NYC Say About Willan’s Flute Lessons
“I give full credit to the expert, kid-friendly, and always age-appropriate instruction she receives. The best thing about this school is the number one ideal: that the kids enjoy playing music… ”
> Karen, a mother of a 8 year old daughter
“…. my kids feel confident in their growing skills, play beautiful classic and contemporary songs, and have acquired concentration habits that will serve them well in the future, whatever the setting…”
> Yolanda, a mother of a 9 year old son and 5 year old daughter
“we’ve been very happy with the flexible and tailored approaches to teaching them music. As a practical matter, the option to have lessons taught at home, without any schlepping of instruments or kids, is worth its weight in gold…”
>Schuyler, a father of a 7 year old son and a 5 year old daughter
“Willan academy provides an extremely supportive environment for children of all ages to learn a musical instrument…”
Scott, a father of a 12 and 5 year old sons
“I can’t express with words what an amazing experience this has been for my son…The students learn very quickly in a no-pressure fun and hands on environment… I highly recommend this school for any family/children who might be exploring music classes…”
> Anthony, a father of a 9 year old son
Call Us Today To Book Your First Flute Lesson: (646) 838-3990
Doctor of Musical Arts
Manhattan School of Music
Master of Music
Manhattan School of Music
In-Studio Lessons Are Also Available
Flute lessons provide students individual instruction with one of Willan Academy’s faculty members and customize to the specific goals, needs and aspirations of each student regardless of experience or age. At Willan Academy of Music, we provide free consultation to identify and tailor to your specific needs. Private lesson students can participate in a variety of performance opportunities including recitals. We offer lessons for children (ages 4+) and adults. Flute lessons for kids are 30, 45 or 60 minutes.
We understand the difficulties involved in mastering a musical instrument; therefore, we ensure that kids are taught age appropriately and given enough time to learn and grasp each skill. This is a place for students to progressively develop their musical skills over a course of time. Talent over time we like to call it!
Student register for 16-weeks of lessons for Spring and Fall Semester. Any number of lessons during summer. Registration is open year-round. For any questions, contact us at 646-838-3990 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Trial lessons are also available.