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On Playing the Flute

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? 

Practice, practice, practice!

As a professional flutist, Alison Young enjoyed a diverse music career as an orchestral principal, teacher, recording artist and concert soloist performing on five continents including, of course, New York City’s Carnegie Hall. 

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On Playing the Flute

Did you know that the flute is the oldest musical instrument – and likely the most popular? George Washington played the flute as well as Leonardo da Vinci,. A flute was even played by an astronaut at the Space Station. Learn more about the magical flute and hear its silvery tones played by flutist Alison Young. 

Watch Alison playing flute