Teaches Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone
'Teaching music is not my main purpose. I want to make good citizens. If children hear fine music from the day of their birth and learn to play it, they develop sensitivity, discipline and endurance. They get a beautiful heart.'
― Shinichi Suzuki
Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone
St. Louis Philharmonic, Gateway Festival Orchestra
MM in Flute Performance from UMKC, BA in Music from Principia College
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Orchestral, Chamber Music, Band, Flute Choir, Musical Theatre, Classical, Jazz
St Louis Philharmonic Orchestra (Principal Flutist), Gateway Festival Orchestra (Principal Flutist)
Classical, Jazz, Suzuki, Kodaly
Band Director, Choir Director, General Music Teacher, 10+ years
About Maggie McCallie
Maggie McCallie currently performs as principal flutist with the St. Louis Philharmonic and the Gateway Festival Orchestra, and is an active member of a clarinet quintet. She performs throughout the St. Louis community in a variety of venues on flute, clarinet, and saxophone.
A nationally certified Kodály educator, Maggie taught for over ten years as a preschool and elementary music teacher, band director, and middle school choir director. Previously, she served on the faculty at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville as a Suzuki flute instructor. Maggie is certified in Suzuki flute books one and two, and received tone development training from Toshio Takahashi, founder and author of the Suzuki Flute Method.
Maggie holds a BA in Music from Principia College and a MM in Flute Performance from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She earned her Kodály certification from the University of Central Missouri.