Retail Manager - N
Joined in
2018
Current Projects

Houston Pride Band, Houston Flute Club

Education

San Jacinto College, Texas School of Business, J. Frank Dobie High School

Current Band(s)/Gig(s)

Houston Pride Band

Musical Interests

orchestral music, Classical Jazz, Claude Bolling, Jean Pierre Rampal

Favorite Bands

Lady Gaga, Pavement, Stephen Malkmus, She and Him

Expertise

Flutes & Piccolos, Recorders, Woodwinds, Woodwind Accessories

Specialties / Genres Taught

Flute, Piccolo, music theory, recorder

Areas of Instruction

Flute, Piccolo, Music Theory

Levels Taught

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Favorite Instruments

Flute, Piccolo, recorder, oboe, english horn, acoustic guitar, Theremin

Performance Experience

Houston Symphonic Band, Shimmer Flute Ensemble, Celestial Flute Ensemble, Clear Lake Symphony, Houston Pride Band, Pearland Community Band, San Jacinto College Band, Community College All-State Band

Nicholas

Retail Manager - N

"Playing the flute is like writing a book. You're telling what's in your heart....It's easier to play if it's right from your heart. You get the tone and the fingers will follow."

                                                              -Eddie Cahill

 

About Me

   As the store manager and flute sales specialist, Nicholas has  over 20 years of musical, retail, and customer service experience. Nicholas has been studying flute, piccolo and music since he was 9 and has studied privately with notable local teachers such as Maria Parker, Norma Williams, and Antonia Rogers as well as studied extensively with flute professor and musicologist, Lynn Brandt of San Jacinto College. His past performances include concert cycles with the Houston Symphonic band, Pearland Community Band, Shimmer Flute Ensemble, substituting with the Clear Lake Symphony, and playing with the community college All-State Band in 2012 as their solo piccolo player. He currently is a member of the Houston Flute Club and plays flute and piccolo with the Houston Pride Band. Along with studying privately Nicholas has played for several well-known flutist in master classes and privately like Peggy Russell, Jennifer Keeney, Daniel Alexander, Nicole Esposito and Julee Kim Walker. While working and playing throughout the years, Nicholas has found the time to a earn a certificate as a medical office specialist  as well as an Associate degree in music and general studies from San Jacinto college. Active in the houston flute community, Nicholas enjoys  performing and  teaching music to people of all ages. Feel free to give us a call or send us an email if you have questions he could answer for you.

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