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Joanna Tse













































About Joanna Tse

Professional flute player who is known for her YouTube channel JustAnotherFlutist. She provides advice in the form of educational vlogs for aspiring musicians.


Early life

She created her YouTube channel in June 2010. She graduated from the University of British Columbia with an undergraduate degree in Flute Performance. She obtained a Master s Degree in flute performance from San Francisco State University.


Trivia

Her JustAnotherFlutist channel has amassed more than 40,000 subscribers. She has lectured at the University of British Columbia on her success as an educational YouTuber.


Family of Joanna Tse

She was born and raised in Canada.


Close associates of Joanna Tse

She has said that Kevin Wu s YouTube channel Kevjumba inspired her to create her own.





















Eugenia Zukerman













































About Eugenia Zukerman

Internationally acclaimed flautist and director of the Bravo! Vail music festival. She performed with such world-famous orchestras as the National Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the English Chamber Orchestra.


Early life

After studying English for a time at Barnard College, she transferred to the prestigious Juilliard School to study flute with Julius Baker.


Trivia

She was the 1970 winner of the Young Concert Artists International Auditions.


Family of Eugenia Zukerman

She married violin virtuoso Pinchas Zukerman and raised two daughters: Natalia (a folk musician) and Arianna (an opera singer).


Close associates of Eugenia Zukerman

She and her contemporary Paula Robison both had successful careers as flute players.





















Leo Rojas













































About Leo Rojas

Professional panflutist who is best recognized for having competed on the fifth season of the German edition of America s Got Talent, Das Supertalent. He is also known for having released the hit singles “The Lonely Shepherd”, “El Condor Pasa”, and “Nature Spirits”. 


Early life

After busking and performing on the streets for several years, he auditioned for the fifth season of Das Supertalent in 2011. That same year he released his first single “The Lonely Shepherd”. In 2012, he released his debut album Spirit of the Hawk. 


Trivia

He is known for having won the Das Supertalent competition and as a result, his winning son was ranked at number 48 on the German sales charts during the week of Christmas in 2011. 


Family of Leo Rojas

He was reunited with his mother from Ecuador on an episode of Das Supertalent. 


Close associates of Leo Rojas

His album Spirit of the Hawk was produced by Dieter Bohlen. 





















 

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Nicole Mitchell













































About Nicole Mitchell

Jazz flautist famous for critically-acclaimed releases like 2008 s “Xenogenesis Suite” and 2013 s “Aquarius.” She is also the former President of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians and is the first female president in the organization s history.


Early life

She lived in Syracuse, New York until she was eight.


Trivia

She was named the Rising Star among flautists by Down Beat Magazine six consecutive years from 2004 to 2009.


Family of Nicole Mitchell

She got married in July 2011. She has two brothers.


Close associates of Nicole Mitchell

She collaborated with drummer Hamid Drake frequently during the mid-to-late 90s.





















 

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Bud Shank













































About Bud Shank

Flautist who performed the alto flute solo on The Mamas & The Papas song “California Dreamin .” He was also a member of the Innovations in Modern Music Orchestra, led by Stan Kenton.


Early life

He was initiated into the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity while attending University of North Carolina.


Trivia

He worked with Charlie Barnet in the 1940s and also performed regularly with The L.A. Four.


Family of Bud Shank

He was married to his wife Linda Shank until his death.


Close associates of Bud Shank

He collaborated with Ravi Shankar in the 1960s.





















 

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