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Reflections | Leone Buyse, Flute
Bt_movie_not_in_use Audition preparation requires planning 00h:00m:00s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Learning orchestral excerpts should begin during high school 00h:00m:07s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Understanding the context from which an excerpt is taken (i.e. score study!) 00h:00m:22s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Knowing the historic and stylistic context of the piece of music being played 00h:00m:40s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Mental preparation: Importance of visualization and positive affirmation 00h:01m:02s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Health considerations for auditioning: nutrition and sleep 00h:01m:58s


Professor Leone Buyse talks about audition preparation from musical, technical, physical and psychological perspectives

Instruments:
Flute



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Leone Buyse
Flute

Leone Buyse is currently the Mullen Professor of Flute at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music. In 1993 she relinquished her position with the Boston Symphony Orchestra to pursue a more active teaching and solo career after 22 years as an orchestral musician. Ms. Buyse was acting principal flutist of the BSO during her last three years, and she had been invited by Seiji Ozawa to join the orchestra in 1983 as assistant principal flutist and principal flutist of the Boston Pops. She previously served as assistant principal flutist of the San Francisco Symphony and played solo piccolo and second flute with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. Ms. Buys is a native of Ithaca, New York, and she graduated with distinction from the Eastman School of Music, where she was a student of Joseph Mariano. Awarded a Fulbright grant, she subsequently studied in France with Michel Debost, Jean-Pierre Rampal, and Marcel Moyse.