Private Flute Lessons in Austin

"If I can do it, anybody can do it."

   After completing his education in Amsterdam, Thomas incorporates the teaching style derived from the rich Northern European classical music tradition. Rooted in this tradition is the belief that music education should be grounded in comprehensive knowledge encompassing stylistic nuances, technical proficiency, and artistic expression. This exemplary approach to teaching resonates with students across the spectrum, from driven high school students to inquisitive adult amateurs.

2023-24 Lesson Rates

$60 for an hour

$50 for 45 minutes 

$40 for half an hour

   Thomas, in his capacity as a teacher, resembles a travel agent, offering valuable guidance to students on their individual "flute journey." As a result, the lesson structure is tailored to suit each student's personal goals. With extensive experience instructing individuals of various backgrounds, including children, high school students, pre-college division music majors, college students, and adult amateurs, Thomas has successfully assisted students who have played the flute in school and community orchestras, churches, or simply for their own personal enjoyment.

    Having grown up in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area, Thomas possesses a deep understanding of the Texas music education landscape. He served as the principal flutist of the Fort Worth Youth Orchestra from 2005 to 2007, where he honed his musical skills. Thomas's accomplishments include winning the soloist and high school masterclass competitions of the Texas Flute Society in 2006. Furthermore, he had the privilege of being a member of the National Flute Association's National High School Flute Choir from 2005 to 2007, showcasing his talent on a national platform.