flautist flautist

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who plays the flute

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It's kind of like isolating the role a single flute plays in a symphony by eliminating all the flautist's notes from the score.
  2. They approached Composer Lamar Stringfield, a native Carolinian flautist teaching in the University music department.

News

  • Jerry Vivino and the LA/NY Jazz Trio: Half Moon Bay, CA, June 9, 2013

    Three top-flight jazz musicians—saxophonist/flautist Jerry Vivino Jerry Vivino (soprano, tenor, and baritone), the ever-inspiring pianist Mitchel Forman Mitchel Forman b.1956 piano and stand-up bassist Kevin Axt Kevin Axt (touted as being Los Angeles' busiest bassist)—presented themselves on a breezy, sunny afternoon at the Bach Dancing and Dynamite Society, aka the Douglas Beach House.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: All About Jazz

Quotes

  1. "Union minister Farooq Abdullah will grace the occasion as chief guest on August 28. The annual Pune Festival awards will be presented the same evening to veteran flautist Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, singer Mubarak Begum, scientist Jayant Narlikar...
    on Aug 1, 2009 By: Suresh Kalmadi Source: Times of India

  2. "The band has always played really well for me, even under absolutely sh-- conditions," McConnell said. "Like (late alto saxist/flautist) Moe Koffman, who had 100 times the money that I had and played like an angel for me until he died. And...
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Rob McConnell Source: Toronto Star

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