About Me

Private Flute Lessons

Mary Larson Flute Studio, private flute lessons and flute choir located in Newtown, CT for more than ten years in a safe, appropriate and welcoming environment.


Experienced with on-line video lessons.


Flute instructor at Creative Music Center, Monroe, CT for more than ten years. 

Classroom Teaching

Music Teacher at the Housatonic Valley Waldorf School in Newtown, CT from 2009-2014: 

- general music teacher to grades 4-8.

- recorder ensemble teacher (soprano, alto and tenor) to grades 6-8.

- middle school choir director to grades 6-8 combined choir.

Performance

I am a versatile flutist and experienced performer in solo, chamber ensemble, orchestra and musical theater settings. Performance experience includes: Augusta Opera, Manhattan Chamber Orchestra, Wild Acres Festival for the Performing Arts, Lyric Opera, NYC, Ten Ten Players Chamber Opera, NYC, New Music Consort, NYC, Bronx Opera, Bronx Chamber Orchestra, Music at Trinity, New Arts 1214 Foundation, Newtown CT, New Jersey Choral  Society, CT Choral Society, Rabi-Warner Recital Series, Columbia University.

Education

Master of Music: Manhattan School of Music

Graduate Studies: San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Bachelor of Music: University of Minnesota
Major Teachers: Linda Chesis, Judith Mendenhall, Julius Baker, James Pellerite, Elaine Eagle.

Memberships

National Flute Association

NY Flute Club

CT Recorder Society 

Southern CT Camerata

American Baroque Singers