Videos | Niall O’Riordan

Niall O’Riordan | Sit up! A balanced seated position

A short Feldenkrais Method lesson to help you discover a balanced position in sitting. The lesson highlights the important relationship between your head and pelvis. Visit Niall’s website. Niall’s audio learning programmes: Better Tone & Jaw Comfort for Flutists Vol 1 https://gumroad.com/l/EAIEn Breath & Balance for Flutists Vol 1 https://gumroad.com/l/Vwhrg… Read more »

Niall O’Riordan | Getting a better low C on the flute

This clip addresses hand position as taught by Sir James Galway which facilitates getting a good low C on the flute. Visit Niall’s website. Niall’s audio learning programmes: Better Tone & Jaw Comfort for Flutists Vol 1 https://gumroad.com/l/EAIEn Breath & Balance for Flutists Vol 1 https://gumroad.com/l/Vwhrg  

Niall O’Riordan | Scale ideas: F major

When we play a one octave major scale in quavers or semiquavers the last note does not land on a strong beat leaving it feeling a little strange. Going the the next note up fits the pattern much better. Visit Niall’s website. Niall’s audio learning programmes: Better Tone & Jaw… Read more »

Niall O’Riordan | Good, better, best: improve your tone

A short tip to help you get the most from De la Sonorité by Moyse. Visit Niall’s website. Niall’s audio learning programmes: Better Tone & Jaw Comfort for Flutists Vol 1 https://gumroad.com/l/EAIEn Breath & Balance for Flutists Vol 1 https://gumroad.com/l/Vwhrg  

Niall O’Riordan | Comfortable shoulders & upper back for flute players

A short Feldenkrais Method lesson to help you discover more comfort playing the flute. This lesson addresses particularly the shoulders and upper back. It will also help you find a more balanced standing position.