Professional flutist Joan Sparks offers masterclasses, clinics, and specialized training which incorporate her knowledge of breathing for music performance with her experiences as a competitive swimmer and swim coach. Sessions range from private consultation, to masterclasses for musicians, to training sessions for class room teachers, and demonstrations for sports teams and parent committees. As an Authorized PowerLung Trainer and Clinician I can customize programs to include PowerLung or create a customized PowerLung training program to help you meet your goals. The material is presented in a clear, practical and easy-to-implement style.
Joan Sparks is a nationally recognized clinician, who is known for energetic, informative and fun presentations. Clinics are available for middle school, high school, and college students. Topics include: anatomy of the flute, assembly and disassembly of the flute, tone production, intonation, breath control and articulation, among a few. When requested, Ms Sparks will provide instruments for trial, and will be available for individual trial appointments after a class has been presented.