Alto & Bass Recommendations

Alto Flute Method


In Boulder or via Skype

Take lessons from world-renowned flutist Chris Potter—a dynamic, passionate flute instructor—shown here with Sir James Galway and Lady Galway.


Gift Certificates available!

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Alto and Bass Flute Retreat

Educational & Fun

The 12th Annual Alto and Bass Flute Retreats: Chamber Music, will be held June 1-4 in Asheville, North Carolina and June 16-19 in Boulder Colorado.

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Books & CDs

by Chris Potter


Tres Ratoncitos Ciegos (Three Blind Mice) for flute choir was premiered at the Chicago NFA convention! Find this and other award-winning books with detailed product info, page samples and select recordings.

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Chris Potter Bass Flute Sculpture

I’m Chris Potter—a Boulder, CO flute teacher, international performer, and low-flutes expert. Here, you’ll find information about flute lessons (c flute, alto flute, bass flute, and piccolo) in my Boulder Flute Studio or via Skype. You’ll also find alto flute and bass flute music, resources, and events. Welcome!

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Skype Lessons

Expertise comes to you

World Record Low FlutesWith the help of technology, you can take flute lessons with Chris Potter no matter where you live. For students 18 and older using a good Internet connection and Skype (a free online video calling service), you can take flute lessons from a leading flute instructor from where ever you live.

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Retreat Information

Now Available

Since 2004, Chris Potter’s Alto & Bass Flute Retreat has drawn flutists from all over the US. The 2016 Retreats in Boulder, CO and Asheville, NC  will include trios, quartets, quintets and larger ensembles, coaching sessions, workshops on Intonation (Boulder), Vibrato (Asheville), Tone Development, and a public performance.

Retreat Info