Allyson is a teaching artist, offering  flute lessons at any level, chamber coaching, and music theory tutoring! 

Allyson is also a freelance flutist in the Philadelphia area. Please contact with any inquiries!

Allyson

Starr:

Flutist

 
ABOUT ME

Allyson is 2021 graduate of Temple University's Boyer College of Music & Dance, where she earned a Bachelor's of Music in Flute Performance and Music Theory. She is currently working towards her Master's of Music in Music Theory degree at Temple University, where she works as a Teaching Assistant for undergraduate music theory courses. In 2022, Allyson was awarded the Dr. B. Stimson Carrow Tribute Award, recognizing her work as a pedagogue.

Allyson has performed with numerous ensembles, including: The Temple University Symphony Orchestra, Temple University Wind Symphony, Temple University New Music Ensemble, as well as with numerous chamber ensembles. She also frequently performs in the flute group, Philly Phlute Duo, which was named as a finalist in Temple University's annual Concerto Competition in 2019. 

In her extensive Music Theory studies, Allyson has conducted research on various topics. Her paper, "Slow Burns and Performance Practice: A Not-So Rapid Analysis of Jennifer Higdon's rapid.fire" was selected to be read at Temple University's 2021 Symposium for Undergraduate Research. As a composer, Allyson's works often venture into atonality. Her original composition, echoes for flute and bassoon, was performed at Temple University's Wind Symphony concert on November 13th, 2020.

 
TEACHING

Allyson offers half-hour or hour lessons for flutists of all ages! In these lessons, the student will learn/improve their flute abilities and develop a love of the instrument. 

Do you wish to have a deeper understanding of the music that you are playing? Allyson offers music theory lessons/tutoring to help students get ahead on their studies!

Do you have an existing chamber ensemble that is need of a coach? Allyson has notable experience in leading chamber rehearsals and offers her services as an ensemble coach. 

 

Allyson is open to teaching:

  • Flute students of any level

  • Ukelele students of the beginner–intermediate level

  • Piano students of the beginner level

  • Music theory/ ear-training students of any level

  • Chamber groups of any level

 

Allyson's approach to teaching is rooted in creating an individualized approach for each student. In doing so, she hopes to inspire a love of music.

Allyson is open to teaching in-person and virtually.

Please contact for specific rates.

 
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