Yamaha Performing Flute/Piccolo Artist and Clinician Tracy Harris is a dedicated soloist, chamber musician, flute clinician, author and adjudicator for national/international competitions, and is the flute professor at the College of the Sequoias. Members of her international studio have won national and international competitions.
Tracy Harris offers Flute Lessons online, as well as at her private studio in Exeter, CA. She is the master teacher for the Central Valley Flute Academy, and she is the Director of the Central Valley Music Academy, which offers instruction to students of all ages in Flute, Piano, and Harp.
Performing internationally, Ms. Harris gives numerous solo performances, chamber recitals, clinics, flute boots, and master classes. She has soloed with internationally known artists and symphony orchestras and has recorded for Disney studios and PBS television.
Tracy Harris is the Artistic Director/Founder of the "Tracy Harris Flute Boot Clinics" which help over 1000 flutists each year, the author of "The Flute Boot Camp Manual - A Universal Guide to Flute and Piccolo" (Recipient of the Editor's Choice award), "The Lyric Flutist" , and her own alternate fingering and trill charts - all published by Wingert-Jones.
Ms Harris has presented nationally at NAFME, TMEA, NYSSMA, NFA, SCSBOA, CASMEC and many more. Ms. Harris records on the Elite Source Label and her latest CD's "Eklectick" and "The Lyric Flutist' recorded with her duo partner Svetlana Rudikova-Harris have won critical acclaim and feature new arrangements written by herself and Dr. Todd Harris. Ms. Harris attended The New England Conservatory of Music, UCSB and The Music Academy of the West. Her teachers included; Julius Baker, Claude Monteux, Jim Walker and Jill Felber. Read more here.