New Article! – Start Teaching Your Students Body Mapping

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in article - featured, Articles | No Comments

Ruth Kasckow – Body Mapping CMT Fall 2016 Start Teaching Your Students Body Mapping appeared in most recent California Music Teacher Journal, the quarterly publication by the Music Teachers Association of California (MTAC)

Finding the Right Flute Teacher

Posted by on Jan 30, 2014 in Articles | No Comments

Written by Ruth Kasckow, flute teacher in La Canada and Pasadena Finding the Right Flute Teacher  Finding the right flute teacher that fits your needs and goals is important for all flutists no matter what age or level.  A good teacher knows how to teach skills and also knows how to nurture and inspire students […]

Body Mapping-My Story

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Articles | No Comments

As a flutist I always accepted that I would feel pain in my neck and shoulders. It just seemed the price I needed to pay in order to play music. When I took some time off during vacations the pain would subside, but as soon as I started playing again it would start. There was […]

Body Mapping: Reduce Injury and improve performance by changing your mind’s perception

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Articles | No Comments

This is an article I wrote which was published in the September 2013 edition of the Overture, Los Angeles Local 47 Music Union. Body Mapping Reduce injury and improve performance by changing your mind’s perception BY RUTH KASCKOW Just like athletes and dancers, musicians move for a living, the only difference being that musicians’ movements are […]

Body Mapping: How to Improve the Quality of Your Movement in Your Playing and Singing

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This is an article I wrote which was published in the October 2013 edition of the Overture, Local 47 Musicians Union, Los Angeles Body Mapping: How to improve the quality of your movement in your playing and singing OCTOBER 2013 BY RUTH KASCKOW Editor’s Note: This article is continued from Kasckow’s article “Body Mapping: Reduce injury and […]