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Hi i just got my first Flute Its closed holed and Need help blowing over It... The sound I get sounds airy not crisp and clear! I would like some help with this area thanks!
Just practice blowing into your flute mouth peicse until you get use to it. The souds will change when you have been practicing it for awhile.
How long have you had the flute now?
Less than a week
it takes time i still have my days after 37 years dont 't give up it will come
You've just started, don't worry if your sound is not clear. As Mark sais, it takes time. Practice every day and you'll see good results. Do you have a teacher?
Right now My teacher are videos I find on youtube on how play the flue...
Just to repeat what everyone has said, its normal to sound airy at first. It means your embouchure is letting some air escape but don't worry too much. At this point, I wouldn't try to change the sound specifically, just listen. Listen to the difference in how you sound at the start of a practice session and the end and just note how your sound changes throughout the day. Some days, when I first pull out the flute I am not very happy with my tone but if I play warm-ups for a while then take a break and start again, my tone is always better. And listen to other flute players. Just listening to flute tones you like will have some impact on your own playing although you may not notice right away. Sorry there isn't a faster quick fix answer!
Thats ok Thank you all for replying to my question!!!
Watch this video, it might help.
It's part one of a whole series of classes by Sir James Galway.
Sir James Galway This link was supposed to be in that post ^
Its a link to a You Tube video of Sir James Galway giving a master class, the first part of a series. This one is on Embouchure.