"Whether are you looking to excel in graded music exams; improve your current flute and musical ability or simply looking to learn the flute from scratch and play your favourite tunes, I will show you a fun and methodical approach to raise your flute game."
Singapore-based award-winning flutist, composer, educator and recording artist, Rit Xu has emerged as a leading light of his generation and is slowly gaining international recognition for his lyrical, thoughtful and introspective musical voice on the flute. An honours graduate from the prestigious Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music of the National University of Singapore, his passionate, wholehearted and at times highly energetic performances has won the admiration of fans as well as fellow musicians worldwide. In 2014, Rit was recognized for his finesse as a flutist and improviser by being named winner of the NFA Jazz Artist Competition; the first Southeast Asian to win a solo jazz competition in the United States.
As a passionate music educator, Rit Xu has been teaching the fundamental to finer points of flute-playing since 2008. Since founding flutelessons.sg in 2016, he made it his mission to turn out as many students that have the same love for music and flute as he does. Equipped with both theoretical knowledge as well as real-world musical experiences across a range of genres, numerous of his past and and present students have aced through Graded Examination and enjoying a life in music as aspiring professionals or aficionados.
Rit Xu in the news :
http://www.zaobao.com.sg/news/fukan/arts/story20170119-715275 (2017, Mandarin)
http://newshub.nus.edu.sg/news/1207/PDF/BLOOD-st-9jul-pC3.pdf (2012, English)