Rachel Howie Flute

Rachel Howie is an accomplished performer and experienced flute teacher. She has performed with the Sydney Symphony, Tasmanian Symphony and Queensland Symphony orchestras. In 2018, she was selected as the Sydney Symphony’s ‘flute fellow’. She has been principal flute of the Australian Youth Orchestra and the Canberra Youth Orchestra, with whom she performed as a concerto soloist.

Having studied with some of the world’s leading flute teachers, Rachel has a wealth of knowledge to draw on in her teaching. She completed a Masters in Music at Sydney Conservatorium with Emma Sholl, intensive studies with Trevor Wye in the UK and a Bachelor of Music (First Class Honours) with Vernon Hill and Virginia Taylor. She has also participated in masterclasses with renowned teachers in the UK, The Netherlands, Austria and Canada.

Rachel tailors her lessons to suit each individual student’s needs and personality. She enjoys helping students work towards their full potential, but above all aims to foster a life-long love of music.

Rachel Howie is an accomplished performer and experienced flute teacher. She has performed with the Sydney Symphony, Tasmanian Symphony and Queensland Symphony orchestras. In 2018, she was selected as the Sydney Symphony’s ‘flute fellow’. She has been principal flute of the Australian Youth Orchestra and the Canberra Youth Orchestra, with whom she performed as a concerto soloist.

A passionate teacher, Rachel has taught at several schools in Sydney. She currently tutors in flute and directs the flute ensemble at Ascham school. Her students have received high distinctions and distinctions in AMEB exams.

Having studied with some of the world’s leading flute teachers, Rachel has a wealth of knowledge to draw on in her teaching. She completed a Masters in Music at Sydney Conservatorium with Emma Sholl, intensive studies with Trevor Wye in the UK and a Bachelor of Music (First Class Honours) with Vernon Hill and Virginia Taylor. She has also participated in masterclasses with renowned teachers in the UK, The Netherlands, Austria and Canada.

Rachel tailors her lessons to suit each individual student’s needs and personality. She enjoys helping students work towards their full potential, but above all aims to foster a life-long love of music.

To read more about Rachel’s experience as a SSO Fellow click here: https://www.sydneysymphony.com/learning-and-engagement/emerging-artists/sso-fellowship

Current Teaching Date: Wednesday