Flute Academy

Academy faculty

 Thomas Robertello

Thomas Robertello was appointed associate professor of flute at the IU Jacobs School of Music in 1997. A former member of the Pittsburgh Symphony, The Cleveland Orchestra, and the National Symphony Orchestra, he has performed as guest principal flutist with the Chicago Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Dallas Symphony, Chicago Philharmonic, Louisiana Philharmonic, Houston Grand Opera, and Nashville Chamber Orchestra.

Residing in Bloomington, Indiana, Natalie Rossi is an active and dedicated flutist and educator. Natalie earned a Master of Music in Flute Performance from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in 2021 under the tutelage of Thomas Robertello. Prior to Jacobs, Natalie studied at Oakland University where she received her Bachelor of Music. Former teachers include Amanda Blaikie, Jeffery Zook, and Sharon Sparrow.

For more information about the course, please email musicsp@iu.edu.


May 6Summer classes begin
July 4Independence Day, no classes
July 24Flute Academy recital (Ford-Crawford Hall, 6:30 PM)
July 29Summer classes conclude

Summer semester

Monday, May 9 – Sunday, July 29, 2022 

Lesson plans 

  • 4 lessons: $168 
  • 8 lessons: $328 
  • 12 lessons: $480 

Please Note:

  • The scheduling of lessons will be handled individually with each instructor.
  • Lessons must be completed by July 29, 2022. 

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How to apply

  1. Application Process: To apply, complete the online registration form. Please remember your log-in credentials for later access to the order. The payment process may be completed with a credit-card or check following the instructions on the application. 
  2. Deadlines: The Flute Academy has a rolling registration 
  3. Non-Refundable Registration Fee: Please note, a Non-Refundable Registration Fee of $15 will be applied to the order for registration services. This is not included in the cost of tuition. 

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