Verne Q. Powell Flutes has launched a new website with expanded features and functionality.Verne Q. Powell Flutes has launched a new website with expanded features and functionality. Visitors to will now be able to find information and request services quickly and easily through the interactive format. The site is designed with several new sections that offer flutists multiple gateways into the Powell Community, including the Repair Doctor, Q Club, VQP Shop, and Powell Academy. With several social media channels, the website also provides links to the company's associated Facebook pages, Twitter feeds, and You Tube channel. The Powell Academy is the educational section of the site, providing flutists with direct access to master teachers currently playing Powell. Through the Academy, flutists may schedule lessons with the master teachers, request to host a local event, read articles and view videos on flute and piccolo techniques. Recordings are available for download in the Recording Studio, which includes new releases and some discontinued recordings available only through

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