Tomoka Raften

Contact: 336-500-7936 |


Location: Greensboro and Triangle area (currently online lessons only)

Availability: Currently accepting students, beginner through advanced

Education & Background:

M.M in Flute Performance: University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar, Germany

B.M. in Flute Performance: Kyoto City University of Arts, Japan

M.Ed. Northern Arizona University, U.S.A.

Background: I have over 20 years of experience as a professional flutist and as a devoted flute teacher in Japan, Germany, and the United States. I have performed numerous concerts as a soloist, chamber musician, and an orchestra player including with the National Theater Orchestra Weimar & the Osaka Symphony Orchestra.

Teacher Statement: I will consult with each student to carefully determine their goals and needs, and create lesson plans that best fit each student. I offer one free trial lesson and consultation for each prospective student.   

Specialties: Flute & piccolo lessons (traditional/Suzuki method), orchestra/band study, flute ensembles, chamber music, audition preparations