Body Mapping is a fun way to explore how your joints and muscles work when you play an instrument so that you can play more comfortably without pain and with freer and fuller breaths.

LEA PEARSON‘s book, Body Mapping for Flutists: What Every Flute Teacher Needs to Know About the Body has received extensive praise from teachers and students alike, and has been translated into Chinese and Japanese. Lea was a 1998 Fulbright Scholar at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki, where she studied with Liisa Ruoho. Formerly a performer with the South Bend Symphony, she holds a B.A. degree from Hampshire College, an M.A. from Stanford University and a D.M.A. from Ohio State University. Her teachers have included Katherine Borst Jones, Frances Blaisdell and Doriot Anthony Dwyer. Lea is a licensed Andover Educator, presenting Body Mapping workshops and masterclasses worldwide.