Emily Gurwitz

Emily Gurwitz is a private flute teacher and band clinician in San Antonio, Texas. She teaches private flute and piccolo music lessons to dedicated high school students, and her teaching philosophy is to empower students to learn to teach themselves and to never set limits on what they can achieve. She has had students in her flute/piccolo studio qualify for the TMEA All-State Bands thirty-two times, and many others have received Area/Region recognition. Read more about Mrs. Gurwitz.


January 2023 - Congratulations to our two students who qualified for the TMEA 6A high school All-State Band from Area E: 1st chair and 4th chair out of 24 Flutes! Mrs. Gurwitz has had students place in the 6A/5A All-State Bands thirty-two times.

August 2022 - Mrs. Gurwitz currently has limited openings available for motivated high school flute students for the 2022-2023 school year.  Please contact her for more information.

January 2022 - Congratulations to our three students who qualified for the TMEA high school All-State Band: 3rd chair 5A Piccolo, 14th chair 6A flute, and 1st chair 6A Piccolo! Mrs. Gurwitz has had thirty students place in the 6A/5A All-State Bands.

June 2020 - Mrs. Gurwitz is currently available to teach online flute lessons for the summer via Facetime/Zoom and accepts credit card payments. Read more about Flute Lessons and contact her for more information.

January 2020 - Congratulations to our six students who qualified for the TMEA high school Area Band. Also, congratulations to our entire flute studio for qualifiying for TMEA Region Band (in three Regions)!

September 2019 - Mrs. Gurwitz currently has a waiting list for flute lessons for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please contact Mrs. Gurwitz for more information.

January 2019 - Congratulations to our two flute students who qualified for the Texas All-State Band! 

Emily Gurwitz teaching a flute masterclass in San Antonio, Texas


Emily Gurwitz teaches high school students privately and in masterclasses to prepare for solo performances, music competitions, and college auditions.

Emily Gurwitz directing/clinicing a concert band


Emily Gurwitz is available for middle school and high school Region Band music clinics and concerts as well as UIL judging in and around the San Antonio, Texas area.

Emily Gurwitz leading a mock audition for high school students


To help prepare students for District, Region, Area, or All-State music auditions, Emily Gurwitz teaches masterclasses and mock auditions.