Mrs. Flygstad earned her Masters in Music Performance from Northwestern University, where┬áshe studied flute and piccolo with Walfrid Kujala. Flygstad received her B.M.M.E from the University of Kentucky and studied with Gordon Cole. In January of 2007, she won First Prize in the Flute Society of Kentucky Young Artist Competition. Currently, she teaches applied flute at┬áCentre College and Georgetown College as well as individual students in Danville, Georgetown, Lawrenceburg, and Louisville. She performs in┬áweddings and also substitutes in the Louisville Orchestra and the Lexington Philharmonic. She is a member of the National Flute Association, Louisville Musicians Union, Flute Society of Kentucky, and Kentucky Music Educators Association.