Urban art pop flute duo Flutronix are cultural trend-setters "_redefining the flute and modernizing its sound by hauling it squarely into the world of popular music" (MTV Iggy). Written for a quintet of four flutes and alto flute, Flock was inspired by minimalist composer Steve Reich's Vermont Counterpoint, a tour de force for multiple flutes. The flutes in Flock represent the flight pattern of a flurry of birds, which move in and out of chaos, harmony and tight togetherness through use of polyr...
21st Century (2014). Flashy and fun! All players really get to "wiggle their fingers" with this exciting original composition. Short scale passages are passed between players and everyone gets the chance at both the melodic lines and playing the supporting role. This is an excellent piece for concert or contest use. -the publisher
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 103987 Grade: Advanced Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Composed for quartet of piccolo, 2 C flutes & alto, yet includes parts to expand to quintet. Part 1 - piccolo; Part 2 - flute; Part 3 - flute; Part 4 - alto of C flute; Part 5 - bass or C flute. Duration: 2'30"
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 065974 Grade: Grade 3 - Early Intermediate Price: $19.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
For 2 piccolos and 3 C flutes. This Concerto by Johann Valentin Rathgeber was originally written for two trumpets and strings. This work is not unlike the double Trumpet Concerto of Vivaldi with the two outer movements full of imitation and rhythmic interest. This arrangement features duetting piccolos accompanied by 3 flutes. -the publisher
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 114829 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $20.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Originally arranged for flute quintet containing SSSAB or SSAAB. Richard McHenry has also adapted that arrangement for flute choir with a modified part for Flute III, optional Flute IV, & bassoon/cello substitute part for Bass flute. "The flute choir version can be performed with all performers playing at all times, or four soloists may be featured (Flutes I, II, III & Alto) by following the 'Solo' & 'Tutti' markings in the parts." -the Arranger. Arrangement stays true to Rossini's original com...
"Cielito Lindo" is a popular traditional song of Mexico and is often sung by tenors on opera aria concerts or as an encore. In this arrangement, the melody is found in several parts. This is a great audience pleaser. For 5 C flutes. -the publisher
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 114802 Grade: Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Christmas. This piece was written in the thirteenth Century by an unknown composer. It was set as a single melodic line as many Gregorian chants were constructed. Lush, modern harmonies have been added to make it the popular Christmas piece it is today. There is a featured player in this arrangement and first states the melody alone. This is to emulate the call and response between a soloist and congregation at a church service. -the publisher
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 113056 Grade: Intermediate Price: $15.00 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Dedicated to the Long Island Flute Club with special thanks to consulting editor Debra Schild, this collection has been carefully selected and arranged to fit the needs of grade 4 flute quartets. The optional Alto Flute part can be used in place of the 4th Flute part, making the set equally ideal for flute quartets and choirs. Contents: • Bagatelle (Beethoven) • Dance (from Samson and Delilah) (Saint-Sa‰ns) • Fugue VII (from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2) ...
These four short compositions are authentic expressions of "old" Japan. This arrangement attempts to recreate the sounds of traditional Japanese instruments, particularly the shakuhachi and the koto, as well as the Japanese flutes. Movements include: Kuroda Bushi; The Girl of Shonai; Soran Bushi; Kusatsu Bushi. Includes score and C flute version of the alto part.
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 069257 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $19.95 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
"The Spring" from Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" arranged for solo with quartet. Flute solo part has challenging phrasing which require both excellent technique and double-tonguing. Includes score. Duration: 10' -AP
Category: Flute Quintets Item: 069428 Grade: Grade 4 - Intermediate Price: $41.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours