For large flute ensemble (2 piccolos, 4 C flutes, 2 altos, 2 basses & 1 contrabass). Score & parts. To mark its 50th anniversary, the Flute Society of Washington commissioned Daniel Dorff to compose a celebratory work for large flute ensemble, to premiere en masse at its 2016 convention. Dorff responded with Fireworks, a 5-minute dazzler scored for 2 piccolos, 4 C flutes, 2 altos, 2 basses, and 1 contrabass. In describing performance of Fireworks, Dorff says: "Real pyrotechnic fireworks typically...
Sir James Galway first came upon Gilbert and Sullivan's wonderful operettas while playing with Sadler's Wells Opera orchestra, which later became the English National Opera. His fondness for good tunes, with which the G&S operettas abound, led to this collection, created with longtime collaborator and arranger David Overton. The Gilbert and Sullivan arrangements are divided into separate albums, as some of the songs are best suited to solo flute and piano, some for two flutes and piano, and some ...
20th Century: Tonal. Three movements include: Waltz; Adagio; Allegro con brio. Third movement is a challenge for an ensemble to put together with interweaving parts and strong tutti double tonguing sections. Piece won the flute choir composition competition by the Flute Society of Washington, DC. For nine parts: 2 piccolos, 4 flutes, 2 alto flutes, 1 bass flute. -AP
Category: Flute Choirs Item: 058614 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $54.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours
Movements portay events that would take place during a new millennium: Vistas; Regenesis; Trials & Tribulations; Renewal; The New Frontier. Composed for quartet piccolo & 3 C flutes, yet includes parts to expand to quintet, sextet, septet, octet & nonet. As the other instruments are added, they are used to expand the harmonic structure and/or introduce new countermelodies. Part 1 - piccolo; Part 2 - flute; Part 3 - flute; Part 4 - flute; Part 5 - flute; Part 6 - alto or C flute, Part 7 - alto ...
Four Gaelic movements with exciting and moving melodies. As the composer states: "Gaelic country style is rowdy, raw, and rambunctious when fast, achingly personal when slow." A fun favorite for high school students and professionals alike. Movements include: Ros Bothan (Rose Cottage); A Ceile Teagamhach (The Doubtful Wife); Loch Solas (Lake Solace); Gearr Riomball (Describe a Circle). For 4 C flutes of flute choir. -AP
Category: Flute Choirs Item: 047820 Grade: Grade 5 - Early Advanced Price: $24.00 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
Some contrasting rhythms, interweaving melodic lines and meter changes make this a more challenging piece to put together. Arranged for solo flute quartet and flute ensemble. Both C flute parts in solo quartet double on piccolo. Flute ensemble consists of two SSAB choirs. 2nd C flute parts require B foot. -AP
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Category: Flute Choirs Item: 074769 Grade: Grade 6 - Advanced Price: $44.95 Availability: Usually Ships in 24 Hours