*WINNER, NFA Best Flute Method 2015*Baroque Flute Studies
by leading authority on historical performance practice, Elizabeth Walker, presents a 'through the keys' approach to baroque flute technique, with the chapters exploring the characteristic colours of each key. As well as tone exercises, studies, solos, duets and trios, the book includes fingering and trill fingering charts, a chapter on ornamentation, and orchestral excerpts in each key, including most of the regularly encountered J.S. Bach repertoire. This book is an indispensable resource for baroque flautists as well as being a useful study book for modern flautists wishing to further explore the baroque flute repertoire.
Grading: 5 to 9
Author: Walker, E.
Instrumentation: Baroque Flute