Category: Flute Ensemble Music

  • Five sensational flute works by Philippe Gaubert.

    Five sensational flute works by Philippe Gaubert.

    Playing any music by Philippe Gaubert is a most wonderful experience so why not explore these less familiar works which are a flute players dream! edited and compiled by Amy Porter: Treasures for Flute and Piano by Philippe Gaubert This book is a comprehensive collection of Gaubert’s shorter pieces for flute and piano. While the…

  • Five showstoppers for four flutes!

    Five showstoppers for four flutes!

    Playing flute quartets is a great idea and if you choose these spectacular pieces you’ll have just so much fun! Gary Schocker: Coffee Nerves for Four C Flutes This quartet is fast and furious, and will result in a breathtaking display of virtuoso flute playing. It’s great fun to play, sounds amazing and your audience…

  • Five glorious Trio Sonatas to savour!

    Five glorious Trio Sonatas to savour!

    Trio Sonatas are so versatile so find some friends and play classic music by some of the greatest composers of their day. GF Handel: Three Trio Sonatas Op 5 for two flutes and basso continuo. The three trio sonatas in this bumper volume are all very different with combinations and numbers of movements varying between…

  • Five Brilliant Books for Busking at Christmas

    Five Brilliant Books for Busking at Christmas

    Christmas is the perfect time of year for busking: classic Christmas songs and carols are sure to warm the hearts of every passerby. Tchaikovsky arranged Jennifer Seubel: Nutcracker Suite for Two Flutes Nutcracker Duets is spectacular crowd-pleaser for any Christmas event. The virtuosity of the flute parts will ‘wow’ audiences, while also providing tunes that…

  • Five Christmas flute pieces with a twist!

    Five Christmas flute pieces with a twist!

    Spice up your festive offerings with these quirky pieces which are sure to bring joy to the world! Simon Desorgher: Coventry Carol Variations for Flute Ensemble This unusual version of the Coventry Carol is certainly different. Simon Desorgher has used each variation to highlight a different alternative technique. Double trills in Lully Lullay and Woe…

  • Five enchanting Flute Trios

    Five enchanting Flute Trios

    Playing flute trios is an absolute delight, especially when the music is as incredible as this. Don’t miss out—pick up your flute and give them a try. Laszlo Zempleni: Trio for Flutes This great flute trio by the Hungarian composer Laszlo Zempleni is really good. The opening Allegro is full of life and energy, the…

  • Five pieces for Two Flutes and Piano that will make you smile.

    Five pieces for Two Flutes and Piano that will make you smile.

    Playing music for two flutes and piano is a real treat and here are five of the best. Johannes Brahms arranged William Bennett: Sixteen Waltzes Op 39 for Two Flutes and Piano This book is wonderful. Eight familiar Brahms waltzes have been arranged as only Wibb can, with tonal colour being really important throughout. The…

  • Five celebratory flute choir works fit for a King!

    Get ready for the Coronation with these great arrangements which will add splendour to any occasion. God Save the King! arranged for Flute Ensemble by Alfie Pugh Think how many times you could use this great arrangement of the National Anthem. It fits every situation as it works with or without alto flute and with…

  • 5 lovely flute pieces to welcome in Spring!

    Banish the grey of Winter with these sparkling works guaranteed to bring out the sunshine! Gary Schocker: Springsongs for Flute and Piano These five short pieces are all very appealing. Bathing the flute in spring sunshine, the’ Allegro amiable’ and ‘Light and airy’ are charming while the Allegretto is a little more dramatic. There is…

  • 5 Great Flute Ensemble Pieces for a Summer Concert

    5 Great Flute Ensemble Pieces for a Summer Concert

    Inspire your flute choir with these gorgeous arrangements designed to capture the essence of Summer.