Biography of Zdenek Fibich (1850-1900)

Born in Scheboritz near Tschaslau
Piano lessons from his mother and at the Prague music education
Education at Leipzig conservatory
Piano teacher in Paris
Lessons in Mannheim from Vinzenz Lachner
Private teacher and composer in Prague
Dies in Prague

Sheet music for flute:

Poéme - aus der Idylle op. 39 (Des-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
edition on amazonCD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei
(flute, oboe, clarinet in H flat, bassoon, horn in F)
Schott Verlag, ED 20344
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Lento
Parts and score.
Highly romantic, harmonically demanding with lots of suspensions and passing notes, very atmospheric. Due to five b flats not so easy to play but only one page of music.

Last edit 01.01.2010