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The name of the composer is linked to the associated biography. On the right side there are icons which link to a shop for sheet music, www.notenbuch.de , the cd symbol links to jpc, which enables to listen to many of the works. Of course, you might also buy a recording there. The little IPod is a link to Musicload for getting the mp3 for download.

Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685 - 1750)

Suite No. 2 (h-moll)
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(flute, playback cd)
Music minus one, 127
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Ouverture
  2. Rondeau
  3. Sarabande
  4. Bourree I
  5. Bourree II
  6. Polonaise - Double
  7. Menuet
  8. Badinerie


Duro, Stephen (*1939)

Easy Film Tunes for Flute
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(flute, piano, playback cd)
Chester Music, CH 61470
Rating: easy
  1. A Time for us
  2. The Entertainer
  3. Moon River
  4. How Deep is your Love
  5. Try a Little Tenderness
  6. Everybody's Talkin'
  7. Colors of the Wind
  8. Circle of Life
  9. Can You feel the love Tonight
  10. The Raiders' March


Fritzen, Katarina

Klassiska Pärlor för flöjt
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(flute, piano, playback cd)
Rating: difficult
  1. Reigen seliger Geister (Gluck)
  2. Largo aus dem Konserz C-Dur für Piccolo-Flöte (Vivaldi)
  3. Menuett für zwei Flöten (Beethoven)
  4. Dimman lättar (Nielsen)
  5. Syrinx (Debussy)
  6. Adagio aus 3 Duette op. 81 (Kuhlau)
  7. Vårlåtar (Sommerfeldt)
  8. Bourree anglaise aus Partita a-moll (Bach)
  9. Invention Nr. 1 in C-Dur (Bach)
  10. Badinerie aus Suite Nr. 2 h-moll (Bach)
  11. Andante C-Dur (Mozart)
  12. Rondo aus 3 Duette op. 81 (Kuhlau)
Souvenir from the holidays of my parents. Includes pictures and text about the composers, but always in Norwegian. Including fingerings and breathing pauses.
Famous melodies for flute and piano. A CD and words are included. Written in Norwegian or Danish, I can not read this any way.


Galway, James (*1939)

Take up the Flute - Repertoire Book One (Sammlung)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute/2 flutes, piano, playback cassette)
Rating: very easy
  1. Good Times
  2. Sad Times
  3. Chinese Reflection
  4. Procession into the Bull Ring
  5. Minimal Music Time
  6. Easy Blues
  7. Unsettled Times
  8. One More Night


Gisler-Haase, Barbara

Magic Flute - Die Flötenschule von Anfang an (Schule)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cd)
Rating: very easy
The spiral binding is very convenient.


Holcombe, Bill (1924 - 2010)

Contemporary Flute Solos in Pop/Jazz Styles (Jazz/Pop/Rock)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, piano, playback cassette)
Musicians Publications
Rating: easy
The old edition with play back cassette. Today available with CD playback. Nice original compositions and very flute like. Ideal for first learning to play pop or jazz.


24 Jazz Etudes for Flute (Jazz/Pop/Rock)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cassette chord symbols, playback cd)
Musicians Publications, FP801
Rating: mid-grade
  1. C major - Medium Swing
  2. A minor - Slowly - Blues feel
  3. F Major - Medium Swing Tempo
  4. D minor - Lively Jazz Waltz
  5. Bb major - Fast 4 Swing feel
  6. G minor - In a slow 4, Latin, Jazz-Rock feel
  7. Es major - Medium Swing
  8. C minor - Slow 4
  9. As major - Latin even eighth note feel
  10. F minor - Swing feel
  11. Bb minor - Tempo di Jazz-Rock
  12. Des major - Poco rubato
  13. Ges major - Easy Swing
  14. B major - Perky Blues Feel
  15. Gis minor - Slowly and very lyrically
  16. E major - Medium Swing
  17. Gis minor - In 2
  18. A major - Moderately Brite 4
  19. Fis minor - Bright Swing 4
  20. D major - Easy Swing
  21. B minor - Slow Blues Tempo
  22. G major - Medium Swing
  23. E minor - Slowly, but with rhythmic drive
For each etude there is a stilistic hint and a metronome number. The pieces are really flute like, not easy but fun to play. You can see that the composer is a flutist himself.


Contemporary Flute Solos in Pop/Jazz Styles (Jazz/Pop/Rock)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, piano, playback cd)
Musicians Publications
Rating: easy
  1. Bill Holcombe: Sapphire
  2. Bill Holcombe: Lazy Afternoon
  3. Bill Holcombe: Firefly
  4. George Genna: Weeping Willow
  5. Bill Holcombe: Uptown
  6. Bill Holcombe: Only You
  7. Bill Holcombe: Swingin Flutist
  8. Bill Holcombe: Blue Monday
  9. George Genna: First Flower
  10. George Genna: City Lights
Different styles. Technically not so demanding but suited to be played in concert.


Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756 - 1791)

Concerto for Flute and Orchestra KV 314 (D-Dur)
edition on notenbuch.deCD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei amazon.de
(flute, piano, playback cd)
Dowani, DOW 5540
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio ma non troppo
  3. Allegro


N., N.

Music Minus One (Sammlung)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cd)
Music minus one, 3345
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Kuhlau: Trio für drei Flöten No. 32 in Es-Dur, Op. 86
  2. Bach: Sonate Nr. 2 Es-Dur
  3. Bach: Sonate Nr. 3 A-Dur


Music Minus One (Sammlung)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cd)
Music minus one, 3348
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Telemann: Concerto No. 1 D-Dur
  2. Corrette: Sonate e-moll


Essential Elements - Flöte Band 1 (Sammlung)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cd)
Rating: very easy


Vivaldi/Boismoritier/Telemann - Music minus one (Sammlung)
(flute, playback cd)
Music minus one, 118
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Sonate C-moll (Vivaldi)
  2. Sonate e-moll (Boismortier)
  3. Sonate B-Dur (Telemann)


Jazz - Les Cahiers Charlier Sourisse - Initiation et perfectionnement à l´improvisation (Schule)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cd)
Alphonse Leduc, Al 29820
Rating: easy
  1. Trois Couleurs
  2. Silent Man
  3. Gentle Colossus
  4. La Légende d´École
  5. Mister Kelly
  6. Bahia la Nuit
  7. The Juggler
  8. Batuque
  9. Your Romance
  10. Second Line


Chart Hits - Playalong for Flute (Jazz/Pop/Rock)
(flute, playback cd)
Wise Publications, AM955647
Rating: easy
  1. Baby one more time
  2. Bring it all back
  3. Livin La Vida loca
  4. Mi Chico Latino
  5. Perfect Moment
  6. That Don't impress me much
  7. Tragedy
  8. What can I do
  9. When You're gone
  10. When you say nothing at all


Flute Play Along - Divas (Jazz/Pop/Rock)
edition on notenbuch.de
(flute, playback cd)
Wise Publications, AM1000263
Rating: easy
  1. Alexandra Burke: Bad Boys
  2. Christina Aguilera: Beautiful
  3. Delta Goodrem: Born to try
  4. Kylie Minogue; Can't get you out of my head
  5. Adele: Chasing Pavements
  6. Katie Melua: The closest Thing to Crazy
  7. Pixie Lott: Cry me out
  8. Abba: Dancing Queen
  9. Beyoncé: If I were a boy
  10. Lady Gaga: Just dance
  11. Britney Spears: Oops!... I did it again
  12. KT Tunstall: Other Side of the World
  13. Gabrielle: Out of Reach
  14. Corinne Bailey Rae: Put your records on
  15. Rihanna: Russian Roulette
  16. Maria McKee: Show me heaven
  17. Shania Twain: That don't imprss me much
  18. Natalia Imbruglia: Torn
  19. Duffy: Warwick Avenue
  20. Emma Bunton: What took you so long?


Album IV (Sammlung)
(flute, playback cd)
Dowani, DOW 5004
Rating: easy
  1. R. Schumann: Träumerei
  2. Chr. W. Gluck: Melodie
  3. J. Haydn: Serenade
  4. C. Saint-Saens: Le Cygne
  5. S. Joplin: The Entertainer


Album III (Sammlung)
(flute, playback cd)
Dowani, DOW 5003
Rating: easy
  1. Ch. W. Gluck: Reigen seliger Geister
  2. J. S. Bach: Menuet
  3. G. F. Händel: Larghetto
  4. L. Boccherini: Menuet
  5. E. Grieg: Solveig's Lied


Album II (Sammlung)
(flute, playback cd)
Dowani, DOW 5002
Rating: very easy
  1. H. Purcell: Air
  2. J. S. Bach: Gavotte
  3. G. F. Händel: Menuett
  4. A. Corelli: Sarabande
  5. A. Vivaldi: Larghetto cantabile
  6. R. Schumann: Melodie
  7. Traditional: El condor pasa


Williams, John (*1932)

Double Trouble & a Window to the Past - Selections from Warner Bros. Pictures' Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Bearbeitung)
edition on notenbuch.deCD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei amazon.de
(flute, piano, playback cd)
, IFM0429
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Double Trouble
  2. A Window to the Past
Motivation kit for kids of today. Only two pieces, nice packaged in an illustrated Harry-Potter-book. On the CD all pieces with and without flute part. On the back of the flute part an table of fingerings in english.


Author: Claudia Haider; Last updated 12.10.2015