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Dvor√°k, Antonin (1841 - 1904)

Gavotte (c-moll)
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(3 flutes)
Zimmermann, ZM 22220
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Gavotte (Allegretto scherzando)
The third part plays from the score. This is an edition of a trio for three violins.
Parts for the first and second flute. The third has to play from score, but this works well, as the whole score is only one double page.


Suite - Amerikanische Suite op. 98 (A-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
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(flute, piano)
Zimmermann, ZM 33570
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Moderato
  2. Molto vivace
  3. Moderato (alla Pollacca)
  4. Andante
  5. Allegro
Beautiful, especially the Andante is unbelievable and not so difficult. This man does magic with melodies.
Originally for piano, written in 1894


Zwei Walzer op. 54, Nr. 1 + 4 (Bearbeitung)
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(3 flutes, alto flute)
Zimmermann, ZM 2674
Rating: very easy
  1. Moderato
  2. Allegro vivace
Parts for flute one to three, the alto flute has to play from the score and thus to do a lot of page turning.
Originally for piano, composed in 1879. The premiere was played in 1880 with a string quartet.


Humoresque op. 101, Nr. 7 (C-Dur)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Egge Verlag, Nr. 2205-b
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Poco lento e grazioso
Well done edition consisting of parts and score. Good readible print, extra small pocket score, alltogether in a stable folder, labeled by a sticker. Clever system for a small publisher, which leads to cheap editions of good quality.
One of eight humoresques for piano, written in 1894, transcribed for woodwind quintet. This edition hat it's premiere 2002, played by Sigandor-Quintet


Eben, Petr (1929 - 2007)

Miniaturen (a-moll)
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(flute, piano)
Rating: easy
  1. Con desiderio
  2. Moderato misterioso
  3. Moderato con gravita
  4. Andantino solenne
  5. Semplice
  6. Con calore


Sonata
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(flute, marimba)
Rating: difficult
  1. Moderato misterioso
  2. Allegro
  3. Andante inquieto
  4. Quasi doppio movimento
Absolutely difficult for both


Feld, Jindrich (1925 - 2007)

Petit Caprice (C-Dur)
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Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 25321
Rating: easy
  1. Allegro ben ritmico


Cinq Inventions
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(2 flutes)
Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 25430
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Prelude - Allegro non troppo
  2. Mouvement contraire - Con moto
  3. Canon - Allegro vivo
  4. Passacaille - Andante
  5. Fughette - Allegro
Two scores for playing.


Nocturne
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: difficult
  1. Andante tranquillo
Dedicated to the Hélios Quartet and the memory of Jean-Pierre Rampal


Foerster, Joseph Bohuslav (1859 - 1951)

Quintett op. 95
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Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Andante sostenuto
  3. Allegro scherzando (due battute)
  4. Moderato e tranquillo
An authorized copy from Bärenreiter Prague. Also available on IMSLP lately.
One of my favorite woodwind quintets. Five winds make a typically Bohemian nearly symphonic sound. Terrific and difficult.


Haas, Pavel (1899 - 1944)

Quintetto per Fiati op. 10
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(flute/piccolo, oboe, clarinet in B flat changing to E flat, bassoon, horn in F)
Rating: difficult
  1. Preludio - Andante, ma vivace
  2. Preghiera - Misterioso e triste
  3. Ballo eccentrico - ritmo marcato
Parts and score.
First work of Haas which received international success.
Written in 1929. Elements of Moravian folk songs with choral melodies and songs from the synagogue. Additionally the composer uses polyrhythm.
A revies of the Neues Wiener Tageblatt in 1935 said: The woodwind quintet of Pavel Haas is a work to be reckoned with. It is characterised by the originality of the themes and by a striking mastering of harmonization.
Premiere was at the 24. March 1930 played by the Moravian Woodwind Quintet. The first edition was published in 1934 by the Sadlo edition in Prague.


Husa, Karel (*1921)

8 Böhmische Skizzen
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(flute, clarinet, piano)
Schott Verlag, ED 9927
Rating: easy
  1. Ouverture
  2. Rondeau
  3. Chanson mélancolique
  4. Marche funèbre
  5. Elegie
  6. Kleines Scherzo
  7. Der Abend
  8. Slowakischer Tanz
Sounds a bit like Bartok and very dissonant and crazy. We stopped it after trying onle about one and a half movements. Nothing for me....


Jan√°cek, Leos (1854 - 1928)

Marsch der Blaukehlchen - (Pochod Modr√°cku)
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(piccolo, piano)
Rating: easy
  1. Allegro
The boy choir Janacek sang in in early years is called Blaukehlchen due to their dresses. About the years in this choir the music is written. The idea for writing this music was given during a visit in Sanssoucic there the images of Frederic the Great lead to an association with military structures and piccolo flutes


Krommer, Franz (1759 - 1831)

Fl√∂tenquartett - Variationen √ľber "O mon cher Augustin" op. 59 (G-Dur)
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: easy
  1. Thema - Moderato
  2. 5 Variationen
Parts and score
This edition is based on a print from the library of the monastery Einsiedeln.


Flötenquartett op. 94 (C-Dur)
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: difficult
  1. Allegro vivace
  2. Adagio
  3. Menuetto - Allegretto
  4. Finale Andante-Allegretto
Parts and score.


Flötenquartett op. 23 (C-Dur)
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Adagio
  3. Rondo
Parts and score


Quartett D-Dur - Quartett op. 75 (D-Dur)
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Minuetto. Allegretto
  3. Adagio
  4. Alla Pollacca
Only parts, no score


Concertante (G-Dur)
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(flute, oboe, violin, piano)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio
  3. Menuetto - Allegretto
  4. Rondo
Score, parts separately available.


Concertante (G-Dur)
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Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio
  3. Menuetto - Allegretto
  4. Rondo
Parts. The duration is noted to be 35 minutes.


Martinu, Bohuslav (1890 - 1959)

First Sonata
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(flute, piano)
Hal Leonard, HL50236470
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Adagio
  3. Allegro poco moderato
Very nice. Many time changes.


Sestetto (Es-Dur)
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(flute, oboe, clarinet, 2 bassoons, piano)
Panton, P0403
Rating: difficult
  1. Poco andante
  2. Adagio
  3. Scherzo
  4. Blues (II. Divertimento)
  5. Finale
Score, from which the piano has to play and parts. Nice edition on good paper.


Trio
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(flute, cello, piano)
Hal Leonard, HL50225240
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Poco Allegretto
  2. Adagio
  3. Andante - Allegretto scherzando


Maschek, Paul (Pavel Lambert) (1761 - 1826)

Quartett (G-Dur)
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(4 flutes)
Rating: easy
  1. Moderato
  2. Adagio
  3. Menuett Allegro
Only score


Sedlacek, Bohuslav (*1928)

Tre movimenti della Suite (B-Dur)
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(clarinet (flute (oboe (violin))))
Panton, P 2409
Rating: easy
  1. Pisen Jara - Andante cantabile
  2. Letni Tanecek - Tempo ad libitum
  3. Podzimni Melodie - Lento sostenuto
Parts for the alternative solo instruments and a piano score


Skroup, Frantisek Jan (1801 - 1862)

Trio facile (F-Dur)
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(flute, cello, piano)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegretto
  2. Andante grazioso
  3. Scherzo - Allegro vivace
  4. Finale - Allegretto appasionato
Urtext edition, piano part is score.
Dedicated to Jeanette Hoffmann


Stanek, Pavel (*1927)

Lyrische Suite
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(flute, clarinet in H flat, bassoon)
Musikverlag Rundel, 5199
Rating: easy
  1. Introduktion
  2. Nachtmusik
  3. Quasi Polka
  4. Vor langer Zeit
  5. Finale
Short, funny pieces. Not really easy in playing together. Parts and score.


Suk, Josef (1874 - 1935)

Mit dem Blumenstrauss in der Hand (Bagatelle) (F-Dur)
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(flute (violin), violin, piano)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Commodo, in tempo e dolce
Written in 1917


Vranicky, Pavel (1756 - 1808)

Quartett op. 28, 1 (G-Dur)
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Andante sostenuto
  3. Tempo di Gavotta
  4. Allegro ma non troppo
Parts and score. I liked this very much. Surprising rhythmics and harmonics and every part is very self-contained.


Quartett op. 28,2 (C-Dur)
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio cantabile
  3. Rondo Allegro
Parts and Score


Author: Claudia Haider; Last updated 20.12.2013