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Thursday 18 April 2024

Tune of the Day: Adagio by Mattheson

 from Flute Sonata No. 5

This Adagio is the second movement of a sonata for 3 flutes in C major by the German Baroque composer and music theorist Johann Mattheson. It was published in Amsterdam in 1708.

Categories: Baroque Sonatas Written for Flute Difficulty: intermediate
Wednesday 17 April 2024

Tune of the Day: Bizaria by Braun

 from “Pièces sans basse”

This is the last of Jean-Daniel Braun's Pièces sans basse for flute or bassoon, published in Paris in 1740 together with Braun's Flute Sonata in E minor. You may find its title spelled with a varying number of r's and z's, but the short form “Bizaria” appears to be the most common one in manuscripts.

Categories: Baroque Written for Flute Difficulty: intermediate
Tuesday 16 April 2024

Tune of the Day: The Woodcock

 Traditional Irish jig

This catchy jig is taken from Francis O'Neill's collection Music of Ireland, published in Chicago in 1903. O'Neill's source was Chicago policeman and fiddler Timothy Dillon. Although this is the earliest known appearance of the tune in print, the melody is related to that of older jigs such as “How Are You Kitty?”.

Categories: Jigs Traditional/Folk Difficulty: easy
Monday 15 April 2024

Tune of the Day: Study in B major by De Michelis

 from “24 Exercises”

This study in double tonguing is the eleventh piece from a collection of 24 esercizi by Italian flutist and composer Vincenzo De Michelis.

Categories: Double tonguing Etudes Romantic Written for Flute Difficulty: intermediate
Sunday 14 April 2024

Tune of the Day: Marche by Mattheson

 from Flute Sonata No. 5

This march is the opening movement of a sonata for 3 flutes in C major by the German Baroque composer and music theorist Johann Mattheson. It was published in Amsterdam in 1708.

Categories: Baroque Marches Sonatas Written for Flute Difficulty: intermediate
Saturday 13 April 2024

Tune of the Day: Minuetto by Braun

 from “Pièces sans basse”

This lovely minuet is the twenty-fifth of Jean-Daniel Braun's Pièces sans basse for flute or bassoon, published in Paris in 1740 together with Braun's Flute Sonata in E minor. These solo pieces are usually attributed to Braun, even though the front page states that they are “by the same author as well as by various others”.

Categories: Baroque Minuets Written for Flute Difficulty: intermediate
Friday 12 April 2024

Tune of the Day: The Boy from the Mountain

 Traditional Irish jig

The earliest appearance of this jig is under its Irish title, “Buachaill ó’n Sliabh”, in the large mid-19th century music manuscript collection of County Cork clergyman and uilleann piper James Goodman.

The present ornamented setting is taken from Francis O'Neill's Dance Music of Ireland, published in Chicago in 1907.

Categories: Jigs Traditional/Folk Difficulty: intermediate