Sheet Music: Les Ménétriers

TitleLes Ménétriers
from 55 Easy Pieces
Opus numberOp. 22, No. 29
ComposerJoseph Bodin de Boismortier (1689–1755)
InstrumentationFlute duet
KeyA major
RangeE4–B5
Time signature3/8
Tempo60 BPM
Performance time2:00
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2014-03-09
Last updated2014-03-09
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Baroque, Passepieds, Written for Flute

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Sunday 9 March 2014

Tune of the Day: Les Ménétriers

Flute duet by J.B. de Boismortier

The two passepieds we present today constitute the fourth duet in A major from the 55 Easy Pieces collection by French Baroque composer Joseph Bodin de Boismortier. The French title Les Ménétriers can be translated as “The Fiddlers”.

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2.La Soliciteuse Flute duet
3.L'Enhardie Flute duet
4.La Molesse Flute duet
5.La Mijaurée Flute duet
6.Les Bourgeois du Roule Flute duet
7.Le Faineant Flute duet
8.Prélude in E minor Flute duet
9.La Craintive Flute duet
10.La Seduisante Flute duet
11.L'Indiscrète Flute duet
12.La Champenoise Flute duet
13.Le Petit Maître Flute duet
14.La Claudine Flute duet
15.Prélude in G major Flute duet
16.La Piteuse Flute duet
17.Les Chi-en-lit Flute duet
18.Les Muguets Flute duet
19.La Courtisane Flute duet
20.Les Singes Flute duet
21.Les Jongleurs Flute duet
22.Prélude in B minor Flute duet
23.Les Mitrons Flute duet
24.La Courtoise Flute duet
25.La Déloyale Flute duet
26.Prélude in A major Flute duet
27.Les Pasteurs Flute duet
28.Les Pedants Flute duet
30.Prélude in G minor Flute duet
31.Les Angoisses Flute duet
32.La Pointilleuse Flute duet
33.Le Dédaigneux Flute duet
34.Les Fuyards Flute duet
35.Prélude in C major Flute duet
36.Les Vivandiers Flute duet
37.Les Reitres Flute duet
38.Prélude in D minor Flute duet
39.L'Entreprenante Flute duet
40.La Perplexe Flute duet
41.Les Harangères Flute duet
42.Prélude in F major Flute duet
43.La Gothique Flute duet
44.Prélude in A minor Flute duet
45.L'Endormeuse Flute duet
46.L’Importun Flute duet
47.Prélude in B-flat major Flute duet
48.La Castillanne Flute duet
49.Prélude in C minor Flute duet
50.Les Cignes Flute duet
51.Prélude in E major Flute duet
52.La Criarde Flute duet
53.Prélude in F minor Flute duet
54.La Marmiteuse Flute duet
55.Prélude in E-flat major Flute duet
56.La Mélancolique Flute duet
57.Prélude in F-sharp minor Flute duet
58.Prélude in B major Flute duet
59.Prélude in C-sharp minor Flute duet