Sheet Music: Giga

TitleGiga
from Flute Sonata in E minor, Op. 19, No. 2
Opus numberOp. 19, No. 2
ComposerJoseph Bodin de Boismortier (1689–1755)
InstrumentationFlute and bass instrument
KeyE minor
RangeD4–C6
Time signature6/8
Tempo96 BPM
Performance time1:30
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2019-03-14
Last updated2019-03-14
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Categories
Baroque, Jigs, Sonatas, Written for Flute

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Thursday 14 March 2019

Tune of the Day: Giga by Boismortier

from Flute Sonata No. 2 in E minor

This gigue is the fifth and final movement of the second sonata from Sonates pour la flûte traversière avec la basse, Op. 19 by the prolific French Baroque composer Joseph Bodin de Boismortier. These sonatas were originally published in Paris in 1727.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Allemanda Flute & bass
2.Corrente Flute & bass
3.Gavotta Flute & bass
4.Largo Flute & bass