Friday 18 June 2021
Tune of the Day: Study in C-sharp minor by Karg-Elert
from “30 Caprices for Flute Solo”
This is the twenty-third étude from Sigfried Karg-Elert's 30 Caprices: a “Gradus ad Parnassum” of the modern technique for flute solo. It is characterized by many cadenza-like passages where the tempo first slows down and then quickly gets faster.