Sheet Music: Caprice No. 2 in E minor

TitleCaprice No. 2 in E minor
from 20 Capricci
ComposerSaverio Mercadante (1795–1870)
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyE minor
RangeD4–G6
Time signature4/4
Tempo108 BPM
Performance time1:30
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2022-03-14
Last updated2022-04-14
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Categories
Classical, Written for Flute

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Monday 14 March 2022

Tune of the Day: Caprice in E minor by Mercadante

from “20 Caprices”

This Allegro is the second piece from a collection of 20 Capricci by Italian composer Saverio Mercadante. It is not certain when these caprices were composed, but scholars tend to associate them with Mercadante's early years in Naples, between 1811 and 1814.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Caprice No. 1 in E minor Flute solo
2.Caprice No. 2 in E minor Flute solo
3.Caprice No. 3 in G major Flute solo
4.Caprice No. 4 in G major Flute solo
5.Caprice No. 5 in D major Flute solo
6.Caprice No. 6 in D major Flute solo
7.Caprice No. 7 in B minor Flute solo
8.Caprice No. 8 in B minor Flute solo
9.Caprice No. 9 in A major Flute solo
10.Caprice No. 10 in F-sharp minor Flute solo