Sheet Music: Caprice No. 8 in B minor

TitleCaprice No. 8 in B minor
from 20 Capricci
ComposerSaverio Mercadante (1795–1870)
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyB minor
RangeF#4–G6
Time signature3/4
Tempo100 BPM
Performance time1:30
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2022-05-05
Last updated2022-05-05
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Classical, Written for Flute

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Thursday 5 May 2022

Tune of the Day: Caprice in B minor by Mercadante

from “20 Caprices”

This is the eighth 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
11.Caprice No. 11 in E major Flute solo
12.Caprice No. 12 in C-sharp minor Flute solo
13.Caprice No. 13 in A minor Flute solo
14.Caprice No. 14 in C major Flute solo
15.Caprice No. 15 in D minor Flute solo
16.Caprice No. 16 in F major Flute solo
17.Caprice No. 17 in G minor Flute solo
18.Caprice No. 18 in B-flat major Flute solo
19.Caprice No. 19 in C minor Flute solo
20.Caprice No. 20 in E-flat major Flute solo