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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Categories
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