Sheet Music: Cantabile

from Flute Sonata in B-flat major, QV 1:162
Opus numberQV 1:162
ComposerJohann Joachim Quantz (1697–1773)
InstrumentationFlute and bass instrument
KeyB-flat major
Time signature2/2
Tempo54 BPM
Performance time2:00
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2022-11-09
Last updated2022-11-09
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Baroque, Sonatas, Written for Flute


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Wednesday 9 November 2022

Tune of the Day: Cantabile by Quantz

from Flute Sonata in B-flat major

This is the opening movement of Johann Joachim Quantz's Sonata in B-flat major for flute and continuo, QV 1:162. It is one of many works for flute that Quantz composed for his student and patron Frederick II, King of Prussia.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Cantabile Flute & bass
2.Allegretto Flute & bass
3.Vivace Flute & bass