Suggested Repertoire

Etudes

Virtuosity
Andersen
Bitsch
Bozza
Casterede
Hugues
Jean Jean
Karg-Elert
Moyse all
the Modern Flutist
Paganini

Tone
Moyse:
Tone Development through Interpretation
20 Exercises on Trills & Slurs for Flute
Trevor Wye Vol.1

French School

Concert Pieces
Bohm – Nel cor piu non mi sento
Borne – Carmen Fantaisie
Bozza – Image and Agrestide
Debussy Syrinx, Faun transcription
Dutilleux – Sonatine
Godard – Suite
Hue – Fantaisie
Ibert Piece, Jeux
Jolivet Cinq Incantations
Marin-Marais Les Folies dEspagne
Roussel – Joueurs de flute
Sancan – Sonatine
Taffanel – Grande Fantaisie on Mignon
Taffanel – Fantasie on Der Freischutz

Light Pieces
Debussy
Transcription of Girl with the flaxen hair
Faure – Morceau du Concours
Gaubert Madrigal
Honnegger- Danse de la Chevre
Ibert – Aria
Mouquet La Flute de Pan
Ravel transcriptions including Habanera
Saint-Saens – Air de Ballet
Doppler Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise,
Air Valaques, Andante and Rondo

Technically Challenging
Jolivet – Chant de Linos
Martin – Ballade
Messiaen – Le Merle Noir

Sonatas
Faure
Franck
Gaubert
Poulenc

Essential Collection to Own
French Composers, L. Moyse

Other Composers to Know
Bizet
Blavet
Boismortier
Caplet
Danzi
Demersseman
Devienne
Loeillet
LeClair

Sonatas and similar settings

Baroque/Classical
(Barenreiter or Henle editions are recommended)
JC, JCF Bach
JS Bach

Intermediate player – Sonatas in C, g, Eflat
Advanced player – Sonatas in A, e, E or Suite in b minor
Accomplished player – Sonata in b minor and A minor Solo Partita

CPE Bach a minor solo sonata, Hamburg Sonata, Six Sonatas.
Couperin – Concert Royal
Handel 7 Flute Sonatas, including Sonata in g and C
Hanson – Serenade
Hasse
Haydn
Quantz
Stamitz
Telemann Sonata in f, Suite in a, Fantasias

Romantic/Modern
Amlin
Barber Canzone
Bartok – Suite Paysanne Hongroise
Borne Carmen Fantaisie
Burton – Sonatine
Demersseman or Briccialdi – Carnival of Venice
Hindemith – Acht Stucke and Sonata
Karg- Elert Sonata Appassionata
Kuhlau numerous solo and duets
Lieberman Sonata for flute and piano
Mower Sonata Latino
Martinu – Sonata
Muczinsky – Sonata
Piston – Sonata
Popp Nightingale Serenade (excellent for grade school)
Prokofiev – Sonata in D
Reinecke – Sonata, Ballade
Rimsky-Korsakov – Flight of the Bumblebee
Schubert – Arpeggione Sonata, Introduction and Variations op. 160, Sechs Lieder, numerous transcriptions
Schwantner – Black Anemones, Soaring, Looking Back
Widor Suite, Romance and Scherzo

Concerti

Baroque/Classical
(Barenreiter or Henle editions are recommended)
CPE Bach d minor, G, B flat, and A Major
JS Bach a minor and e minor
Danzi
Devienne
Handel g minor
Haydn D Major
Mozart G Major, D Major (trans. Oboe) – Must be Barenreiter Edition
Quantz – G Major
Stamitz
Telemann numerous
Vivaldi numerous, including Op 10/3 Il Gardellino and Concerto in C for Piccolo, most popular

Romantic/Modern (title indicated if it is not concerto)
Borne – Carmen Fantaisie
Corigliano – Pied Piper Fantasy
Griffes – Poem
Ibert
Jolivet
Khachaturian
Liebermann for piccolo
Martin – Ballade
Mercadante numerous, but e minor is nice.
Nielsen
Piston
Reinecke
Rodrigo Concierto Pastorale
Romberg
Schuller Concerto for piccolo
Sierra – Concierto Caribe
Tower
Zwilich

Extended Techniques and New Music

Berio Sequenza
Ian Clark – Passing Trains, and many others…
Davidovsky Synchronisms for flute and tape
Robert Dick – many options…
Fukushima – Mei
Higdon Rapidfire
Hoover Kokopelli
Larsen – Aubade
Musgrave Narcissus
Ran East Wind
Schocker many options…
Takemitsu – Air
Varese- Density 21.5

If you want to tie your fingers in knots

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