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Early Flute A Practical Guide

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ISBN-10: 0521813913

ISBN-13: 9780521813914

Edition: 2002

Authors: Rachel Brown

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This practical guide for flautists provides a survey of the instrument - its development, its technique, its repertoire and its literature - between 1700 and 1900. Each issue is set in a musical context and technical and stylistic matters such as fingering, tone production, articulation, ornamentation, vibrato, expression and delivery are examined in depth, applying evidence from historical sources to the standard flute repertoire. A series of case studies offers detailed interpretations of music by Hotteterre, Handel, Bach, Gluck, Mozart and Boehm. As an internationally recognised soloist, orchestral player and teacher of modern and historical flutes, Rachel Brown brings a wealth of…    
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Book details

List price: $88.99
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/13/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 200
Size: 6.22" wide x 9.29" long x 0.71" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

Historical sources
The development of the flute, 1700-1900
Case studies