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Flute Exercises - Part 2

£26.00

  • Highly recommended

Staff Pick

“Written from the Heart Book 2.”

Chris Hankin Just Flutes staff member - chrish@justflutes.com

Henrik Svitzer was principal flute of the Royal Danish Orchestra for 21 years and so he knows a thing or two about how to keep your playing up to scratch without necessarily having hours to practice. This book is a result of 'many years of research and experiment during my life' and it really does feel like an insight into a personal journey.The exercises themselves are pretty familiar but it is in the advice on how to approach them that this book is so valuable. The explanations are not only clear but also related to specific situations or technical issues. Svitzer studied with Marcel Moyse and so sound takes centre stage here. This is a highly recommended book to complement Book 1.

From the Publisher

This exercise book is the fruit of many years of research and experience during my life and is based on the principle that the professional flutist of today has only a limited time each day to devote to his instrument. I have tried to collect the most essential exercises for the flutist so it will be easier to stay in shape and maintain a good form without having to consult 10 different books. It is my hope and purpose that these exercises will help the flutist feel more confident with the instrument and reach good results and success. These exercises are also made for love to the flute playing.

Difficulty guide: 6-9
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).

Contents

  • Fingering Techniques
  • Chromatic Scales
  • Equalizing Exercises
  • Dynamics
  • Scales
  • Articulations
  • Chart for Mapping your Flute's Intonation

Item Details

Instrumentation

  • Part 1: Flute
Category: Flute Study Books
Publisher: Edition Svitzer
Our Stock Code: 1415469
Media Type: Paperback (46 pages [score])