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A Day in the City: Seven Vignettes for unaccompanied flute


From the Publisher

A DAY IN THE CITY “7 Vignettes” (1986) for solo flute by Howard J. Buss. These musical scenes from the city are excellent study and recital pieces. Each of the 7 movements depict an experience the composer had one day during a visit to New York City. Another SunriseOff to a Busy DayThe Lost Key EpisodeThe Waitin' in Line BluesRomantic InterludeSudden Storm, and Out on the Town. "Tonal, charming and imaginative! The low purchase price and the incisive approach of a skilled composer make this a piece worth seeking out.”- PMEA News (10’) Grade IV.  

Performance duration (approx): 10 minutes
Difficulty guide: 7-8
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).


  1. Another Sunrise
  2. Off to a Busy Day
  3. Lost Key Episode
  4. The Waitin' in Line Blues
  5. Romantic Interlude
  6. Sudden Storm
  7. Out on the Town

Item Details


  • Part 1: Flute
Category: Solo Flute Repertoire
Publisher: Brixton Publications
Publisher's reference: B301
Our Stock Code: 1417678
Media Type: Paperback (8 pages [score])

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