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Flibbertigibbets, Op5

  • Editor's Choice

Our Description

The only work still known today by Noack, 'Heinzelmännchens Wachtparade' [Parade of the Brownies] Op. 5 was called a 'character piece' by the composer himself, and this 'marche en miniature' conveys wit and good humour from the beginning; you can immediately imagine a picture of the brownies tripping along! The second part of the trio offers an ironical and very effectie ending with its enticing harmonies and surprising effects. 

Difficulty guide: 4-6
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).


Editor's Choice
This is a great piece and a good way of motivating students to practice articulation. Marked as a slow march and venturing to no more than 2 sharps, Flibbertigibbets is as easy on the fingers as it is on the ear. It is very jolly and can also work at a faster speed to develop tonguing almost subversively! It would make a really good recital piece for young players and at this price you just can't go wrong!

Item Details

Category: Contemporary Flute and Piano Music
Publisher: Schott
Publisher's reference: ED09792
Our Stock Code: 1051582
Media Type: Paperback