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La Technique d'Embouchure (Technique of the Embouchure) for Flute

218 exercises to master all the difficulties of the flute embouchure and acquire a good tone

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


  • Introduction: Breathing and Vibrato
  1. Vocalises
  2. Intervals
  3. 'Sons Fils'
    • Medium and low registers
    • Medium and higher registers
    • focusing on each note
    • on two slurred notes
    • on two detache octaves
    • two 'sons fils' on two slurred ntoes
    • on slurred octaves
    • decreasing the sound on a descending arpeggio
  4. Attack
    • Preparatory exercises: 'Puffed' sounds and 'Bubble' sounds
    • Switching dynamics from one note to the next
    • Well-articulated notes on different rhythm patterns and in various registers
    • Repertoire Excerpts

Item Details


  • Part 1: Flute
Category: Flute Technique Books
Publisher: Éditions Billaudot
Publisher's reference: ST8803
Our Stock Code: 926676
Media Type: Paperback (72 pages [score])

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