Sonata 'Appassionata' for Solo Flute, Op140
From the Publisher
Karg-Elert was fascinated by the limitless technical possibilities of the Boehm flute and thanks to him the instrument discovered the beginning of a new, fortunate season of important compositions. Among these, surely the Sonata Appassionata for flute only has a first place, an extraordinary and lyrical solo of five minutes with typically late-romantic features.
Performance duration (approx): 5'
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).