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Die Zauberflöte
Classical opera from 1791

The Magic Flute (German: Die Zauberflöte), K. 620, is an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to a German libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder. The work is in the form of a Singspiel, a popular form that included both ...

Johann Joachim Quantz
Johann Joachim Quantz (German: [kvants]; 30 January 1697 – 12 July 1773) was a German flautist, flute maker and Baroque music composer. He composed hundreds of flute sonatas and concertos, and wrote On Playing the Flute, a trea...
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Rhys Chatham
Rhys Chatham (born September 19, 1952) is an American composer, guitarist, trumpet player, multi-instrumentalist (flutes in C, alto and bass, keyboard), primarily active in avant-garde and minimalist music. He is best known for...
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Paul Taffanel
Claude-Paul Taffanel (16 September 1844 - 22 November 1908) was a French flautist, conductor and instructor regarded as the founder of the French Flute School that dominated much of flute composition and performance during the ...
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Johann Baptist Wendling
Johann Baptist Wendling (baptised 17 June 1723 – 27 November 1797) was a flute player and composer of the Mannheim School. He held the position of principal flute in the Mannheim and Munich court orchestras under directors Joha...
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Philippe Gaubert
Philippe Gaubert (5 July 1879 – 8 July 1941) was a French musician who was a distinguished performer on the flute, a respected conductor, and a composer, primarily for the flute.
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... Discusses the availability of flutes pitched in lower registers, including the alto, bass ... , contrabass, and double contrabass flutes. Considers the available pitches for each type of instrument ...
Partita for Flute
Baroque partita from 1720
François Devienne
François Devienne (French: [dəvjɛn]; 31 January 1759 – 5 September 1803) was a French composer and professor for flute at the Paris Conservatory.
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Flutes and All
Music Teacher (2015) Vol. 94, No. 8, pp. 32-33
... Stevens features the double-named business Just Flutes and Jonathan Myall Music, celebrating its ... 30th anniversary in 2015. The business, whild focusing on flutes, sells other instruments as well. ...
... Jupiter Musical Instruments new Wave-Line flutes are briefly described. ...
... Flutists have begun purchasing alto, bass, and contrabass flutes more than ever before, both to ... larger flutes. Although the basic fingerings and written range are the same for all members of the flute ... contrabass flutes require adjustments in air speed and angle. Contrabass flutes are played standing up ...
... In the 1980s, the bass and alto flutes began to creep into flute choirs, although many doubted a ... time would come when they would be prevalent. By the 1990s, however, bass and alto flutes were more ... commonly seen, and contrabass flutes began to appear on the scene, although they were rare. By the ...
Choir Music without Low Flutes
Flute Talk (2001) Vol. 20, No. 10, pp. 22, 24-25
... have any available alto or bass flutes. Notes that although the bass and alto flutes add a wonderful ... "Madrigals" by Samuel Adler ($17.50, Southern) uses the simplest combination of flutes: six C flutes ... for five C flutes and one alto with alternate C and bass flute parts. Mentions a variety of other compositions. ...