Across the C's is an original work by the celebrated American composer Adrienne Albert. This 6-minute work was commissioned by the Norwegian quintet "5 pa Tvers/5 Across" who traveled across the
Chiariscuro is a charming four-movement suite for solo flute. Schocker's title refers to a Renaissance painting technique using dramatic contrasts between lightness and dark. Each movement (i.
As part of the Falls House Press Metropolitan Flute Orchestra Series, Contrafusion! is a unique addition to the flute ensemble repertoire. Contrafusion! features the low flutes (with
Dakota Summer is a gem of Americana, charmingly portraying the landscale of a Midwestern summer afternoon. The 9-minute work for mixed flute quartet evokes moods, feelings, and imagery of a hot
Fledgling is inspired by a family of Carolina wrens who built a nest above the composer's door. This charming work for flute and piccolo depicts the pure and simple joys of a mother bird teaching
Scarborough's seven minute quartet is a musical response to Galileo's theory of heavenly motion, "Left to their own devices, things tend to move in circles." In light of Newton having proven Galileo
Madama Butterfly Suite brings four of Puccini's most beloved arias to the flute quartet and flute choir repertoire. Louke's flexible arrangement is scored for three C flutes, and a 4th part that
One Ann Arbor Morn is a quaintly touching suite of scenes from the composer's childhood, scored for the rich and rare trio combination of C flute, Alto Flute, and Bass (or Contra). "I. Through the
One-Sided Conversations is a provocative, fun to play, yet challenging flute duet in three movements. Schocker's unique musical irony includes "parallel play" sprinkled with passages of genuine
Piccolodeon is a duet for piccolo and piano that expresses the mood and sonority of the "nickelodeon," an early 20th-century arcade instrument used for silent movies, carousels, and vaudeville
Sail is a six-minute recital piece in three movements. This challenging new work is a thoroughly developed tone poem which integrates and showcases the flute and piano as a true duo. Sail
Gary Schocker's Scrapbook, Volume 1 is the first in a new series of collected works by this remarkable composer. Volume 1 includes three pieces for flute and piano: Un petit
This composition was jointly inspired by Stravinsky's first neoclassical piece, Pulcinella, and by the music of Brian Wilson, specifically his song Surf's Up, an exceptional song
Here are adrenaline-filled impressions of new love: incandescent glances, scintillating touches, crushing miscues, soaring daydreams. The piece begins with the exhilarated "She Smiled At Me - Twice!," an
Inspired by a drive through the Sierra Nevada, Jonathan Cohen's Sierra Morning Freedom beautifully captures the majesty and charm of the Western American mountain range known as the High Sierras.
Rhythmically, exciting with intricate counterpoint and a propelling groove, Silver Strand weaves a horizontal thread that is lyrically beautiful and full of suspense. The seven minute work may
The three movement Sonatina is in a traditional style and is an elegant addition to any repertoire. While written for alto flutes, it is equally charming to perform for any pair of like-size
Following the popularity of her previous transcriptions for low flutes in the Falls House catalog, Chris Potter has selected the beautiful vocalises of Rachmaninoff, Faure and Ravel, and created settings
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