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Brooks-Davies: Flute Fidget for flute and piano

Year of composition
2006
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Difficult (Grades 7+)
Duration
2 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
Solo instrument + piano
Instrumental parts
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’Scherzando’ just about sums it up, I think, for both instruments. Crotchet at 100 is about all most players will achieve, and is fast enough: that makes the piece last just over one and a half minutes. The aim is to contrast the slightly bluesy bits with the more spiky main theme, and to have fun. Use as many extended techniques as you wish, particularly with regard to tonguing and rough breathing. the notes are a guide, not a precise instruction!

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