Mendelssohn: Andante and Presto for flute and strings (arr. from Songs without Words, Bk 1#2, Bk 6 #34)

Felix Mendelssohn
Year of composition
Year of arrangement
Difficult (Grades 7+)
5 minutes
Classical music
Large mixed ensemble
Instrumental parts
Related scores
BALICOURT, Simon: Sonata no 3 in F for Flute and Continuo, BALICOURT, Simon: Sonata no 1 in B minor for flute and continuo, CHRISTMAS CAROLS FROM POLAND FOR STRING ENSEMBLE (SET 2), DVORAK, Anton: Serenade for Strings, Op. 22, # 2 Tempo di Valse for Flute Choir (3fl, afl,bfl), Brooks-Davies: Presto for string orchestra, Mendelssohn, Felix: Two Songs (Op. 63, 1 and 3) for Flute Choir (3 fl, afl, bassfl), PUGNANI, Gaetano: Sonata no 3 in C (Six Sonatas, Op 7) arr. for Flute Choir (2fl, afl, bassfl), Brooks-Davies: Adagietto for String Orchestra, Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 8, #46 in G minor for string orchestra., Haydn: Piano Sonata no 54 in G for Wind Quintet, Elgar, Edward: Salut d’amour for flute and piano, Pichl, Vaclav: Duo no 1 in C for alto and bass flutes, Christmas Carols from Poland for string ensemble, Schubert: Impromptu in A flat (Op. 142, no 2) for flute and piano, Vanhal, Johann Baptist: Flute Quartet in F (fl, vln, vla, cello), Godard, Benjamin: Suite de Trois Morceaux, Op. 116 arranged for Flute Choir (3 fl, alto fl, bass fl), Mozart: 12 Variations on ’La Bergere Celimene’ (K. 359) for Flute Choir (2fl, afl, bassfl)., Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 2, #7 in E flat for string orchestra, Brooks-Davies: The Lazy Cuckoo: For Harriet (simple piano solo), Brooks-Davies: Rondino poco Latino for solo flute, Burgmuller: Three Nocturnes for alto flute and piano, Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne Worte, Book 4, #22 in F for flute and piano, Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 2, #9 in E for flute and piano, Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 5, #28 in G for string orchestra., Hornpipe: Londonderry hornpipe (for flute and piano), Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 8, #45 in C for string orchestra or string quartet. , Mendelssohn: Song without Words, Book 1, #5 for Flute Choir (2 fl, afl, bass fl), SAINT-SAENS: Andante quasi allegretto (from Violin Concerto no 3) for Flute Choir (3fl, afl, bassfl), Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 3, #16 in A for flute and piano, Beethoven: Romance in G for flute solo and flute choir, Mendelssohn: Lieder ohne worte, Book 1, #4 in A for flute and piano, Matiegka: Notturno for Flute Choir (Lento and Zingara only) 3fl, afl, bassfl and Mendelssohn: Song without Words, Book 8, #43, for flute choir (2fl, afl, bass fl)

An arrangement of two of Mendelssohn’s Songs without Words (Book 1, no 2 in A minor, Book 6, no 34 in C), that would perhaps sit well in a programme that also included the Bach B minor Suite for flute and strings.

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