A fun book of warm-ups, pieces and advice for flautists preparing for grades 1-3. Covering areas such as tone, articulation and finger work, Abracadabra Flute Technique helps flautists build the solid technical foundation needed for successful exams whilst playing great music.
A fun book of pieces and advice for flautists preparing for grades 1-3. Covering areas including tone, articulation, and finger work, Abracadabra Flute Technique helps flautists build the solid technical foundation needed for successful exams and star performances - all through great music. The book features popular pieces in a variety of styles: Disney favourites such as 'Beauty and the Beast' and 'Feed the Birds', well-known classical melodies by composers including J. S. Bach and Beethoven, and familiar traditional melodies. The CD includes performances and backing tracks.
Malcolm Pollock is Head of Gloucestershire Music Service and has a long career in music education, teaching woodwind and in particular his own instrument, flute. He is the author of the bestselling Abracadabra Flute. Christopher Hussey is an experienced composer, arranger, and educational author. He is the author of many books in the bestselling Abracadabra series.
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