Ros Stephen/Nicky King: Flute Globetrotters

Books and CDs | Flute

Composer: Ros Stephen
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album
Flute Globetrotters brings together 12 toe-tapping original tunes in styles from around the world - from Arabic to Chinese and from klezmer to the Argentinian tango - for the budding flautist. This unique book presents a kaleidoscope of musical traditions, with supporting information and backing tracks that capture each sound-world. To help with technique and interpretation, every piece includes warm-ups and stylistic tips from the authors. With options for flute or piano accompaniment, and an inspirational CD, Flute Globetrotters is the ultimate resource for those looking to go travellin' ...
  • 12 fun pieces in styles from around the world
  • Suitable for young flautists everywhere (2+ years' experience/grades 2-4)
  • Range of styles including bossa nova, blues, South African, Nordic, and Indian
  • Fascinating background information and tailored warm-ups
  • Includes flute accompaniments for a teacher or more experienced pupil and piano accompaniments with guitar chords
  • CD with performances and backings for every piece, recorded by renowned world-music performers
ISBN: 9780193376854
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 20 December 2011
No of pages: 32
Language: English
Catalogue No: 9780193376854

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          Hitchin GB Music Teacher
          Great selection of pieces with accompanying backing tracks and secondo parts. I really like the targeted technique exercises for each piece as well as the cultural/historical context. Ticks every box :)
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          Published on: 03 October 2017

          Musicroom Reviews

          What a fantastic book! I'm always looking for interesting teaching material. This has all sorts of different styles from all over the world (they missed a trick by not including a map). The piano accompaniments are PDF on the CD but there are also accompanying flute parts, making the book into a duet book too. The CD is good quality and the pieces fun but challenging. A slightly easier alternative to the similar Mike Mower's Postcards.
          Anonymous - (Newton Abbot, United Kingdom)

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