French flautist, Marcel Moyse (1889-1984) studied at the Paris Conservatoire before becoming a renowned performer on the instrument. He was also responsible for training a brilliant generation of Flute players and his combined experiences and expertise create this well-informed compilation, 18 Exercises or Studies.
With notes in French, English, German and Japanese, Moyse's studies are accessible and versatile. Focus is given to fingering, phrasing, tempo, breath control, articulation, intervals, range, and ornamentation, among other musical aspects. 18 Exercises or Studies for Flute is essential to the technical progress of advanced flautists.