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Technique Books in the Allen Library (selections)
The Flute Book by
Call Number: ML935 T64 2012 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 2012
A one-stop guide to the flute, its technique, and its music. Includes appendices with fingering charts, repair shops, flute organizations, and more.
Orchestral Techniques for Flute and Piccolo by
Call Number: MT346 K85 O7 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 2006
Excerpts from 28 orchestral masterworks, with guidance on tempo, rhythm, dynamics, breathing, tone, fingerings, articulation, and more.
The Simple Flute by
Call Number: MT340 D43 S55 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 2002
Advice covering essential topics such as breathing, articulation, and tone, but also "jawboning," "finger phrasing," and other vexing aspects of flute playing.
Trevor Wye Practice Books for the Flute by
Call Number: MT345 W97 v.1-4 [Allen shelves]
Publication Date: 1980
A complete guide for players who are looking to overcome technical difficulties, and who are seeking advice on how best to practice.
Browse the Shelves
There are many more technique books available in the library! Use these call numbers to find more:
||Wind technique (general)
||Woodwind technique (general)
||Flute technique (general)
||Flute orchestral studies
|MT350 – MT359
||Recorder, piccolo, etc. techniques
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