A Method for the Flute

A Method for the Flute

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"Each of the musical works has a duet part so the teacher can accompany the student with steady rhythm, good pitch, and interpretive guidance. Fingering and trill charts are provided for flutes of up to 13 keys. The progressive and thoughtful organization of this method makes it useful to teachers of any model of transverse flute-useful even with beginning students." -The Flute Network Jean-Louis Tulou's 1855 method for playing the pre-Boehm wooden flute and an excellent source of early nineteenth-century French performance practices.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 222.5 x 275.3 x 14.2mm | 458.14g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253209196
  • 9780253209191
  • 2,018,996

About Jean-Louis Tulou

JANICE DOCKENDORFF BOLANDteaches at Cornell College and Coe College. A concert artist, she specializes in the performance of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century music on period flutes. MARTHA F. CANNON is Professor Emerita of French at Coe College. She has played cello in a string quartet, in a chamber orchestra, and with the Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra.show more

Table of contents

Preface A Method for the Flute Introduction Method Tone Quality Position of the Embouchure How the Flute is Put Together Tone Production Left Hand Position Right Hand Position Position of the Body Position of the Flute Tonguing Articulation Breathing Low D Table for the D Major Scale Etude on the D Major Scale Using the Simple Fingering System Simple Fingerings Tone Production Etudes The Little Keys The Chromatic Scale Chromatic Scale Table with Sharps or Flats Etudes Trills Turns [Trilles] Intonation Notes Sensibles [Sensitive Notes or Leading Tones] Compound Fingerings and Etudes The C Foot and the B Foot The Perfect Flute Table of Notes Sensibles [Leading Tones] Using Compound Fingerings Table of Trills Study of Major Scales Progressive Etudes Simple Fingerings Exercises for the Simple Fingerings Etudes The Double Tongueshow more