Walker, Elizabeth - Baroque Studies for baroque flute
NFA Award Winner 2015
*WINNER* "Best Flute Method" NFA Newly Published Music Competition 2015.
"Baroque Flute Studies" by leading authority on historical performance practice, Elizabeth Walker, presents a 'through the keys' approach to the technique of the baroque flute, with the chapters exploring the characteristic colours of each key. As well as tone exercises, studies, solos, duets and trios, the book includes fingering and trill fingering charts, a chapter on ornamentation, and orchestral excerpts in each key, including most of the regularly encountered J.S. Bach repertoire. This book is an indispensable resource for baroque flautists as well as being a useful study book for modern flautists wishing to further explore the baroque flute repertoire.