August 2019: Jules Demersseman (1833-1866) virtuoso flutist and child prodigy, Demersseman is well known to flutists for his books of etudes and florid, technical showpieces. Here is a fine example!
October, 2018: It's been a while since I posted a composer-of-the-month entry, so to celebrate the occasion, I have chosen the wonderful, yet often overlooked French composer Saint-Saens. Here is a selection from his "Carnival of the Animals" titled "Voliere." What does the flute depict? Why, birds, of course!
Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921)
Composer of the Month: January 2018 brings us to thoughts of the long winter ahead - what better way to celebrate than by listening to wintry music...
Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
"Winter" from the Four Seasons arr. C. Rees
This month we are celebrating the life and music of Heitor Villa-Lobos
Here is the delightful and mischievous "Jet Whistle" for flute and cello with Julius Baker and David Soyer
And mvts II and III...