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Entrance Standards, Flute

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Student playing the flute.Transfer students who have flute as their major instrument will be placed at an applied level that is based on their skill achievement. Following is a list of standards for each of the levels of flute study at CWU.

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and the man who thinks he can't are both right"

- Henry Ford


Music 164 | Music 264 | Music 364 | Music 464 | Graduate

Music 164

Technique:

  • Major scales
  • Harmonic minor scales
  • Chromatic scale to high D
  • Upper note (altissimo) scale
  • Major arpeggios
  • Double and triple tonguing
  • Vibrato exercises
  • Whistle tones

Select Studies:

  • Andersen, Etudes, Op. 41, 33, and 21
  • Boehm, 24 Melodious Studies, Op. 37
  • Dick, The Other Flute
  • Donjon, 7 Etudes
  • Drouet, 47 Studies
  • Moyse, Daily Exercises
  • Moyse, Tone Development Through Interpretation
  • Reichert, Studies, Op. 5
  • Taffanel and Gaubert, Method Complete de Fluteer

Select Repertoire: 

  • C.P.E. Bach, Hamburger Sonata in G
  • C.P.E. Bach, Sonata in A Minor, Flute Alone
  • C.P.E. Bach, Sonatas
  • J.S. Bach, Sonata in E-flat Major
  • J.S. Bach, Suite in B Minor
  • Badings, Cavatina
  • Blavet, Concerto in A Minor
  • Blavet, Sonatas
  • Bloch, Suite Modale
  • Bloch, Two Last Poems
  • Boccherini, Concerto in DMajor
  • Boehm, Elegy
  • Bolling, Suites
  • Boismortier, Sonatas
  • Brown, Trillium
  • Caplet, Reverie and Petite Waltz
  • Chopin, Variations on a Theme by Rossini
  • Couperin, Le Rossignol, Piccolo &Keyboard
  • Clarke, Hypnosis
  • Clarke, Spiral Lament
  • Clarke, TRK’s, flute and electronic sounds
  • Damase, Sonate en Concert
  • Debussy, Syrinx, Flute Alone
  • DeLaney, Hymn of Pan, Flute Alone
  • Dello Joio, Suite
  • Diemer, Sonata
  • Diemer, Suite
  • Donizetti, Sonata/Concertino
  • Feld, Petite Caprice
  • Foote, Night Piece
  • Ganne, Andante et Scherzo
  • Gluck, Concerto in G Major
  • Gretry, Concerto Handel, Sonatas
  • Hindemith, Acht Stucke, Flute Alone
  • Hoffmeister, Con
  • Honegger, Danse de la Chevre, Flute Alone
  • Hoover, Kokopeli, Flute Alone
  • Hotteterre, Four Suites
  • Kennan, Night Soliloquy
  • Krenek, Suite
  • Kuhlau, Grand Solos
  • Leclair, Sonatas
  • Locatelli, Sonatas
  • Loeillet, Sonatas
  • Marais, Les Folies d' Espagne, Flute Alone
  • Morlacchi, Swiss Shepherd
  • Moyse, First Sonata
  • Pergolesi, Concerto
  • Perilhou, Ballade
  • Pierne, Sonata
  • Quantz, Concertos
  • Quantz, Sonatas
  • Quantz, Concerto in G Major
  • \Reinecke, Ballade
  • Rogers, Soliloquy
  • Rutter, Suite Antique
  • St. Saens, Air de Ballet
  • Schocker, Sleepsong
  • Schocker, Vocalise
  • Schumann, Romances
  • Stamitz, Capriccio Sonata, Flute Alone
  • Stamitz, Concerto in G Major
  • Stamitz, Rondo Capriccioso, Flute Alone
  • Telemann, Methodical Sonatas
  • Telemann, Fantasias, Flute Alone
  • Telemann, Sonatas
  • Telemann, Suite in A Minor
  • Varese, Density 21.5, Flute Alone
  • Vaughn Williams, Suite de Ballet
  • Vivaldi, il Pastor fido Sonatas, Op. 13

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Music 264

Technique:

  • Natural and melodic minor scales
  • Diminished, minor, major triad routine
  • Augmented triad routine
  • Fully diminished triads and sevenths

Select Studies:

  • Andersen, Etudes, Op. 30, 60 and 63
  • Gates, Odd Meter Etudes
  • Karg-Elert, 30 Caprices
  • Taffanel and Gaubert, Method Complete de Flute

Select Repertoire:

  • Aitken, Iclcle, Flute Alone
  • C.P.E. Bach, Concerto in D Minor
  • J.S. Bach, Sonatas in A Minor, E Minor, and E Major
  • Beethoven, Serenade, Op. 25
  • Beethoven, Sonata in B-flat Major
  • Bennett, Summer Music
  • Briccialdi, Carnival of Venice (short version)
  • Busser, Andalucia
  • Busser, Prelude et Scherzo
  • Chaminade, Concertino
  • Clarke, Orange Dawn
  • Clarke, Mad Hatter
  • Debussy, Bilitis
  • DeLaney, Variations, Alto Flute
  • Demersseman, Fantasie on a Melody by Chopin
  • Devienne, Concertos
  • Devienne, Sonatas
  • Doppler, Airs Valaques, Op. 10
  • Doppler, Hungarian Pastoral Fantasy
  • Dorff, Sonatine de Giverny, Piccolo and Piano
  • Dvorak, Sonatina, Op. 100
  • Enesco, Cantabile et Presto
  • Faure, Fantasie
  • Fukushima, Mei, Flute Alone
  • Furstenau, Concerto
  • Gaubert, Fantasie
  • Gaubert, Nocturne et Allegro Scherzando
  • Gaubert, Sonata in A Major
  • George, Concerto
  • Gensmer, Second Sonata in E Minor
  • Gieseking, Sonatina
  • Godard, Suite, Op. 116
  • Guarneri, Sonatina
  • Haydn, Concerto in D Major
  • Heiden, Sonatina
  • Hindemith, Sonata
  • Hoover, Three Sketches, Piccolo and Piano
  • Hue, Fantasie
  • Hummel, Sonatas
  • Ibert, Piece, Flute Alone
  • Jolivet, Fantasie-Caprice
  • Kuhlau, Divertimentos
  • Kuhlau, Three Fantasias, Op. 38, Flute Alone
  • La Montaine, Sonata, Op. 61, Piccolo & Piano
  • Lauf, Sonata, Piccolo and Piano
  • Martin, Sonata da Chiesa, Flute & Organ
  • Milhaud, Sonatine
  • Molique, Concerto in D Minor
  • Mouquet, La Flute de Pan
  • Mozart, Concertos in G, D, and C Major
  • Muczynski, Moments
  • Muczynski, Three Preludes, Flute Alone
  • Piazolla, Etudes Tanguistiques
  • Poulenc, Sonata
  • Roussel, Joueurs de Flute
  • St. Saens, Odelette
  • Schocker, Regrets and Resolutions
  • Schubert, Sonata per Arpeggione
  • Shinohara, Kassouga
  • Spohr, Concerto
  • Takemitsu, Air for Flute Alone
  • Taffanel, Andante Pastorale et Scherzettino
  • Vivaldi, Pic. Concertos in C Major (2) and A Minor
  • Vivaldi, Flute Concertos 

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Music 364

Technique:

  • 7th chord routine (Moyse Daily Exercises)
  • Whole tone scales
  • Major and minor scales in thirds
  • Taffanel and Gaubert,Method Complete de Flute

Select Studies:

  • Casterede, Douze Etudes
  • Gilbert, Technical Flexibility
  • Karg-Elert, 30 Caprices
  • Taffanel and Gaubert, Method Complete de Flute

Select Repertoire:

  • C.P.E. Bach, Concerto in G Major
  • J.S. Bach, Partita in A Minor, Flute Alone
  • J.S. Bach, Sonata in E Minor
  • Badings, Dialogues, Flute & Organ
  • Bartok, Suite Paysanne Hongroise
  • Berkley, Concerto
  • Boda, Sonatine
  • Bozza, Image, Flute Alone
  • Briccialdi, Carnival of Venice (long version)
  • Burton, Sonatina
  • Busser, Andalucia
  • Camus, Chanson et Badinerie
  • Casterede, Sonate en Forme de Suite
  • Clarke, The Great Trian Race, Flute Alone
  • Dahl, Var. on a Swedish Folktune, Flute Alone
  • Demersseman, Hommage A Tulou
  • Dick, Lookout, Flute Alone
  • Dove, The Magic Flute Dances
  • Dubois, Concerto
  • Feld, Fantasie Concertante
  • Ferroud, Trois Pieces, Flute Alone
  • Foss, Three American Pieces
  • Franck, Sonata Gates, Sonatina
  • Genin, Carnival de Venise
  • Genin, Fantasie, Piccolo & Piano
  • Gordeli, Concerto
  • Griffes, Poem
  • Hanson, Serenade
  • Harty, In Ireland Harbison, Sonata
  • Hoover, Medieval Suite
  • Horwood, Birds, Piccolo & Piano
  • Karg-Elert, Impressions Exotiques
  • Karg-Elert, Sonata Appasionata, Flute Alone
  • Kernis, Air Kuhlau, Var. on "The Last Rose of Summer"
  • La Montaine, Sonata, Flute Alone
  • Martinu, First Sonata
  • Mercandante, Concerto in E Minor and D Major
  • Messiaen, Le Merle Noir
  • Migot, Sonata
  • Mower, Sonata Latino
  • Persichetti, Parable, Flute Alone
  • Persichetti, Parable, Piccolo Alone
  • Pinkam, Miracles, Flute & Organ
  • Piston, Concerto
  • Piston, Sonata
  • Reinecke, Sonata "Undine"
  • Rivier, Sonatine
  • Rodrigo, Fantasia para un Gentlehombre
  • Romberg, Concerto
  • Sancan, Sonatine
  • Schocker, Musique Francaise
  • Schocker, In the Air
  • Schocker, Solo Suite, Flute Alone
  • Schulhoff, Sonata
  • Taffanel, Fantasie on "Der Freischutz"
  • Taktakishvili, Sonata
  • Tomasi, Sonatine, Flute Alone
  • Tulou, Third Grand Solo, Op. 74
  • Tulou, Fifth Grand Solo, Op. 79
  • Tulou, Thirteenth Grand Solo
  • Widor, Suite, Op. 34

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Music 464

Technique:

  • Chromatic major and minor thirds
  • Diminished scales

Select Studies:

  • Bitsch, Douze Etudes
  • Falk, Quinze Etudes Atonale
  • Selected orchestral excerpts

Select Repertoire:

  • Amilin, Sonata
  • Amlin, Sonata, Piccolo and Piano
  • Arnold, Sonata
  • J.S. Bach, Sonata in B Minor
  • Badings, Capriccio
  • Beaser, Souvenirs for Piccolo & Piano
  • Beaser, Variations
  • Benshoof, Spindrift for Piccolo & Piano
  • Boehm, Concerto
  • Boehm, Nel cor piu
  • Borne, Carmen Fantasie
  • Bozza, Agrestide
  • Brotons, Concerto/Sonata, Op. 72
  • Brotons, Sonata
  • Broughton, Piccolo Concerto
  • Casella, Sicilienne et Burlesque
  • Castiglioni, Gymel
  • Clarke, Zoom Tube, Flute Alone
  • Copland, Duo
  • Cronin, Postcard for Piccolo & Marimba
  • Damase, Concerto
  • Davidovsky, Synchronisms #1, Flute & Tape
  • Demersseman, Sixieme Solo De Concert
  • Denisov, Sonata
  • Dutilleux, Sonatine
  • Ewazen, Concerto
  • Feld, Sonata
  • Francaix, Concerto
  • Francaix, Divertimento, Flute Alone
  • Genin, Fantasie, Piccolo and Piano
  • Gryc, Cinq Preludes, Flute Alone
  • Jacob, Concerto
  • Karg-Elert, Sonata
  • Karg-Elert, Suite Pointillistique
  • Korte, Remembrances, Flute & Tape
  • Lennon, Echolalia, Flute Alone
  • Liebermann, Sonata
  • Martin, Ballade Mason, Thoughts, Flute Alone
  • McKimm, Piccolo Concerto
  • Muczynski, Sonata
  • Musgrave, Piccolo Play, Piccolo and Piano
  • Rabboni, Le carnaval hongrois, Piccolo and Piano
  • Reinecke, Concerto
  • Riegger, Suite, Flute Alone
  • Rivier, Concerto
  • Schocker, Airborne
  • Schocker, Green Places
  • Schocker, Sonata
  • Schocker, Sonata, Piccolo and Piano
  • Schubert, Introduction, Theme, and Var., Op. 160
  • Tomasi, Concerto
  • Zwilich, Concerto

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Graduate

​Etudes:

  • Jean Jean, Etudes Modernes
  • Selected orchestral excerpts
  • Taffanel and Gaubert, Method Complete de Flute

Select Repertoire:

  • Berio, Sequenza, Flute Alone
  • Boehm, Grand Polonaise
  • Boehm, Le Desir, Valse de Schubert
  • Boulez, Sonatine
  • Corigliano, Pied Piper Fantasy
  • Dick, Afterlight, Flute Alone
  • Dick, Flying Lessons, Flute Alone
  • Dohnanyi, Passacaglia, Op. 48, No. 2, Flute Alone
  • Foss, Renaissance Concerto
  • Ibert, Concerto
  • Jolivet, Asceses, Flute Alone
  • Jolivet, Concerto
  • Jolivet, Chant de Linos
  • Jolivet, Cinq Incanatations, Flute Alone
  • Khachaturian, Concerto
  • Liebermann, Concerto
  • Liebermann, Piccolo Concerto
  • Musgrave, Piccolo Play
  • Nielsen, Concerto
  • Prokofieff, Sonata, Op. 94
  • Ran, East Wind, Flute Alone
  • Reynolds, Sonata
  • Rodrigo, Concierto Pastorale
  • Takemitsu, Itinerant, Flute Alone
  • Trombly, Kinetics III, Flute & Tape

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