Trevor Wye’s famous Practice Books for the Flute are invaluable to players of every grade and have received worldwide acclaim, selling over 1 million copies in total. Each book concentrates on individual facets of flute technique in concise detail. This revised edition has updated diagrams, clearer musical notation and improved overall design. This book provides a step by step guide to developing good flute technique, with plenty of helpful exercises for all registers of the instrument. Each section of the book is accompanied by useful practice and performance tips.
(Music Sales America). This series of practice books by Trevor Wye is an invaluable addition to study for all flautists. Each book concentrates on a different technical problem covering all aspects of playing the instrument. Each book serves as a step-by-step guide with plenty of helpful exercises for all registers. Volume 1 focuses on tone-building, developing different tone colors, breath, pitch control and flexibility.
Good articulation is an essential part of flute technique – it is the speech of music. This book provides a step by step guide to securing good articulation, and covers slurring, single, double and triple tonguing, problem notes and overcoming nerves and anxiety. Trevor Wye’s famous Practice Books for the Flute are invaluable to players of every grade and have received worldwide acclaim, selling over 1 million copies in total. Each book concentrates on individual facets of flute technique in concise detail
The second edition of Susan J. Maclagan’s A Dictionary for the Modern Flutist presents clear and concise definitions of more than 1,600 common flute-related terms that a player of the Boehm-system or Baroque flute may encounter. It includes over 100 images as well as appendices on tuning, composition, baroque music, and recordings.
Trevor Wye: Flute Secrets tells you everything you need to know about being a Flautist. This innovative volume presents indispensable guidance for all Flute players, from choosing the right instrument and tips on how to practise, to establishing a professional career and becoming a Flute teacher. In Flute Secrets renowned educator and master musician Trevor Wye shares a lifetime’s knowledge and experience, enriched with music examples, illustrations and diagrams. He covers the instrument, educational assistance, professional strategies, teaching strategies, aural skills, flute training and repairs, and everything in between. With over 200 pages of advice, this book makes the perfect gift for students, teachers or professionals.
(Music Sales America). This companion to Trevor Wye's series of practice books continues the explanation of playing techniques in greater detail. Topics covered include finding a teacher, practicing, auditioning, performing, repertoire and careers.