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February 1, 2021IM -
Flutist Bill Giannone, of Local 802 (New York City), has selected 12 well-known classical melodies and arranged them for solo flute with piano accompaniment in his new collection, 12 Great Flute Encores. Selections include Bach’s famous “Air on the G String” and the “Badinerie” from the Orchestral Suite No. 2, Debussy’s “Reverie” and the “Girl with the Flaxen Hair,” as well as Rachmaninoff’s “Vocalise,” among others. Giannone has taken these pieces and scored them for the flute’s range, along with thoughtful dynamic and phrase markings.
12 Great Flute Encores, selected and edited by William Giannone, Rosebud Music Publishing, www.RosebudMusicPublishing.com.