Contemporary Music

Compositions for solo flute.

  • Claude Debussy. Syrinx. Philippa Davies, flute.
  • Abbie de Quant plays the flute in Danse de la chèvre by Arthur Honneger, followed by flutist Hansgeorg Schmeiser playing Eight Pieces for solo flute by Paul Hindemith.
  • Robert Dick plays the flute in Density by Edgard Varèse and in Sequenza I by Berio.
  • Hansgeorg Schmeiser plays the flute in Air by Toru Takemisu, followed by flutist Camilla Hoitenga playing NoaNoa by Kaija Saariaho.
  • We end this episode of Contemporary Music with Gunilla von Bahr who plays Suoni d’un flauto and Song 2 by Ake Hermanson.


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