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A good sight reading book for flute?

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pinkdaisy
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A good sight reading book for flute?

Postby pinkdaisy » Sat Nov 24, 2012 4:26 pm

I'm looking for a book to improve my sight reading, but I'm not sure what would be appropriate for my level.
I play for my high school band. I've been taking private lessons weekly for 6 years. I'm on Suzuki Flute Volume 7 currently learning Hungarian Pastoral Fantasy by Doppler. Any suggestions at all would be appreciated.

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Zevang
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Re: A good sight reading book for flute?

Postby Zevang » Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:15 pm

Orchestral excerpts books maybe would help you.

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Re: A good sight reading book for flute?

Postby RicksMusic » Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:17 pm

Melodious and Progressive Studies for Flute, Book 1

We have several copies in stock for $12.99 plus USPS postage to your address. Please contact directly if interested.

Scott
RICK'S MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, INC.
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Re: A good sight reading book for flute?

Postby wally » Tue Nov 27, 2012 4:43 pm

Joseph Viola (Berklee Music) has a series out for flute (and sax) with one volume devoted to rhythm studies. Fairly challenging syncopated sight-reading material.

http://www.amazon.com/TECHNIQUE-RHYTHM- ... iola+flute


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