Repertoire Explorer Flute and Piano


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Repertoire Explorer Flute and Piano

Repertoire Explorer Flute and Piano

Universal Edition
Volumes 1 and 2 (separate albums)

Compiled by  James Rae, these albums contain a variety of pieces from classical to modern. Divided into three groups/levels,  these pieces enable students to broaden their musical experiences and explore the wide variety of music that is within their grasp.

Volume 1 (grades 1-3 Approx Standard)

Grade 1 accompanied:

Skye Boat Song (Traditional)
March from ‘Rinaldo’ (Handel)
Original Dances no.5 (Schubert)
Morning Has Broken (Traditional)
Out and About (Rae)
Counting Rhyme (Bornefield)

Grade 1 unaccompanied:

Allegro Moderato (Popp)
Les a Dieu de Bagnolet, Minuet 1 (Chedville)
In the Wings (Rae)
Autumn Clouds (Rae)
That’ll Do Nicely (Rae)
The Time has Come (Rae)

Grade 2 accompanied:

Ecossaise (Beethoven)
Lord of the Dance (Traditional)
March in C major (de Caix d’Hervelois)
Suite Paysanne Hongroise (Nos 6&7) (Bartok)
Summer Evening (Reeman)
Hacienda (Rae)

Grade 2 unaccompanied:

2 Minuets in D major (Handel)
Minuet from Don Giovanni (Mozart)
Open Spaces (Rae)
Limbo (Rae)
Mixin’ It! (Rae)
Maestoso (Garibaldi)

Grade 3 accompanied:

Papageno’s Aria (Mozart)
Polonaise in D major (Telemann)
Old French Song (Tchaikovsky)
Cha Cha Calypso (Rae)
Londonderry Air (Traditional)

Grade 3 unaccompanied:

Allegro Moderato (Kohler)
Allegretto (Soussmann)
Irish Washerwoman (Traditional)
Estlander (Part)
Cloud Nine (Rae)
Flute Un-Plugged (Rae)

Volume 2 (grades 2-7 Approx Standard)

Vanhal Sonate No.1
Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Handel Bourree in G major
Grieg Morning from ‘Peer Gynt’, Suite No.1
Rae I Didn’t Wake Up This Morning
Rae Blue Mambo
Bartok Andante from ‘Suite Paysanne Hongroise’
Tchaikovsky Romance Op5
Verdi Scenes from ‘La Traviata’
Andersen Allegro
Rae Headbanger
Rae Walkabout

Grade 5

JS Bach Badinerie from ‘Suite in B minor’
Beethoven Fur Elise
Mozart Rondo from ‘Viennese Sonatinas’
Debussy The Girkl with the Flaxen Hair
Rae Beyond the Headland
Dvorak Humoresque, Op.101/7
Borisova-Ollas Elegy from ‘Four Pieces’
Dehnhard Blues for Louis
Rae Dick’s Licks
Demersseman Allegro

Grade 6

Couperin La Vivacite
Chopin Waltz Op.64/2
Mozart Andantino Sostenuto e Cantabile
Rae Kieran in the Kitchen
Mendelssohn Bartholdy No1, Op19/1 from ‘Songs Without Words’
Tchaikovsky Neapolitan Song from ‘Album for Children’
Borisova-Ollas Birdy from ‘Four Pieces’
Dehnhard There She Is
CPE Bach Sonata in A minor Wq 132
Rae Water Sprites

James Rae

Rae (born in 1957), is a versatile musician known for his successful career in performing, composing, and teaching. He studied clarinet, bass clarinet, piano, and composition at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, studying with professors, Yona Ettlinger, Stephen Trier, Meriel Jefferson, and Patric Standford.

James Rae’s performances have spanned West End and Royal National Theatre productions, including the renowned ‘Oresteia’ with music by Sir Harrison Birtwistle. He has also collaborated with leading orchestras and ensembles, notably participating in the EMI album ‘Classic Ellington’ conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and the C.B.S.O. He also leads the Phoenix Saxophone Quartet

As a highly published composer, James Rae has created over 200 educational wind music compositions. His works, featured in major wind examination syllabuses, encompass instrumental study books, tutors, transcriptions, duets, and collaborations on musicals with Mike Cornick.

Additionally, he has served as an adjudicator at various music festivals and competitions.

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