Selected Studies (Flute). Edited by Himie Voxman. For Flute. Woodwind Method. 80 pages. Rubank Publications #RUBL140. Published by Rubank Publications (HL.4470700).
ISBN 1423445287. 9x12 inches.
The next step for students who have completed the advanced level method for their instrument. The full-page etudes in this series, key-centered and supported by scale and arpeggio exercises, take the student to that next level of performance wherein their accumulated skills allow them to play full-length performance pieces with a high level of musicianship and competence. As such, many states include these pieces in their all-state audition lists.
Location: from Orcas Island, WA
April 1, 2009
A fine selection of mostly fun and interesting studies, from etude collections and from literature. More engaging than "standard" study books (Anderson, Altes, etc.), and more variety. Greater latitude for artistic interpretation, not just fast & furious fingers. A bit uneven in difficulty and in quality. Overall a good pick...
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