|Difficulty||Grade 6 - 7|
|Format||piano + separate flute part|
|Instruments||flute and piano|
LE TOMBEAU DE POULENC (1974) 10' , here in the version for flute and piano.
A GOOD RECITAL CHOICE FOR 2013 - the 50th anniversary of Poulenc's death.
The 1st movement - Promenade is in the new ABRSM Grade 7 Flute album for 2014-17 - just out!
There is also a version for solo flute, harp and strings which was premiered on 25 March 1981, Music Hall, Aberdeen, Richard Chester (flute), Royal Scottish National Orchestra conducted by John McLeod.
This work has been recorded by Kenneth Smith (flute) and Paul Rhodes (piano) on 'Folk and Fantasy' British Flute Music Vol.2 - CD DCA 768 available from www.amazon.co.uk
George asks: Where can we get hold of the shheetmusic of last movement Danse of this magnificent piece?
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