Recommended Repertoire

Studio Recommended Repertoire

Elementary School
Trevor Wye, Beginner’s Book for the Flute, Parts 1 and 2
Rubank Elementary Method, Flute or Piccolo
Essential Elements (or other elementary school band required book)

All Middle School, 6-8
Trevor Wye, Beginner’s Book for the Flute, Parts 1 and 2
Rubank Elementary and/or Rubank Intermediate Method, Flute or Piccolo

8th Grade
Taffanel/Gaubert, 17 Grands Exercices Journaliers De Mecanisme Pour Flute (17 Big Daily Finger Exercises for the Flute), Editions Musicales Alphonse Leduc
Selected Studies for Flute (Rubank, Voxman) –high school NMMEA All-State audition book

High School 9-12
Taffanel/Gaubert (See above)
Trevor Wye, Practice Books for the Flute (Omnibus Edition, Books 1-5) and Book 6, Advanced Practice
Trevor Wye, Complete Daily Exercises for the Flute – Flute Tutor: Essential Practice Material for All Intermediate to Advanced Flautists
Selected Studies for Flute (Rubank, Voxman) –All State Etude Book

College Preparation/ Serious High School (In addition to “High School” category)
Marcel Moyse, 24 Little Melodic Studies with Variations (Easy) for Flute
Complete Bach Flute Sonatas (Urtext edition, published by Bärenreiter)
Mozart Concerto in G major (and D major), edited by Trevor Wye, published by Novello
Flute Music by French Composers for Flute and Piano, edited by Louis Moyse, pub., G. Schirmer
Other Etudes chosen by student and teacher (Boehm, Drouet, Berbiguier, Soussman, Damase, to name a few.)

In addition to this, you will prepare at least one solo a year, which you can then use in solo and ensemble and/or the Albuquerque Flute Fiesta K-12 competition.

You might not need all of this music- it’s up to you to decide on how much you want to practice and how far you want to go! That’s why it’s just recommended and not required. If you would like to only have a few, we’ll pick out what you need for your specific flute plans.

Some music will be available at Baum’s or can be found at Music Mart (they also place orders). Be sure to call ahead to either store. You can also find it on the internet (Amazon, Flute World, Sheet Music Plus, etc).


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