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Music Research Guide: Flute

A guide to the music resources at the University of Nebraska--Lincoln

Selected repertoire lists for the flute



Flûte littérature : catalogue général des oeuvres éditées et inédites par formations instrumentales = general catalog of published and unpublished works by instrumental category / Bernard Pierreuse ; préface de Henri Pousseur.  

Paris : Société des Éditions Jobert : distribution, Éditions Musicales Transatlantiques, c1982

MUSIC Ref ML128.F7 P5x


Flute repertoire catalogue: 10,000 titles / Frans Vester.

London, Musica Rara, 1967

MUSIC Ref ML128.F7 V48


A handbook of literature for the flute : compilation of graded method materials, solos, and ensemble music for flutes / by James J. Pellerite

Bloomington, Ind. : Zālo Publications, c1978

MUSIC Ref ML128.F7 P4 1978


Flute music by women composers : an annotated catalog / compiled by Heidi M. Boenke

New York : Greenwood Press, 1988

MUSIC Ref ML128.F7 B6 1988


Die Flötenkonzerte bis 1850 : ein thematisches Verzeichnis / Ingo Gronefeld

Tutzing : H. Schneider, 1992-

MUSIC Ref ML128.F7 G76x 1992  v. 1, v. 2




Periodicals for the flute

The flutist quarterly : the official magazine of the National Flute Association, v. 9 (1984)-   ML27.U5 N3676


Flute talk, v. 1 (1981)-  ML929.F6


Traverso : historical flute newsletter, volumes 1-10, 1989-1998 / editor Ardal Powell ; with a bibliography of publications on historical flutes, 1989-1998, compiled by David Lasocki.  ML935.T72 1999; with supplement for "the second decade" ML935.T72 2009

See also:

NACWPI journal, ML27.U5 N17

Tibia, ML929. T5

Woodwind world, ML1.W555

Some Library of Congress call numbers for the flute

M - Scores

M60-64--Solo flute music

M240-244--Music for flute and piano

M1020-1021, M1120-1121--Flute with orchestra and string orchestra (includes full scores and solos with piano arrangements)

ML - Music Literature

ML128.F7--Flute music: Bibliography

ML935-937--Books about the flute

MT - Instruction and Study

MT340-359 --Methods, etudes, orchestra studies, etc.

Some Library of Congress subject headings for music for flute

Flute music

Flute and piano music

Suites (Flute)

Concertos (Flute)

Concertos (Flute with string orchestra)

Flute with orchestra

...and there are lots more.  Do a subject search for "flute" and see the more than 240 different subject headings that begin with "flute."

Library of Congress subject headings about the flute

Flute music--Bibliography

Flute music--Discography



   ... and lots more.  Search "flute" in Encore and find about 250, more than 1500 recordings and more than 2300 scores.     

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