Clarke Ian The Great Train Race For Solo Flute (B & C Foot Version)
The Great Train Race by Ian Clarke
A highly entertaining extended technique showpiece that sounds like its title! Subtitled ‘The Flute As You Don’t Usually Hear It!’ it has proved extremely popular with audiences and players alike.
Techniques include; residual/breathy fast tonguing, multiphonics, singing & playing,
lip bending, explosive harmonics and an optional circular breathing section. A forward
with explanations of the techniques is given along with fingerings in the score for
easy reference. The multiphonics used are of the more friendly variety; seven from
only four differentt fingerings.
Included in exam syllabus
AMEB Certificate of Performance