Flute Concerto

Carl Nielsen

Flute Concerto

FS119, CNW42 • “Concerto for Flute and Orchestra”

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Nielsen was never much interested in writing a concerto on a heroic scale, saving his weightier material for his symphonies. As a result, each of his three concertos -- for violin, flute and clarinet -- are more or less intimate in character. If the Violin Concerto (1911) reflects an essentially traditional stylistic a... read more