Flute Concerto

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

Flute Concerto in A major

H. 438, WQ. 168 • “Version of H437”

About this work...

C.P.E. Bach adapted this work from a harpsichord concerto he had already written, perhaps earlier in 1753; a cello treatment also exists. While this may seem to be unusually versatile music to serve so many distinctive instruments, Bach took great care in translating the solo part to flute. For example, where the cello... read more