Add some extra colors to this song. Even if you just started to play the flute you can play this piece with friends. The tongue stops, pizzicato and jet whistle help you to develop the co-ordination between the tongue and abdomen. The wind sounds make your embouchure very flexible and that way you can improve your sound.
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Playalong with Youtube. Very nice to use as a warming up exercise and energizer for workshops or just to start your daily routine. The wind sounds and tone bending challenge the embouchure to become really flexible and the key clicks are nice for rhythm and a precise finger movement.
Get your flute, find three flute friends and play this cheerful piece the Flute Colors way. Every line has its own challenges. So there are a lot of things you can develop with this piece. You can play with or without accompaniment.
In this arrangement we use the wind sounds to practise decrescendi. Playing from regular sound to wind sound gradually is a true workout for practising the decrescendo movement of the embouchure. Once you practise your decrescendi like this, the regular ones will be very easy!
Once you start singing this round the energy level increases and you can’t stop singing it. And now you can play it as well the Flute Colors way! The wind sounds make your embouchure very flexible, singing and playing is very good for a lot of things and practising flutter tongue helps you to relax your tongue.
Working on better legato playing, better co-ordination of the tongue and abdomen, working on a better decrescendo and crescendo technique. Just a few of the benefits of studying this version of Köhlers famous study. If you work on this version alongside the original version you will gain more control. And more control equals better playing. Have fun!
This birthday song is often sang in Czech Republic. With this Flute Colors arrangement you can work on your sound, intonation, co-ordination between abdomen and movement of the tongue and have fun at the same time if you play this piece with friends.