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Have fun with contemporary techniques for flute! With a membership at flutecolors.com you can download practise material containing several contemporary techniques. Variations on well know flute exercises, traditional songs, but also modern pop songs. From Drouet and Bach to Justin Bieber and Bruno Mars.

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Easy

 Fun with ‘I don’t feel like dancing’

Practise your harmonics together with the Scissor Sisters. Harmonics are very useful to practise support, using vocals, aural skills, sound and embouchure. Playing this exercise with the Youtube version of I don’t feel like dancing makes it a nice warming up exercise too!

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Easy

 Schumann – Soldier’s March

This very famous piano piece is excellent for practising your pizzicato technique. You can play this piece solo, as a trio or even as a quartet. Practising the pizzicato techniques helps you developing the co-ordination between the abdomen, tongue and fingers.

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Easy/Mediate

 English Country Gardens

The alternation between regular sound and pizzicato can be challenging at first. But once you get the hang of it, it is great fun. Very interesting co-ordination exercise.

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Easy/Mediate

 Schubert – Ländler

This exercise can help you improve your crescendo and decrescendo technique. By practising wind sounds like this you also practise the movement we make while playing a crescendo or decrescendo. Practise this exercise alongside the original version for the best results.

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Easy

 Fun with ‘Waiting for love’

This piece is a good way to start a workshop or lesson. A nice and effective energizer. Work on key clicks for the co-ordination of the fingers, wind sound for a flexible embouchure and tone bending for sound and flexibility. Or just for fun!

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Difficult

 Corelli – Sarabande

Training the brain with singing and playing. This time we have to sing the melody and accompany with the flute. A challenging exercise with a lot of skills to improve.

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Easy/Mediate

 Strauss jr. – Electro magnetische Polka

This piece is indeed electric with all the added extended techniques! Ones you play this tune it will stay in your head for a while. Find yourself four more players and have fun!

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Mediate/Difficult

 Händel – whistle tone exercise

Studying whistle tones helps you to develop a relaxed but precise embouchure. This little fragment of an Air composed by George Friedrich Händel is perfect for practising whistle tones. This exercise has two variations.

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Easy/Mediate

 Jim Wilson

In this duet you can learn to play with quartertones or just enjoy the sound like you are playing on a bamboo flute. Very useful to gain flexibility in the fingers, developing your aural skills and extending your sound pallet.

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Difficult

 Circular breathing – trill exercise

Learning circular breathing can be challenging. But don’t give up! If you can (almost) do it use this exercise to become better. Each octave has it own challenges. This study will help you practise circular breathing in different octaves. If you can’t use circular breathing (yet) watch the videos on the Flute Colors website. Have fun!

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