Flute Sonatas is proud to feature Flute Sonata No. 1 and Flute Sonata No. 3! Flute Sonata No. 1 – for flute and piano: A sonata in three movements inspired by Bach, Chopin, and Beethoven. Music Download performed by Miyazawa flutist, Laurel Ann Maurer from the CD release – Miyazawa Plays Caliendo. Movement 1 Movement
ABBRACCIARE – for flute and guitar: a variety of folkloric music traditions of southern Spain come together in this haunting and virtuosic work for flute and guitar! To hear the world premiere performance of Abbracciare, please click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QA-uf0vsdnU&list=PL3aLXo19Bc7okV3nqDcUPiyiYGUdJXmtf&index=2
ALLEGRIA – for flute and guitar: A highly energetic dance samba combining Latin rhythms and Brazilian harmonies. Music Download performed by a flutist, Brian Luce, and guitarist, Christopher Caliendo from their Flamenco Americano CD. Watch Christopher’s Guitar Tips class as he provides guidance and insight into his original composition that combines 70’s jazz fusion
JAL for flute, guitar, and cello: Gypsy music capturing the journeying spirit of the classic Gypsy caravans used in the early nineteenth century which brought Gypsies from England more into the civilized world. Music Download performed by Latin Grammy-winning flutist, Nestor Torres, guitarist Christopher Caliendo and cellist, Armen Kusikian plus percussion. Sheet Music published by
THE GYPSY WALTZ – for piccolo and piano: With his magic flute, outlandish dress, and shrewd business propositions, the Pied Piper resembles all the traditional attributes of the Gypsy people. The melody captures the alluring effects of the Pied Piper’s call. Music Download performed by piccoloist, Nicola Mazzanti and pianist, Amanda Sabelhaus. The Gypsy Waltz
TRISTEZA – A tango adagio, filled with memory, longing and pathos. A way of saying, “I’m sorry”. Music Download performed by NFA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, flutist Sheridon Stokes and guitarist, Christopher Caliendo from their CD release, Torbellino
LA MILONGA – An Argentine peasant dance, bright up-tempo, filled with fiery energy. Music Download performed by NFA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, flutist Sheridon Stokes and guitarist, Christopher Caliendo from their CD release, Torbellino Sheet Music published by Caliendo World Music Publishing, Inc: Watch Christopher’s Guitar Tips class as he provides the inspiration for writing
CONTIGO – a bolero whose sentimental and haunting melody tells the story of a perfect moment between two lovers through a man’s dream state mixed with nostalgia and longing. Music Download performed by flutist Christopher Lee and guitarist, James Brown from their CD release, Bailar Conmigo.