Gymnopedie #1
By Erik Satie / arr. David Marlatt
Item: 81-F1288
UPC: 685462019038
ISBN 10: 1554739020
ISBN 13: 9781554739028
PRICE: $15.00
Series: Eighth Note Publications
Category: Woodwind - Flute Quintet
Format: Score & Parts
Instrument: Flute
Instrumentation: 5 Flutes
Level: Medium
The first Gymnopedie, a word coined by Satie himself, is perhaps the composer's most recognizable work. The melancholic nature of the melody lends itself well to the sombre sonority of the flute. This is a solo throughout meant to feature a member from the the ensemble. (3:55)