Three Inventions (Flute Choir)
Three Inventions for Five Flutes (doubling Piccolos), By Martin Amlin, Published by Theodore Presser Company.
Flute 1 (Piccolo 1), Flute 2 (Piccolo 2), Flute 3 (Piccolo 3), Flute 4 (Piccolo 4), Flute 5 (Piccolo 5)
Martin Amlin’s new tour de force is a quintet composed for Leone Buyse. It is a study in textures and canonic gestures scored for 5 C Flutes, each doubling Piccolo. As with his rhythmic writing, Amlin’s movement titles are engagingly cryptic yet meaningful: I. Apparatus, II. Miremi, III. Spiral Canon. Ideal for advanced and professional flutists, the work’s intricacies create an exhilarating ten minutes