Building a Flute & Whistle Library

Well, since I’ve taken up the flute again I needed to acquire a few (?) books to start building a library, so this is where I’ve begun.


Beginner’s Book for the Flute – Part One by Trevor Wye

Beginner’s Book for the Flute – Part Two by Trevor Wye

Practice Books for the Flute: Omnibus Edition Books 1-5 by Trevor Wye

40 Little Pieces in Progressive Order (Louis Moyse Flute Collection) by Moyse, Louis

Bach for Unaccompanied Flute by Fritz Spiegl

Rubank Elementary Method – Flute or Piccolo by A. C.   Peterson

Rubank Intermediate Method – Flute or Piccolo by J. E. Skornicka and A. C. Peterson

Rubank Advanced Method – Flute Volume I by Wm. Gower and H. Voxman

Rubank Advanced Method – Flute Volume II by Wm. Gower and H. Voxman

The Jazz Method for Flute by John O’Neill

The Flute Book (Third Edition) by Nancy Toff

Essential Songs for Flute by Hal Leonard

Jethro Tull – Flute Solos: As Performed by Ian Anderson by Jethro Tull

Ian Anderson is my flute hero and I want to learn a number of pieces from this book eventually. Doesn’t sound like it really fits with Harpsichords, does it? Oh well . . .

Body Mapping for Flutists: What Every Flute Teacher Needs to Know About the Body by Lea Pearson


Traditional Irish Tin Whistle Tutor by Geraldine Cotter

The Essential Tin Whistle Toolbox by Grey Larsen

Traditional Slow Airs of Ireland by Tomás Ó Canainn

Ireland’s Best Tin Whistle Tunes, Volume 1 by Clare McKenna

O’Neill’s Music of Ireland by Miles Krassen

The Tin Whistle Tune Book by William E. White

About npcarey

Amateur Luthier, woodworker, music enthusiast, software enthusiast
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