Flute Playing 7

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
106FLE7 Z 14 2T Czech winter

Subject guarantor

Radomír PIVODA, Jiří VÁLEK

Name of lecturer(s)

Mario MESANY, Radomír PIVODA, Jiří VÁLEK

Learning outcomes of the course unit

In this course the mastery of all aspects of playing the flute is necessary. This regards fingering technique, intonation, rhythm, breathing and tone quality. Knowledge in performance and stage presentation are expanded. The study is oriented towards compositions which are irreplaceable for concert activity.

  1. Psychology of stage performance, stage activity practice.
  2. Performance viewpoints. Investigating personal and classical peformance maintaining the students viewpoint on interpretation.
  3. Recitals - Feld, Ibert, Berio, Loudová, Francaix, Martinů - necessary technique and openness to interpretation possibilities.

Mode of study

Individual contact instruction

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course contents

Students who have no apparent problems in their playing are accepted through the entrance procedure to the Flute 7 course. The have very good fingering technique, tone quality, intonation and have a very good concept of music based not only in talent but also in knowledge. That talent is understood as rare an therefore is developed during study into one's own personality. The student's performance viewponts are compared to those of the professors. If the student does not deviate in their viewpoints from the possible rails their views are left alone but in the opposite cass those ideas are worked on to correspond to those principles. Part of the instruction is intense preparation for stage performance, psychologically. A knowledge of the psychology of stage peformance is necessary. The study is oriented towards compositions which are irreplaceable for concert activity - Feld, Ibert, Berio, Loudová, Francaix, Martinů. The repertoire is also oriented towards international competitions available at the time.

Recommended or required reading

Jindřich Feld Sonáta pro flétnu a klavír

Jacques Ibert Koncert pro flétnu

Luciano Berio Sequenza per flauto solo

Ivana Loudová Suite per flauto solo

Jean Francaix Divertimento pour Flute et piano

Bohuslav Martinů Scherzo (Divertimento)

Assessment methods and criteria

Assessment of instrument and orchestral playing. Fulfillment of the established repertoire.

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Not established. Instructors use opportunities to observe students in their orchestras.

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

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Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

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The subject is a part of the following study plans