ETUDES AND PIECES

Ilio Volante, La Musica Della Forma

 

Application of circular breathing helps to maintain the continuity of the narrative and harmonic transformations.

We can learn how to use the technique of circular breathing on trills and fast passages.  

Z. Novačić - Fish in an Aquarium

Various configurations of articulation (especially in the highest register, most convenient for such practice) help to improve the combination of natural and circular breathing.

Célest Lang – Pi

Various configurations of articulation (especially in the highest register, most convenient for such practice) help to improve the combination of natural and circular breathing.

Jailton de Oliveira, Floating Landscapes for flute solo

The piece aims at increasing the performer’s awareness of applying circular breathing over large intervals, and at developing the phrase building logic and its application.

Adam Porębski, FluteDiving

The title FluteDiving is an allusion to the freediving technique. The idea is to go under the water on a single breath without any equipment. FluteDiving for solo flute portrays that form of diving in which the diver aims at reaching the greatest depth. 

L. Wiśniowski - Blues for N.

Application of circular breathing in jazz. 

Natalia Jarząbek, Windspire

The étude aims at making the performer aware that circular breathing is independent from playing on two melodic and rhythmical planes, and of accents shifted in a quick tempo, in different configurations of articulation.

Realized under the scholarship program of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage

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