• George Philipp Telemann Twelve Fantasias, 2008

    Info George Philipp Telemann Twelve Fantasiasfor Flute without Continuo Elizabeth Walker – flute Tracks Fantasia No 1 in A major Fantasia No 2 in A minor Fantasia No 3 in B minor Fantasia No 4 in B major Fantasia No 5 in C major Fantasia No 6 in D minor Fantasia No 7 in D major Fantasia No 8 in E…

  • JS BACH – FLUTE SONATAS, 2011

    Info JS Bach Flute SonatasElizabeth Walker – flutewith Continuum [/wptabcontent] Tracks Sonata in E minor BWV1034 Sonata in C major BWV1033 Sonata in E major BWV1035 Partita in A minor BWV1013 Sonata in B minor BWV1030 Reviews “This CD gives food for thought to the listener for several reasons.First there is the cover: ‘flute with continuum’, only in the booklet we will…

  • Franz Schubert: Finchcocks Schubertiade

    Info Franz Schubert: Finchcocks SchubertiadeElizabeth Walker (Louis Lot Flute)Richard Shaw (Pleyel Piano) Tracks 1) Franz Schubert Arpeggione Sonata (arr E. Walker)Franz Schubert Lieder (arr. Th. Böhm)2) Ständchen3) Das Fischermädchen4) Franz Schubert Trockne Blumen, Intro & Variations Op. 160 D.802Franz Schubert Lieder (arr. Leopald Jansa) attr. Th. Böhm5) Gute Nacht6) Der Lindenbaum7) Theobald Böhm Variations sur une valse de Schubert, op…

  • Overnight Sensations

    Info After the success of their first CD ‘Christmas Crackers’ and many requests from their fans, Festive Flutes bring you their 2nd CD ‘Overnight Sensations’ in support of the NSPCC. This light-hearted programme presents arrangements of music taken from the movies, musicals, opera and film. Talented experts have risen to the challenge of converting wonderful masterpieces into witty new arrangements…

  • Christmas Crackers with Festive Flutes

    Info CHRISTMAS CRACKERS with FESTIVE FLUTES. A charity CD for the NSPCC Eighteen Festive Favourites including: Capriol Suite, Petites Litanies De Jesus, Santa Baby, Troika, Sleigh Ride and Silent Night. Tracks 1 Nutcracker Suite Ouverture (Tchaikovsky/arr Orriss)2 Nutcracker Suite Dance of the Reed Pipes (Tchaikovsky/arr Christensen)3 – 4 ‘Winter’ first and second movements (Vivaldi/arr Orriss)5 Joseph Lieber Joseph Mein (Praetorius/arr Orriss)6 – 8 Capriol Suite. Basse Danse, Pieds–en–L’Air, Mattachins (Warlock/arr Orriss)9 ‘Sheep…

  • Continuum

    Continuum perform a variety of exciting and varied programmes of baroque music for flute, cello and harpsichord on original baroque instruments or accompanying Elizabeth’s beautiful wooden ‘modern’ FMG flute. Described by Peter Woolf in ‘Musical Pointers’, “She plays on a modern flute (Seeley, 1960s) but with every regard to 18 C practice; intimate tone, varied articulation, sparing vibrato and ornamentation”. They…

  • Festive Flutes

    Festive Flutes formed in 1985 at the Guildhall School of Music and gained instant success on the ‘X Factor’ show of the day, ‘Opportunity Knocks’ dressed as bumble bees! Since then they have performed together in major festivals and venues in the UK and abroad as well as leading workshops in schools and at flute conventions. Highlights include performing and leading…

  • Dorus Trio/ Louis Lot

    My Louis Lot flute no. 435 was made in 1859 and is a rare early example of what has become the modern flute. However, this flute is wooden, conically bored, ring keyed, and uses the Boehm system with a Dorus G#. It is in immaculate condition, suffering no adjustments or modifications. With the pianist Richard Shaw we have performed at Hatchlands,…

  • Silver Birch

    With Silver Birch, flautists Elizabeth Walker and Sarah Murphy explore the rich repertoire for two flutes and piano, including Elizabeth’s own arrangements of Mendelssohn’s ‘Song without Words’ now published by Alry Publications. Elizabeth and Sarah met as young musicians at the junior Royal College of Music and continued their musical journey together as graduates at the Guildhall School of Music, where they…