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1. Our First Note
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Welcome to the wonderful world of flute
playing. Your teacher has shown you how
to hold your instrument and make a sound
on the mouthpiece.
Let's play our first song!
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2. Our Second Note
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"B FLAT"
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3. Three's a Crowd
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4. Four In a Row
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5. A Funny Pair
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6. Skate Board Sam
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7. Catch That Note
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9. Our Third Note
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10. Couch Potato
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12. Our Fourth Note
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How many spaces can you find?
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This is the "high" G. It is fingered like your
other "G" but sounds an octave higer.
Use a faster air stream and follow the
directions from your teacher.
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go back to the beginning. When you get to the first ending again,
skip it and go to the second ending.
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two or more notes of different pitches.
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next notes without tonguing. Don't stop blowing.
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A "tie" is a curved line that connects
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Note(s) that come before the first
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A "key signature" changes
certain notes throughout
a piece of music.
When you see this key signature,
play all the B's, E's and A's as FLATS.
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49. Are You Sleeping?
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57. Don't Be Fooled
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The Alternate "B flat" Fingering
Use the second fingering indicated for the
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