The Carnival Variations, known as the
48 Variations on the Carnival of Venice for 56 Flutes and Piano.
Trevor Wye with Clifford Benson, piano
A professionally filmed performance of the Carnival Variations was recorded at a live concert in the University of New Mexico, USA. and available on DVD. It includes variations on Mozart's original Magic Flute', a flute which bubbles, a human tibia, the world's rarest flute - the triple flageolet, a 750 year old ocarina, a bicycle pump, several electronic flutes, a flute which sends out fire, a vegetable flute and many more. The Variations include music by Alford, Bach, Beethoven, Briccialdi, Chopin, Genin, Greig, Gounod, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Rakmaninov, Rossini, Sousa, Saint-Saens, Scott, Strauss, Schubert, Spike Jones, Tchaikovsky, Weber, Wye, and Hieronymous Bloggs. The electronic flutes were made by Trevor Wye.
‘This highly amusing version of The Carnival of Venice is brilliant and witty. It is outstanding in every way’ Sir James Galway.
* Carnival Variations DVD
For the UK, send a cheque for £11.00 which includes postage, made out to Trevor Wye.
For the rest of the world, either send €15.00 (euros) or $15 (US) in cash which includes postage. Post to:
DVD, Tamley Cottage, Hastingleigh, Ashford, Kent. TN25 5HW. UK
Please write clearly and be sure to include your name, address and postcode.
To view a clip of The Carnival on YouTube , click here:
* CD: A Flute Recital
Trevor Wye and Clifford Benson, piano.
Music for flute d’amour and piano and Latin American music for flute and piano. *
* CD: La Flute D'amour , Trevor Wye, flute; Clifford Benson, piano,
Music for flute d’amOur and piano.
Both the above CDs, Flute Recital and La Flute D’amour:-
For each CD in the UK, send a cheque for £8.00 made out to Trevor Wye;
For the rest of the world, either send €10.00 (euros) or $10 (US) in cash for each CD.
This includes postage. The two Cds for £14.00 including postage
CD: Tamley Cottage, Hastingleigh, Ashford, Kent. TN25 5HW. UK
Jazz Arrangements for 5 flutes (alto fl. and picc) with bass and percussion (or piano) They work either way. A piano part is included.
Arranged by Trevor Wye and recorded by The BlueBelles in Japan on CD:-
All the Things You Are (Kern)
Autumn Leaves (Kosma)
Smoke gets in Your Eyes (J.Kern)
Lullaby of Birdland (Shearing)
Tea for Two (Youmans)
The Way You look Tonight. (Manuscript only)
The first five are printed but the last one is only in manuscript. These arrangements are available @ £7.50 (12 Euros or $12.00 US ) per copy of score, optional piano part, flute parts, bass and, where included, percussion.
Postage please add £5.00 or 7.00 Euros or $9.00 US for up to two copies.
OR: All 6 arrangements: £35.00 plus airmail postage of £10.00 (Far East: £11.00).
Europe: Ɛ50.00 plus postage of 12.00 Euros
OR: US $56.00 plus $14.00 postage by airmail.
Cash or Paypal accepted. tw@trevorwye ‘dot’ com