Title
Solos for Flute: African-American & Jamaican Melodies
Instrumentation
flute
Editor
Clark Kimberling
Publisher
Mel Bay Publications Inc
Grade
2
Product Code
42B21MB21696

Solos for Flute: African-American & Jamaican Melodies
Edited by Clark Kimberling

A unique collection for the flute: 46 full-page solos, including arrangements of spirituals, folk songs, dance tunes, and melodies by African-American composers, plus five solos composed for this collection. Includes melodies by A. J. R. Conner, Henry Hart, J. W. Postlewaite, Will Accooe, John W. Boone, Justin Holland, James Allen Bland and more. Features previously unpublished solo by renowned Philadelphia musician Francis Johnson, the earliest known composition by an African-American, dating from 1815. Favorites include Amen, Banyan Tree, Doctor Bird, and Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit. Supported by Internet-accessible melody-specific Historical Notes.

  • Forty-six full-page solos for flute
  • Arrangements of melodies by America's best known composers of African descent, as well as traditional melodies
  • Internet-based melody-specific Historical Notes 
  • Contents:
  • African Counting Song       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Amen       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    American Polka Quadrille       A.J.R. Conner, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    An Andante       Justin Holland, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Augustus       Francis Johnson, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Aurora Waltz       John W. Boone, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Banyan Tree       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Beau Matin Mo Contre Manette       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Bessee Waltz       J.W. Postlewaite, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Better Walk Steady       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Biddy, Biddy       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Black Patti Waltz 1       Will Accooe, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Black Patti Waltz 2       Will Accooe, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Calvary       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Caroline Cotillin       Francis Johnson, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Carry Me Back to Old Virginny       James Allen Bland, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Castilian       Francis Johnson, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Castles' Half and Half       James Reese Europe & F.T. Dabney, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Chesnut Street Promenade Quadrille 3       Francis Johnson, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Chesnut Street Promenade Quadrille 4       A.J.R., Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Chicago Waltz       Edmund Dede, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Chicken       Will Accooe, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Clarinda Polka Quadrille 3       Edward de Roland, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Clarinda Polka Quadrille 4       Edward de Roland, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Concert Hall Favorite Waltz       J.W. Postlewaite, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Congratulations       James Reese Europe, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Creole Clementine       Creole Folk Song, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Cupid's Frolic       James Hemmenway, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Daffney Do You Love Me       Henry Hart, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Davis Quick Step       Isaac Hazzard, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Deux Terms Quadrille 3       Edward de Roland, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Dinah's Barbecue       John W. Boone, Arr, Clark Kimberling 
    Do, Lord, Remember Me       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Doctor Bird       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Don't You Let Nobody Turn You Around       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    En Avant, Grenadiers!       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Ev'ry Time I Feel the Spirit       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Fais Do-Do, Fais Do-Do       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Fan Me Soldier Man       Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    The American Girl       Francis Johnson, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    The Colored Regimental Guard       Harry Davis, Arr. Clark Kimberling 
    Zam Bo Ree       Clark Kimberling 
    Zamaica       Clark Kimberling 
    Zamaya       Clark Kimberling 
    Zambastic       Clark Kimberling 
    Zarr Be DO       Clark Kimberling 
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