Biography of Gordon Jacob (1895-1984)

Born in London
Studies with Vaughan-Williams, Stanford and Howells at the Royal College of Music in London
Teacher at the Royal College for Music
During World War II his attention was directed to film music
Dies in Saffron Walden

Sheet music for flute:

Aubade (c-moll)
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(2 flutes, clarinet in H flat)
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Bon Jour
  2. Gavotte
  3. Valsette
  4. Adieu
Nice, short pieces with score.
Four Fancies
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(flute, violin, viola, cello)
Emerson Edition, Emerson 72
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Prelude (Andante)
  2. Gavotte (Grazioso)
  3. Incantation (Largo)
  4. Folk Dance (Allegro ma non troppo)
Parts and score
Introduction and Fugue (G-Dur)
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(piccolo, flute, alto flute (clarinet))
Rating: mid-grade
  1. Poco Adagio - Fuga (Allegro)
Parts and score.

Literature von/über Gordon Jacob

Last edit 05.01.2012