Biography of François-Joseph Gossec (1734-1829)

17.01.1734
Born in Vergnies (Hennegau)
Is said to have carved his first violin from a wooden shoe during cow herding
1752
Lessons with Rameau
1770
Founding of Concert des Amateurs and organisation of Concerts Spirituels
Introduced clarinet and horn in Paris orchestras
1784
Head of Ecole Royale de Chant
16.02.1829
Dies in Passy near Paris

Sheet music for flute:

Gavotte (G-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
CD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei amazon.de
(4 flutes)
Belwin Mills Publishing Corp., 116
Rating: easy
  1. Gavotte - Allegro grazioso
Parts and score, short and smart, a perfect encore.


Gavotte et tambourin (D-Dur) (Bearbeitung)
edition on notenbuch.deCD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei amazon.de
(flute, guitar)
Rating: easy
  1. Gavotte
  2. Tambourin


Symphonie (Es-Dur)
CD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei amazon.de
(flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn)
Alphonse Leduc, A. L. 26087
Rating: easy
  1. Allegro
  2. Andante
  3. Poco presto
Only parts, boring arrangement


Tambourin (F-Dur)
CD-Aufnahmen bei jpc.deMP3-Download bei amazon.de
(4 flutes (6 flutes (piccolo (alto flute))))
Rating: easy
  1. Vivace - Allegro - Vivace


Last edit 22.11.2010