Compositions

104 Phyllis & flute at gite smallPhyllis Avidan Louke (b. 1954), a flutist, teacher, and award-winning composer, living in Portland, Oregon, has been arranging and composing since 1990, with over 70 pieces published.  Many of her works have received recognition in the annual National Flute Association Newly Published Music Competition and other composition competitions.  Ms. Louke has also been the recipient of annual ASCAP awards since 2004.  Her compositions and arrangements have been much-performed nationally and internationally and many have been recorded.  She is also the co-author of an award-winning series of pedagogical publications for the flute published by Theodore Presser Company.  Her music is published by Theodore Presser Company, ALRY Publications, Falls House Publications, Fabulous Flute Music Company, Nourse Wind Publications, and SMP Publications.

 

♫Published Works

Digital Publications (Sheet Music Plus):

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For Flute Ensemble:

  • The Addams Family Theme by Vic Mizzy for Flute Choir or Quintet (3 Flutes (and opt. picc), alto flute, bass flute) mp3
  • Annie’s Song by John Denver for Flute Choir or Quintet (3 Flutes, alto flute, bass flute OR 5 flutes) mp3
  • Annie’s Song by John Denver for Flute Quartet (2 Flutes, alto flute, bass flute OR 4 flutes) mp3
  • Blackbird by Lennon & McCartney for Flute Choir or Quartet (2 Flutes, alto flute, bass flute) mp3
  • Breath of Heaven by Amy Grant and Chris Eaton for Flute Choir (3 Flutes (& picc), alto flute, bass flute, opt. cb) mp3
  • Can You Feel the Love Tonight by Elton John (from Walt Disney Pictures’ THE LION KING) for Flute Quartet or Flute Choir (2 flutes, alto, bass) mp3
  • The Little Drummer Boy  for Flute Choir (piccolo, 3 flutes, alto, bass, opt. contra) mp3
  • Mary, Did You Know?  for Flute Choir (piccolo, 3 flutes, alto, bass, opt. contra) mp3
  • Mission: Impossible Theme  for Flute Choir (piccolo, 3-4 flutes, alto, bass, opt. contra) mp3
  • My Heart Will Go On by James Horner for Flute Quartet or Flute Choir (2 flutes, alto, bass) mp3
  • On My Own (from the musical LES MISERABLES) by Claude-Michel Schonberg for Flute Quartet (2 flutes, alto, bass) mp3
  • On My Own (from the musical LES MISERABLES) by Claude-Michel Schonberg for Flute Choir (3 flutes, alto, bass) mp3
  • Summertime by George Gershwin for Flute Choir (piccolo, 3 flutes, alto flute, bass flute, opt. contra) mp3
  • Surfin’ U.S.A. by The Beach Boys for Flute Quintet (5 flutes) or Flute Choir (3 flutes, alto flute, bass flute) mp3
  • When I’m Sixty-Four by Lennon & McCartney for Flute Choir or Quartet (2 Flutes, alto flute, bass flute) mp3
  • Yesterday by Lennon & McCartney for Flute Quintet or Flute Choir (3 flutes, alto, bass) mp3

For String Quartet:

For Clarinet Ensemble:

For Sax Quartet:

 

Teaching Materials:
                       Flute 101: Mastering the Basics   (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       The Flute Scale Book:  A Path to Artistry  (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       Flute 102:  Mastering the Basics   (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       Flute 102:  Piano Accompaniments   (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       Flute 103: Mastering the Basics  (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       Flute 103: Piano Accompaniments  (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       Advanced Flute Studies: The Art of Chunking  (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                       The Flute Vibrato Book (pub. Theodore Presser Company)  NEW FOR 2016
                       Extended Techniques—Double the Fun (for 2 flutes or multiples)
                       Extended Techniques—Solos for Fun 
(for flute & piano, with opt. flute 2 accompaniment)

Flute Solo:
                        Spirit of the Stallion  (pub. Theodore Presser Company)
                        ContraBasie Blues  for solo flute (flute, alto, bass, or contra) with opt. bassline accompaniment (bass, contra, or string bass)  NEW FOR 2016

Flute & Piano:
                        As the Clouds Parted  (for alto or c-flute & piano)
                        Big Sky  (for alto or c-flute & piano)
                        Blessings and Celebration  (for alto, bass, or c-flute & piano)
                        Castle in the Mist   (for alto, bass, c-flute and/or piccolo & piano)
                        Christmas Landscapes  (for alto, bass or c-flute & piano)
                        ContraBasie Blues
for solo flute (for flute, alto, bass, or contra) with opt. bassline accompaniment NEW FOR 2016
                        Echoes in the Wind—A Native American Soliloquy
(for alto flute or c-flute & piano)
                        Extended Techniques—Solos for Fun  (for flute & piano, with opt. flute 2 accompaniment)
                        Reflections of Water (for flute & piano) (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)

Alto or Bass Flute & Piano:
                        As the Clouds Parted 
(for alto or c-flute & piano)
                        Big Sky  (for alto or c-flute & piano)
                        Blessings and Celebration  (for alto, bass, or c-flute & piano)
                        Castle in the Mist   (for alto, bass, c-flute and/or piccolo & piano)
                        Christmas Landscapes  (for alto, bass or c-flute & piano)
                        ContraBasie Blues  for solo flute (flute, alto, bass, or contra) with opt. bassline accompaniment NEW FOR 2016
                       Echoes in the Wind—A Native American Soliloquy 
(for alto flute or c-flute & piano)

Flute Duets:
                         Jewish Liturgical Music for Two Flutes 
(for 2 flutes or multiples)
                         ContraBasie Blues  for solo flute (flute, alto, bass, or contra) with opt. bassline accompaniment (bass, contra, or string bass)  NEW FOR 2016
                         Extended Techniques—Double the Fun (for 2 flutes or multiples)
                         Sonatina for Two Flutes (for 2 flutes, 2 alto flutes, or two bass flutes) (NEW for 2017)

 

Flute Trios:
                         Adon Olam & Havah Nagilah (3 flutes or 2 flutes, opt. bass fl.)
                        

Flexible Flute Ensemble:
                          American Patriotic Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Classical Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble, Volume 1 (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Classical Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble, Volume 2 (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Christmas & Hanukah Songs for Flexible Flute Ensemble, Volume 1 (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Christmas & Hanukah Songs for Flexible Flute Ensemble, Volume 2  (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          International Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble, Volume 1 (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          International Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble, Volume 2 (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Irish Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Jewish Music for Flexible Flute Ensemble  (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)
                          Sacred Music – Hymns for Flexible Flute Ensemble (for 2, 3, 4 players or more)

Flute Quartet or Flute Choir:
                         Four Renaissance Motets  by Tomas Luis de Victoria (4c, opt. a,b)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Hanukah Suite (4 flutes, opt. alto, bass, contra) Contra
                         Madama Butterfly Suite  by Giacomo Puccini  (4c, opt. a,b)  (pub. Falls House Press) (NEW for 2017)
                         The Planets by Gustav Holst (4c, opt. a,b,contra)
                         Simple Gifts (4c, opt. alto, bass, picc) Contra
                         Suite Butterfly  (4 flutes, opt. alto, bass, picc) Contra

Flute Choir:
                         As Eagles Flew (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra or string bass)
                         Beach Party!  (p,4c,a,b, Contra)  (NEW for 2016)
                         Canyon Dreams (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra) 
                         Cloud Images  (p,3c,a,b)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Echoes in the Wind—A Native American Soliloquy (p,3c,a,b) Contra
                         Fanfare and Celebration (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra)
                         Fantasy on Amazing Grace  (p,3c,a,b, Contra)  (NEW for 2016)
                         Flute Fiesta (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra & percussion)
                         Four Renaissance Motets  by Tomas Luis de Victoria (4c, opt. a,b)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Four Spirituals for Flute Choir (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra)
                         Hanukah Suite  (4 flutes, opt. alto, bass, contra) Contra
                         Hopak by Moussorgky (p,3c,a,b,opt. string bass, bass cl, contra)
                         I’ll Love My Love (p,3c,a,b)  Contra part available from publisher  (pub. Nourse Wind Publications)
                         Jesu, Joy!  (p,3c,a,b,cb)   (NEW for 2016)
                         Jewish Folk Dance Suite (p.3c,a,b)  Contra, String Bass, Percussion
                         Madama Butterfly Suite  by Giacomo Puccini  (3c,4/b)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company) (NEW for 2017)
                         My Secret Garden  (p,3c,a,b, Contra)  (NEW for 2016)
                         A New Beginning  (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra)   Flute 4 (alt. c-part for Alto)
                         O Come All Ye Faithful (p,c3c,a,b)  Contra
                         Of Wizards and Witches (p,3c,a,b) Contra
                         Oh, the Places We’ll See! (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra)
                         Pandas in the Bamboo Forest (p,3c,a,b, opt. contra)
  (NEW for 2017)
                         The Planets  by Gustav Holst (4c, opt. a,b,contra)
                         Postcards from Pikes Peak  (p,3c,a,b, Contra)  (NEW for 2016)
                        
Ringing in Christmas 
(p,3c,a,b)  Contra
                         Russian Sailors Dance by Reinhold Gliere (p,3c,a,b)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Shadowlands–A Journey (3c,a,b)   (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Shenandoah (p,3c,a,b)   (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Simple Gifts   (4c, opt. alto, bass, picc) Contra
                         A Song of Winter 
(p,3c,a,b, opt. contra)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)
                         Suite Butterfly  (4 flutes, opt. alto, bass, picc) Contra
                         Temple of Heaven (p,3c,a,b)  Contra
                         There Is No Rose by Z. Randall Stroope (p,4c,a,b, opt. contra or string bass)
                         Under the Big Top (p,3c,a,b) Contra, String Bass
                         Une Chanson du Printemps (p,3c,a,b) Contra
                         We Three Kings/Carol of the Bells (p,3c,a,b) Contra
                         When Johnny Comes Marching Home (p,3c,a,b)  (pub. Fabulous Flute Music Company)

 

ALRY Publications
Music published by ALRY Publications, LLC in Seattle, WA, unless otherwise marked.

Fabulous Flute Music Company
Music published by Fabulous Flute Music Company in Beaverton, OR.

Theodore Presser Company
Music published by Theodore Presser Company in King of Prussia, PA.

Nourse Wind Publications
Published by Nourse Wind Publications in Toronto, Canada.

Falls House Press
Published by Falls House Press.

 

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