Chante, Ecossaise, Pavane, Galliarde

A four-movement French suite with all the things you love about McMichael's style: haunting melodies, unusual harmonies, energy, humor, and wide-open flutes! Commissioned by New England Conservatory's flute ensemble, this is scored for flute quartet or choir, accompanied by orchestra.


  • Part 1: C Flute and Piccolo
  • Part 2: C Flute
  • Part 3: Alto Flute and C Flute
  • Part 4: Bass Flute and Alto Flute
C Flute substitute part is provided for the Alto Flute in both parts 3 & 4.
  • Oboe
  • Clarinet in A (B-flat transposed part provided)
  • Harp
  • Violin 1
  • Violin 2
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Contrabass


Also, available separately is an a piano reduction of the orchestral parts (FQ-25)

Winner of the 2002 NFA Newly Published Music Competition.