Walter Gieseking was a French-born German pianist and composer. Following his studies at the Hanover Conservatory, he conscripted as a regimental bandsman in the German military. This arrangement of the first movement (Moderato) of his Sonatine, originally for flute and piano, has been arranged by Shaul Ben-Meir. In this particular arrangment, the original solo part is distributed and passed around the whole flute ensemble.


  • 6 C Flutes
  • 2 Alto Flutes
  • Bass Flute
  • Contrabass Flute