Top 10 Songs Featuring Flutes


The Top Ten

1 Nights in White Satin - Moody Blues

Yes so far it is the best flute solo.

Best of the best

The flute solo in the middle part. Was the best part in this song (for me). I have listened quite some flute solos. But it was the best. - zxm

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2 Living in the Past - Jethro Tull

They are famous for their flutes. - Metal_Treasure

Yes, like MT said, they are famous for using flutes in their songs. This song has an amazing use of flute. The whole song. - zxm

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3 Long Goodbyes - Camel

Quite an underrated band, also an underrated song. But the intro flute solo was amazing. Great starting for a song. - zxm

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4 Can't You See - The Marshall Tucker Band

Especially the intro flute solo. - zxm

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5 I Talk to the Wind - King Crimson

The intro, after the middle part and at the ending of the song. - zxm

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6 You've Got to Hide Your Love Away - The Beatles

John Scott when on to become a noted film & Television composer.

John Scott used a flute in this song. - zxm

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7 California Dreamin' - The Mamas & The Papas

The middle part flute solo. The ending part of the flute solo was very good. - zxm

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8 Going up the Country - Canned Heat

The intro flute solo, and in some other parts. That flute solo kinda sounds like a happy flute solo. - zxm

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9 Down Under - Men at Work

Best I've heard.Sorry that Greg had to take the fall for it!

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10 Legend of a Mind - The Moody Blues

For me Nights in White Satin was the best flute solo. But this was also good. - zxm

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The Contenders

11 Mask Off - Future UListen to Sample
12 Thick as a Brick - Jethro Tull

How is this not on here yet? Such an amazing song with flawless flute work! 43 minutes of folk prog bliss. - JoLeKosovo

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13 Nothing is Easy - Jethro Tull

Again Jethro Tull here. - zxm

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14 Undun - The Guess Who

Thanks for adding this. - zxm

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15 The Musical Box - Genesis

Peter Gabriel frequently played flute while in Genesis. You can also hear his playing in "The Knife", "Firth of Fifth", and "Carpet Crawlers", just to name a few. - Gg2000

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17 April - Deep Purple

Jon Lord used flute in the orchestration. - zxm

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19 Angels Fall First - Nightwish

Played by Esa Lehtinen. the beginning and middle part are the best. Usually played after every verse. - zxm

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20 Hikari no Senritsu - Yuki Kajiura

World music genre feauturing flute it's so beautiful

21 Ruby Tuesday - The Rolling Stones

Thanks for adding it. Brian Jones used a recorder in this song. - zxm

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22 Another Star - Stevie Wonder UListen to Sample
23 Solitude - Black Sabbath UListen to Sample
24 You Gave Up on Love (2.0) - Boston UListen to Sample
25 Never Let Go - Camel UListen to Sample
26 Gas Panic! - Oasis UListen to Sample
27 Room that Echoes - Peking Man
28 Cadence and Cascade - King Crimson UListen to Sample
29 Supertwister - Camel UListen to Sample
30 Bouree - Jethro Tull Bouree - Jethro Tull
31 Salve, terrae magicae - Yuki Kajiura
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Top Remixes

1. Nights in White Satin - Moody Blues
2. Living in the Past - Jethro Tull
3. Long Goodbyes - Camel


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