This book was conceived to provide the player with tunes well within the comfort range of the recorder and written in manageable keys. The beautiful melodies and spirited dance tunes in this book was carefully selected from the O'Neill and Roche volumes both for their playability and to reflect the spirit of the people of Celtic lands. Guitar chords included.
Thirteen two-part recorder selection and one four-part selection from the Baroque period. The two-part selections are for two soprano recorders, while the four-part selection is for three sopranos and one alto. Features music by N. de Chedeville, Pachelbel, J. Aubert and others. Beginner level of difficulty.
This outstanding collection of recorder solos consists of irish songs and melodies famous the world over. It contains a total of thirty pieces including 'Cockles and Mussels', 'The Londonderry Air' and 'Galway Bay'. All the solos have been newly arranged for this book. They are easy to play and are suitable for class use as well as home enjoyment.
A unique assortment of 40 short pieces written for soprano recorder with suggested guitar chords. Selection include: Trouvere (Or la Truix); Estampie; La Rotta; Saltarello; Der Neve Villancico; Basse Dance (La Volunte'); Hoboeckentanz; Der Heiligen Drei Konige Aufzug; Polnischer Tanz; and more. A glossary and brief performance notes are provided.
Well-known classical works for recorder students at all levels of ability, adapted and arranged especially for the recorder. The works are drawn from all periods, including Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Modern. The author has carefully placed the melodies in the best keys for easy recorder.
This collection presents 39 favorite O'Carolan melodies in easily playable, lively arrangements for alto (treble) recorder, with guitar chords above the staves. Included are four original melodies by Richard Voss inspired by and in the style of the early master.