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First Book of the Recorder

First Book of the Recorder

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First Book of the Recorder

This is a simple and colourful guide to playing the descant recorder, for absolute beginners of any age. Friendly cartoon characters explain how to play each note, and provide an entertaining introduction to reading and understanding music. Carefully graded tunes - including well-known tunes, folk songs and Christmas carols - help players to develop their musical and technical skills at a steady pace. There are games and puzzles throughout the book, as well as fascinating facts about the recorder.


Key Stage: KS1/2 MU; Age 6+

Price: £7.99
ISBN: 9780746029879
64 pages
276 x 216mm

Author/Editor: C. Hooper, P. Hawthorn

Illustrator: S. Abel