A Group Recorder Method
By Shirley McRae
Spiral-bound book with easel back
A group soprano recorder method which incorporates the Orff approach. The book's easel construction allows students to use good posture while reading the music. International folk music and works of early masters; 97 activities with suggested accompaniments for piano, guitar, orff instruments and percussion (some have lyrics). At least 8 songs are given for each new note. Explains note values and the staff.
For elementary through adult.
Note Progression: B, A, G, E, D, F#, high C, high D, F, C, high E, Bb, C#
A - G: All Around the Butter Dish, All Night All Day, All Through the Night, America, Au Clair De La Lune, Auld Lang Syne, Babylon's Falling, The Birch Tree, Boat Song, The Boatman, Bow Wow Wow, Bransle, Bye Baby Bunting, Canon, Chanson, Chanson a Deux, Come Let Us Gather, Coral, Cotton Eye Joe, Coventry Carol, Cricket's Lullaby, Dance, Dona Nobis Pacem, Down Came A Lady, Fair Delona, Fais Do Do, Fais Do Do Duet, Frere Jacques, Giddy Up My Burro, Go Tell Aunt Rhody Trio, Good King Wenceslas, Good Morning To All, Good News
H - Q: Hallelu, Hanukkah, Hey Betty Martin, Hop-a-Doodle, Hosisipa, Hot Cross Buns, Improvisations 1-4, Jack Be Nimble, Jelly in the Bowl, Jingle Bells, John the Rabbit, Joy to the World, Kansas Boys, Kum Ba Yah, Lavender's Blue, Lightly Row, Mary Had a Baby, Michael Row the Boat Ashore, Miss Mary Mack, Music Alone Shall Live, New River Train, Now is the Month of Maying, O How Lovely is the Evening, Ode To Joy, Old Dance Tune, Old Paint, Old Round, Old Texas-Canon, Peas Porridge Hot, Peas Porridge Still Hot, Pretty Little Girl, Puer Nobis Nascitur
R - Z: Rain on the Garden, Rainbow Song, Ridin' in the Buggy, Rigaudon, Rocky Mountain, Rund Und Rund, Scarborough Fair, Sleep Baby Sleep, Standin' in the Need of Prayer, Standin' on the Platform, Suo Gan, Sweet Betsy from Pike, Tennessee, Tom Dooley, Train's Off the Track, Trampin', Tutoring Tooters, Viva La Musica, We Three Kings, What You Gonna Call Your Pretty Little Baby?, What's Little Babies Made Of?, White Sand and Gray Sand, Who Has Seen the Wind?, Who's that Yonder?, Witches' Dance, Woodchuck Tooter Twister