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About The Recorder:
Play beautiful music with Harmony’s stylish 3-piece Soprano recorder. It boasts an elegant design with a black body and ivory accents to bring out its sophisticated design. It features a 3-piece construction to allow students to remove the head when they’re practicing and to allow easier cleaning after play. A bag, fingering chart, and cleaning rod come with the package. (Item# 400624)
About The Book:
Soprano recorder method for classroom or individual use
By Artie Almeida
Engulf young minds with the Recorder Express Book. This book uses locomotive imagery to spark children’s interest as they work their way through its 120 exercises and songs. The book uses pop, folk, and original songs to give children a variety of genres to play. Children will learn about vocabulary, music theory, technique, rhythm, tips, and tricks. To keep them engaged about what they’re learning, questions are asked throughout the book. The method used is perfect for individual or group instruction.
Each song within the book indicates the track to use on the Recorder Express CD. The CD can be purchased separately or within another package.
Note Progression: B, A, G, high C, high D, low E, low D, F#, low C, F, high E.
Contents: The Recorder, Finger Placement and Posture, Tone Production, Practice Techniques, Music Fundamentals.
Playing B, Playing A, Playing B & A, Playing G, Playing B, A & G: Hot Cross Buns, Au Claire de la Lune, Suo Gan, Merrily We Roll Along, Buns Cross Hot, Quarter Note Quickstep, Half Note Hop, Triple Meter Practice, Wacky Waltz, The Frog, Steps and Skips, Good News, Eighth Note Encounter, Lucy Locket, Hop Old Squirrel, Mary's Busy Lamb, Theory Express (pencil exercise), All Aboard, Down at the Station, Long-Legged Sailor, Old MacDonald, Bullet Train.
Playing C: Juba, Triple Meter Trip, Humpty Dumpty, Recorder Reminders, Hallelujah Chorus, The Grand Old Duke of York.
Playing D: Lady Come, Expanding Intervals, Harmonious Buns, The Escalator, Jelly in the Bowl, Lightly Row, Jingle Bells, Aura Lee, Sounds of Autumn, Pop Goes the Weasel, The Farmer in the Dell (modified), Andante, When the Saints Go Marching In, Starlight Starbright, Row Row Row Your Boat (modified), Love Somebody, Bow Wow Wow (2 versions), Cobbler Cobbler, Winter Goodbye, Cobbler's Song, Bransle de Champagne, Technique Express (exercises), Rhythm Express (exercises), Theory Express (pencil express).
New Note (low) E: Starlight Starbright, Quiet Moments, Engine Engine #9, Chinese Song, Misty Mountain Morning, Tiptoe, Wayfaring Stranger.
Playing Low D: Playing Low D & E, Theme from Beethoven's 9th Symphony, Hush Little Baby, Old Brass Wagon, Red River Valley, Scotland's Burning, Alouette, Challenge Buns, Jungle Bells, Swing Low Sweet Chariot, William Tell Overture (excerpt), Amazing Grace, All Night All Day, I Got Rhythm, The Lion Sleeps Tonight.
Using the New Note F#: When the Saints Go Marching In, Wedding March, Yankee Doodle, Skip to My Lou, The Water Is Wide, Down in the Valley, Home on the Range, Polly Wolly Doodle.
Using the New Note Low C: Basement Buns, Merrily We Roll Along, Suo Gan, Shortnin' Bread.
Using the New Note F: Hot Cross Buns Revisited, Au Claire de la Lune, Lucy Locket, Taps, Practice for C Scale (pencil and practice exercises), Tommy Had a Brother, Camptown Races, Take Me Out to the Ballgame, Kookaburra, Puff the Magic Dragon, Hymn from Finlandia, French Folk Song, Li'l Liza Jane, The Bluebells of Scotland.
Holiday Express: Jolly Old St. Nicholas, Good King Wenceslas, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, My Dreydl, Joy to the World, Happy Birthday, Hanukkah Nights, We 3 Kings, O Come All Ye Faithful, Auld Lang Syne.
New Note High E: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Stratosphere Buns, Kum Ba Yah, This Old Man, London Bridge, Merrily We Roll Along, Land of the Silver Birch
Superstar Express: Musette, Can Can, Ronde, Irish Washerwoman.
- Includes: Recorder, Recorder Express Book, Bag, Fingering Chart, and Cleaning Rod
- Recorder Color: Ivory Accents on a Black Body
- Bag: Durable Bag