||DEXTERITY EXCERCISES AND DANCES for F Recorders by
G. Rooda. A classic! Every recorder player should have this half-size,
handy book. It is divided into 4 sections:
- Intervals - exercises covering 8 major scales working on intervals 2nds to 5ths.
- Little etudes: there are two exercises & two songs for each of the various keys.
- Articulation - slurring & legato playing with songs & execises in various keys.
- Rhythms: sixteenths, dotted notes, 6/8 & 3/8 using English Country, Morris &
Sword Dance music. Definitely builds dexterity.
||THE CHARLTON METHOD FOR THE RECORDER A Manual for the Advanced
Player, 3rd edition.
Bernard J. Hopkins in the November 1982 issue of The American Recorder
reviewed the first edition. The review started: " If a
serious and determined recorder player is seeking a guide for his ascent of Parnassus, he
will find it in this volume. Andrew Charlton
has produced this 'Compleat Recorder
Player' to fill a long-felt need for a comprehensive adult tutor." Contents
include: Fingering & trill charts, 63 basic technique exercises, 69 articulation &
coordination studies, 14 interval studies, Alternate fingering studies and exercises, 39
scale & arpeggio studies, 16 studies for bass, Vibrato, 12 studies and 16 duos from
the works of Bach, Renaissance embellishment, Baroque embellishment, double & triple
tonguing, Clefs-including 17 exercises and 2 duets, 22 characteristic etudes for
various recorders, 15 duos by a wide variety of composers for various recorder
combinations. Spiral bound, 180 pages. (For both C
& F recorders)
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