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FEATURED ITEMS

Soprano

Part Number and Description Price
Yamaha YRS402B (Plastic) Soprano
YRS402B ECO SOPRANO RECORDER by YAMAHA A Plant-based plastic 'boxwood looking' soprano recorder - Gentle on the Earth...' The soprano recorder is made of plant-based PLA the world's first application of environmentally friendly plant based material in a musical instrument. The change in material has resulted in mellow, centered tone that is similar to that of wood recorders, plus improved breath response and high-register control. The case is made from environmentally friendly natural cotton. Includes fingering chart, cleaning rod and joint grease. Photo
$24.95

Alto

Part Number and Description Price
Yamaha YRA402B (Plastic) Alto
YRA402B ECO ALTO RECORDER by YAMAHA A Plant-based plastic 'boxwood looking' alto recorder - Gentle on the Earth...' The alto recorder is made of plant-based PLA the world's first application of environmentally friendly plant based material in a musical instrument. The change in material has resulted in mellow, centered tone that is similar to that of wood recorders, plus improved breath response and high-register control. excellent tuning. The case is made from environmentally friendly natural cotton. Includes fingering chart, cleaning rod and joint grease. Photo
$34.95

Accessories

Part Number and Description Price
Recorder Rack
RECORDER RACK - A NEW! style of recorder stand. The recorder rack attaches directly to your music stand (fits most stands) and holds a Soprano, Alto and Tenor Recorders. Loosen knob to an open position, place Recorder Rack in a horizontal position onto the pole of the music stand at desired height, tighten knob until the end of the bolt presses firmly to pole of stand. Place recorder vertically into the appropriate slot several inches below the mouthpiece, gently lower recorder until the collar rests on the edge of the slot. To remove, gently lift the recorder about an inch, and remove from slot. Your recorders will be easily within reach when you need to change instruments. For Soprano, Alto and Tenor Recorders Photo
$39.95

Solos

Part Number and Description Price
HL00710054
CHRISTMAS CLASSICS 16 Traditional Carols: Away in a Manger, Deck the Halls, The First Noel, God Rest Y Merry Gentlemen, Good King Wenceslas, Hark!the Herald Angels, It Came Upon A Midnight Clear, Jingle Bells, Jolly Old St Nick, Joy to the World, O Christmas Tree, O Come, All Y Faithful, O Holy Night, O Little Town of Bethlehem, Silent Night, The 12 Days of Christmas, Up on the House Top, We Three Kings, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, What Child is This? Large print easy to read book. For Soprano or Tenor Recorder, Level:Easy Photo
$6.99
HL00120276 - various
CHRISTMAS SONGS - 15 Christmas Favorites for Soprano or Tenor or Alto (Up 8va) Recorder. The songs are: 'The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an open fire)', 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas','A Holly Jolly Christmas', 'I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day'. 'I'll Be Home For Christmas', 'Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!', 'Merry Christmas, Darling','The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year:, 'Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree', 'Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer', 'Santa Clause Is Comin' To Town'. 'Silver Bells', 'We Need A Little Christmas', 'All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth'. 'Caroling, Caroling' The music book is 16 pages, includes a fingering chart. Playing level is Easy to Intermediate, for Soprano, Tenor Recorder Photo
$7.99
HL00128730 (various)
CHRISTMAS HITS - popular Christmas melodies from the 20th century by various composers like Irving Berlin, Gene Autry, Frank Sinatra etc. The 15 carols are: 1. Blue Christmas, 2. Christmas Is A-Comin (May God Bless You),3. Do You Hear What I Hear, 4. Frosty the Snow Man, 6. Grown-Up Christmas List, 7. Happy Holiday, 8. Here Comes Santa Claus, 9. There's No Place Like Home for the Holidays, 10. I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, 11. Jingle Bell Rock, 12. The Little Drummer Boy, 13. Mistletoe and Holly, 14. White Christmas, 15. Winter Wonderland, 16. You're All I Want for Christmas, fingering chart included. For Solo Soprano or Tenor Recorder. lower intermediate+ Photo
$7.99
HL00710152
THE BEATLES 18 Fab-Four Hit Songs including lyrics. 'All My loving', 'And I Love Her','The Ballad of John & Yoko', 'Can't Buy Me Love', 'Come Together', 'Day Tripper', Eight Days A Week', 'Here, There & Everywhere', 'Hey Jude', 'In My Life', 'Let It Be', 'Michelle', 'Norwegian Wood', 'Ob-La-Di...', 'Paperback Writer', 'Penny Lane', 'With A Little Help From My Friends'. 31 pages, For Soprano or Tenor Recorder, Level: Intermediate Photo
$7.99
NOV120507 (Traditional)
EIGHT TRADITIONAL JAPANESE PIECES arranged for tenor recorder by Gordon Saunders. The pieces are presented in order of difficulty and have been selected from the traditional folk music of Japan representing the highly attractive song, dance and instrumental styles. The pieces would have been played on the Japanese shakuhachi, a flute similar in size to the tenor recorder. Appropriate ornamentation is indicated. Some titles in English are 'Owase melody', 'Sakura'. 'Hakata air' 'Horsewalker's Song'. FOR: Tenor Recorder, explanatory Introduction, 12 pages of music Photo
$15.95
OFB147 (Boismortier)
6 Suites, Op. 35 (1731) by Joseph Bodin Boismortier For Alto Recorder, transposed, as was the common practice in the 18th century, from the original flute edition. These are some of the most beautiful and satisfying Baroque solo pieces to practice. Boismortier said of his SIX SUITES 'that they were furnished with all the necessary ornaments.' A popular genre of this time was nature, in Suite VI there are 2 movements titled a 'chorus of birds' that is a gem and works beautifully on recorder. For ALTO RECORDER, 24 pages, Intermediate to Advanced. Photo
$19.99
UE37222 (Tilmann Dehnhard)
EASY JAZZ STUDIES for ALTO RECORDER Listen, Learn, Play by Tilmann Dehnhard Ten compositions providing the ideal entry point into Jazz. The pieces are based on chord progressions of well-known standards. Articulation markings and phrasing help you get into the Jazz style. The accompanying CD features multiple recordings at various tempos for each piece as well as versions without the soloist. Acoustic guitar is the accompanying instrument. Included in the preface is information on off-beat articulation, straight and swing eighths, ornamentation. For ALTO RECORDER, Includes 18 page recorder party and CD Intermediate to Advanced Photo
$21.50
AL25369 (Bach, JS)
SIX SUITES - Volume I by J.S. Bach. Initially composed for Cello between 1717 and 1723. Transcribed by Jean-Claude Veilhan for Alto Recorder it includes Suite I in G Major, Suite 2 in d minor, Suite 3 in C Major. The transcription keeps the original key and only some passages have to be played one octave higher than the original. The Prelude from Suite I is the most famous movement of the whole set of Suites and can be heard in many films, For ALTO Recorder in the treble clef, 28 pages. Upper-Intermediate to Advanced.
$22.40
AL27179 (Telemann, GP)
TWELVE NEW FANTASIAS (#13-24) by Georg Philipp Telemann Transcribed by Jean-Claude Veilhan for Alto Recorder, an instrument highly valued by Telemann, they were originally published in 1735 for violin. these are concise but varied compositions full of invention, with the element of fantasy pervading, the interpreter should respond accordingly. All dynamics & phrase markings are original. Truly beautiful music, a joy to play! For Alto Recorder solo, Upper-Intermediate to advanced, 25 page score. Photo
$25.80
SMC538 ((various))
471 TUNES - The ULTIMATE SONGBOOK FOR SOPRANO & TENOR RECORDER PLAYERS! A wonderfully fun collection of folk and classical tunes from the late 1600s to 1900. Tunes include are: Playford, Strauss Waltzes, Ballet music, Folk Songs, Children Songs, tunes by composers Beethoven, Brahms, Dowland, Dvorak, Grieg, Smetana and so much more! A Large red spiral-bound book, 164 pages. Playing level is from lower-intermediate to intermediate and Up. Photo
$29.95
AL25421 (Bach, JS)
SIX SUITES - Vol II by J.S. Bach. The infamous Six Cello Suites are perfectly adapted for the Alto Recorder by Jean-Claude Veilhan. The second volume contains Suite 4 in F Major, Suite 5 in d minor, Suite 6 in Bb Major and includes phrase marks, dynamic markings, articulation, breath marks, and performance directions. For Alto Recorder in the treble clef. Upper-Intermediate to Advanced, 27 pages. Photo
$29.99
HL00138905 (various)
THE NEW BROADWAY FAKE BOOK - 645 SONGS from 285 SHOWS The shows are from 1914 'The Girl from Utah' music by Jerome Kern to 2015 'HAMILTON' lyrics & music by Lin-Manuel Miranda and everything in between, one hundred years of musicals! Includes Melody, Lyrics, Chords for guitar or keyboard. It is for voice & all 'C' instruments. The music is playable on Soprano Recorder, Tenor Recorder and Alto Recorder up-an-octave. The book is a large-format spiral-bound book with 692 pages and includes background notes on all 285 shows. For recorder players the level is Intermediate to Advanced. Photo
$45.00
XYZ1013,21,23 (van Eyck)
DER FLUTYN lust-hof (The Flute's Pleasure Garden) Vol I,II,III by Jacob van Eyck ca. 1590-1657 The First Complete Edition edited by Thiemo Wind 'New Vellekoop Edition'. It is thanks to Gerrit Vellekoop that 'Der Fluyten...' became generally accessible via his edition of 1957-58. This new edition follows the procedure of an urtext-edition using the volume I from 1644,16,49 & 1655. It is the title page of the 1649 edition that states that the musical text was 're-heard' (van Eyck was blind) corrected and enlarged by the composer. Because the original was so large, it has been broken into two volumes I & II. Volume III contains music from the 1654 edition that was not present in the 1646 edition. The Preface contains much background material and critical commentary on each piece, the type is easy-to-read. Over 220 pages for SOPRANO or TENOR RECORDER, Intermediate to Advanced. This is a beautifully published edition, unlike other editions there are no missing pages or miss-paginations. Complete - All three Volumes. Photo
$49.99

Duets

Part Number and Description Price
UE36746
TANGO by CARLOS GARDEL arranged by Diego Collati for either two ALTO RECORDERS or ALTO & TENOR RECORDERS. The name Carlos Gardel is still inextricably linked with tango music because of his numerous compositions, his charismatic voice and acting talents. Gardel, as performer of his own works, became one of the most important musical personalities of the early 20th century. A legend far beyond his home of Argentina. Five tangos-'Melodia de arrabal', 'Por una cabeza', 'El ida que me quieras', 'Mi Buenos Aires querido' & 'Volver'. Upper Intermediate to Advanced Well worth the effort! Lots of fun! NEW! Photo
$18.50
ED21787 - THE FINEST SONATAS & SUITES (various)
SCHOTT RECORDER LIBRARY-The Finest Sonatas & Suites for 2 Alto Recorders edited by Elizabeth Kretschmann A selection of the loveliest works from the popular series 'Original Music for Recorder' published by Schott for over 50 years. A wide variety of composition from the Baroque Era. Duets in the elegant beauty of the French style, English composers inspired by the Italians and of course music by Telemann who succeeded in combining the passionate sounds of Italy with the natural style of France. Complete works by Jacques Paisible, Gottfried Finger, Daniel Purcell, William Croft, Robert Valentine, Georg P. Telemann, J.B. Loeillet de Gant, Phiibert Delavigne, J.B. Boismortier. 123 pages for Two ALTOS Photo
$29.99

Trios

Part Number and Description Price
PRM222 (Marg Hall)
WINTER WEATHER by Marg Hall for recorder trio. A seasonal descriptive composition in 3 movements. 1. Snow (soft and slow), 2.Wind (quick tempo, crescendo & decrescendo) 3. Rain (moderate tempo with staccato notes). Perfect November music, fun to play. For Soprano, Alto and Tenor Recorders, score and parts, Playing level is lower intermediate. Photo
$14.50

Quartets

Part Number and Description Price
N2907 (Charpentier)
NOĒL, 1694 by Marc-Antoine Charpentier - Christmas Music for king Louis XIV The noels are from edition H. 534: 1. Ou s'en vont ces guays Berger 4. A la venue de Noel 6. Les Bourgeois de Chastre 7. Joseph est bein Marie H. 8. Or nous dites Marie H. 9. Une jeune pucelle from edition H.531: 2. Laissez paistre vos bestes 3. Vous qui desirez sans fin 5. Createur The movements in this edition are intended to follow Charpentier's ranges. Some movements are for SATB,& some TBGbCb, however; even with only a SATB recorder quartet, the harmonies of French baroque music with Italian influences works well. Included is a 39-page score with keyboard part, four Recorder parts (to be played SATB or TBGbCb) or as piece for recorder orchestra Level is Intermediate to Advanced Photo
$19.00
PRBBMS63
DANCES & AYRES by Georg P. Telemann NEW terrific arrangements for recorder quartet by Peter Seibert. Fourteen dance movements from Telemann's Orchestral Suites. For SATB Recorder Quartet, Score and Parts, Intermediate and Up. Photo
$25.00

CDs

Part Number and Description Price
DHP1043704cd (Michiel Oldenkamp & Paul van der Voort)
MAGIC TUNES 45 Recorder Tunes from England, Germany and the Netherlands with CD easy melodies that use the notes and musical ideas introduced in the RECORDER WORLD Method Books. Some of the songs are 'The Skye Boat', 'Sing a Song of Sixpence', 'Kumbaya' 'Morning has Broken' 'Oh Where, Oh Where Has My Little Dog Gone?' and many more. The CD contains 2 tracks: one complete, one accompaniment only. The book is full-size with 27 pages. For fun, one could color in the black and white illustrations. For Soprano Recorder, playing level is Easy. Photo
$18.00
UE38022 (arr. Tourish & List)
CELTIC PLAY-ALONG RECORDER arranged by Martin Tourish and recorder player Thomas List. Recorded in Dublin, Ireland. Instruments used on the accompanying CD with MP3 files are Accordion, Whistles, Piano, Guitar, Violin, Double Bass, Bohdran. Eight pieces representing the Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Cornish and Breton traditions. The collection spans three centuries of music-making from the blind baric harpists of the 18th century to the international touring performers of today. Each piece is recorded at 2 tempos first at a slow tempo then a faster one, both times with full ensemble, then accompaniment only for play-along. A part is included for Alto Recorder Players, and a part for Soprano/Tenor players. There is also a full score keyboard accompaniment. The playing level is Intermediate. Photo
$21.50
ED13325 (various)
BAROQUE RECORDER ANTHOLOGY VOL 4 For ALTO RECORDER & KEYBOARD with CD 23 works selected and edited by Gudrun Heyens. Two or three movements are selected from Sonatas by various Baroque composers: JS Bach, Barsanti, Danican-Philidor, Graun, Handel, d'Hervelois, Parcham, Telemann, Valentine, Wassenaier. The graded pieces are presented in a progressive order with a wide range of styles from the 17th & 18th centuries. Included are teaching notes and composer biographies. For Alto Recorder & Keyboard with a CD of performances and MP3 play-along tracks. Includes Alto and Keyboard part, a total of 120 pages with CD Level is Intermediate to Advanced Photo
$22.99

Exercises

Part Number and Description Price
M003002521 - 40 Studies for Alto Recorder (linde Hoffer-v. Winterfeld)
40 STUDIES FOR ALTO RECORDER adapted from the solfeggios of Frederick the Great. Selected from the studies written down for the daily use of Frederick the Great. Probably composed by his teacher the famous flautist, J.J. Quantz. There are several exercises for each key (both major and minor). These are some of the best exercises for developing finger technique and working on baroque trills and phrasing. Definitely a book every alto recorder player should have and use it often. It is a classic! For the intermediate who wants to become advanced or the advanced player who wants to kee their fingers limber. For ALTO RECORDER A full-page format with measure numbers, 23 pages. Photo
$14.95
UE21515 - 12 Melodious Exercises (Joannes Collette)
12 MELODIOUS EXERCISES by Joannes Collette Wonderfully expressive exercises, the soprano equivalent of the 'Modern Exercises' for alto. They work on legato & portato with expression, interval leaps and triads, various types of tonguing, thumb movement, slurring, chromatic movement, mixed rhythms etc. Now in a new large page format with measure numbers, 15 pages. For SOPRANO or TENOR players Every musician serious about recorder should have these exercises. Photo
$16.95
ED4797 (Linde, Hans-Martin)
MODERN EXERCISES by Hans-Martin Linde composed in 1958, these are some of the best melodic exercises composed for recorder. The beautifully written etudes will have you working on articulations, single & double tonguing, phrasing by breath, movement of finger groups, cross-fingering, wide interval leaps, triads, thumb movements, chromatics, high and low tone production, and more. For Alto Recorder, Intermediate to Advanced, 19 page score Photo
$19.99

Method books

Part Number and Description Price
DHP1043537 (Purfleet, Hope & Montgomery)
RECORDER WORLD Method for Recorder, BOOK 1 by David Purfleet, Gavin Hope, & Anne Montgomery. RECORDER WORLD is a place where you will experience many adventures with the recorder. You will get to know the great wizard and the wise owl. They will tell you all sorts of things about the recorder. They will also teach you how to read music notes and how to play them. There are fun music games, duets and trios to play with friends. The book comes with stickers that point out new things, such as new fingerings and musical notation. The range introduced is the first octave C to C, plus F#. Rhythms used are half-notes, quarter-notes, eighth-notes and 6/8. For the young beginner, ages 5 - 9. Beautifully illustrated. Half-size book with 39 pages. Photo
$10.00
DHP1043756 (Purfleet, Hope & Montgomery)
RECORDER WORLD METHOD for RECORDER Book 2 In Book 2 the wizard and the wise owl take you further on your journey through this special world. There are lots more enjoyable, charming and amusing tunes,puzzles and games. For the true recorder acrobats there's the great recorder circus at the back of the book. The new songs in the first 13 pages review the notes learned in book 1 New musical concepts introduced are repeat signs, Da Capo and Dal Segno signs, new rhythmic patterns, glissando, double tonguing and other modern techniques. New notes introduced are Bb, high E and F. It is a beautifully illustrated half-size book with 39 pages. The tunes and games can be played solo or in a group with other children. Photo
$10.00
DHP1053881 (Michiel Oldenkamp & Paul van der Voort)
SPECIAL SONGS 35 Recorder Tunes in Popular Styles with CD Easy original melodies composed in contemporary styles that use the notes and musical ideas introduced in the RECORDER WORLD Method Books. Some of the styles used are Latin, Rock, Ballad, Samba, Swing etc. The CD contains 2 tracks: one complete, one accompaniment only. The book is full-size with 27 pages. For fun, one could color in the black and white illustrations. For soprano recorder Photo
$17.00
DHP1043704 (Michiel Oldenkamp & Paul van der Vort)
MAGIC TUNES 45 Recorder Tunes from England, Germany and the Netherlands with CD easy melodies that use the notes and musical ideas introduced in the RECORDER WORLD Method Books. Some of the songs are 'The Skye Boat', 'Sing a Song of Sixpence', 'Kumbaya' 'Morning has Broken' 'Oh Where, Oh Where Has My Little Dog Gone?' and many more. The CD contains 2 tracks: one complete, one accompaniment only. The book is full-size with 27 pages. For fun, one could color in the black and white illustrations. For Soprano Recorder, playing level is Easy. Photo
$18.00
DHP1043725 (Purfleet, Hope, Montgomery)
RECORDER WORLD METHOD for RECORDER Book 3 This third volume in the series comes with a CD, each tune is played twice, first with a recorder then with an accompaniment track. The wizard and the owl continue to teach new things about music like slurs, counting measures of rests and new rhythms - sixteenth notes, dotted eighth notes. The new notes are high G, middle C# & G#. New games include listening to a melody on the CD, imitating it, then writing it down in the book. There are duets and rounds. the tunes are longer than in the first two books. This is a full-size book with 35 pages and beautifully illustrated. Photo
$18.00

Recorder(s) & Keyboard

Part Number and Description Price
49045903
GREENSLEEVES to a GROUND by Anon. NEWLY Edited with Preface and Teaching Notes by Kathryn Bennetts & Peter Bowman. This melody has remained popular since the mid 16th century, first as a song of lost love, then used by Shakespeare in 'Merry Wives of Windsor'. In 17th century America it was a dance tune and a song 'The New Year Now Away Has Fled', today it is known as the Christmas carol 'What Child is This'. It is a significant example of instrumental ornamentation in England. This edition closely follows the 1706 publication by Walsh. There is a new keyboard realization of the accompaniment. Includes Keyboard score with background notes. Soprano Recorder part. MP3 play-along available separately. Intermediate Photo
$13.99
49045906
GREENSLEEVES to a GROUND by Anon. NEWLY Edited with Preface and Teaching Notes by Kathryn Bennetts & Peter Bowman. This melody has remained popular since the mid 16th century, first as a song of lost love, then used by Shakespeare in 'Merry Wives of Windsor'. In 17th century America it was a dance tune and a song 'The New Year Now Away Has Fled', today it is known as the Christmas carol 'What Child is This'. It is a significant example of instrumental ornamentation in England. This edition closely follows the 1706 publication by Walsh. There is a new keyboard realization of the accompaniment. Includes Keyboard score with background notes. Alto Recorder part. MP3 play-along available separately. Intermediate Photo
$13.99
N4091 (Corelli)
TWELVE SONATAS Opus 5, Vol. 1 Sonatas 1 & 2 by Arcangelo Corelli Corelli's Opus 5 contains 12 Sonatas. It was the most popular selling music in the 18th century. Thomas Jefferson's loved it! Published in 1700 in Rome, Amsterdam and London. It was originally for violin and BC. Sonatas 3,4,7,8,9,10,11 & 12 were adapted for alto recorder a few years later. Sonatas 1,2,5 & 6 have been adapted by the editor of this edition. Sonatas 3 & 4 contain embellished versions of the slow movements. A vacant staff has been provided in the other slow movements so you can add your own ornaments. Sold in 6 volumes. Includes a 30-page keyboard score, 11-page bass part, 12- page Alto Recorder part. Playing level is Intermediate to Advanced. Photo
$15.75
N4092 (Corelli)
12 SONATAS Opus 5 Volume 2 Sonatas 3 and 4 by Archangelo Corelli See volume 1 for information. These two Sonatas 3 and 4 contain the orginal 18th century ornamented slow movements. Includes 40-page keyboard part, 18-page bass part, 18-page Alto Recorder part, Playing level is Intermediate to Advanced. Photo
$15.75
N4093 (Corelli)
12 SONATAS, Opus 5, Volume 3, Sonatas 5 & 6 by Arcangello Corelli See Volume 1 listed above for information. Includes 32-page keyboard score, 11-page bass part, 15-page Alto Recorder Part. Playing level is Intermediate to Advanced Photo
$15.75
N4095 (Corelli)
12 SONATAS Opus 5, Volume 5 Sonatas 9 and 10 by Archangelo Corelli For information see Opus 5 Volume 1 listed above. Includes24 page keyboard part, 7-page bass part, 8-page Alto Recorder Part. Playing level is Intermediate to Advanced Photo
$15.75
N4096 (Corelli)
12 SONATAS Opus 5, Volume 6, Sonatas 11 & 12 by Arcangelo Corelli For more information see Opus 5 Volume 1 listed above. Sonata 11 is Corelli's variations on the famous ground 'La Follia'. Includes 36-page keyboard part, 11-page bass part, 11-page Alto Recorder Part. The playing level is Intermediate to Advanced. Photo
$15.75
HM47 (G.P. Telemann)
SIX PARTITAS 'La Petite Musique de Chambre', 1728 by Georg Philipp Telemann, composed for all 'C' instruments (Recorder, Violin, Oboe, Flute) and Basso Continuo. Perfect for Soprano or Tenor Recorder. Telemann uses a limited range with few large leaps and very little use of chromaticism. The majority of the movements in the Partitas are titled 'Aria' intended to be played in a light and singing style. To keep the music interesting he composed in as many styles as possible. Telemann wanted this music to be accessible to everyone from the less-experienced player to the advanced. Includes 48-page keyboard score, 20-page Soprano or Tenor Recorder part, 20-page bass part. Photo
$31.99
N4094 (Corelli)
12 SONATAS Opus 5, Vol 4 Sonatas 7 & 8 by Archangelo Corelli For information see Op, 5 Vol 1 listed above. Includes 24-page keyboard part, 7-page bass part, 8-page Alto Recorder Part. Playing level is Intermediate to Advanced. Photo
$35.00

Books

Part Number and Description Price
G7747 (Jeffrey Agrell)
IMPROV GAMES FOR ONE (Classical) PLAYER by Jeffrey Agrell A very concise Collection of Musical Games for One classical Musician Designed to help you be more expressive and musical in your music-making. This book contains plenty of games to enliven and enrich a player's daily technical and musical practice. Who should improvise? All instrumentalists and vocalists. Everybody. No experience necessary! Improvise at every opportunity. How: 1. Open book 2. Get idea 3. Close book 4. Play and play and play Photo
$15.95
G8812
DISCOVERING CHANT Teaching Musicianship and Human Sensibilities Through chant by James Jordan and James Whitbourn This book asks all musicians to reconsider the use of plain chant as an essential tool for teaching intonation, phrasing, and understand of musical line - while building community within an ensemble. It also develops music reading and listening skills and the CD provides an aural model which aids in learning chant. Grammy-nominated conductor James Jordan ins Professor of Conducting and Senior conductor at Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey. James Whitbourn is a composer and research scholar at Oxford. 243 page Book & CD Photo
$32.95
G9739 - PERFORMING RENAISSANCE MUSIC (Dennis shrock)
PERFORMING RENAISSANCE MUSIC by Dennis Shrock The Renaissance era is one of the most distinctive and revolutionary periods in music and art. In this remarkable book, noted scholar and conductor Dennis Shrock draws from primary sources to document and explain authentic performance practices of Renaissance era music - in many cases eye opening and rarely employed today. Insightful chapters cover topics including vocal and instrumental sound, tempo, articulation, phrasing ornamentation and expression. Like a restorer uncovering the original brilliance of the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, Shrock's work reveals the rich and colorful nature of this wonderful music as originally intended. Written in an accessible style for anyone who is a aficionado of Renaissance music. A very enjoyable and understandable read! 299 pages Photo
$39.95
HL00183006
POCKET MUSIC DICTIONARY - Over 2,200 music terms concisely defined: notation and theory terms, Instruments - classical folk and ethnic, pop, electronic music and music business terms, 450 capsule biographies of composers and musicians, Instant at-a-glance reference charts of the essentials of music - notation signs and symbols, guitar tablature and more. A 237-page book that fits in the palm of your hand. Photo
$9.99
HL00330968 (Keith Wyatt & Carl Schroeder)
POCKET MUSIC THEORY - A Comprehensive and Convenient Source for All Musicians. Covers intervals, rhythms, scales, chords, key signatures, transposition, chord inversions & key centers, harmonizing scales, extended chords, and modulation. All this in a little 176-page book that fits in the palm of your hand. Photo
$7.99