Recorder from the Beginning - Book 1 (Classic Edition). For Recorder. Music Sales America. 40 pages. EJA Publications #EJ10006. Published by EJA Publications (HL.14027184).
ISBN 0711950792. 8x9.75 inches.
This recorder course by John Pitts is written for 7-11 year olds – no previous knowledge of music or recorders is necessary. It is carefully graded with clear explanations at every stage, enouraging children to develop musical skils as well as recorder techniques.
Book 1 introduces the first six notes through a mixture of well-known and original tunes. By the end of the book, all the basic rhythm patterns have been covered.