A Celtic Recorder Christmas arranged by James Tanguay. For Recorder (Soprano). Saddle-stitched, Solos. Christmas. Beginning-Intermediate. Book. 32 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20665).
ISBN 9780786670697. Christmas. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
Here's a book you'll be pulling off the shelf for many Christmases to come. A Celtic Recorder Christmas is a treasury of 24 Irish, Scottish, Welsh and English holiday carols suitable for both soprano and tenor instruments. Simple duets for two recorders, a round for three, and arrangements for solo recorder with guitar chords are all printed on a large, easy to read staff and lavishly adorned with Celtic calligraphy. From the hauntingly beautiful melodies of the Hebrides, to the ancient airs of Ireland, to the familiar Yuletide tunes of Wales, England and Scotland, these songs are sure to warm your heart and rouse the spirit of this giving season in a way no other music can.