The Bass Recorder Handbook for Bass Recorder. Music Sales America. 48 pages. Novello & Co Ltd. #NOV110202. Published by Novello & Co Ltd. (HL.14003575).
ISBN 0853606463. 9x12 inches.
Denis Bloodworth. This highly practical guide to the bass recorder, by one of the leading specialists in the field, is both clear and succinct. Exploring a wide range of possible fingerings, it lays the foundation for a versatile technique and is well illustrated with charts and examples. In addition there are 14 solos and a duet by Telemann and his contemporaries which provide an attractive repertoire on which to build.