Call Us: 020 8662 8400
We remain open by appointment only for the time being.
Book An Appointment or Video Consultation

50+ Greatest Intermediate Classics for Descant Recorder

You currently have cookies turned off in your browser. You won't be able to place an order until you turn them back on.

Approved Exam Music

Recommended for the following exam grade(s):

ABRSM exam syllabus

From the Publisher

50+ Greatest Intermediate Classics for Recorder is a fantastic collection of favourite melodies arranged especially for the intermediate to advanced soprano / descant recorder player, starting with the easiest.

All are in easy keys. Great for sight reading practice or just for fun.

Assuming a good knowledge of the recorder and music reading, some pieces are one page, others longer; the music ranges across three octaves although the easier pieces range up to second octave A; with plenty of familiar melodies.

50+ Greatest Intermediate Classics for Recorder follows on from our popular 50+ Greatest Classics for Recorder which is much easier, contains different repertoire and shorter pieces. This book is for the more advanced player and includes extracts from:

Adagio – Albinoni; Alla Turca – Mozart; Autumn – Vivaldi; Ave Maria – Schubert; Bist du bei mir – Stölzel; Caprice – Paganini; Carol of the Bells – Leontovych; Clog Dance – Hertel; Colonel Bogey – Alford; Csárdás – Monti; Donauwellen Waltz – Ivanovici; Danse macabre – Saint Saëns; Entry of the Gladiators – Fučík; Frühlingsstimmen – J. Strauss; Funiculì, Funiculà – Denza; Für Elise – Beethoven; Garland Waltz – Tchaikovsky; Gliding Dance of the Maidens – Borodin; Gran Valse – Tárrega; Hungarian Dance No. 5 – Brahms; La Campanella – Paganini; Lacrimosa – Mozart; Largo al Factotum – Rossini; Light Cavalry Overture – Suppé; Marche Funèbre – Gounod; Marche Slave – Tchaikovsky; Mazurka – Chopin; Moonlight Sonata – Beethoven; Nimrod – Elgar; Nocturne – Chopin; Overture – Mozart; Pizzicati – Delibes; Prelude – Bizet; Rigaudon – Grieg; Romanze – Mozart; Russian Dance – Tchaikovsky; Sarabande – Handel; Scheherazade – Rimsky-Korsakov; Sheep May Safely Graze – J. S. Bach; Si un jour, La forza del destino – Verdi; Sleepers, Awake – J.S. Bach; Ständchen – Schubert; Te Deum – Charpentier; Theme, Pastoral Symphony – Beethoven; Theme, Piano Concerto No. 1 – Tchaikovsky; Three Little Maids – Sullivan; Toccata and Fugue – J.S Bach; Traümerai – Schumann; Tritsch Tratsch Polka – J. Strauss; Va, Pensiero – Verdi; Vltava – Smetana; Waltz no. 15 – Brahms.

Item Details


  • Part 1: Descant Recorder
Category: Accompanied Recorder Albums
Publisher: Wild Music Publications
Publisher's reference: 9781914510274
Our Stock Code: 1494433
Media Type: Paperback

Save 25% on selected Schott publications.Save 25% on selected Schott publications

Save 20% on Faber Music.Save 20% on Faber Music

Save 25% on selected BG France Accessories.Save 25% on selected BG France Accessories.