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My First Classical Recorder Book


From the Publisher

Learn the basics of recorder while playing the world's most-loved classical melodies. New notes and important concepts such as rhythm, ties and dynamics are gradually introduced, and attractive illustrations make learning fun. With a unique and easy-to-use approach that unites the experience of classical music with that of learning a musical instrument, this book is perfect for anyone new to the recorder as well as those just looking for easy-to-play classical melodies.


  • Ode to Joy (easy and full versions) (Beethoven)
  • Theme from the New World Symphony (Dvorak)
  • Barcarolle (Offenbach)
  • Finlandia (Sibelius)
  • Theme from 'Swan Lake' (Tchaikovsky)
  • Can-Can (Offenbach)
  • Aria from 'Don Giovanni' (Duet) (Mozart)
  • Theme from 'William Tell' (Rossini)
  • Musette (Duet) (JS Bach)
  • Sonata theme (WA Mozart)
  • Merry Widow Waltz (Franz Lehar)
  • Eine Kleine Nachmusik (Mozart)
  • 1812 Overture (Tchaikovsky)
  • Theme from 'Carmen' (Bizet)
  • Theme from 'Hansel and Gretel' (Humperdinck)
  • Lullaby (Johannes Brahms)
  • Theme from Symphony no. 5 (Beethoven)
  • Dance of the Hours (Amilcare Ponchielli)
  • Canon (Quartet) (Johann Pachelbel)
  • On the Beautiful Blue Danube (Johann Strauss Jr)

Item Details

Category: Recorder Tutor Books
Publisher: Alfred
Publisher's reference: 20428
Our Stock Code: 1103243
Media Type: Paperback