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The Really Easy Recorder Book for Descant Recorder and Piano

Arranged by Brian Bonsor
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From the Publisher

If you can play just a few notes on the Recorder, then you're ready for this book. Here is a great selection of 12 pieces, perfect for your very first solos, all of them with simple, but attractive piano accompaniments. The pieces are arranged progressively, so you can hear the step-by-step improvement in your playing as well as simply enjoying the music. Includes pieces set for the ABRSM Descant Recorder examinations grade 1 and 2.

Difficulty guide: 2-3
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is total beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).

Approved Exam Music

Recommended for the following exam grade(s):

ABRSM ABRSM Descant Recorder (from 2022)
Grades: 1, 2
Trinity College London Trinity College London Descant Recorder (from 2023)
Grades: 1, 2


Very first solos for descant/soprano recorder with piano accompaniment.

  • Prelude Bonsor
  • The Musical Box Bonsor
  • Cantilena Bonsor
  • Scherzino Bonsor
  • Legend Bonsor
  • Herding Song GriegB
  • Caribbean Bonsor
  • The Merry-go-round Bonsor
  • Pernsive Bonsor
  • The Merry Peasant Schumann
  • Italian Song Tchaikovsky
  • Sweet Dreams Tchaikovsky

Item Details


  • Part 1: Descant Recorder
  • Part 2: Piano
Category: Other Recorder Albums
Publisher: Faber Music
Publisher's reference: 057151037X
Our Stock Code: 1101423
Media Type: Paperback