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Spielbuch 1 [Solo Descant Recorder]

Edited by Gerhard Braun & Johannes Fischer


From the Publisher

The recorder is one of the oldest of all human instruments. In ancient times it crops up in sagas and pictorial evidence, and it has accompanied Western music right up to the avant-garde. For many children and young people today, the soprano recorder in c“ is a popular starting instrument. Play-Book 1 from the The Recorder - series offers easy to medium-hard musical examples from the middle ages to the present day; in terms of range, it only rarely goes above the a’’’.

Difficulty guide: 1-5
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).


  • Mittelalterlcihe Spielmannsmusik (incl. Sumer Is Icumen In, Spielmannslied, La Manfredina, etc)
  • Music from 'Der Fluten-Lusthof' (Jacob van Eyck)
  • Arien und Correnten (Marco Uccellini)
  • Tuitnement Kabinet (Anon)
  • T'Konstigh Speeltooneel (Pieter Meyer)
  • Sechs Altenglische Kontratanze from 'The English Dancing Master' (John Playford)
  • Country Dances
  • Tanze fur Sopranblockflote from 'Neue und Curieuse Theatralische Tanz-Schul' (Gregorio Lambranzi)
  • Drei Tanzstucke from 'Directions For Playing On The Flute' (Peter Prelleur)
  • Drei Marsche Fur Sopranblockflote (Handel)
  • English Weisen from 'The Compleat Tutor For The Flute'
  • Arias from Die Zauberflote (Mozart)
  • Arien Und Tanze Aus Opern (Anon.)
  • Sieben Ganz Leichte Stucke (Martin Gumbel)
  • Sechs Spielstucke (Konrad Lechner)
  • Acht Leichte Stucke Fur Sopranblockflote (Viktor Fortin)
  • Three Songs for Soprano Recorder (Matthias Maute)
  • Recorder Music 1-6 (Christopher Dell)
  • Funf Leichte Stucke (Gerhard Braun)
  • Funf Leichte Stucke Fur Sopranblockflote (Hans-Martin Linde)

Item Details


  • Part 1: Descant Recorder
Category: Other Albums
Publisher: Ricordi
Publisher's reference: SY2614
Our Stock Code: 1101669
Media Type: Paperback