Various: The Best of Time & Rhythm
Contents – The Best of Time & Rhythm for two recorders (SS or SA) and percussion ad lib.
- Kennst du dieses Lied?
- Belle, qui tiens
- I Saw Three Ships
- Charlie is My Darling
- Boismortier Joseph Bodin de: Viste
- Boismortier Joseph Bodin de: Vielle
- Chédeville Esprit Philippe: Cotillon
- Naudot Jacques-Cristophe: Contredanse
- Banister jun. John: Bourrée
- Boismortier Joseph Bodin de: Rigaudon
- Fy gar rub her o'er wi' Strae
"Time & Rhythm" contains easy dances and folksongs from various countries and in a variety of styles all beautifully arranged by Viktor Fortin and retaining their spirited and lively qualities. The lyrics of the songs have been included and contain important hints about breathing patterns and phrasing. Information regarding the origin and character of the historic dances, as well as their social role, is a welcome and informative addition. The percussion part can be used as a preparatory exercise, helpful in acquiring the rhythmic feel at the given tempo. Additionally, it emphasizes the unique accentuations that characterize each piece. The first volume is made up of easy pieces with a limited tonal range, manageable keys and simple rhythmic divisions no smaller than quavers (eighth-notes). The new edition is intended as a useful supplement for recorder lessons offering students an enjoyable opportunity for ensemble playing and musical interpretation. • Contains easy dances and folk
- for two recorders (SS or SA) and percussion ad lib.
- Edition type:
- performing score
- English, French, German