Bass Recorder part from Bourree in E Minor for Recorders, Piano and Tambourine

3 minutes
Modern classical music

Bourree in E minor for Recorder. This is the original version of my tune from 1971 when I played it on my wooden Aulos recorder and tapped the rhythm on a tambourine with my foot. Later on I recorded the counter melodies on an old fashioned multi-track reel to reel tape recorder and accompanied myself. (How sad is that? I hear you thinking.) I added the Piano part much later. This Sibelius 4 version for Recorder Consort (Soprano, Descant and Bass) Tambourine and Piano is based entirely upon that original. Unfortunately, I no longer have that tape, or even the old reel to reel tape recorder. Ahh, progress. Still; I am one of those dinosaurs who still likes black Vinyl records, cassette tapes, reel to reel tape recorders, 3 TV channels, midnight closedown, the test card, public information films, dial telephones with big black receivers, etcetera, etcetera.

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