Unknown Species for Four Recorders

page one of Unknown Species for Four Recorders

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Full details

This simple little piece is intended to allow players of varying skill levels to play together in an every expanding group, and not nesaccerily only on recorder. The title comes from the fact it was a revision exercise for me in using species counterpoint.

It is intentional adaptable: With everyone playing together just play through the top parts as they appear (i.e. part one most of the time, but at others part three), for two parts, use parts I and III (an opportunity to teach the class about antiphonal music possibly?), three parts add in part two as a simpler parter for kids who maybe struggling. When you finally want to add a bass instrument use part four.


Score ID
75088
Year of composition
2008
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
2 minutes
Instrumentation
Quartet of Soprano Recorders
Genre
Other
Licensing

For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

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