This reproducible packet contains one original song for fall, "Autumn-Colored Leaves" that uses only the 5 easiest notes to play on soprano recorder. This singable song has a simple xylophone/glockenspiel accompaniment.
Then there are 9 songs, using the 6 easiest notes, appropriate for a Winter Concert.These songs have 3 settings: a recorder duet; a recorder duet with a glockenspiel/xylophone accompaniment; and another arrangement for 2 xylophones with recorder and/or voice on the melody. Of course, voice may sing the melody along with any of the arrangements.
Song List: Jolly Old Saint Nicholas; Winter Joys, a poem by Dorothy Gradon set to a simple traditional cowboy tune; Up on the House-Top; The North Wind Doth Blow, a traditional poem set to an ancient carol; Winter Snowstorm, original lyrics set to an adapted French-Canadian carol; I Heard a Bird Sing, Oliver Herford's poem set to a traditional Austrian carol; Jack Frost, Gabriel Setoun's poem set to a traditional tune from Nova Scotia; Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost's poem set to a hymn tune; Jingle Bells (only one arrangement of this song--for voice/recorder and 2 xylophones or glockenspiels).
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These songs, and more freebies, come with your classroom order of the Nine-Note Recorder Method or the Quick Nine-Note Recorder Method.