Music from Around the World for Recorders

For Upper Grades in Waldorf Schools Descant, Alto, Tenor Recorder Ensemble Music

Selected and Arranged by Michael Preston

Spiral Bound


Michael Preston has brought together a rich and varied presentation of some of the best songs and hymns from around the world. There isn’t a single entry that isn’t engaging and melodic, and arranged in a wonderful way so that the different voices really interact and support each other. This is a collection any recorder player would love and every recorder ensemble will rejoice to work with, the results are so very beautiful. This is a gift to the world of music, as much as to the world of Waldorf Education.

Take a look at the wealth that is inside:

  • Preface
  • Notes to Teachers
  • North America
    • Appalachian Hymn
    • Washington Square
    • Amazing Grace
    • Ashokan Farewell
    • The Waldorf Waltz
  • South America
    • Atahualpa’s Farewell
    • Carnavalito
    • El Condor Pasa
    • Mi Caballo Blanco
    • Peruvian Lament
    • Viente Anos
  • Africa
    • I Paradisi
    • N’kosi Sikalel’i Afrika
    • Siyahamba
    • Nha Fidjo
  • Portugal
    • Pescador
    • The Fisherman: Protuguese Sea Song
    • Ballade de Saudade
  • England
    • Jack’s Maggot
    • The Jolly Broom Man
    • Newcastle
  • Scotland
    • Margaret’s Waltz
    • The Skye Gathering
    • Westering Home
  • Ireland
    • The Star of County Down
    • Drums and Guns
    • Si Beag Si Mor
    • Londonderry Air
    • Be Thou My Vision
  • Russia
    • Christmas Candle
    • Little Birch Tree
    • Midnight in Moscow
    • Troika
  • Poland
    • River Wisla
  • Japan
    • Autumn Leaves
    • Here Is Happiness
    • Sakura
  • South Pacific
    • Pokarekare
    • Now is the Hour: Maori Farewell
    • Isa Lei: Fijiian Anthem
    • Hinanui Iti
  • Hawaii
    • Pua Lililehua
    • Sanoe
    • Ulili E’
    • Hawaii Aloha
    • O Kou Aloha No

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