(Recorder Classroom Method)
Kaye Clements, Paul Lavender, Charles Menghini - Hal Leonard Corporation

The new Essential Elements Classroom Method for Recorder is designed for today's classroom, including easy-to-use technology features that enhance the learning experience for any teaching situation. It can be an effective tool for introducing or reinforcing general music concepts, as an introduction to ensemble performance (band, orchestra, and choir), or individual or small group instruction. High quality accompaniments, featuring REAL instruments, expertly arranged for young musicians, in a variety of styles to make practicing productive and fun.  The book features over 130 songs, instrument basics, music reading, duets and rounds, music history, and a fingering chart.  The enhanced CD features play-along tracks; tempo adjustment software that enables students to slow down the tracks; and a start-up video.