Winds Around the World




This series of books is designed to be of interest to teachers and pupils of all ages. Information is given about the musical traditions of each country represented, as well as some entertaining folk tales. They are illustrated throughout with drawings.


 

Volume 1

TRADITIONAL FOLK MUSIC

OF THE NORDIC LANDS

Duets for flute/recorder/oboe

Grade 1 - 3

with chords for accompaniment

and background information

by Lorna Reay


Thirty-seven folk tunes from Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden




The music of the Nordic lands has its roots in a vibrant past, filled with stories of Vikings, trolls and other magical creatures. There is a distinctive sound across all the Nordic countries, but with a great variety of styles, from melancholy ballads to rousing dance tunes.



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Coming soon:


TRADITIONAL FOLK MUSIC OF THE ANDES

Duets for flute/recorder/oboe

Grade 2 - 3

with chords for accompaniment

and background information

by Lorna Reay


More than thirty folk tunes from Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela.