Favorite Folk Songs for Recorder

Themes and Variations USA


11 favorite folk songs for recorder solo or duet is a reproducible collection to use as a supplement to your recorder program, a concert program or to give you additional material for students who have advanced more quickly than the class. Performance, accompaniment, and piano accompaniment audio is included.

This collection includes songs at varying difficulty levels. There will be some easy duets that your beginners can play, some intermediate duets for students that are advancing more quickly than the rest of the class, and some more challenging duets for students that need the challenge.

The audio includes a slow “practice” track and a faster “performance” track as well as an accompaniment track.  This collection also includes projectable PowerPoints, PDFs, Smartboard files and videos of each song.

Materials Included

In the printed product:
- Printed Book
- Digital Book PDF
- Projectable PDF
- PowerPoint
- SMART Notebook
- Videos
In the download edition:
- Digital Book PDF
- Projectable PDF
- PowerPoint
- SMART Notebook
- Videos

To get your download edition, add this product to your cart. After you go through the checkout process, a download link will appear on the final page. You will also receive an email with a link to your download. If you purchased a printed book you will see a 7-digit alpha-numerical code in your product. Use this code to access your downloads at https://downloads.musicplay.ca

Songs Include:

  • Boil Them Cabbage Down
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody
  • Old Dan Tucker
  • That Lonesome Valley
  • Amazing Grace
  • Marching Round
  • Aura Lee
  • Shortnin’ Bread
  • Simple Gifts
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Down in the Valley


Book: Favorite Folk Songs
Projectable: Pdf Sample
Audio: Boil Them Cabbage Down
Audio: Boil Them Cabbage Down - Slow
Audio: Shortin' Bread
Audio: Shorting' Bread - Slow