Finally a modern collection with the most beautiful folk and children's songs, structured by themes and offering a spectrum of songs that ranges from the birthday canon via songs for different seasons to popular songs from film, television and international folklore. The edition is aimed at young flutists aged 8+ and is a perfect addition to every flute textbook. The accompanying play-along CD facilitates practicing at home and performing these pieces.
Note: the bulk of the text in this book is in German, the tunes are a mixture of folksongs from different countries but often with German words underneath. Familiar tunes include Happy Birthday to You, Jingle Bells, If You're Happy, Frere Jacques, Auld Lang Syne, Old MadDonald, What Shall we do with a Drunken Saillor, Go Down Moses, O When the Saints. There are 41 tunes in total. An insert is provided in English which translates the category headings and the CD instructions.
This copy in stock has minor damage to the back cover, consisting of circular damage to the laminate of the cover about 1cm in diameter, with a brown stain from whatever bit of machinery caught the book. It doesn't affect the contents at all, but as the book is not perfect it is offered at a reduced price.