Haberfield Public School

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Recorder information

The Haberfield PS Recorder Ensemble is an extension musical group for students who have been learning recorder for at least one year.

Students from years 2 to 6 rehearse weekly on Friday 8.10 am – 8.50 am in the annex area upstairs above the school hall. A group of approximately 20 students each year perform in the Festival of Instrumental Music usuually at the Sydney Opera House each year.

To join the Recorder Ensemble students need to attend rehearsals regularly. There are no auditions however students need to have been learning the recorder for at least one year in class music. For more information ask Mr Collins-White during rehearsal time Friday mornings.

Recorder Ensemble Agreement (PDF 75.87KB)

Recorder has resumed in 2022 following the Covid-19 NSW DoE guidelines. Friday mornings in the well ventialted music annex area 8:10-8:50am with MrCW

To download the Recorder ensemble music for 2022 click on the links below.

  1. Descant 1
  2. Descant 2
  3. Treble 1
  4. Treble 2
  5. Tenor
  6. Bass Recorder
  7. Christmas Carols music and practice resources below
  8. Christmas Music for all instruments
  9. Christmas Mp3 audio files for practice
  10. Christmas Music practice videos here

Recorder scales and resources for Class Music 

Youtube vidoes of scales

Year 1 scales

Video length 2:03 minutes

Year 2 

Length - 2:53

Year 3

Video length - 1:03

Year 4 scales

Video length 2:19 minutes

Year 5 scales

Video length 4:05 minutes

Year 6 scales

Video length 6:19 minutes

Treble and Bass Recorder Scales

Duration - 4:34

Recorder animated score videos 2022

Swans of Lir

Video length is 5:25 minutes

Cantata 147 by JS Bach FoIM 2022 

Video length: 3:13 minutes

Ballade of Ann Bonny FoIM 2022

Video length 3:11 minutes

Heavry Metal Recorder Tango