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 music room upstairs near 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 2021 following the Covid-19 NSW DoE guidelines. Friday mornings in the well ventialted muysic room 8:10-8:50am with MrCW

To download the Recorder ensemble music for 2021 click on the links below.

  1. Descant 1
  2. Descant 2
  3. Treble 1
  4. Treble 2
  5. Tenor
  6. Bass Recorder
  7. Piano with Concerto part
  8. Arts Unit Practice videos - Festival of Instrumental Music – Recorder repertoire
  9. Christmas Carols music and practice resources below
  10. Christmas Music for all instruments
  11. Christmas Mp3 audio files for practice
  12. Christmas Music practice videos here

Recorder scales and resources for Class Music 

New Recorder Song for class music and recorder ensemble August 2021
The Gift video click here.
Download The Gift parts here

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

Recorder animated score videos 2021

Concertino Bianco

Video length is 5:45 minutes

Concertino Bianco - Slow version

Video length 6:17 minutes

In the Serpentine Mine FoIM 2020 - Slow version with metronome

Video length: 5:11 minutes

In the Serpentine Mine, FoIM 2020 - concert tempo version

Video length 4:22 minutes

Galliard Battaglia Recorders with soloists FoIM 2021 BPM 70

Video length 5:08 minutes


Galliard Battaglia REcorders with no soloists FoIM 2021 BPM 100

Duration: 3:35

Galliard Battaglia Recorders with soloists FoIM 2021 BPM 70

Duration - 5:06

Galliard Battaglia Recorders with solists FoIM 2021 BPM 100

Duration - 3:34

Treble and Bass Recorder Scales

Duration - 4:34

Heavry Metal Recorder Tango