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Corporate Author Hesperus (Musical group)

Title Early American roots : [recorder edition] / [arranged by] Hesperus, early-traditional music ensemble ; transcribed and edited by Geoff Wysham ; music compiled by Scott Reiss.

Imprint Pacific, MO : Mel Bay, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  788.36193 H462e 2005    ---  Available
Description 1 score (88 p.) : ill. ; 30 cm.
Note At head of title: Mel Bay presents ; Subtitle from cover.
Previously published: Hesperus, c2004.
For recorder; with chord symbols for guitar.
"Country dance tunes, improvisations & shape note hymns from British Colonial America - from the arrival of the first colonists to the American Revolution and the birth of our republic."
"The tunes from this book can be heard on the Maggie's Music recording, Early American roots (MM216)."
Contents Argeers -- The ball -- Bobbing Joe -- Butter'd peas -- Ca Ira -- Captain Kidd -- Chelsea reach -- Childgrove -- The colly flower -- Cuckolds all in a row -- Daniel Purcell's ground -- Daphne -- The garden hymn -- Johnny cock thy beaver -- The killerman -- La poulle -- Lusty gallant -- Madison's whim -- The merry milkmaids -- The merry strollers -- Nashville -- New Jersey -- Parson's farewell -- Portsmouth -- The president's march -- Rockbridge -- Rufty tufty -- Scotch cap -- A sett of hornpipes -- A sett of jiggs -- Spirit of Gambo -- Staines Morris -- The swallow.
Subject Recorder music, Arranged.
Recorder and guitar music, Arranged.
Folk music.
Added Author Wysham, Geoff.
Reiss, Scott.
Added Title Mel Bay presents early American roots : [recorder edition]
ISBN 0786631910 : $12.95
Standard No. 9780786631919
Music No. MB96835 Mel Bay

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