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The book is best suited for beginners with no proir experience playing a musical instrument and/or the soprano recorder. It begins with an intorduction to note values and the names of the lines and spaces and a well thoughtout recorder fingering chart follows.
The strategy for learning note note names and rhythms is additive, starting with B and the quarter note and then adding notes and rhythms as they are needed. From there the basic skills a taught with folk songs, classical melodies and traditional songs.