Publisher Chester Music and Author John Pitts delivers this is the matching pupil's book for the popular "Around the World" series for recorder, featuring folk tunes from many countries. When used with the teacher's book (see below) the "Recorder from the Beginning" book is a useful multi-cultural resource, offering cross-cultural links with the many countries represented. Many of the items are also provided with some background information about the music and/or the country. Suggestions for percussion accompaniments are included, as well as guitar chord symbols. ""©2001, 48 pages.