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Title Catalogue Number Media Format Music For Schools? Genre Historical Period Series Skill Level Description Price ISMN
Viol Player Book 1 for Treble Viol RP001 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner Treble viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Containing music composed especially for each stage, along with period repertoire, popular tunes and technical exercises for the bow and left hand. Additionally consort music that links directly to the progress made at the end of each chapter.   $40 M-708067-01-6
Viol Player Book 1 for Tenor Viol RP002 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner Tenor viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Containing music composed especially for each stage, along with period repertoire, popular tunes and technical exercises for the bow and left hand. Additionally consort music that links directly to the progress made at the end of each chapter.   $40 M-708067-02-3
Viol Player Book 1 for Bass Viol RP003 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner Bass viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Containing music composed especially for each stage, along with period repertoire, popular tunes and technical exercises for the bow and left hand. Additionally consort music that links directly to the progress made at the end of each chapter.   $40 M-708067-03-0
Viol Player Book 1 for Treble Viol Keyboard Accompaniment RP004 Book Part Yes Education 21st Century Viol Player Series Intermediate Keyboard accompaniment for newly composed pieces for beginner treble viol $16 M-708067-04-7
Viol Player Book 1 for Tenor Viol Keyboard Accompaniment  RP005 Book Part Yes Education 21st Century Viol Player Series Intermediate Keyboard accompaniment for newly composed pieces for beginner tenor viol $16 M-708067-05-4
Viol Player Book 1 for Bass Viol Keyboard Accompaniment  RP006 Book Part Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Intermediate Keyboard accompaniment for newly composed pieces for beginner bass viol $16 M-708067-06-1
Bass Delights: 12 Tudor Tunes for 5 Bass Violas da Gamba RP007 Sheet Music Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Bass Delights Easy A progressive collection of 12 Tudor Tunes for 5 Bass Violas da Gamba including Holborne's Honeysuckle and Gibbon's The Silver Swan. $24 M-708067-07-8
Viol Player Book 1 Treble USA Edition RP008 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner USA edition of treble viol tutor for beginners with play-along cd suitable for children and adults. Keyboard accompaniment (available separately) $40 M-708067-08-5
Viol Player Book 1 Tenor USA Edition RP009 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner USA edition of tenor viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Keyboard accompaniment available separately. $40 M-708067-09-2
Viol Player Book 1 Bass USA Edition RP010 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner USA edition of bass viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Keyboard accompaniment available separately $40 M-708067-10-8
Chamber Music for Children-My First Tudor Consort Book- Viols RPCMC011 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Chamber Music for Children Easy Designed for wide range of ability: two versions of seven pieces that can be played together or separately.  Harder version contains written out Renaissance ornaments and two pieces have space to write own 'divisions' with examples by Ortiz. $15 M-708067-11-5
Chamber Music for Children-My First Tudor Consort Book- Recorders RPCMC012 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Chamber Music for Children Easy Designed for wide range of ability: two versions of seven pieces that can be played together or separately.  Harder version contains written out Renaissance ornaments and two pieces have space to write own 'divisions' with examples by Ortiz. $15 M-708067-12-2
Chamber Music for Children-My First Tudor Consort Book- Violin family RPCMC013 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Chamber Music for Children Easy Designed for wide range of ability: two versions of seven pieces that can be played together or separately.  Harder version contains written out Renaissance ornaments and two pieces have space to write own 'divisions' with examples by Ortiz. $15 M-708067-13-3
Carols for Two - Treble Viols RP014 Sheet Music Instrumental Tutor Yes Christmas 21st Century   Easy 10 Traditional Chrismas carols with easy accompaniment for beginners. $8 M-708067-14-6
Carols for Two - Tenor Viols RP015 Sheet Music Instrumental Tutor Yes Christmas 21st Century   Easy 10 Traditional Chrismas carols with easy accompaniment for beginners. $8 M-708067-15-3
Carols for Two - Bass Viols RP016 Sheet Music Instrumental Tutor Yes Christmas 21st Century   Easy 10 Traditional Chrismas carols with easy accompaniment for beginners. $8 M-708067-16-0
Music to Play with Your Friends-Little Suite for Violin Trio RPCMC017 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy Imaginative and fun violin trio music by Paul Sudlow. Approx grade 1, but best results with grade 2 players.  Published in score with stickers to help identify parts.  Popular with teenagers as well as primary school children. Can be used with other versions of Little Suite.  $8 M-708067-17-7
Music to Play with Your Friends-Little Suite for Viola Trio RPCMC018 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy Imaginative and fun viola trio music by Paul Sudlow. Approx grade 1, but best results with grade 2 players.  Published in score with stickers to help identify parts.  Popular with teenagers as well as primary school children. Can be used with other versions of Little Suite.  $8 M-708067-18-4
Music to Play with Your Friends-Little Suite for 'Cello Trio RPCMC019 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy Imaginative and fun cello trio music by Paul Sudlow. Approx grade 1, but best results with grade 2 players.  Published in score with stickers to help identify parts.  Popular with teenagers as well as primary school children. Can be used with other versions of Little Suite.  $8 M-708067-19-1
Music to Play with Your Friends-Little Suite for 2 Violins and 'Cello RPCMC020 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy Imaginative and fun music by Paul Sudlow. Approx grade 1, but best results with grade 2 players.  Published in score with stickers to help identify parts.  Popular with teenagers as well as primary school children. Can be used with other versions of Little Suite.  $8 M-708067-20-7
Music to Play with Your Friends-Little Suite for Violin, Viola and 'Cello RPCMC021 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy Imaginative and fun music by Paul Sudlow. Approx grade 1, but best results with grade 2 players.  Published in score with stickers to help identify parts.  Popular with teenagers as well as primary school children. Can be used with other versions of Little Suite.  $8 M-708067-21-4
An Office Suite RP022 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century   Easy Music for string orchestra in three movements: March of the Managing Directors', Boardroom Meeting, and Dress Down Friday, approx standard grade 1 In preparation M-708067-22-1
The Chantry Suite - Pardessus de Viole & Harpsichord or Violin and Piano RP023 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Contemporary 1990s   Intermediate-Advanced Suite of six pieces imitating Renaissance and Baroque idioms, in the style of mid 20th century. Dedicated to Cecile Dolmetsch and also composed for the pardessus de viole and harpsichord as well as violin and piano. Approx grade for violin 6-7. $20 M-708067-23-8
Stray Sands RP024 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Contemporary 21st Century   Advanced Scored for soprano, SSATB choir, tenor saxphone, percussion, electric viol/guitar and double bass. Fusion of jazz and classical music with improvisation playing a large part in the expression of the subject.  Based on poems written during World War I by Isaac Rosenburg and Marian Allen. $19 M-708067-24-5
Music to Play with Your Friends-Quartets for 3 Violins and 'Cello Book 1 RPCMC025 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy A collection of pieces arranged using specific string techniques such as harmonics, and a few other tricks as well!  $8 M-708067-25-2
Music to Play with Your Friends- 'Cello Quartet Book 1 RPCMC026 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy A collection of pieces arranged using specific string techniques such as harmonics, and a few other tricks as well!  $8 M-708067-26-9
Music to Play with Your Friends- String Quartet Book 1 RPCMC027 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy A collection of pieces arranged using specific string techniques such as harmonics, and a few other tricks as well!  $8 M-708067-27-6
Music to Play with Your Friends- Viola Quartet Book 1 RPCMC028 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century Music to Play with your Friends Easy A collection of pieces arranged using specific string techniques such as harmonics, and a few other tricks as well!  $8 M-708067-28-3
Bass Delights: 12 Tudor Tunes for 5 'Cellos RP029 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Bass Delights Easy A collection of tunes from the Tudor era with some pieces in polyphonic style. A useful introduction to an historical approach to bowing. Mixed ability from grade 1-4.  $24 M-708067-29-0
Viola Delights Book 1: Tudor Tunes for 5 Violas RP030 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Viola Delights Easy A collection of tunes from the Tudor era with some pieces in polyphonic style. A useful introduction to an historical approach to bowing. Mixed ability from grade 1-4.  $24 M-708067-30-6
Solo Suite for Viola da Gamba in A minor. Arr from BWV1011 RP031 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Advanced Transposed from the 5th cello suite in c minor. Technical proficiency is essential as the transposition to a sixth higher from the original takes the music into the higher registers of the viol. Editied by Ibi Aziz. $14 M-708067-31-3
Trio for 2 Bass Viols and Violone from Trio Sonata BWV 525 RP032 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Advanced The contrapuntal writing of this arrangement enables parts to sound clearly despite the low regiester. Extremely sonorous. $15 M-708067-32-0
The Notehouse People- Treble Clef RP033 Book Instrumental Tutor Yes Education 21st Century The Notehouse People Beginner Meet the characters who live in the Notehouse on the stave, and learn to read music at the same time.  Aimed at young children and children with special needs. Useful resource for dyslexic students.  Includes pull out poster and game. $12 M-708067-33-7
Consorts for Five - for Viols Tr, Tr, T,B,B RP034 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Consorts for 5 Intermediate A collection of mostly Renaissance consort music for 5 viols, published with alternative clefs, within a similar standard. Mixture of homophonic and polyphonic styles and also includes and an arrangement of Carolan's Air at the end of the book. Dynamic markings are included in 'Now in the Month of Maying' only and bowings and articulation have been added to all pieces. Includes examples of Renaissance ornaments by Diego Ortiz in three clefs.   $26 M-70806734-4
Sonata in A minor for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord RP035 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Advanced Acrobatics for the bass viol in true Schenck style! From the 'Tijd en Konstoeffeningen' 1683 $24 M-708067-35-1
The Notehouse People- Bass Clef RP036 Book Instrumental Tutor Yes Education 21st Century The Notehouse People Beginner Meet the characters who live in the Notehouse on the stave, and learn to read music at the same time.  Aimed at young children and children with special needs. Useful resource for dyslexic students.  Includes pull out poster and game. $14 M-708067-36-8
Sonata in D minor after BWV 526 for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord RP037 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Advanced This arrangement increases the Bach sonata repertoire from 3 to 4. Technical tips, such as fingerings and bowings, included by Ibi Aziz. $17 M-708067-37-5
Viol Player Book 2- Treble Viol RP038 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Easy Treble viol tutor for children but adults will also find the step by step approach easy to use.  Collection of mostly Medieval, Renaissanc and Baroque music in duet form.  Accommpanying CD has slow practice tracks as well as play along performance speeds. Contains an Appendix with information about bowing in an historical context. CD at A=440hz. $39 M-708067-38-2
Viol Player Book 2- Tenor Viol RP039 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Easy Tenor viol tutor for children but adults will also find the step by step approach easy to use.  Collection of mostly Medieval, Renaissanc and Baroque music in duet form.  Accommpanying CD has slow practice tracks as well as play along performance speeds. Contains an Appendix with information about bowing in an historical context. CD A=440hz. $39 M-708067-39-9
Viol Player Book 2- Bass Viol RP040 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Easy Bass viol tutor for children but adults will also find the step by step approach easy to use.  Collection of mostly Medieval, Renaissanc and Baroque music in duet form.  Accommpanying CD has slow practice tracks as well as play along performance speeds. Contains an Appendix with information about bowing in an historical context. CD A=440hz. $39 M-708067-40-5
The Notehouse People Book 2 : Music Theory and Composition RP041 Book Instrumental Tutor Yes Education 21st Century The Notehouse People Easy Fun and easy to understand music theory book with a structured approach to composition.   Valuable resource for music teachers who need the fulfil the composition element of the National Curriculum.  Includes the 'Creepy Crawly Game' to help reinforce rhythms and note-lengths. $14 M-708067-41-2
Sonata in D minor for Viola da Gamba and Continuo RP042 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Advanced In preparation    
Le Violiste-Dessus de Viole Premier Livre RP043 Book Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner Treble viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Containing music composed especially for each stage, along with period repertoire, popular tunes and technical exercises for the bow and left hand. Additionally consort music that links directly to the progress made at the end of each chapter.   $40 M-708067-43-6
Le Violiste-Ténor de Viole Premier Livre RP044 Book Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner Tenor viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Containing music composed especially for each stage, along with period repertoire, popular tunes and technical exercises for the bow and left hand. Additionally consort music that links directly to the progress made at the end of each chapter.   $40 M-708067-44-3
Le Violiste- Basse de Viole Premier Livre RP045 Book Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Beginner Bass viol tutor for beginners with play-along CD suitable for children and adults. Containing music composed especially for each stage, along with period repertoire, popular tunes and technical exercises for the bow and left hand. Additionally consort music that links directly to the progress made at the end of each chapter.   $40 M-708067-45-0
Consorts for Five- A collection of Consort repertoire for 5 Recorders RP046 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Consorts for Five Easy A collection of mostly Renaissance consort music within a similar standard. Mixture of homophonic and polyphonic styles and also includes and an arrangement of Carolan's Air at the end of the book.  Includes examples of Renaissance ornaments by Diego Ortiz.  $24 M-708067-46-7
The Second Set of Madrigals to 3 parts for Voices of Viols RP047 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Renaissance Renaissance   Intermediate On the title page, Wilbye describes these madrigals as 'Apt for both viols and voices' and this was a strong incentive to republish them in their current 'partbook' format as well as in score, so that in addition to being sung they can be played as consort pieces. All 'bass' parts are published in alto clef and fit well on a tenor viol. A useful three part collection with both upper parts in treble clef. $32 M-708067-47-4
Serenade for Four 'Cellos RP048 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance   Intermediate Serenade uses the full chromatic and expressive range of the cello to great effect employing a variety of musical styles in subtle variation form. Parts vary in difficulty from grade 5-8. $17 M-708067-49-8
3 Tudor Tunes for School Orchestra RP049               In preparation    
Concertino fo 'Cello and String Orchestra RP050 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century   Advanced Cello part is post grade 8 with orchestral parts suitable for a good amateur string group or school string orchestra. (Violin parts do not go beyound third position). In preparation  
My First Tudor Consort Book for the Violin Family Score RP051 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Chamber music for Children Easy Designed for wide range of ability: two versions of seven pieces that can be played together or separately.  Harder version contains written out Renaissance ornaments and two pieces have space to write own 'divisions' with examples by Ortiz. Also with parts for beginners using open string and first finger only.  $40 M-708067-71-9
 'Celtic Gold' for String Orchestra RP052 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century   Intermediate Three pieces of folk music, two by O'Carolan, and another titled ''The Rights of Man' by an anonymous composer. Arranged unusually in six parts, with optional double bass part. Haunting melodies, varied textures and evocative part writing in lower strings, as the arranger is a cellist! $37 M-708067-76-4
 'Celtic Gold' for six part Viol Consort RP053 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education 21st Century   Intermediate Three pieces of folk music, two by O'Carolan, and another titled ''The Rights of Man' by an anonymous composer. Arranged  in six parts, with 'The Rights of Man' scored for three treble viols.  Other pieces require two treble viols.  Haunting melodies, varied textures and evocative part writing in lower strings. $19 M-708067-75-7
Consort Music to 4 Parts for Voyals RP054 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance   Intermediate A collection of consort music within a similiar standard selected to allow the top part to be played on a tenor viol if a treble is unavailable.  $26 M-708067-77-1
The Chantry Suite for 'Cello RP055 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Contemporary 21st Century   Intermediate-Advanced In preparation    
The Second Set of Madrigals to 4 Parts for Voices or Viols RP056 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Renaissance Renaissance   Intermediate In preparation    
Consorts for Five Viols - Book 2 RP057 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Consorts for Five Easy In preparation    
Innumerable Angels  RP058 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Contemporary 21st Century   Intermediate-Advanced Contemporary music for voices and period instruments:soprano, tenor, treble recorder, bass viol and harpsichord.  Innumerable Angels’ is in a single continuous movement made up of short contrasting sections shaped by the text, in the manner of a 16th century madrigal or motet. 
 
$36 M-708067-84-9
The Cries of London RP059 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance   Easy A new composition based on the text from the 'Cries of Rome' of 1609. Suitable for theatre and schools. $14 M-708067-80-1
Viol Player Book 2 - Treble A=415 RP060 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Easy Treble viol tutor for children but adults will also find the step by step approach easy to use.  Collection of mostly Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque music in duet form.  Accommpanying CD has slow practice tracks as well as play along performance speeds. Contains an Appendix with information about bowing in an historical context. CD at A=415hz. $40 M-708067-81-8
Viol Player Book 2 - Tenor A=415 RP061 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Easy Tenor viol tutor for children but adults will also find the step by step approach easy to use.  Collection of mostly Medieval, Renaissanc and Baroque music in duet form.  Accommpanying CD has slow practice tracks as well as play along performance speeds. Contains an Appendix with information about bowing in an historical context. CD at A=415hz. $40 M-708067-82-5
Viol Player Book 2 - Bass A=415 RP062 Book and CD Instrumental Tutor Yes Education Renaissance Viol Player Series Easy Bass viol tutor for children but adults will also find the step by step approach easy to use.  Collection of mostly Medieval, Renaissanc and Baroque music in duet form.  Accommpanying CD has slow practice tracks as well as play along performance speeds. Contains an Appendix with information about bowing in an historical context. CD at A=440hz. $40 M-708067-83-2
My Second Tudor Consort Book for viols RP063 Sheet Music Instrumental Work Yes Education Renaissance Chamber music for Children Easy This book follows on from ‘My First Tudor Consort Book’,  and is designed in the same way so that players of wide-ranging ability can enjoy playing the same pieces together.   It is similar in standard to the first, although some pieces are slightly more challenging. Space has been provided for players to compose their own divisions in Wedding Night and Galliarde de la Guerre. Examples are provided by Sylvestro Ganassi from “Opera Intitulata Fontegara”, published in 1535. Easy to follow instructions and examples are provided to learn how to improvise as was customary in Tudor England. 
 
$15 M-708067-89-4
Fantasie & Passacaille RP064 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Intermediate-Advanced An original work by the transcriber (c.1742) of the manuscript A27 known as ''The Durham Viol Book'.  Although published with a continuo part, the work is better as a solo piece. Good for improving left hand technique, especially chords.  $12 M-708067-86-3
Travels with my Viola da Gamba in the 18th Century RP065 Sheet Music Instrumental Work   Baroque Baroque   Intermediate-Advanced      
Patsy's Jazzy Cellos RP067                    
My Second Tudor Consort Book - Recorders RP068 Sheet Music     Education Renaissance Chamber Easy This book follows on from ‘My First Tudor Consort Book’,  and is designed in the same way so that players of wide-ranging ability can enjoy playing the same pieces together.   It is similar in standard to the first, although some pieces are slightly more challenging. Space has been provided for players to compose their own divisions in Wedding Night and Galliarde de la Guerre. Examples are provided by Sylvestro Ganassi from “Opera Intitulata Fontegara”, published in 1535. Easy to follow instructions and examples are provided to learn how to improvise as was customary in Tudor England.   $15 M-708067-90-0