This delightfully illustrated and very approachable book provides a perfect introduction to playing the recorder. It starts with the absolute basics such as how to put your recorder together and how to play your first notes, then it teaches you a series of different tunes, gradually adding new notes along the way as you gain in confidence. * A mixture of charming animal illustrations and more detailed technical drawings help to make this a friendly and accessible guide that also contains all the key information you need to know. Gently introduces new information such as how to read music while teaching you new tunes, making the learning experience a satisfying and fun one. Contains 13 tunes to learn.