Here’s a number of books that teachers have recommended to us- specifically aimed at younger double reed learners.
“Accelerando” An Introduction to the Oboe for Primary School Children by Birgit Heller-Meisenburg. German/English, a fun book, ideal for younger Australian learners (conservatoire method)
Available through Howarth of London:
AnselmaMusic.com has many resources for Junior bassoonists from bassoonist Anselma Veit. ‘The Little Bassoon Adventure’ is her method for beginning younger bassoonists. She also has scales and arpeggios, Fun Duets and Fun Studies for Bassoon Minis.
Visit her website for music samples and links to purchase:
Adam Schwalje, former contrabassoonist in Macau Symphony Orchestra has a new method out for bassoon and tenoroon available here
As more are recommended to us, we will continue to post them here! Have fun!
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