Alto Antics – Robert A. Amchin


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A Beginning Alto Recorder Ensemble Book – Teacher’s Edition

A beginning alto recorder ensemble book. Alto Antics contains interesting percussion parts and traditional Orff instrument accompaniments that makes this a book your students will love. Notes are introduced sequentially and the pieces go from very easy to intermediate. This book will never have to leave your repertoire!

The PACD recording has performance and play-a-long versions of all the tunes in Alto Antics! This new recording features traditional Orff instruments and accompaniments. The PACD is included with the Teachers Book.

Special pricing is available for a Performance Pack that includes one Teachers Edition and one 10-Pack of student books. Contact us to obtain a quote.

Table of Contents

Eccentric Dizzy Chicks
Gee, I See D-E
Specialtos with Altos
All Toe Waltz
South of the Border
Lovable Lydian
Going Alto for a Walko
Let’s Play Alto-gether!
Recorders A La Mode
Moods and Meters
Alto Antics

Dr. Robert A. Amchin, is distinguished teaching professor of music education and the concentration coordinator for music education at the University of Louisville in Kentucky. In 2006, he was made an honorary lifetime member of the Kentucky Orff Association and named a Distinguished Teaching Faculty member at Louisville in 2007.

Rob holds degrees in Music Education from the New England Conservatory of Music, The University of Michigan and a teaching certificate from the Orff Institute. He is also a professional percussionist.

Rob provides recorder, movement, and pedagogy instruction for Orff Schulwerk teacher training courses and is recognized as a general music clinician at local, state, national, and international levels. He has recently lectured in China, Israel, Poland, Canada, and Austria. In addition to workshops for teachers, he offers artist-in residence events with children.

Rob was conference co-chair of the 2003 AOSA Conference and has presented at numerous sessions at National AOSA conferences. He has served as an MENC general music education mentor. Prior to teaching at the collegiate level, he taught elementary music in Spring, Texas. He continues to teach music to children in Louisville.

Additional Information

Dimensions 28 × 22 × .5 cm

Book, CD

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