Colombian composer and flutist Carmen Marulanda absorbed the musical roots of her country at a young age. Her entire artistic and educational trajectory expresses essential links to these traditions. This book is a collection of original studies for recorder, based on music styles from Colombia and Venezuela, with accompaniments.
The ingenuity of this work, is to provide a pre-recorded musical accompaniment on Mp3 (to download) giving the recorder player a tool to practice basic exercises in a simple yet varied and challenging musical context. The dialogue between teaching and Latin American musical tradition is rooted in ancient musical practices: learning in real harmonic and rhythmical contexts. Paul Desenne