Playing ocarinas is easy with 1-2-3 Ocarina: Learn to play the Ocarina and read music at the same time…
1-2-3 Ocarina can be used as a class music book or a stand-alone, teach-yourself book. It is written for musical beginners of any age, solo or in groups, and teaches:
- 1 – the first 10 ocarina notes
- 2 – to play the notes by reading music
- 3 – to read the rhythms of the notes
Ocarina Notes are introduced one-by-one with lively and effective, step-by-step tuition and colourful, relaxed pages.
31 catchy Songs specially written for English 4-hole Ocarinas are beautifully simple, with backings to play along with that are both funky and expressive. Buy here.
This is just right for all our pupils. My year 5’s and 6’s think it’s great.
KS2 music teacher and deputy head, Hackney
If I’d had this when I was first teaching, my pupils would have learned to read music much earlier. This is a super resource.
KS1 class teacher, Hillingdon
1-2-3 Ocarina Teacher
1-2-3 Ocarina Teacher is designed to help any teacher deliver effective music lessons.
Use with the 1-2-3 Ocarina class music book to
- 1 – introduce Ocarina-playing to your pupils
- 2 – teach the reading of musical notation
- 3 – increase music-making in your school
1-2-3 Ocarina Teacher supports note-by-note ocarina-teaching and step-by-step learning of note names and note values at the same time.
The 64 page A4 teacher book has practical ideas to incorporate percussion and other instruments too. Guitar chords are included, along with piano accompaniments and two CDs. Ocarinas, recorders, tin whistles, fifes, violins, ukuleles and guitars can all play along with these inspirational CDs, reading from 1-2-3 Ocarina pupil book.
1-2-3 Ocarina Teacher will support any class-teacher or musician to teach Ocarina-playing and Music-reading, keeping instrumental music-making live with 5 to 14 year olds in whole-class or ensemble contexts.
Ocarina-playing is as easy as 1-2-3