Composition - - American Recorder Society
Bourree, from Rodrigo
By Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1759)
 Arranged By R. D. Tennent
This Bourrée is from Handel's opera, Rodrigo. It is a short, light and bright movement with Handel's signature sparkle. The arrangement for SATB recorders is by R.D. Tennent and is available for use under a Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike license ( This arrangement is available at ISMLP:,_HWV_5_(Handel,_George_Frideric)

These play-along tracks were recorded in cut time, half note = 88 bpm. You will hear a lead in of four metronome clicks. All repeats are taken. The recording contains some added ornamentation. Enjoy the opportunity to add your own Baroque ornaments!
-- Cornell Kinderknecht
Play-along files recorded by Cornell Kinderknecht, supported by a grant from the Recorder Artist Relief Fund.

Listen to all parts
No soprano - you play soprano
No alto - you play alto
No tenor - you play tenor
No bass - you play bass
No. of Recorder Parts: 4
Difficulty: Easy
Occasion: Any
Libraries: Play-alongs
Date Added: 04/11/2021
Style: Recorded Accompaniment, Renaissance/Baroque/Classical