The Little Christmas Book. Music for Children's Voices, Orff Instruments, and Recorders by Mary Helen Solomon.
This music, appropriate for elementary music classes, is written with the Orff philosophy of music education as its guidng principle. Nine of the thirteen selections are from the traditional and folk music heritage. They, along with the composed pieces, are simple in melodic, rhythmic and harmonic structure, making them adaptable for working with children, the Orff instruments, and the Orff-Schulwerk pedagogy.