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Below you'll find the Recorder Karate Belt Tests. There may also be a video you can use to help you practice for tests!
White Belt Test
Yellow Belt Tests
You must complete both tests to earn your yellow belt
Orange Belt Tests
You need to complete all 3 orange belt tests to earn your orange belt. The 2 videos on the right will help you practice for these tests.
Green Belt Tests
You will need to complete all 4 green belt tests to earn your green belt. Please use the videos on the right to assist you. The video on the right called “Lesson 7 - Tonguing” will be particularly important, as you will not be allowed to pass any green belt tests if you are not tonguing.
Watch this video to learn how to “Tongue” your notes.
This video will help you figure out how to play that new note (low D).
Blue Belt Tests
You will need to complete all 5 parts of the blue belt test to earn your blue belt. Some parts will have an A and B, both sections A and B will need to be completed to complete that part of the blue belt series of tests.
Purple Belt Tests
You will need to complete all 6 parts of the purple belt test to earn your purple belt. Some parts may more than one exercise to complete in each part, all sections will need to be completed to finish that part of the purple belt series of tests.
Re-watch Lesson 6b to remember how to play the melody for B-A-G Hoedown