'Time & Rhythm' contains intermediate-level dances and folksongs from various countries and in a variety of styles all beautifully arranged by Viktor Fortin and retaining their spirited and lively qualities. The lyrics of the songs have been included and contain important hints about breathing patterns and phrasing. Information regarding the origin and character of the historic dances, as well as their social role, is a welcome and informative addition.The percussion part can be used as a preparatory exercise, helpful in acquiring the rhythmic feel at the given tempo. Additionally, it emphasizes the unique accentuations that characterize each piece. The new edition is intended as a useful supplement for recorder lessons offering students an enjoyable opportunity for ensemble playing and musical interpretation.