Hot Cross Buns

Hot Cross Buns is a great first song to learn on your instrument!

The song only uses 3 pitches: Mi, Re and Do, and once you learn it in one key, you can challenge yourself to learn it in many other keys because it only requires a few notes.

How to Play Hot Cross Buns

In this Video Lesson, I teach you how to play the song in the key of Concert Bb:

Flute, Oboe, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Bells – key of Bb: D=Mi, C=Re, Bb=Do

Trumpet, Clarinet, Tenor Sax – key of C: E=Mi, D=Re, C=Do

French Horn – key of F: A=Mi, G=Re, F=Do

Alto Saxes – key of G: B=Mi, A=Re, G=Do


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If you want to play different styles of this song, check out this video, Having Fun While Playing Hot Cross Buns by clicking on the link below:

Having Fun Playing Hot Cross Buns