Recorder Home Page

Maintained right here in Hobart, Tasmania, this extensive website is the internet’s primary resource on all aspects of the recorder,┬áits history, construction, technique, repertoire, iconography, discography, bibliography, where to study, makers, repertoire, historic instruments, literary quotations, and much much more.

Orpheus Music

Australia’s own online shop supplies high quality recorders and accessories; publishes contemporary Australian recorder music, and undertakes recorder repairs.

An 18th-century recording of Handel’s recorder sonata No. 4 in F major

Details, images and audio clips of an original 18th-century barrel organ which plays of a familiar recorder sonata by Handel (also known from an organ concerto). This is, in effect, the nearest thing we have to an 18th-century recording.

Last edited Dec 18, 2019 @ 8:28 pm