It is nothing like the sound of an injection-moulded plastic recorder. a blackwood or ebony wooden flute, and appears thus as a more professional instrument.
Most, but not all, wooden recorders are better than plastic recorders, though I think that the dividing line of quality between the more expensive plastic recorders
Aug 23, 2017 The recorder specialist in the shop should be expected to have played There is no reason why wood and plastic should not be mixed, but the
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Every wooden instrument is unique; even two 'identical' instruments of the same Today's plastic recorders are exceptionally consistent, easy to play, reliably in
Wooden versus Plastic Recorders. Like many of us, I acquired my first recorder in grade school. It was an ivory colored Yamaha soprano recorder. (I still have it
Aug 24, 2009 what is the difference between the wood and plastic recorders?
I was looking for a wooden recorder to upgrade my 4th grader from the little $4 plastic ones they buy in the school music program and to reward him for
"I think the best bet for a new player is to begin (on soprano or alto) with a top-of-the-line "wood grain" plastic recorder made by Yamaha, Zen-on, or Aulos.
For use by children or adult amateurs, plastic recorders are by far the best tonal characteristics and are musically superior to any cheap wooden instrument.
I think most players agree that high quality wooden recorders make outstanding solo instruments. In group setting, a set of matching plastic instruments is often.
Feb 25, 2011 The quality of plastic recorders is very good and compare to good wooden instruments. One advantage of plastic is an ensemble can all play
Plastic recorders seem indestructible, at least compared to wooden ones. However, they do require some simple care in. use and handling to keep them in good
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This advice is directed solely to owners and players of wooden recorders. Plastic recorder cannot be 'played-in'. If you treat a new wooden recorder properly it
The advantages of a plastic instrument are: Less care necessary concerning maintenance; not wiping the recorder after playing will do no
There are good and bad plastic recorders, as well as good and bad wooden recorders. A good plastic recorder is far better than a cheap poor wooden one.
Aug 29, 2014 Decent plastic recorders sound better than cheap/abused wood recorders, but nothing can match nice, well maintained wooden recorders.
Wooden recorders must adapt to the moisture and warmth from breathing, Plastic instruments or recorders with a plastic head joint require no playing in.