wood or plastic recorder

Flutes and recorders - - Vincent Bernolin

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.

Why should you consider buying an expensive recorder.

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

Dolmetsch Online - On Choosing A Recorder

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

Wood Soprano Recorder eBay

Alto & Soprano ( Wood Grain ) - ABS Plastic. - Single Wood Grain color recorders-One Alto & One soprano. >> Three Pieces Soprano Recorder >> Three Pieces

About Recorders - Von Huene Workshop

Every wooden instrument is unique; even two 'identical' instruments of the same Today's plastic recorders are exceptionally consistent, easy to play, reliably in

Information about Wooden and Plastic Recorders - Baltimore

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

which recorder, wood or plastic - beginner alto and soprano

Aug 24, 2009 what is the difference between the wood and plastic recorders?

Amazon.com: Hohner 9522 Soprano Baroque Recorder: Musical

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

Frequently Asked Questions - American Recorder Society

"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.

Contemporary makers Recorder Home Page

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.

Recorders: Plastic or Wooden? - Philadelphia Recorder Society

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.

Plastic Vs. Wooden Instruments - 8Notes

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 Recorder Care and Feeding - Lazar's Early Music

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

Wood vs plastic recorder - YouTube

Sep 5, 2017 Yamaha plastic recorder. Hohner and Moeck wooden recorder. Soprano and Alto. Any questions, contact me at GelflingmusicOutlook.com.

Complete Recorder Care - Dolmetsch Online

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

instruments - What's the qualitative difference between wooden and

The advantages of a plastic instrument are: Less care necessary concerning maintenance; not wiping the recorder after playing will do no

FAQs for Beginners - Antique Sound Workshop

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.

Recorder anyone? - Talk Classical

Aug 29, 2014 Decent plastic recorders sound better than cheap/abused wood recorders, but nothing can match nice, well maintained wooden recorders.

MOECK : Playing in a new recorder

Wooden recorders must adapt to the moisture and warmth from breathing, Plastic instruments or recorders with a plastic head joint require no playing in.