Autumn 2016, Volume 36, Issue 3

The Invention of the Recorder

Anthony Rowland-Jones discusses its development from the medieval flageol, and argues for the 14th century as the century of the recorder, on current evidence

Wiggle Those Fingers!

Helen Hooker discusses the best use of the fingers and thumb in her series on recorder technique

New Music Initiative: A New Repertoire for Recorder Quartet and Harpsichord

Moira Usher talks to Colchester New Music, a composers' cooperative in East Anglia, who put out an appeal for new works to form the basis of a practical repertoire. Moira discusses the works, the composers and the performers..

   Centrespread: The Butterfly Jig by Michael Graham

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