I have been playing recorder for two years now and have recently been using this chart, http://www.dolmetsch.com/efingeringchart.pdf for third octave soprano fingerings. Playing the D or the F# ...
I have been trying to play relatively fast pieces (e.g. staccato sixteenth notes at ≈200 bpm) on a soprano recorder lately. Single tonguing on them is impossible, I have found. I have done some double ...
What are some good resources for learning how to play a baroque soprano recorder? I've looked around on the internet but I didn't really find anything good. I'd especially prefer a good book I can ...
I taught myself to play the recorder (soprano) - just the basics - but I have trouble with the F. It just doesn't sound right. Sometimes it sounds too close to the E, sometimes it even sounds like ...
I have a plastic soprano recorder about ten years old. Over the years its accumulated some dirt or something in the windway. it has a straight windway. What is the best way to clean it out? Could any ...
I'm doing a research on recorder, and I got a little stuck on the part of ranges. Some says the soprano recorder's highest note goes to the 2nd octave only, but some people say that by adding a ...
I've been playing the piano (learning on my own) for over 2 years now and I would call myself above novice. I can't read sheet music but I have a good ear. However, I was diagnosed with a problem and ...
How should I vibrate the sound of my soprano recorder? Note: I'm not sure to use the correct term. By vibration I mean producing the sound similar to vibrating your hand on a Violin during playing a ...
How do I put this? I've never had any formal music education whatsoever but I do play a little bit of self-taught soprano recorder. The problem I had with it is that I can only get myself as high as ...