This A6 size, 30 page booklet is packed full of hints and tips on how to keep your recorder in optimum condition. The book was created following requests from attendees of the numerous 'Looking after your Recorder' presentations run by Julie Dean over recent years. The best are advice is now consolidated into this handy guide and was launched at the Easter Recorder Course 2022
Sections covered include:
Best care routines Care of the joints Oiling Blowing in new recorder Signs of voicing problems
And much more.
'Just what we recorder players have been waiting for.'
- Jennifer E, April 2022
'Indispensable! This covers everything you need to look after your recorders, more clearly than anything else I have seen.'
- Mary N, May 2022
‘A pocket sized yet utterly comprehensive guide. Essential reading and reference for all recorder players/owners wishing to maintain their instruments but also understand a bit more about how these wonderful instruments work. Highly recommended!'
- Georgia M, May 2022
'For player a who has acquired their first wooden recorder, Julie Dean’s booklet is essential reading, filling a gap in the recorder literature........'
'.........The booklet is beautifully illustrated in colour, and at £5.50 is an excellent investment for which any player (and their recorder!) will be grateful.'
'This is a wonderful book and I wish I had had something similar thirty years ago.'
- James R, October 2022
Please note I am aware of a similar publication that was released many months after my book. To clarify any doubt, I have not been involved or consulted on any other publication since the release of my book in April 2022.
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