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The Recorder - Old or New?

Although the recorder can be a quick and cheap way to teach the basics of music, it doesn't just...
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The Value of Recorder Playing

Please, please don't consider recorder playing to be solely a preparation for learning a...
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The Recorder And Its Beauty!

The recorder! Every parent and teacher's worse nightmare. However it also a beautiful instrument...
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Hotteterre - Principles of the Flute

Jaques-Martin Hotteterre (-le Roman) 'Principles of the Flute Recorder and Oboe'. 1707. This...

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  • Jenny Galton St. Albans, AL3

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    I am passionate about both music and teaching. I have a friendly approach and give my pupils a lot of support to help them become confident and creative musicians.
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    I am a professionally trained clarinettist. I have had 12-year teaching experience mainly helping pupils for their exams and competitions. Please feel free to contact me to discuss your tuition requirements and needs.
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    There's a reason he called it 'The Magic Flute!' It is an instrument that can take you on a wonderful journey and a companion in life like no other!
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    Claire is Chief Examiner of a recognized London Music college. She is a composer and performer and has written her own published Tutor books in Keyboard and Piano playing and also in singing.
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    I am a friendly teacher working in the York area, where I am currently taking on new students. I prioritise making sure my students enjoy their lessons and the instrument they are learning and my aim is to suit lessons to each individual.
  • Hilary Michel North Finchley, N20

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    I am an experienced professional musician with over 20 years experience teaching singing, piano and recorder across a number of styles including classical and pop. You are very welcome to contact me for advice or if you have any questions.
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  • The Recorder And Its Beauty!

    Mary F Stockley Recorder Teacher (Warrington) Picture The recorder! Every parent and teacher's worse nightmare. However it also a beautiful instrument steeped in history. The English King Henry VIII (1491-1547) played the recorder and he collected them. He had 76 recorders in his collection when he died! The recorder preceded the flute; a lot of...
  • Why learn to play the recorder?

    Recorder Teacher (Birmingham) Picture The recorder is a very misunderstood musical instrument. What place could this antiquity have for today's learners? Having met young flautists struggling to make a sound, saxophonists whose instruments are far too large for them, and whole-class clarinet teachers who spend half of a one hour...
  • The Recorder: From Fame to Obscurity and Back Editor's Pick

    Recorder Teacher (North London) Picture Without a doubt, ninety percent of people reading this will have come into contact with the recorder at some point in their lives. For most, this time will have been during their primary school years, when the recorder was used as a means to give them some practical experience of playing music....

 

  • How I Started!

    Sue Klein Recorder Teacher (South East London) Picture When I was young I definitely did not want to teach! I loved playing, and the first professional recorder player who inspired me was Frans Bruggen when I was about 7. But during my post-grad year training to be a teacher, I found that I really enjoyed teaching small groups and individuals. This...
  • Hotteterre - Principles of the Flute

    Imogen Clarke Recorder Teacher (York) Picture Jaques-Martin Hotteterre (-le Roman) 'Principles of the Flute Recorder and Oboe'. 1707. This is an invaluable source for wind players, who are interested in historically informed performance practice. It gives a detailed account of technique used in France in the early 1700s and in addition...
  • The Suzuki Method

    Karen Gibbard Recorder Teacher (Durham) Picture I find the Suzuki Method of music-teaching to be highly effective in enabling children to reach their potential not only in music but in life as a whole. As Dr. Suzuki said: "It is in our power to educate all the children of the world to become a little better as people, a little happier." How...