At Orpheus Music, we have many years of experience in recorders for Waldorf schools. There are many things to consider when deciding on recorders for Steiner education, which is why we created an in depth guide - Choosing a Recorder for Steiner Education by Zana Clarke and Peter Biffin. It will help you to answer some questions you might have, ...
At Orpheus Music, we have many years of experience in recorders for Waldorf schools. There are many things to consider when deciding on recorders for Steiner education, which is why we created an in depth guide - Choosing a Recorder for Steiner Education by Zana Clarke and Peter Biffin. It will help you to answer some questions you might have, such as:
At Orpheus Music, we can provide you with expert advice on choosing recorders for your school, because we have many years of direct experience to draw upon.
Zana Clarke, our Director is a central figure in the recorder world, working as performer, teacher, composer, publisher and Arts Administrator. She has been head of music at Sophia Mundi Steiner school and at the Armidale Waldorf School, has been the music/recorder teacher for Sydney Rudolf Steiner College’s external courses for many years and is currently Education Director at the Armidale Waldorf School.
Peter Biffin is an instrument maker and musician who has made instruments for some of the worlds outstanding musicians in several different fields. He was a founding member of the Armidale Waldorf School, and has made many instruments for Steiner schools, including specialised instruments for Mood of the Fifth. Peter has also made several thousand pentatonic recorders for Steiner schools in Australia and New Zealand.
This wealth of experience means that if you have any questions, feel free to get in touch, knowing that you will be given considered, expert advice on choosing the best recorders for your school.
Designed specifically for Waldorf Education, tuning d,e,g,a,b,d,e. Made in one piece from Pearwood. Soft and gentle sound.
Designed specifically for Waldorf Education. This is the pentatonic body of a modular configuration that allows either pentatonic or descant bodies to be used with the one Head joint. Tuning d,e,g,a,b,d,e, made from Pearwood. Descant body...
A set of Prima Pentatonic bodies can be purchased by a school and used with the plastic Prima headjoint for Class 1 and Class 2. When the students move on to Prima Descant in Class 3, the Pentatonic bodies can then return to Class 1 for the...
Prima Headjoint, Beige plastic. Replacement part for either MOL-1094 or MOL-1095. Can also be used as part of a modular system in combination with either descant or pentatonic bodies.
Pearwood Tenor, Baroque double holes, without key. Canta - the joy of ensemble playing. Versatile, reliable recorder ensemble with an homogenous sound, made of pearwood. Pleasantly clear sound - speaks easily: for use in ensembles or as a solo...
Developed specifically for Waldorf Education. Made from Pearwood
Developed specifically for Waldorf Education. Tenor in Pearwood
Made from Pearwood
The 4 instruments shown here indicate the range of designs used. Price shown is for a single instrument
Unique and colourful, finish by an Italian designer
Baroque fingering, double holes
Developed specifically for Waldorf Education. Bass in Pearwood.