The outside of both the descant and treble instruments were based mainly upon Hunt's own measurements of an original Bressan treble recorder
that he had been given some years earlier.
Bouncing with affectionate, gentle exultation, this featured fabulous solos from the composer, exchanging his baritone sax for a treble recorder
, its lines phrased almost vocally.
This part indicates Telemann's preferred instrumentation for each sonatina, naming the recorder, bassoon, or cello for the sonatinas in C minor (TWV 41:c2) and A minor (TWV 41:a4) - both of which have appeared previously in modern editions for treble recorder
with reconstructed figured bass lines (Two New Sonatinas for Treble Recorder
& Basso Continuo, ed.
The brilliant recorder player Caren Buse played the graceful obligato solo on treble recorder
in the pastoral Domine Deus section and the tones of solo soprano and recorder perfectly matched each other in volume and quality of timbre.
The treble recorder
is so familiar to schoolchildren, and it always comes as something of a shock to see the same instrument in various other shapes and sizes at concerts,'' she said.
Other prizes include Yamaha digital keyboards, a student violin, a flute, 10 treble recorders
with wood grain finish and two handheld vocal microphones.
A final word of praise must go to the beautiful illustrations, particularly the stunning cover picture of a trophy featuring two exquisitely carved Baroque treble recorders
, from the front of the organ case in Christ's College, Cambridge.
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Rosemary Robinson will play the spinet with Caroline Jones playing the descant, sopranino and treble recorders