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Soprano Starflute, German fingering, 440Hz

General informationThe

recorder of the series Sternenflöte with the model number: 70080 manufactured by Paetzold by Kunath is a recorder that is always a pleasure to play in daily use
. This characteristic is due to the careful marriage of the above-average model design in combination with the qualities of the pear wood used

. The material of this instrument pleasantly inspires by its extraordinary qualities. The properties can be characterised as follows:

The scaleThe

geometry of the inner bore of the recorder is cylindrical and wider. In
principle, recorders with a further bore sound warmer, fuller, more fundamental and thus more ensembleable than instruments with a narrower bore.

For which music can the instrument best be used?

Pearwood is particularly suitable for instruments that are used in ensembles, in choral playing and as a solo

Who is the instrument aimed at?

From the above facts it follows that recorders made of pearwood are particularly suitable for beginners. An important basic rule is that a higher quality instrument makes making music easier in most cases than a seemingly inexpensive offer. The wind tunnel of

the recorder

. The

wind tunnel is the area in the instrument headpiece where the blowing air is formed into an air blade.

This air leaf is one of the most important elements of the instrument's sound, and in interaction with the labium, it generates the oscillation that causes the flute tone. The shape of the wind tunnel is therefore very influential for the response and the sound of the instrument.

The instrument
from Paetzold by Kunath has a wind tunnel that is straight and cylindrical. Conical wind tunnels accelerate the breathing air more than cylindrically shaped ones.
Wind tunnels are of course very complex in their geometric design and many parameters are influenced by each other.


Paetzold by Kunath Sternenflöte 70080 instrument is supplied in the version:




ringFlapsIt is not

always possible to drill tone holes in places in the body of the instrument that are easy to grasp with the fingers. Especially with larger recorders, for acoustic reasons some tone holes are located in places that are impossible to reach. These instruments are equipped with mechanics
which make it much easier or even possible to

. The instrument 70080 has


following keys: Without. The recorder can also be played by players with smaller hands, this type of keys is unique and legally protected. Especially in Taiwan and Korea, these instruments are often

used in


by leading teachers for adolescent players

, but even older players with reduced grip of the hands don't want to miss the benefits of the Without once they have played it.

Multi-part nature


number of components of a woodwind instrument strongly influences the way in which the recorder is used, on the one hand, for easy assembly and, on the other hand, for compact transport.

This is a point not to be underestimated, especially when transporting larger (and sometimes several) instruments
. Recorder ensemble conductors will agree with us.

Packaging and accessoriesThe

instrument is supplied as standard with a bag and the appropriate accessories: If the flute


borrowed more often, it is advisable to sterilize the wind tunnel at regular intervals in order to prevent the transmission of diseases. The care product Flautisept has proven itself as a practical aid. Flautisept is in our assortment.

advices on the way to a new recorderHow

to find a future


?ask your


!you should never let yourself be prevented from trying out a flute by "general" rules.your musical perception is as unique as you


Therefore, only you can decide for yourself which design will inspire you personally


Our recommendation is: try different manufacturers you may not have tested yet, you can only gain more experience.

More Information
Fingering Deutsche Griffweise
Tuning 440 Hz
Surface finish Geölt/Gewachst
Windway Gerade zylindrisch
Blowing type Direkt angeblasen
Article group Blockflöten
Sound characteristics Birnbaum: Weicher, chorischer Klang. Geeignet für das Spiel in der Gruppe
Construction 2-teilig (Kopf-, Unterstück)
Bore leicht zylindrokonisch und im Durchschnitt weiter
Musical use Alle Stilarten
Material structure Birnbaum: Sehr tragfähig mit feinporiger Struktur.
Packing mehrteilige Baumwolltasche
Model series Sternenflöte
Material Birnbaum
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