Soprano head piece Class flute
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The geometry of the recorder's inner bore is slightly cylindro-conical and wide. This type of bore gives the instrument its typical sound.
In principle, recorders with a wider bore sound warmer, fuller, more fundamental and thus more ensemble-capable than instruments with a narrower bore.
For which musical styles can the instrument be best used?
Pearwood is particularly suitable for recorders used in folk and for the introduction to recorder playing.
The wind tunnel of a recorder
The wind tunnel is the area in the instrument head piece where the breathing air is formed into a thin sheet of air. This air leaf is the basis of the sound of the instrument. At the labium, the air leaf is the source of the vibration that generates the flute tone. The shape of the wind tunnel is thus one of the defining features for the musical shaping of the flute's achievable sounds.The model 117 by Paetzold by Kunath has a wind tunnel that is straight and conical.
Conical wind tunnels accelerate the airfoil more strongly than cylindrically shaped ones.
The instrument Paetzold by Kunath class flute 117 is made in the version: .
flapsIt is not always possible to drill the tone holes in places that are easy and comfortable to grip with the hands. Especially with deep instruments, tone holes are located in positions that are not ergonomically easy to grasp. With these instruments, the instrument makers are fitted with mechanisms that make it much easier to grasp the instruments, or even make it possible in the first place. The instrument 117 has the following keys: Without. This allows it to be played by players with smaller hands. This key mechanism is unique and legally protected. Especially in Taiwan and Korea these models are often used in schools by leading teachers for young players.
But also adult players with small hands appreciate the advantages of the Ohne.
Packaging and accessoriesThe model is supplied as standard with a bag and the following accessories: grease container, wiper rod, fingering chart
Tips on hygieneIf the flute is played by several people, you should consider sterilizing the blowing area if necessary for your own protection. Flautisept has proven to be a convenient but safe cleaning method. Flautisept is available in our assortment.
Notes on the way to a new recorderHow do you find your future instrument for sure?
But don't let "well-meant" advice stop you from testing an unknown instrument yourself. Your musical perception is as unique as you are. Therefore only you can decide which instrument touches you personally.
Our recommendation is therefore: Try different designs which you may not have tested yet. You can't lose anything, but only gain experience.
|Blowing type||Direkt angeblasen|
|Sound characteristics||Birnbaum: Weicher, chorischer Klang. Geeignet für das Spiel in der Gruppe|
|Construction||2-teilig (Kopf-, Unterstück)|
|Musical use||Alle Stilarten|
|Material structure||Birkensperrholz: Das Holz ist zäh, biegsam, elastisch, schwer spaltbar und mässig schwindend.|