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Moeck Soprano Recorder after Steenbergen in Grenadilla

by Moeck
1 review
£666.25 excluding VAT (UK Export Price)

The 5217 Steenbergen soprano recorder in grenadilla by Moeck is based on an original by 18th century maker Jan Steenbergen. Its 'typically baroque' glowing and warm sound makes this recorder a very expressive solo instrument. The intonation is excellent and the bright, warm tone of this model is particularly effective in the upper register making it highly suitable for performing the most demanding Baroque repertoire.

The Steenbergen series was designed by Guido Klemisch after an original by the Dutch maker Jan Steenbergen (1675-1728) which is in the Frans Bruggen collection in Amsterdam. The recorders have a narrow windway which offers a good degree of resistance, facilitating greater dynamic and expressive variation. 

This recorder is pitched at standard pitch (a=440Hz) and is made from grenadilla - even grain and density. Specific density 0.80. Clean, round tone.

This recorder comes in a leather hard case with cleaning rod and cloth, cork grease, fingering chart, maintenance instructions and a maintenance kit.

  • Baroque fingering
  • Double holes
  • 3-piece
  • Made of grenadilla
  • Includes free maintenance set (oil, brushes, anti-condensant etc)
  • Pitch: a´= 440Hz
  • Includes case, cleaning rod, cork grease and fingering chart
  • 3 year warranty

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Jyothi M.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Great recorder and excellent customer service

A great experience - I was given good advice and kept informed of the dispatch. Peter was very helpful and I cannot recommend Early Music Shop enough, especially for the great customer experience during lockdown. The Recorder itself sounds beautiful and makes amazing music.