Consorts.co.uk is a new independent business supplying high quality ‘play-along’ recordings for the recorder playing community. It will be launching on the 29th August to coincide with the UK public holiday weekend. As a special opening offer, Consorts are offering … Read More
The South West Early Music Forum (SWEMF) have published a Medieval Workshop with Alison Kinder. The workshop is for all voices and instruments (at 440hz), but is especially suitable for recorders! The music – a Cantiga from the Red Book … Read More
James Sparkes won the Under 18 Category of the SRP Composer’s Competition 2019 with Twitten. Here you can listen to the piece in full, performed by Rowena Jones. James and Rowena are both students at The Purcell School in Hertfordshire.
SRP Visiting Conductor Andrew Collis is offering online recitals and talks using Zoom: A varied and entertaining programme using a variety of recorders and styles of music from around the world. The repertoire and recorders are introduced in a fun … Read More
With so many recorder players missing their consort playing right now I’ve been busy creating some virtual consort resources. I’ve created a new page on my website where I will host some consort music videos for you to join in … Read More
In accordance with the Government’s guidance on social distancing and vulnerable people, branches of the Society of Recorder Players are advised to cancel their meetings for the immediate future. Branches should also consult Government and NHS websites for up-to-date information.
While we are currently not able to meet in person to play, various musicians have been recording playalong consort music available to purchase and download. Emma Murphy “Consort With Me” (Recorders) Read more on Emma’s website The City Musick “The … Read More
The 2021 SRP Festival is scheduled to be held in Edinburgh at Stewart’s Melville College on Saturday and Sunday 17th and 18th April, with the SRP AGM and Conference being held on the afternoon of Friday 16th April. The programme … Read More
It occurs to me that some of you will be stuck at home without any other musicians to play with. So I’ve created some backing tracks for you to play along with, RecorderBoppers for grown-ups if you like. They’re free … Read More