Victorian Recorder Guild


AMEB (Australian Music Examinations Board)
The website has information about Trinity Guildhall Music Exams. has compositions and arrangements by Peter Billam. Includes works by Bach, Telemann, Handel, Schubert.
Mainly renaissance music. Says, "We specialize in editions of Renaissance Polyphony with modern clefs but otherwise containing the same information as the original players would have had. That is, there are not editorial barlines or other groupings. Any editorial emendations are clearly marked, and the parts are presented separately rather than in a score." Composers include Dowland, Morley, des Prez, Aldrich. 
[NB used to have renaissance music but that has now been relocated to ] has arrangements of mainly classical works for recorder by "Yoshi".

UK player and teacher Evelyn Nallen has a new album 'Whistlestar'. The title track can be downloaded from
A German radio station site playing only recorder music 24/7 is now accessible via the internet:
Orpheus Music sell instruments and music (including some music you can buy online and download) and also run an annual recorder intensive in January. Based in Armidale, NSW.
An excellent and extensive Australian website with a broad national and international focus is the Recorder Home Page developed by Nicholas Lander.
http://www.recorderhomepage. net/

Malcolm Tattersall has also assembled some very interesting material and maintains a list of current events of interest to recorder players, particularly in Queensland.
Dolmetsch online gives details of the large range of Dolmetsch early instruments, numerous articles and useful links:
Saraband Music deal in early music.  Contains catalogue, article & links:

Sydney Society of Recorder Players
Early Music Association of Victoria
Canberra Recorder and Early Music Society
Association of Music Educators (Vic) Inc
Newcastle Recorder Society, NSW Australia.
Contact Name:  Barry Hodges.
Contact Phone number: 0421 418418.
The society meets twice monthly on Saturdays, and smaller groups meet more often.
Sheet Music Sites
See our Sheet Music page for lots of links to sheet music sites.