Alto Recorder in F-sharp

Johann Wilhelm Oberlender (the Elder) German

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Oberlender and his family were among the most prominent makers of woodwinds in Nuremberg during the city's heyday as a center for instrument building. This alto recorder in G' is stamped "I.W. OBERLENDER" inside a tilted scroll over the letter "O."

Alto Recorder in F-sharp, Johann Wilhelm Oberlender (the Elder) (German, Nuremberg 1681–1763 Nuremberg), Wood, horn, German

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