Treble / Alto Recorder in f’’ after Rippert,
a = 440, stained boxwood, double holes, baroque (English) fingering,
At original pitch a = 405 and other woods on request,
Jean-Jaques Rippert, Paris (b.1696 – d.1716)
Mark: Rippert, Dolphin and shield bearingt 6 lozenges.
Together with Hotteterre he was characterised as
one of the best flute- and recorder-makers and is surely the leading recorder-maker
in the 18th century in France. His instruments found their way as far
afield as Frankfurt, Amsterdam and London.