Bolette Roed on her recorder

Gramophone, July 2018

The instrument I’ve recorded the BachSuites on is a Fred Morgan voice flute in D,A415. It’s one of my best instruments as itfeatures a deep, warm tone and remarkably clear, high register. One of the mainchallenges with recorders is a compromisebetween a powerful lower register, and clarityor responsiveness towards the higher endof the spectrum. The famous Australianrecorder maker, Fred Morgan, was masterly in finding the optimal balance in his … Læs mere