New Zealand Society of Recorder Players


The society was founded in 1953 as an offshoot of the Adult Education Centre in Auckland, until in the mid 1960's it became an in dependant entity. Since then the society has matured and now has members of all ages and abilities throughout New Zealand.

New Zealand Society of Recorder Players aims are:

* To provide opportunities for recorder players to meet for playing

* To encourage recorder consorts

* To provide a library of music

* To improve the standard of recorder playing and encourage the authentic interpretation of recorder music

* To inform people about concerts, music schools and other events of interest

* To keep in contact with recorder players both in New Zealand and overseas