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Alto Recorder by Thomas Stanesby Jr.(mid-18th century, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, London. Alto Recorder in F MET DP105124.jpg
Alto Recorder by Thomas Stanesby Jr.(mid-18th century, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, London.

Thomas Stanesby Sr. (c.1668 – 1734) and Thomas Stanesby Jr (1692 – 1754) were English oboe, flute and recorder-makers of the 18th century. Many of their instruments survive in museum collections around the world, and are widely copied by instrument makers of the present day.


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