Some performing friends with websites
Frances and her sister Barbara, with harpsichord and viola da gamba
Debra Nagy
Annette Bauer
Shira Kammen
Matthias Maute
Lisette Kielson
Recorder builders
Adriana Breukink, recorder maker who made our Renaissance and Ganassi recorders, and who designed the Dream recorder
Early Music Shops/Publishers
Brookline, MA
St. Paul, MN
Warrensburg, NY
(Sunnyvale, CA)
(specialize in facsimiles)
(modern critical editions)
(publisher of early and new music for early instruments and voice, including Frances’ technique book and duets)
(baroque music editions)
Lost in Time Press (publishes Frances’ music and more): email:
Places to download music
(Farallon and Ensemble Vermillian are on this)
(they also carry both these groups)
ARS, ARS chapters
home of the American Recorder Society
home of Oregon Coast Recorder Society
Phoenix AZ
Atlanta, GA
East Bay, CA
Monterey Bay, CA
South Bay, CA
San Francisco, CA
Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill
Worcester, MA
Las Cruces, NM
Recorder orchestras
Early Music Societies, workshops
San Francisco Early Music Society and workshops
Early Music America
Hidden Valley Institute of the Arts,Carmel Valley, CA
Amherst Early Music Festival
Port Townsend Early Music Workshop
General information on recorder and music
Nicholas Lander’s excellent resource for recorder information
Society for 17th Century Music
explication of J. S. Bach’s ornaments
residencies for artists, ecologists, recorder professionals
Other interesting sites
Ben Franklin as musician and his armonica
The Danish national library
Sheila Newbery Photography
web and graphic design for artists (our website designer) AllieMay Design
Pacifica community radio in Berkeley, is great for getting the news you won’t hear on television –
KCSM – jazz all the time
KALW– Public radio in San Francisco 91.7
WDAV in Davidson, NC – a great local public radio station.