I.H. ROTTENBURGH (1720)
original, pitched in 400 Hz., is to be found in the Musée
du Conservatoire Royal de Musique in Brussels.
is an instrument obviously emanating from the Hotteterre
richer tone-colour though less depth.
Grenadilla is a wood well
suited to its construction
but some players prefer boxwood for the
warmth it gives.
be made in either 400 or 392 Hz.