German Recorder Fingering  

Here are two descant bodies, side by side.

The one on the left is for 'German' fingering.

Note the small 5th. hole.

On the right is a standard 'baroque' or 'English' body.

Its extra length is not significant.

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German and Baroque Finger Holes
German and Baroque
Finger Holes.

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