For years, the humble recorder has been a staple of primary school music lessons.
But it looks set to be eclipsed by an old instrument enjoying a surge in popularity – the ukulele.
According to research by ABRSM – the exam board of the Royal Schools of Music – the number of children practicing the recorder has plummeted while the ukulele has experienced a meteoric rise. Full story.
Will Hazell (inews.co.uk) / November 29, 2021