- Phillip T. Young
Dutch woodwind makers. Hendrik Richters (b 1683; d Amsterdam, 20 Oct 1727) and Fredrik Richters (ii) (b 1694; d Amsterdam, 1770) were sons of Fredrik Richters (i) (1649–1726), a wheelwright originally from near Münster, Germany. The brothers made similar oboes, almost all of luxurious materials (ebony, ivory, silver), but do not seem to have operated as partners. In ...