Lucas started playing the recorder last year, in Year 3. It wasn't by choice, it's something all students have to do during music class.
He seems to enjoy it and actually asks for me to help him practise, or listen to him playing; and believe it or not - it's really enjoyable! He's pretty good!
He doesn't blow too hard in it, he knows his rhythms and beats, knows how to read his music and rarely hits a wrong note.
This week he's practising a 'German Folk Song':