For over 50 years The Toyama Musical Instrument Company has produced award-winning and superior quality ABS plastic recorders under the AULOS brand name to enable school children to learn on the best instruments possible. The trade mark “AULOS” is taken from Greek mythology meaning the Wind Instrument with double reed. AULOS recorders are currently used in schools in more than 50 countries worldwide. In addition to recorders, high precision instruments such as the Flauto Traverso have been successfully manufactured from the specially made resin.
"Good instruments will cultivate a love of music amongst children. It is with this belief that we have been providing high-quality recorders and other instruments to schools all over the world."
Empire carries the complete line of Aulos recorders, Symphony. Bel Canto, Robin, Elite, Alouette and Haka models as well as Grenser and Stansby Jr. Flutes.