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Name

Contact Information

Products Offered

Chris Abell Abell Flute Company
111 Grovewood Road
Asheville, NC 28804
Tel/Fax: +1 828 254 1004
USA
Boehm-system blackwood flutes with sterling silver keywork; also makes blackwood-and-silver whistles in several keys.
Thomas Aebi Thomas Aebi Timber Flutes
Breisacherstr. 68
CH-4057 Basel
Switzerland
Tel: +41 61 692 55 82
Fax: +41 61 301 95 03
E-mail:
Makes flutes based on Pratten and Rudall and Rose models, unkeyed and block-mounted keys.
Dominic Allan Dominic Allan
Tel:+44 17 49 81 30 31; e-mail:
Maker of flutes and French bagpipes
Akiyama Flutes Akiyama Flute Company
3-5-18 Oizumi-cho, Nerima-ku
Tokyo 178-0062, JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-5905-0817
Fax: +81-3-5905-0819
E-mail:
Boehm-system silver flute and wooden head joint maker.
Alamo Music (Dealer) Alamo Music Ltd.
1901 Jardine House
Connaught Road
Central, Hong Kong
Tel: (852)-2987-9005
Fax: (852)-2987-9273
Large dealer of woodwind and other instruments.
Antique Sound Workshop Antique Sound Workshop, Ltd.
70 Lakewood Drive
Plymouth, MA 02360-1921
Tel: +1 508 833-3979
Fax: +1 508 833-3760
Dealer in Irish flutes by several makers
Carlos Aragón, ARHPA flutes and pipes Hevia, Parrado y Aragón
Based in Spain; see Web site (Flash plug-in required) for contact information.
Makers of Irish flutes and uilleann pipes
Peter Aschenbrenner Peter Aschenbrenner
Prinzbachstrasse 249
3033 Altlengbach
Austria
+43 2774 2677
E-mail:
Maker of wooden Irish concert flutes, wooden whistles, low whistles, bamboo flutes, and various bodhran sticks.
François Baubet François Baubet
62 Bramble Lane
Limerick Road
Ennis, Co. Clare
Ireland
E-mail:
Keyed and keyless flutes in D or Eb, in wood or Delrin (Delrin available in D only); see website for details and updates.
Carl Bell Carl Bell
The Workshop
27, Sydney Road
Ramsgate, Kent CT11 8EJ
UK
+44 (0) 1843 853098
E-mail:
Maker of wood and acetal flutes in the pitches D, Eb, C, and Bb based upon origional Rudall, Rose & Carte, Boosey & Co. and Hawkes & Son instruments.
Romy Benton Romy Benton Bamboo Woodwinds
P.O Box 10871
Portland, OR 97296 USA
+1 503-222-4067
Maker of a large variety of bamboo flutes, digeridoos and reed instruments
Daniel Bingamon Daniel Bingamon
Jubilee Music Instrument Co.
1573 King Ave
Kings Mills, OH 45034
Tel: +1 513-398-8617
Metal and wooden flutes, also whistles.
Tony Bingham Tony Bingham
11 Pond Street
London NW3 2PN
United Kingdom
Dealer of antique flutes and other instruments
Zacciah Blackburn Sunreed World Musical Instruments
Zacchiah Blackburn
Owner and Crafstman
Sunreed World Musical Instruments
P.O. Box 389; (220 Hidden Glen Rd.)
Ascutney, VT 05030 USA
Phone: (802) 674-9585. Fax: (802) 674-9586
Email:
Bamboo flutemaker, including 6-hole flutes in D, shakuhachi, bamboo saxophones and clarinets, Native American flutes, didgeridoos, and drums.
Phil Bleazey PG Bleazey Woodwinds
16 Ullswater Rd.
Lancaster LA1 3PP
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 1524 66875
E-Mail:
Maker of simple system flutes based on Rudall Rose. With or without keys. Also wooden whistles and recorders. See website for full catalogue and prices.
Blissful Bamboo Flutes Blissful Bamboo Flutes
c/o Aaron Heinig
PO Box 2424
Port Angeles, WA 98362, USA
Tel: +1 (360) 452-0907
Bamboo flutes, ranging from middle C to high E.
Michel Bonamy Michel Bonamy
Markveien 6
0554 Oslo, Norway
Tel: +47 22 38 41 71
Email: bonamyflutes@chello.no
Wooden three-piece flutes, keyed or keyless. View price list and brochure (PDF files)
Boorinwood Musical Instruments Boorinwood Musical Instruments
17 Main Street
Gortin, Co. Tyrone
Ireland
Tel: +44 (0)28 816 48492
Musical instrument dealer, carries keyed and keyless flutes in a variety of woods.
Ray Brook Bamboozle
The Bowery
Post Office Lane
Rhosneigr, Anglesey, LL64 5JA
UK
+44 1407 810431
Maker of bamboo flutes, Irish flutes, walking stick flutes, and digeridoos
Jason Burnfield Jason Burnfield
Makes a variety of simple system flutes in bamboo and PVC tubing.
Casey Burns Casey Burns
PO Box 882
Kingston, WA 98346, USA
Tel: +1 360 297 4020
casey@caseyburnsflutes.com
Flute and bagpipe maker; minimum flute (the Folk Flute) is $250, a keyless blackwood with bands and slide is $975, same with 6 keys is $2175. Low flutes in B, Bb, and A starting at $600. Check out Casey's web page for the latest info on prices and models available.
Bryan Byrne Bryan Byrne
P.O. Box 297
Chelsea, VT 05038, USA
Tel: +1 802 433-5536
Makes Rudall and Rose style flutes, keyed and keyless. Check with Bryan for current prices. Keys of D, Eb, and C.
Clive Catterall See his Web site for contact information. He's based in England. Makes several models of flutes for traditional and early music.
CAMAC Flutes CAMAC
Mouzeil
44850 Ligné FRANCE
CAMAC makes a simple-system flute in ebony.
Rod Cameron Rod Cameron
PO Box 438
Mendocino, CA 95460, USA
Tel: +1 707 937 0412
FAX +1 707 937 1220
Makes and repairs various historical reproductions, including 8-keyed simple system flutes.
Carousel Publications Carousel Publications
Route 42
Sparrowbush, NY12780, USA
Tel. +1 212 758 9399
Fax: +1 212 758 6453
Email: info@Carousel-Music.com
Music company specializing in instruments from around the world (including some flutes), music publications, etc.
Yvon Le Coant Yvon Le Coant
19, rue Bel Air
22520 Bininc, FRANCE
Tel: +33 2 96 73 36 99
Fax: +33 2 96 73 36 99
Makes wooden keyless flutes and whistles, in addition to biniou and bombardes.
Columbia Products International Columbia Products International
6040 Blvd East. Suite 8 A.
West New York, NJ 07093
USA
Tel: +1 201 854 8504 or +1 201 310 6181
Email: Nycolumbia@aol.com
Three-part Irish wooden flutes in D.
Michael Copeland Michael Copeland
P.O. Box 305
Lima, PA 19037
USA
Email:
Keyless simple-system flutes, whistles.
Dave Copley Dave Copley
438 Branch Hill-Loveland Road
Loveland Ohio 45140
Tel: +1 513 683-8994, USA
Email: copleyflutes@gmail.com
Maker of keyless and keyed wooden flutes for Irish music. Please visit web site for details, photos, and prices.
Eamonn Cotter Eamonn Cotter
Balleen, Kilmaley
Co Clare, Ireland
Tel/Fax: +353-65-68-39141
Simple-system flutes of African Blackwood or boxwood, keyless or up to 6 keys. Designed and tuned specifically for playing Irish music. Read our interview with Eamonn Cotter
Sam Coulter Dancing Stickmen
Coarsegold Historic Village
35300 Hwy. 41
Coarsegold CA 93614 USA
Simple system flutes, whistles, tabor pipes, and other instruments
Richard Cox Richard Cox Fine Woodworking
396 North Street
London, ON N6K 2H6
Canada
Tel: +1 519-471-9008
E-mail: flutes@richardcox.ca
Keyless, simple system D flutes for beginners, in hard white maple and black walnut.
Steve Cox See listing under Tallgrass Winds See Tallgrass Winds
Michael Cronnolly See listing under M&E Flutes See M&E Flutes
Chris Dawson See listing under Rhiannon Flutes See Rhiannon Flutes
Derek Curtis Curtis Flutes
Kali
Tankerness
Orkney
United Kingdom
KW17 2QT
Unkeyed wooden D flutes based on original Rudall and Rose designs, made from sustainably sourced African blackwood.
Arie De Keyzer Arie De Keyzer
Sandyhill
Rolestown
Swords
Co. Dublin
Ireland
Tel. +353 866080352
Email: ariedekeyzer@skynet.be
Flutes and uilleann pipes
Vincenzo Di Mauro Vincenzo Di Mauro
81, rue Guy Mocquet
Maison 3
94500 Champigny-sur-Marne
France
Phone: +33 1-47069270
E-mail:
Irish flutes in wood and Delrin, restorations carried.
Tony Dixon Tony Dixon
Devon, UK
Maker of flutes in wood or polymer; also whistles and pipes.
Victor Dols Victor Dols
Spain
Email:
Keyless Pratten- and Rudall-style flutes in D or Eb.
Martin Doyle Martin Doyle
Rannagh,
Liscannor
Co Clare
Tel: +353 65 7081455
+353 87 6302918
Flute maker since 1983
Dusty Strings Dusty Strings
3406 Fremont Ave. N.
Seattle, WA. 98103
Tel: +1 206 634 1662
Dealer of new irish flutes by Ralph Sweet and Casey Burns, as well as used instruments and other types of wooden flutes.
Alexander Eppler Eppler Flute Company
P.O. Box 16513
Seattle, WA 98116-0513, USA
Tel: +1 206 932 2211
Maker of wooden Boehm-system flutes and wooden headjoints for metal Boehm-system flutes.
Jessy Flauti JessyFlauti
Gabriele Bombardi
Lucca
Italy
Makes shakuhachi, bansuri, whistles and Irish flutes, Native American flutes, quena, and other instruments in bamboo and wood.
Erik the Flutemaker (Erik Sampson) Erik the Flutemaker
14701 SW 18
Court Davie, FL 33325, USA
Tel: +1 954 424 6502
Maker of bamboo flutes and saxes.
Folkers and Powell Folkers and Powell Baroque Flutes Six- and eight-key wooden flutes
Rob Forbes Forbes Flutes Pratten-style flutes in Delrin/polymer for traditional Irish and Celtic music
John Gallagher John Gallagher
Elkins, West Virginia, USA
Tel: +1 (304) 636-8688
Maker of wooden flutes, several models available.
Seth Gallagher Seth Gallagher Flutes and Uilleann Pipes
10 Garden Street
Cold Spring, NY 10516 USA
Tel: +1 845 265-5508
Pratten style keyless and keyed flutes, in rosewood or grenadilla.
Tom Ganley Tom Ganley
The Demesne
Castlerea, Co. Roscommon
Ireland
Tel: +353-907 10738 80115
Maker of wooden flutes
Kodo Genki Kodoan.com Bamboo flutes; wooden and metal flutes may be available on occasion.
Benjamin Jonas Glauser Benjamin Jonas Glauser
Viktoriarain 6
CH-3013 Bern
SWITZERLAND
Tel: +41-79 715 29 05
Email:
Professional model keyless Irish flute based on Rudall and Carte is now available.
Graymalkin Music Graymalkin Music
438 Mountain Avenue, SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Tel: +1 540 342 3167
USA
Dealer, sells Sweetheart and Hall crystal flutes.
Michael Grinter Michael Grinter
Elm Tree Lane
Chewton 3451
Australia
Tel: +61 3 5472 3990
Fax +61 3 5470 5896
Wooden flutes and recorders
Paul Groff Paul Groff
10 Norumbega Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
USA
Tel: +1 617 499 9928
Boston-area flute dealer, represents Michael Grinter (see above)
Hammy Hamilton S.C.[Hammy] Hamilton
Coolea
Macroom, Co. Cork
Ireland
E-mail:hammy@eircom.net
Makes flutes tuned specifically for playing Irish music. Read our interview with Hammy Hamilton.
Skip Healy Skip Healy
Healy Flute Company
1776 Revolution Street,
East Greenwich, RI 02818
USA
Tel/Fax: +1 401 885 2502
E-mail: skip@skiphealy.com
Keyed and keyless flutes with Sterling silver tenons and sleeves; based on a Boosey Pratten Perfected but with radical alterations to tone holes, embouchure, and head joint design. See website for prices. Read an interview with Skip.
Aaron Heinig See entry for Blissful Bamboo flutes
Rolando G. Heredia Rolando G. Heredia
Agustín Melgar #12
Col. Marco Antonio Muñoz
Xalapa, Ver. C.P. 91060
Mexico
E-mail flautasherdia@yahoo.com
Maker of bamboo flutes and headjoints.
Marcus Hernon Marcus Hernon
Galway, Ireland
Tel: +353-95-32585
E-mail: marcushernon@oceanfree.net
The great Galway flute player is also making flutes; keyless only for now but keyed models to be offered soon. Waiting list is currently four months (as of August, 2003). Keyless blackwood flute with tuning slide is priced at €460
Hervieux et Glet Hervieux et Glet
Le Val
56350 Rieux, FRANCE
Tel +33 2 99 91 90 68
fax: +33 2 99 91 97 95
Flutes in D or Eb; bombards, bagpipes, biniou koz, wooden saxophone, veuze, and gaita.
Hobgoblin Music Hobgoblin Music
17 The Parade
Northgate
Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 2DT, UNITED KINGDOM
Tel: +44 1293 515858
Also has shops in London, Bristol, Bradford, and Manchester in England, and Red Wing, Minnesota in the U.S. See web page for store locations and contact information. Carries wide variety of traditional instruments.
Holmes-McNaughton Flutes Holmes-McNaughton Flutes Reproductions of original flutes, mostly eight keyed simple system. Left- and right-handed.
House of Musical Traditions House of Musical Traditions
7040 Carroll Ave,
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Tel: +1 301-270-9090
Fax +1 301-270-3010,
Toll free phone in North America: 800-540-3794
Dealer that carries flutes by several makers
Mark Hoza (Kything Flutes) Mark Hoza's Kything Flutes
Tel: +61-2-6653-8755
Email: Mark@WoodenFluteMaker.com
Wooden Irish style flutes, handmade in Australia from Australian hardwoods
The Irish Flute Store The Irish Flute Store
Tel: +1 208-543-9194
Email: flutes@ltlink.com
Dealer of a wide variety of flutes and whistles for Irish music
Pol Jezequel PolJez
Kerahun 56160 PERSQUEN
BRITTANY (France)
Tel: +33 297 399 662
Email:
Flutes in C, D, Eb, and F, in African Blackwood or yew. Keyless or keyed.
Kevin Douglas Jones KDJ Irish Flutes
74110 Covered Wagon Trail
Palm Desert, CA 92260
USA
Tel: +1 760.568.2293 or 760.587.8196
Makes wooden conical-bore Irish flutes in D, as well as piccolos. See website for more details.
Louis Jourdan Louis Jourdan
Moustoiric
56850 Caudan, FRANCE
Tel: +33 2 97 05 57 37
E-mail:
Keyless flutes for traditional music in a variety of woods.
Bernd Jung Bernd Jung
Weyhrer Str. 7
76835 Hainfeld, GERMANY
Tel: +6323-988350
Mobile: +173-4864333
Email: badie@gmx.net
Makes Quenas, sideblown, and North American Indian flute out of exotic tropical hardwoods.
Eugene Lambe Eugene Lambe
Ballybranagan
Kinvara
Co Galway, IRELAND
Tel/Fax: +353 876462165
Email: eugene.lambe@gmail.com
Makes a simple system (6 hole key of D) three piece flute with tuning slide, keyless or 5-key block mounted. Eugene recommends a silver plated head and barrel assembly for export to the US and other dry-climate countries.
Lark in the Morning Lark in the Morning
P.O. Box 799
Fort Bragg, CA 95460, USA
Tel: +1 707 964 5569
email larkinam@larinam.com
This dealer carries a range of wooden flutes.
Glen Lebot Glen Lebot
Kervreil
56500 Plumelin - FRANCE
Tel: +33 2.97.42.31.81
Makes keyed and keyless flutes in D, Eb, and F.
Gilles Lehart Gilles (Jil) Lehart
Kernigen, Trezelan
22140 Begard, FRANCE
Tel: +33 296 453603
Makes flutes in F, Eb, D, and Bb.
Geert Lejeune Geert Lejeune
Spoorwegstraat 308
8200 Brugge, BELGIUM
Tel : +32 50 382497
Email: geert.lejeune@wwf.be
Maker of wooden flutes for Irish music, also makes bagpipes.
Mike Leonard Mike Leonard
50 Rice Road
Wayland, MA 01778, USA
Tel: +1 508 653 6139
Restores and sells old wooden flutes, usually has a few ready for sale.
Solen Lesouef

Solen Lesouef
Kerbrug
29690 La Feuillée
FRANCE
Tel: +33 2 98 99 67 31

Makes and restores/repairs keyed and keyless Irish-style wooden flutes and whistles. (One of the few female makers of simple-system flutes!)
Terry McGee Terry McGee
61 Calder Crescent
Holder ACT 2611, AUSTRALIA
Tel: +61 2 6288 8006; Fax: +61 2 6287 4263
Email: terry@mcgee-flutes.com
Makes instruments derived from the best of the old makers, using local and imported timbers. He also makes cases for his own and other makers' instruments and does repairs and restorations.
Donal McMahon Donal McMahon
Ennistymon Road
Milltown Malbay
Co. Clare, IRELAND
Tel: +353 65 84828
No information available
Peter Merbeth Peter Merbeth
Le Moulin d'Argent
68 Route du Faouet
F-29300 Tremeven
FRANCE
Tel.\ Fax.: +33 (0)2 98 96 38 29
Tel. mobile : +33 (0)6 76 04 69 76
Also makes wooden low whistles.
Instrument maker since 1976. Flutes are made of first-quality blackwood and silver keys.
M.&E. Flutes M.&E. Flutes
Michael Cronnolly, Proprietor
Knockmullen View
Killasser, Swinford
Co. Mayo, IRELAND
Tel: +353 71 81336
E-mail: polymer@tinet.ie
Specializes in making polymer flutes.
Billy Miller See entry for Windwood Flutes See entry for Windwood Flutes
Graham Moore MOORE & Co.Flutes
Graham Moore
525 Ashley Rd
Poole, Dorset BH14 0BD, ENGLAND
Tel: +44 1202 745959
Email:grahamoore@aol.com
Moore makes a two piece tuning adjustable jointed 'D' flute in black plastic which is sold in shops on W. Coast of Ireland + Hobgoblin / Gremlin, England and Early music shops. Price is £29.50.
Stéphane Morvan Stéphane Morvan
Rue Tourville
29910 TREGUNC, France
Wooden flutes in D, Eb, and Bb.
Sam Murray Sam Murray
The Old Forge
42a New Road
Galway City, Ireland
Tel: +353 863310641
Email: murrayflutesgalway@gmail.com
Well-known Irish flute maker, makes keyless and keyed flutes. Contact Sam for latest prices and waiting periods.
Peter Noy Peter Noy
1029 NE 69th St
Seattle, WA 98115, USA
Tel: +1 206 729-1903
Email: cwpn@mindspring.com
Keyless and keyed flutes based on Rudall and Rose designs. Prices start at $965 US.
David O'Brien David O'Brien
Cappamore
Barefield
Ennis, Co. Clare
IRELAND Tel: +353 65 6822051
Email: daveobrien1@eircom.net
Keyed and keyless flutes in African blackwood.
Patrick Olwell Patrick Olwell
PO Box 117
Nellysford, VA 22958, USA
Tel: +1 434-277-9215
Makes keyless and keyed simple-system flutes in D, C, Bb, and other keys, styled after Rudall & Rose, Nicholson, and Pratten Perfected. Read our interview with Patrick Olwell.
O'Neill's of Gortin O'Neill's of Gortin
Omagh Tyrone
N. Ireland, BT79 8PQ
Tel+44 28 816 48492
Email: enquiries@boorinwoodmusic.com
Stock quality rosewood (no key), cocuswoowd, and ebony with or without 5 keys. Catering for the beginner/professional with a tight budget. Starting at £75 (including a choice of broad shorter case or the narrower & longer case; natural, gloss varnished).
George Ormiston George Ormiston
82 Crosswood Terrace
Tabrax, West Calder EH55 8XE, SCOTLAND
Tel: +44 1501 785416
Email: george@ormistonflutes.fsnet.co.uk
Flute maker since 1978. See website for details
Phi-Flutes (Olivier St-Armand) Phi-Flutes
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Email:
Maker of affordable keyless flutes in PVC plastic, with PVC or wooden embouchure, in the keys of D, Eb, E, and F.
PolJez Flutes See entry for Pol Jezequel
Maurice Reviol Maurice Reviol
246 Forest Hill Road
Waiatarua
Henderson, West Auckland
New Zealand
Email: info@reviol.co.nz
New Zealand-based flute maker who learned from and worked with German, English, and Irish woodwind makers before starting his own business. Makes keyed and keyless flutes. See website for details
Rhiannon Flutes Rhiannon Flutes
Chris Dawson
chez les longs
16100 Louzac-St-André
FRANCE
Tel: +33 5 4536 28 23
E-mail: Keltiac@live.com
High-quality bamboo flutes. Prices range from £45.00 for the high D and C flutes--same range as a regular D or C pennywhistle--to £100 for a full-size D flute. Contact Chris for details on availability.
Fred Rose Fred Rose
Lancashire, UK
E-mail: fredrose.whistles@ntlworld.com
Simple unkeyed flutes in Bubinga (an African tonewood), his design, for Irish music. Also makes African Blackwood whistles.
John Rutzen John Rutzen
Liafin, Linsfort
Buncrana, Co.Donegal, IRELAND
Tel: +353 74 93 63135
E-mail: johnrutzen@hotmail.com
Makes Scottish smallpipes and wooden flutes.
Sakurai Flutes Sakurai Flute Maker
2060 Haneo, Namekawa-cho, Hiki-gun, Saitama, 335-0811, JAPAN
Tel: +81-493-56-5038
Fax: +81-493-62-6540
Boehm-system wooden and metal flute maker; flutes available in a variety of woods.
Brent Santin Brent Santin
Ontario, Canada
E-mail:
Two-piece and three-piece wooden flutes in D.
Desi Seery Desi Seery
40 Wolftone Square West
Bray
County Wicklow, IRELAND
Tel: +353 1 2866192
Maker of high-quality plastic flutes. Flutes are also available through Custy's Music Shop in Ennis, Co. Clare. For orders in the U.S. contact Keith King, 1558 Coshocton Ave. #120, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050, Tel: (740) 627-0017. E-mail: seeryflutes@gmail.com
Serenity Bamboo Flute Serenity Bamboo Flute
21 Cherry Hill Road
P.O. Box 671
Stockbridge, MA 01262, USA
Tel: +1 877 582 2854
Maker of bamboo flutes and walking-stick flutes
Russel Serov Serov Flutes
Bowen Mountain
NSW 2753, AUSTRALIA
+61-2-45722290
email: russels@telstra.com
Maker of keyed wooden flutes for Irish traditional music styled on early 19th century English flutes in African Blackwood and Australian Red Lancewood.
David and Nina Shorey Antique Flutes
4135 Center Street
Culver City, CA 90232
USA
+1-310-413-0307
email:
Purveyors of antique and handmade flutes; extensive catalogue available online.
William Simmons William Simmons
Liverpool, UK
Phone: +44 775 793 2727
e-mail:
Maker of classical flutes, Irish wooden flutes (in D), and wooden whistles with silver mounts.
Slomka and Mandrini Slomka and Mandrini
Olaya 1341 8º "B"
Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Phone: (5411) 4223-3795
e-mail: sym_flute@hotmail.com
Flute and headjoints Boehm and baroque system, built in wood and precious metals.
Spirit Flutes Spirit Flutes Native American style wooden flutes.
Bruce Stoller Bruce Stoller Shakuhachi-style flutes made from yucca stems found in the Sonoran Desert region of Cochise County, Arizona.
Garry Somers Somers Flutes
Santa Catarina
BRAZIL
email: somersflutes@gmail.com
Currently offers three styles of flute: Rudall style, Pratten style, and a simple-system flute with a Boehm-style bore.
Ralph Sweet Ralph Sweet
32 South Maple Street
Enfield, CT 06082, USA
Tel: +1 860 749 4494
E-mail: ralphsweet@aol.com
Simple-system flutes available for $150 or so, plus a new line of instruments based on fine English flutes of the late 1800s. Also has many antique instruments for sale.
Tallgrass Winds Tallgrass Winds
S.W. Cox
553 S. Parkview Road
Nashville, IN 47448, USA
Tel. +1 812 988 2353
Transverse Bamboo Flutes in three tunings. Pitched in any key from high A to low D. Comes with waxed binding and custom made bag. Prices range from $60-$70.
Grzegorz Tomaszewicz

Grzegorz Tomaszewicz
Poland
tel: +48 663 401 2352
e-mail:

Specializes in production and repairs of recorders, flutes, pipes (also drone and chanter reeds), and wooden copies of wind musical instruments from the 15th to 18th century. Also produces some modern instruments.
Doug Tipple Doug Tipple
440 Berkley Road
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Tel: +1 317-283-2973
USA
Email:
Flutes in PVC tubing, from low Bb up to high C.
George Tortorelli Medicine Wind
86 NW 55 St
Gainesville, FL 32607
USA
Tel: +1 352-450-4219
Medicine Wind Music makes fine-tuned bammboo flutes in many keys and rare scales from around the world from bamboo they grow and cure.
Vintage and Rare Vintage and Rare
Kodborderne 18
1714 Copenhagen, Denmark
Tel: +45 22 72 00 77
Dealer that carries old flutes and many other instruments.
Vintage Instruments Vintage Instruments
507 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147, USA
Tel: 215-545-1100
Dealer that carries old wooden flutes.
Paddy Ward Paddy Ward
4 Old State Road Rte. 28
Shandaken, NY 12480
Keyless flutes made of Delrin or wood, in D and Eb. Design based on original Hawkes flutes.
Warmac Bagpipe and Wooden Flute Makers Contact Harry O'Neill at Warmac pipe makers have more than 50 years experience of providing bagpipes/chanters to the piping world. They also make keyless concert pitch flutes. Flutes can be manufactured in either delrin or African Blackwood.
Glenn Watson Glenn Watson
2 'The Mews'
Montpelier Terrace
Sea Road
Galway
Ireland
Tel. +353 (0) 86 1780508
E-mail: watsonflutes@yahoo.ie
Flutes based on Rudall, Rose models in Eflat and D. Unkeyed and keyed flutes, (blockmounted in sterling silver).
Charles Wells Charles Wells
Forge Cottage
32 Manor Road
Hatfield Doncaster DN7 6SD
South Yorkshire
England
No information available
Wildwinds Wildwinds
26 Manningford Close
Winchester, Hampshire
SO23 7EU, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 1962 850347
Stocks and sells Mark Hoza's Kything Flutes in UK and Eire. Buys, sells, repairs and restores new, old and vintage flutes, both simple system and Boehm. Workshop capability to make new parts in wood and metal.
Chris Wilkes Chris Wilkes
The Old School House
Moreton Eye
Leominster
Hereford HR6 0DP
UNITED KINGDOM
Tel: +44 784 078 5504
See his web page for latest prices and waiting list information.
Dave Williams Please note: Dave Williams died in a car accident in October, 2004. He was a great maker of flutes and pipes.
 
Wind Dancer Folkwinds Wind Dancer Folkwinds
767-10 Montclair Dr.
Claymont DE 19703, USA
Tel: +1 610 864 2694
Flutes made of PVC tubing.
Windward Flutes Forbes Christie
11 Charlotte Lane
Box 1777
Shelburne, NS BOT 1W0
Canada
Keyed and keyless flutes, in a variety of woods; also museum-quality restorations and repairs.
Windwood Flutes Windwood Flutes
William Miller
Windwood Flutes
3267 Franklin Pike, SE
Floyd, VA 24091 (USA)
phone: 540-745-8263
Handmade bamboo flutes. See website for details.
WoodSong Instruments

WoodSong Instruments
Rt. 3 Box 120-3
Floyd VA, 24091, USA
Tel: +1 703 745 2708

See website for more information.

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