This video includes 2-1/2 songs by the Piacere flute group including Carmen, Dvorak's 2nd Slavonic Dance in E Minor and the other I do not know.
The photos used in the slideshow were all taken by myself and includes flutes from my collection (from 2003-2007) or interesting flutes I'd purchased to fix and resell. About 75% of the flutes in the photos are antiques while the others are modern.
**Flutes featured (and some piccolos, too!) include the following:
-piccolos: Conn + Pan American
+Gemeinhardt (only a few)
-Bettoney & Bettoney/Carl Fischer)
+Nach Meyer (flute and picc w/ ivory head)
-Noblet (1 handmade, 1 student)
+8-key German ebony
+lip plates: Pearl handmade, 665RBE Quantz-Coda, Pearl Dolce
-no-name Italian w/ pointed keys
+no-name Rosewood piccolo
+fifes: antique rosewood, gren. Crosby
-Vanotti flutes (in massive pic w/ black)
+Mudan 'black' flute (w/ Pearl swapped parts)
+piccolo: Christensen in Db
-George Haynes NY (w/ misc. flutes on white)
Flutes & their time in video:'
:10-14 Top to bottom = George Haynes, Harmony, Armstrong Heritage, *mind blanks out*, Armstrong 103, Nach Meyer w/ ivory head, Romain Braude (stencil) in Nickel Silver, Carl Fischer (Bettoney), Russian Open G#, Rittershausen Anniversary model: Piccolos from L2R clockwise: Buffet ring-key in Db, Pan Am/Conn C, Conn Db ring-key in ebonite covered in nickel-silver, Conn USN Db
:14-19 = Handmade Pearl lip plate engraving
:19-24 = T2B: Handmade Pearl lip plate engraving on PH-7 in yellow gold plate, PH-7 w/ winged lip in rose gold plate & 10kt solid gold hand-engraved lip
:24-29 = Buffet Db grenadilla ring-key piccolo
:29-34 = Rittershausen Anniversary edition C flute body (A-440hz) w/ split E
:34-39 = Nach Meyer flute & piccolo in C
:39-44 = Unmarked rosewood piccolo w/ nickel-silver keys
:44-49 = Gemeinhardt 4PSH, Pan American/Conn piccolo in C, Liang Piccolo (Chinese) in C
:49-54 : L2R= Pearl Handmade flute w/ 10kt gold plating, Pan American 'Special' metal clarinet, Conn 10-0 unibody flute, ceramic flute in G, Cloos 2pc fife in Bb, rosewood fife in Bb, Gemeinhardt 4PSH, EWA ocarina
:54-59 : L2R= Unmarked rosewood piccolo, M.A.Jahn grenadilla piccolo w/ sterling keys, Pan American C piccolo & Gemeinhardt 4PSH w/ plastic headjoint
:59-1:04 = My FIRST restoration project - an old German ebony 8-key flute in C!
1:04-1:09 : T2B = Pearl handmade flute w/ yellow gold plating, Mudan flute painted in chameleon car paint & Carl Fischer/Bettoney silverplated flute
1:09-1:14 : T2B = Pan American/Conn C piccolo, M.A.Jahn C grenadilla piccolo w/ SS keys & AE Fischer wood-bodied piccolo w/ nickel-silver keys & headjoint
1:14-1:19= Mix & match! Pearl handmade & painted Mudan flutes!
1:19-1:24 = Pan American/Conn C piccolo w/ Mel Bay pro. pan flute
1:24-1:29 = Amati grenadilla flute w/ nickel plated keys & headjoint & ebonite lip & rollers w/ B foot
1:29-1:50 = closeups of the earlier flutes displayed at the beginning
1:50-1:54 = Romain Braude (stencil) flute body in nickel-silver
1:54-1:59 = Conn late 1800s Db ring-key piccolo in ebonite w/ sleeve on body
*********TO BE CONTINUED!************
If anyone would like these songs, please let me know! -Suzie