Thibouville Frére 1-key

Instrument: 1-key flute in Ebony with ivory rings and silver key- (No hallmarks), original coffin case, c. 1800 - 1810

Maker: Thibouville Frère, Paris - This is one of the earliest incarnations of the Thibouville family of instrument makers. Quite rare in comparison with most of the others.

Pitch: A=430

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Notes: Quite good condition, no cracks or visible repairs. Very resonant, strong, clear, sound. Excellent playing flute!

Demonstration recordings:

Berbigieur and Hugot


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