Early Woodwinds By
Charles Collier

Renaissance Recorders: Maple. Originals in Vienna Made at A=440, Old fingering with mean tone temperament. Technical assistance, Herbert W. Myers.

    Soprano in c"
    Alto in g'
    Tenor in c'
    Bass in f'

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Renaissance Flutes: (in A440), Technical assistance, Herbert W. Myers.

Descant Flute in a'. After collection in Brussels.
Descant Flute in g'. After collection in Brussels.
Alto-Tenor Flute in d'. After collection in Brussels.
Bass Flute in g'. Jointed flute after collection in Verona
 
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Renaissance Shawms: Technical assistance, Herbert W. Myers (in A=440 or A=460)

Treble Shawm in d. Includes one reed. Made in Maple only, after collection in Brussels.
Alto Shawm in g. Includes one reed. After collection in Brussels, made in Maple only.
Tenor Shawm in c. Without Extensions, Includes one reed, made in Maple only. After collection in Prague.
 
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Cornetti: Technical assistance, Steve Silverstein, made in Maple only (in A=440)

Mute Cornetto in d'. Private collection.
Mute Cornetto in a'. After collection in Brussels.
Mute Cornetto in g'. After collection in Leipzig.
 
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Contact Information:
 
 
Charles Collier. ............................Email to: Charles Collier
PO Box 9442
Berkeley, CA 94709
 
TE: 510-845-4403
 


 

Other Sites of Interest:
 
Musica Sacra et Profana : Publisher of Early Music Editions
Shawm Making : Photographs of shop processes from tree to final instrument
 
 

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