Workshop Tour

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  • Boston Flute Building, Boston Flute Workshop, Boston Customized Flute WorkshopIt starts with your order…

    It starts with your order. We take time to discuss your playing and what flute might work just for you.

  • Boston Flute Manufacturer Workshop, Boston Handmade Flute Workshop	First, the body is made…

    First, the body is drawn and prepared. The toneholes are soldered and/or drawn.

  • Boston Amadeus Flute, Boston Classic Flute, Boston Flute WorkshopsThe rings, ribs, and posts are made.

    The rings, ribs, and posts are hand-made.

  • Next, they are soldered…

    Next, the rings, ribs, and posts are then soldered to the body and checked.

  • The body is inspected and cleaned.

    The body is inspected and cleaned.

  • The toneholes are bored out.

    The tonehole openings are bored out.

  • The keys are made…

    The keys are made, soldered together, and then hand-fit to the body.

  • The keys are polished.

    The keys and all of the small parts are polished individually.

  • The flute is ready to be padded…

    The flute is ready to be padded. First it is taped to guard against scratches.

  • Each pad is placed in the…

    Each pad is fitted, placed in the proper key cup and the pad nut is tightened into place.

  • The padding is checked…

    The padding is checked for a complete seal.

  • Corks and felts are hand-cut…

    Corks and felts are hand-cut individually and exactly to each flute.

  • Each headjoint is hand-cut.

    Each headjoint is hand-drawn, hand-soldered, and  hand-cut.

  • The headjoint is inspected…

    The headjoint is inspected both inside and outside.

  • The headjoint is polished.

    The headjoint is polished.

  • The crown is made and the…

    The crown is made and the cork assembly fabricated and fit to the headjoint.

  • The headjoint is then fitted…

    The headjoint is then fitted to the body of the flute.

  • Your flute is finished by…

    Your flute is finished by the finest craftspeople who are flutists with more than forty years in the industry.

  • Flutes are play-tested…

    Flutes are play-tested and final adjustments are made by the best ears in the industry.

  • Your flute is ready for you to enjoy…

    Your flute is ready for you to enjoy. We welcome your visit to the Haynes workshop where you can try flutes in our beautiful showroom.

     

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