Taking good care of student and professional flutes for more than 30 years
Since 1982 over 4,000 guaranteed repairs. Imported first grade skins, felts, lubricants,
adhesives, polishers
Screws, pivots and washers most frequently needed (Muramatsu, Yamaha, Armstrong,
Gemeinhardt genuine parts), 12K white gold, stainless or blue steel springs.
Silver, gold and nickel plating upon evaluation. Soft and Silver soldering. Handmade
missing or special parts upon request.
Traditional (woven felt and goldbeaters skin - a little lamb and a calf) or Jim Schmidt
Gold
© repadding.
Reconditioning Straubinger
© and Muramatsu© pads.
Endorsers:
Altamiro Carrilho, Odette Ernest Dias, Celso Woltzenlogel, Antonio Carlos Jobim,
Hermeto Pascoal, Carlos Rato, Geraldo Moreira, Marcelo Bomfim, Marcelo Bernardes,
Mauro Senise, Paulo Guimarães, Laura Rónai, Nivaldo Ornelas, Eduardo Monteiro,
Danilo Caymmi, Raul Mascarenhas, Andrea Ernest Dias, Elisabeth Ernest Dias (DF), Yuka
Kido (Japão), Sammy Fuks, Paulo Sergio Santos, Nicola Stilo (Itália), Mário Sève, Renato
Axelrud, Katya Silveira, Helle-Nice Figueiredo, Eduardo Morelenbaum, Fernando
Brandão (USA), Fernando Pacífico (MG), David Ganc, Nicolau Martins, Toninho Alves
(DF), Carlos Malta, Daniel Garcia, Lena Horta, Leonardo Miranda, Elinéia Guimarães
(MG), Estêvão Couto (MG), Elisete Bernabé (MG), Eduardo Neves, Igor Levy Auras
(Petrópolis), Eloá Sobreiro, Áurea Regina, Adalberto Castilho (Bebeto), Alexandre
Eisenberg (RS), Conchita Benck (PE), Michael Faust (Alemanha), Kim Ribeiro (MG), Lucas
Robatto (BA), Eugenio Ranevsky, Sergio Barrenechea, Afonso Oliveira, Pery Ribeiro (USA),
Leo Gandelman, Carlos Alberto Rodrigues, Helder Teixeira, Orquestra Sinfônica do
Teatro Municipal (RJ), Museu Instrumental Delgado de Carvalho da Escola de Música da
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Universidade Federal de São Carlos (SP), Katia
Pierre, Sofia Ceccato, Paula Martins, Geisa Felipe, Murilo Barquette, Clara Martinez,
Sérgio Morais (DF), Lélia Brazil, Maria Souto, Gabriela Koatz, Daniela Spielmann, Nina
Oliveira (MG) Karina Neves
, Alexandre Johnson (Sando) RN)...
























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phone: 55 (21) 2509 6981 / 3649 6981
email: franflau@terra.com.br
facebook: Franklin da Flauta
Rua Santo Amaro 172/806 - Gloria
Rio de Janeiro / RJ 22211-230
first bus stop at the beginning of Rua do Catete
subway: GLORIA
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Oficina do Franklin da Flauta
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 how a Brannen flute is made
BASIC MAINTENANCE CARE
in Portuguese
download and print (one page)
WANT A  LOUDER SOUND
WITH LESS EFFORT?
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Wave headjoint stopper plate
plated silvernickel, solid 950 silver or gold
increases sound output preserving colour and
tuning
Click for images and more info
basic transverse flute repair manual
by Horng-Jiun Lin (in English)
comprehensive and detailed
for those who feel like DIY...
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video: lip plate
silverplating
Pixinguinha
Pattapio Silva
Eric Dolphy