Collection Items

  • 3D Object
    DCM 0099: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Metal flute made by Boehm himself, No. 19, about 1850. Early type of cylinder bore.... Formerly belonged to Edward Martin Heindl, who 'gave' it to Geo. W. Haynes, about 1888, and later took it back! Haynes put on a special thumb key about 1888." Probably the first metal...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1850
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    DCM 0177: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See DCM 771 and 875 regarding adjusting screws. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, silver keys and ferrules.; 65.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#. Mark Maximum: TB (monogram) Mark Additional: Monogram in silver on a blue enamel background on a circular plate with a silver edge....
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1861
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    DCM 0305: Theobald Boehm / Alto Flute in G Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See "Flute Misnomers" regarding Bass vs. Alto. Instrument type: Alto Flute in G Medium: Nickel silver, wood (ebony?) embouchure plate.; 86.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm / München / 4 Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Provenance: Baxter-Northup Co., Los Angeles, 13...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1859
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    DCM 0470: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See DCM 652 (Boehm No.1). DCM ledger quotes Boehm's account book: "No. 2. 1847. September 20. Eine Floete von Messing und vergoldet mit Ringkappen von Neusilber gleich No. 1." DCM ledger: "Head very short, with ivory ring for embouchure [embouchure barrel]; original rectangular blow-hole; a second oval hole has been...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1847
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0631: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, brass keys, ivory and brass ferrules.; 41.2 cm. (as is) Key Holes System: Old system, 3 keys (on upper joint), originally 8-keyed. Round flaps, block mounts. Mark Maximum: T. BOEHM / MÜNCHEN Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Condition: Missing head joint cap and...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1839
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0652: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Embouchure barrel slightly concave for lower lip. DCM ledger cites Boehm Record Book: "No. 1. 1847. September 15. Eine Flote von Messing und vergoldet, mit Ring Klapper von Neusilber." Presented to Briccialdi. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Brass, with brass cap, originally gold-plated, boxwood embouchure barrel, nickel silver keys...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1847
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0653: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM identifies the crown mark and no. 28 as "K. Hofmusik / Number." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Nickel silver, ivory tube for embouchure, wood crutch.; 62.6 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#. Mark Maximum: (crown) / No. 28. / Th. Boehm / in / München. /...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1848
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0771: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Both sockets have a decorative wide sheet metal ferrule, plus a secondary beaded ferrule which is applied with a threaded screw adjustment (tightening) mechansim to compensate for wood shrinkage. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver ribs, silver-plated keys and posts.; 66.2 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system,...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1861
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0782: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "This flute has been altogether rebuilt as to key mechanism. Evidently was originally very like [DCM 653], with rods on both outer and inner side of body. D# low, thumb key, and two trill-key holes have been moved. Key-cups for G# and A keys are the only original...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1851
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0875: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Ferrules on two sockets with tightening screws.... Cap for head joint." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys, ferrules, wood crutch (may belong to another flute).; 65.8 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm / München Mark Additional: Engraved on...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1861
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0974: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Embouchure hole large, rectangular, with recessed area for lower lip. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys, finger rings, ferrules. Boxwood crutch.; 65.1 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm 1832 system, conical, open G#. Modern style key cups, post and rod. D trill, thumb key with double hole....
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1828
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0975: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys, ferrules.; 66.9 cm. Key Holes System: 9 keys, round flat flaps, post and rod. Mark Maximum: TH. BOEHM / A / MUNICH Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Condition: Head joint, lower section, cracked. Missing G# key spring. Provenance: Sigmund Koch, Munich,...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1828
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1056: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Original embouchure hole and lower lip recessed area filled with stick shellac, and new and smaller embouchure drilled on other side. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys and ferrules.; 67.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm 1832 system, conical, closed G#, alternate RH 1st finger B-flat/A# key. Opens...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1832
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1237: Theobald Boehm / Flute in B-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger quotes Boehm's record book: "Aug. 20 1848. Eine B Flöte von Argentan mit Dekelklappen und silber Mundloch £14. Den 20th August abgesendet an M. Richard Carte, 38 Southampton Street, Strand, London. Bezahlt 18 Dezember." Instrument type: Flute in B-flat Medium: Nickel silver with silver embouchure plate.; 70.4 cm....
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1848
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1398: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | According to Boehm's record book, this is flute no. 38, for Jonathan Gray. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, gold embouchure plate and chimney, wood crutch.; 62.6 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#. Adjustment screws. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm / in / München. / 38. / Rudall...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1849