E♭ piccolo. Nominal pitch: D♭.
Photo by Raymond Parks © The University of Edinburgh
Mid 19th Century
Technical description: Cocus; 2 sections; brass key; 3 brass ferrules; circular embouchure-hole; cusp shaped at head socket. Keymount type: knob. Keyhead type: round, slightly curved to fit shape of foot. Repair History: Embouchure-hole enlarged.
Purchased with assistance from the Government's Local Museums Purchase Fund and the University's General Council Trust, 1983.
Piccolo / Flageolet. Nominal pitch: C.
C piccolo. Nominal pitch: B♭.