Sound Samples

A selection of recordings on which are played with BRAUN wooden flutes and piccolos.

Braun wooden flutes

Sound samples:"wooden flute" solo
Andreas Blau plays Claude Debussy Syrinx 2:48 min
as an encore after flute concertos in D major op. 283 by Carl Reinecke at the Farewell concert of his 45-year career as principal flautist of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.  22.03 2014

Sound samples:"wooden flute" in the symphony orchestra

Karl Amadeus Hartmann Gesangsszene
 für Bariton und Orchester
Berliner Philharmoniker
 Stanisław Skrowaczewski
Solo-Flötist Andreas Blau
Anfang 1.Satz    1:50 min.

William Walton Symphonie Nr.1 b-Moll

Berliner Philharmoniker
 Semyon Bychkov
Flöte Michael Hasel
Anfang der 3.Satz    1:24 min.

                  The concert in full length. Digital Concert Hall / Informationen  icon_out

Sound samples: "wooden flute" with piano       "wooden flute" & "small flute" with piano

Tóth Péter - Trio No.1 / First performance.
János Bálint, Vlad A.Colar & Adriana Dogariu
Detail 6/6 of János Bálint-Flute Recital
7:40 min.

János Bálint
Jules Massenet:  Meditation from Thais
 Adriana Dogariu - Piano
Detail 4/6 of János Bálint-Flute Recital
4:44 min.
Vlad A.Collar and Adriana Dogariu are members of the Banatul Philharmonic Orchestra / Romania.
The concert in full length. János Bálint-Flute Recital 

Braun Piccolos

"Piccolo" / conical piccolo only to the low d¹:

Sound samples: "Piccolo" in the symphony orchestra and solo

  • Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
    Suite französischer Tänze

  Ausschnit aus: WDR 3 Konzert - 07.06.2019 Live aus der Kölner Philharmonie
  WDR Sinfonieorchester Leitung: Michael Sanderling
  Leonie Brockmann Piccolo klangbsp.

stanhope-cd Paul Stanhope: "Concerto for Piccolo Flute and Orchestra",
Dedicated to Andrew Macleod icon_out
Principal Piccolo of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
with the piccolo A. Braun #726
  • I.Hymn 1:57
  • II.from Scherzo/Cadenza 2:54
from Scherzo 9:49 min. Cadenza (2:54) ..."Here the solo piccolo can really show its wares as an instrument capable of many surprises, including a number of surprisingly soft high notes and some lush low-register sounds."    Paul Stanhope

More info: "Work Overview" » icon_out
Label: ABC Classics 481 0862 » iTunes Store  icon_out


"Small flute" / conical piccolo flute down to low c¹

Sound samples: "small flute" in the Symphony Orchestra
Schostakowitsch Symphonie Nr.8
Dmitri Schostakowitsch Symphonie Nr.8
c-Moll op.65
Berliner Philharmoniker, Andris Nelsons
1:43 min. aus 2.Satz Allegretto
Mahler Symphonie Nr.2
Gustav Mahler Symphonie Nr.2 c-Moll

Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle
1:31 min. aus 5.Satz Im Tempo des Scherzo

Sound samples: "small flute" Solo and with piano
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
    Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso (1863)

  Excerpts from the new CD "La Gazza Ladra"
  Peter Verhoyen - piccolo flute down to low c :A.Braun #854
  Stefan DE Schepper-piano
  Peter Verhoyen is principal piccolo at the Royal Flanders Philharmonic Orchestra

Vasile S. Jianu
  • Vasile S. Jianu (1904-1968)
    Preludiu & Rigaudon (orig.for flute)

  Vlad A.Colar - piccolo flute down to low c: A.Braun #967
  Roxana Ardeleanu - piano (grand piano Steinway & Sons D-274)

•  More Sound Samples   

among others "Double Concerto for Piccolo, Flute and Orchestra" by Horia Surianu (dedicated to the piccolo player Vlad A. Colar and the flute player Ion Bogdan Stefanescu) and the
Sonatine "Hommage à Marsyas" by Gabriel Malancioiu (dedicated to the piccolo player Vlad A.Colar)
Vlad A.Colar icon_out Soloflute and Piccolo with the Banatul Philharmonie Orchestr
Edition Kossack icon_out

      Stephen Hough (b.1961) "Un Piccolo Sonatina" for piccolo solo (2007)

  • 1.Allegretto 0:54
  • 2.Andante 1:17
  • 3.Vivace molto ritmico 0:46

  Excerpt from the CD "BROKEN BRANCHES"
  Michael Hasel - piccolo flute down to low c :A.Braun #841
  Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet  icon outlink



Cylindrical Piccolo flute down to low c¹

Sound samples "Cylindrical Piccolo" with piano

Vlad A. Colar - Piccolo & Roxana Ardeleanu - Piano
C. Saint-Saëns - Le Cygne klangbsp.
G. Fauré - Morceau de Concours  klangbsp.

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