Godfroy, Pierre bassoon

Godfroy, Pierre Bassoon

There is 1 Pierre Godfroy jeune (b La Couture 1805) bassoon in the Hichwa-Rachor database. He flourished in Paris from 1823 to 1845. Pierre was the nephew of Clair Godfroy. Like his uncle, he made all woodwind instruments but was principally known as a flute maker. In 1836, he was listed as a “maker of flute, flageolet, clarinet, military instruments.”

Pierre Godfroy Literature

Giannini, Tula. Great Flute Makers of France. London: Tony Bingham, 1993, pp. 61-92.

Tiffou, Augustin. Le bassoon en France au XIXe siècle: Facture, théorie et répertoire. L’Harmattan, 2010, p. 78.

Pierre, René. “Un Godfroy Aîné Peut en Cacher un Autre les Godfroy de la Couture-Boussey.” Larigot 70, Nov 2022, pp. 36-43.

Waterhouse, William. The New Langwill Index. Tony Bingham, 1993.

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