Howel Roberts was born in Liverpool, England, and started his apprenticeship in flute-making in 1974 at the Flute-makers Guild in London.
He was taught by Harry Seeley, a renowned flute-maker and former worker at the Rudall Carte flute-making company.
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This FAQ list was originally created by David Dahl with content provided by subscribers to the FLUTE list. ) and now I have a magnificent instrument that I am very happy with.
Its origins lie in the playing and teaching of Paul Taffanel and Philippe Gaubert at the Conservatoire in Paris during the early part of this century.
Their mantle was inherited by the great Marcel Moyse, whose playing and teaching influenced many of today's foremost flautists, including the virtuoso James Galway.