JAMES KEEFE began his piccolo-making career with Brannen Brothers in 1978, eventually rising to the position of Vice President and General Manager. His record of superior craftsmanship, his innovations in head joint and mechanism design, and his dedication to meeting the needs of piccolo players, have established Jim as one of the finest piccolo makers in the world. Jim earned his Bachelor of Music degree at the University of Illinois where he studied with Eric Hoover. He also pursued graduate studies at Boston Conservatory.
– For the Piccolo Specialist and for those who need to sound like one –
Headjoint Style – “MODERN”: The sharper blowing edge provides a quicker response and a dark sound.