College of Fine Arts and Design

Central’s Collection of Historical Instruments

List of Historical Instruments owned by Central and available to students


  • Recorder

  • Baroque Flute (Transverse Flute)

  • Baroque Oboe

  • Baroque Era Natural Horn

  • Classical Era Natural Horn

  • Cornetto (modern reproduction)

  • 11-keyed Bass Ophicleide in B-flat

  • 7-keyed Soprano Bugle in B-flat

  • Baroque Violin

  • Baroque Viola

  • Baroque Cello

  • Baroque Bass

  • Brad Bennight Harpsichord