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In the early years at the Flute-makers Guild in London, Roberts had always been fascinated by the wooden flutes and their tonal quality.

This fascination accompanied him throughout his flute-making career.

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.