Oral History Information
DeAnne Gordy began working in the music industry with Gemeinhardt in 1989. The world famous flute and piccolo maker, located in Elkhart Indiana, was established in 1948. Over the years the company perfected the craft of handmade instruments and today, even with the use of some computerized machines, the role of hand crafted processes is still very much a part of each instrument. DeAnne has enjoyed her role in making musical instruments and takes pride in the fact that her work goes on to make music!