- Nancy Toff
Japanese maker of flutes and piccolos. The firm was established in 1969 by Masashi Miyazawa and is located in Asaka. In the 1970s the flute design was modified, in consultation with P.L. West of West Music, Coralville, Iowa (the firm's distributor in the USA), to suit the American market. Among the firm's innovations are the development of new alloys, such as the PCM-Silver alloy (...