David L. Maller, a professional trumpet player, conductor, and music teacher, started Maller Brass Instruments (also known as Maller Baroque Brass Instruments) in 2000.
David first studied making instruments under the tutelage of the late Ronald K. Collier. He served as Ron's apprentice until his passing in 1999.
David has had a long time passion for manufacturing and performing on historical and modern instruments. He is very dedicated to keeping the Collier legacy alive. Now David is one of the few Baroque Brass Instrument designers/makers in the world.
An addition to Maller Baroque Brass Instruments is Ms. Elisa M. Robinson, who joined the company in 2011. She brings many valuable skills with her such as admin/clerical skills, and a handcrafting background in Textiles & Metalworking. Lisa also specializes in the traditions of Passementerie (paws men tree), the art of embellishment, braid and trim making including tassels, for adornment of natural & historical instruments.
Along with her role as admin. assistant for MBI, Lisa will be an apprentice instrument maker, as well as creator of the instrument cords, tassels, carrying bags, etc. She is also studying modern & historical trumpet playing with the maker/musician/teacher, David.
At Maller Brass Instruments, we are focused on providing the highest quality, instrument reproduction services for the highest levels of customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.
With a variety of offerings to choose from, we’re sure you’ll be happy working with us. Though our website is still under construction, please look around. If you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us. We hope to see you often! Check back later for new updates to our website. There’s much more to come!