Redtail Hawk Flute in Key of G - WalnutHS101W
This is a large flute and not all people can comfortable play a flute this long so see the chart below.
The High Spirits Redtail Hawk flute is in the key of G is a versatile flute that can be played in a wide range of musical styles -native style, romantic, blues, or contemporary. It plays well with other instruments like piano & guitar. Made of walnut a harder wood than cedar gives it a clear tone. This length flute is very easy to play and is a great starting flute. It can be played as both a 5-hole or 6-hole flute. It has 6 holes and comes with a leather tie that easily converts it into a 5-hole flute. When comfortable just remove the leather tie and experience the use of the 6-hole.
Odell makes each High Spirits Redtail Hawk in Arizona from a solid piece of the finest wood (instead of gluing two halves together as is so common) eliminating splits or separation caused by moisture of the breath. Each flute is finished with three coats of a non-toxic hardening oil for durability and clarity of sound, and it is precision-tuned so that it will blend perfectly with other instruments.
This High Spirits Flute also comes with an excellent DVD with Beginner and Intermediate lesson that includes instructions on how to play the flute, use different techniques, how to care for it, and more. An instructional booklet including fingering charts is also included.
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This is a large flute and not all people can comfortable play a flute this long.
Mark down the tone holes from the chart below on a dowel or rolled up piece of paper to see if you can comfortably play this flute.
|Key:||G Minor - 6 Hole 440Hz|
|Total Length:||23 1/2"|
|Mouthpiece to first hole center:||11 5/8"|
|Mouthpiece to hole #2 center:||12 3/4"|
|Mouthpiece to hole #3 center:||13 7/8"|
|Mouthpiece to hole #4 center:||15 1/4"|
|Mouthpiece to hole #5 center:||16 3/8"|
|Mouthpiece to hole #6 center:||17 1/2"|
|Outside Diameter:||1 1/4"|