High Spirits Walnut Bass Flute, Key of Low D Bass This is a professional / concert quality instrument made in the USA. Hear one of these flutes. The Condor Bass has a deep & resonant full voice This is a large flute so some people may have difficulty covering the tone holes. See the measurements below to be sure you can play this flute before purchasing. The Condor Bass has a deep & resonant full voice.
Because of the hole spacing people with small hands may have difficulty with this flute, see below. I do have a version of this flute for smaller hands. It includes a leather tie that you can use to cover the third hole from the top and play it as a five-hole flute - 25.5 long. The Kestral in high D plays along in key with this Condor Bass flute in low D.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 flute 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 lessons 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. 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. Note: The diameter of the tone holes are rather large on this flute. They range from 3/8" to 7/16" and some people have trouble covering the holes. Low D Minor - 6 Hole 440Hz. Mouthpiece to first hole center. Mouthpiece to hole #2 center. Mouthpiece to hole #3 center. Mouthpiece to hole #4 center. Mouthpiece to hole #5 center. Mouthpiece to hole #6 center.
Although these flutes are played and endorsed by prominent Native American musicians, these flutes are not Native American made. The item "High Spirits Native American Style Flute Walnut LOW Bass D, FREE DVD Pro Quality" is in sale since Tuesday, July 26, 2016.
This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Wind & Woodwind\Band & Orchestral\Flutes". The seller is "flutesonline" and is located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania.
This item can be shipped to United States.