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The transverse flute is the ancestor of the modern Böhm flute. It can be constructed in various woods including European Boxwood, Pear Wood, Grenadillo, Jacaranda, and Rosewood, etc. The transverse flute is highly valued by admirers of Ancient Music and interprets baroque flute music in its original quality. This flute creates sound when a stream of air; directed across the top of a hole, springs in and out of the hole.
This transverse flute is handcrafted in Bolivia by an excellent Andean artisan.
Retuned & Finished by Jorge (Farrucas Duo), using 2 non-toxic, 100% natural oils. The oil applied in the interior of the flute helps prevent moisture build-up and leaves the flute soft to interpret. The oil applied on the exterior of the flute helps protect it from water and humidity; as well, giving it a natural, smooth, and professional finish. 100% Guarantee.
Awayo Fabric Soft Case
Electronic Basic Instructions (via Email)
Material: exotic Bolivian Moradillo wood
Colour: natural deep red colour, with black wood grains
Mouthpiece: Bone, ringbone that surrounds the flute
Frequency: 4.40 Hz
Tuning: E minor (G Major)
Approximate Size: Length: 45.53 cm (17. 9″)
Width: 2.3 cm (0. 9″)