2.0 'C' Makino bamboo Student Model shakuhachi flute. Black lacquered interior with black bindings and Tozan style mouthpiece inlay (utaguchi).
This flute is 24-3/4" long and about 32-33mm wide just under the top of the instrument. Weighs 12.6 oz.
Made from a beautiful piece of Makino bamboo that was grown in the SE US.
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The 2.0 key of C Shakuhachi flute offers a beautiful deep tone with finger holes that are still within easy reach of most players.
Pure, strong tone with excellent response throughout a full tonal range of 2+ octaves.
Tuned to precise concert pitch; these highly refined flutes are perfect for the beginning to advanced student and beyond. Tuned to A440 @ 68°F room temperature. Traditional Japanese minor pentatonic scale.
These are high quality Jiari-type Shakuhachi Flutes featuring a non-toxic, mineral-based bore material. The bore is precisely shaped throughout to maximize resonance for every note and have perfect pitch throughout the octaves. The basic bore profile is a gentle taper going down the flute with a flare-out at the bottom end. The inside is coated with a non-toxic lacquer for beauty and durability.
Precision crafted acrylic inlay on the blowing edge for long-term performance. Inlay features an outline of sterling silver for elegance.
Bound with high-strength bindings to prevent cracking.
Outside is finished with pure, premium quality Tung nut oil for increased bamboo stability.
EACH 2.0 CAST INTERIOR STUDENT MODEL SHAKUHACHI COMES WITH:
1 Traditional type cotton cleaning cloth (tsuyutoshi) with string and hematite weight for cleaning moisture from the bore,
1 One ounce bottle of pure walnut flute oil for the flute's exterior
Silk Flute Bag with Vapor Barrier
Please follow this link: https://jemklein.com/listing/238386389/custom-silk-flute-bag-padded-lined-with
Made by Jem Klein in the Blue Ridge region of the Appalachian Mountains!
**** Shakuhachi flutes that have bindings at the time of purchase are guaranteed for life against cracking through to the bore (inside). Returned instruments will be repaired or replaced at no extra charge. This guarantee is extended to the original owner of the instrument only. It does not apply to minor cracks on the surface of the bamboo, nor to flutes that have been mishandled, neglected or otherwise abused.
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