Padauk “Key of G#” 440Hz
Handcrafted Native American Style Flute in Padauk with details in Maple.
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The voice of this Padauk feels strong, sweet and melodic.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The price of this flute has been lowered because it has some small dents from a chisel on the upper side of the mouthpiece (see picture 5). It does play the pentatonic & chromatic scale perfectly, and the sound is very beautiful.
The price of this flute includes:
– 1 Hour individual workshop
– 1 Handmade flute bag
– 30-day no reason return
– Base note: G#4 (choose your key)
– Reference note A=440Hz
– 6-Hole pentatonic concert tuning
– Including chromatic notes
– Finishing: 100% Natural shellac & bees wax
– Ø22mm single bore design
– Approximate length: 52cm
The brilliant Padauk tree is an exotic hardwood tree found in Asia and Africa. Padauk wood has a very bright red/orange color, that fades over time into a warm brown color with beautiful natural drawings. It is popular for instrument building thanks to its aesthetic characteristics and its exceptional stability.
Padauk wood is very strong and durable, and has excellent resistance against funghi. Its voice character is warm and bright and works very well for all keys.
Every flute includes a 1-hour personal workshop. For all practical purposes this workshop is held online, using the platform of your preference: Zoom, Skype, Whatsapp… This workshop is aimed at getting you started on your the Native American Flute. Topics we discuss are: – Breath control & posture – The pentatonic scale – Creating Melody – Developing rhythm – Improvising – Flute maintenance – Questions & answers – …