What key is flute in?

Key Transpose Charts
KeyboardsKeyWritten Range
FluteCC 4 - C 7
Alto FluteGC 4 - C 7
Bass FluteCC 4 - C 6
OboesKeyWritten Range

What is the lowest flute note?

Student model flutes have the C foot joint – which means the lowest note on the flute is a middle C on the piano. Intermediate or Advanced (sometimes called Professional) flutes generally always have one more key on the foot joint which allows them to play one note lower.

Which brand is best for flute?

The Best Flutes for Beginners, According to Experts

  • Yamaha YFL-222 Intermediate Flute for Student. ...
  • Eastman Student Flute Model. ...
  • Gemeinhardt 2SP Flute with Straight Headjoint. ...
  • Pearl PF500 500 Series Student Flute with Case. ...
  • DZA-100. ...
  • Azumi AZ2 Intermediate Flute Offset G. ...
  • Trevor James 10X Flute with Curved & Straight Headjoints.

Do gold flutes sound better?

There is no empirical way to prove that gold is a better material than silver when it comes to flute making. People can say that gold flutes sound different than silver flutes, but it is impossible to definitively say that they sound better. ... Even today, it is not required or advantageous to own a gold instrument.

Are gold flutes solid gold?

Solid gold body and headjoint with solid silver keys are standard on gold flutes. ... “The handmade silver Muramatsu flutes are for a lifetime, but a handmade gold or platinum Muramatsu flute is for an eternity”.

Who is the most famous flute player?

James Galway

What is the most common type of flute?

Western concert flute