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(Out for Trial) Abell Grenadilla Handmade Professional Flute: serial #3X, grenadilla headjoint, body, and footjoint, A=442, closed hole, offset G, C foot, sterling silver mechanism and tenon fittings. This remarkable flute offers the best of both worlds—the rich, dark, complex timbre found only in a grenadilla instrument with the accuracy of pitch and quick response usually only seen in a silver counterpart. Its mechanism feels very solid and fluid, and pads have been very recently serviced by a flute technician, putting this flute in performance-ready condition. This flute is perfectly paired with Abell grenadilla headjoint #7X, featuring their modern "standard" embouchure style cut, and greatly attributes to this flute's ease of response and snappy articulation, making this versatile instrument suitable for both large and small ensemble work and a variety of styles of music. The French style case and case cover are also in excellent condition. $9,970 Now reduced to $8,000 Photos
Haynes Professional Flute: serial #48XXX, 1989, commercial model, solid silver head, body, footjoint, and keys, 0.016 tubing, open hole, inline G, B foot with gizmo, Deveau scale, new Straubinger pads. This flute has that "classic" Haynes sound—warm, rich, dark, and undeniably beautiful. Its headjoint is slightly resistant but predictable, so a flutist can feel secure while playing.The new Straubinger pads give a great feel to this flute and will offer many years of music making. It has been well-maintained, including the case and Altieri case cover. $3,965 Photos
Yamaha 774H Professional Flute: Solid silver including keys, EC cut headjoint, offset G, B foot with gizmo, split E, French pointed arms, open hole. This flute has been lightly played, recently serviced, and will play just like a new flute right out of the case. The mechanism is fluid and even, and the EC headjoint offers just the right amount of resistance and flexibility. This flute comes with a French style case and leatherette Yamaha carrying case.
$4,000 Now $3,500 Photos
Haynes Professional Flute: serial #196XX, 1948, handmade model, solid silver headjoint with winged encouchure, body, footjoint, and keys, inline G, B foot, A=440, soldered tone holes, open hole, French pointed key arms, C# trill key. This lovely handmade flute plays securely and confidently. It has been fully serviced and adjusted to play with a light touch. The unique winged embouchure assists wind stream direction for a sweet, round and projecting warm sound. Owner eager to sell. Now $2,500 Photos
Pearl Elegante 795 with David Williams Headjoint: solid silver body, footjoint, silver plated keys, inline G, B foot with gizmo, pinless mechanism. Williams headjoint is sterling silver with 14K gold riser. This flute plays exquisitely, with efforless response, a full, rich projecting tone, and fluid mechanism. The combination of this headjoint, offering just the right amount of resistance and response, and this flute body makes for a very enjoyable playing experience. This flute was recently serviced and adjusted, and the pads seal well. $2,800 Photos
Yamaha 661 Flute: solid silver throughout including keys, EC cut professional headjoint with gold lip plate, open hole, offset G, French pointed key arms, C foot. The flute feels balanced and secure, the mechanism is fluid, and it easily plays from the bottom of the register to the very top. It was recently serviced, pads seal well, and this instrument feels like new. $2,400 Photos
Yamaha 584 Flute: Silver EC cut headjoint, silver plated body and keys, open hole, French pointed arms, inline G, B foot with gizmo, C# trill key. This flute has been recently serviced and plays like a new flute. The pads are in very good condition and this flute plays with a nice, light touch. There are two minor scratches on the headjoint, as shown in the photos, but they do not affect playability. The C# trill key is a wonderful added bonus to this flute and is not often found at this price point. This flute has a nice, projecting tone and tapers easily, and would be a wonderful upgrade for an advancing flutist or serious amateur. $1,800 Photos
Pearl 761 Quantz Flute: solid silver headjoint, body, footjoint, and silver plated keys, offset G, split E, open hole, B foot with gizmo. This flute is in top condition with no tarnish, and has a very stable feeling mechanism. It is enjoyable and easy to play, with a pleasing tone. $1,400 Photos
Pearl 761 Quantz Flute: solid silver headjoint, silver body and footjoint with silver plated keys, B foot with gizmo, inline G, Y pointed arms. This flute has been lightly played and is in like-new condition. No tarnish, dings, or dents can be seen, and the pads have very little wear. This flute is free-blowing, projects easily, and has a pleasing tone. Scales and arpeggios are a joy to play on this flute and the low register speaks readily. $1,250 Photos
Gemeinhardt 3SS Flute: solid silver including keywork, inline G, open hole, B foot with gizmo. This flute is a very lovely older model that has been finely crafted and well-cared for by its adult owner. It plays much nicer than current Gemeinhardts and is well worth a look for anyone desiring a silver instrument. This flute was recently serviced, plays wonderfully, and has a sweet, lyrical tone.
$1,100 Now reduced to $900! Photos
Miyazawa MS95 Flute: solid silver headjoint, plated body, keys, and footjoint, offset G, closed hole, C foot. This adult-owned, well-maintained instrument has an alluring tone that projects nicely. This is a light, well-playing flute that would be ideal for for any serious amateur or someone not wanting the extra weight associated with a B foot. It plays seamlessly from one register to another, and is a solid, versatile instrument. $850 Photos
Artley 108-0 Flute: Solid silver headjoint, body, and footjoint, gold plated lip plate and thinwall headjoint, inline G, B foot, open hole. This flute would be ideal for any student looking for an inexpensive step-up flute that will be maintenance-free. $450
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Gemeinhardt solid silver headjoints: thinwall and gold risers also available. Inquire about various cuts. Starting at $399. A solid silver headjoint is an easy, affordable way to upgrade your sound without purchasing a new flute. Contact us for more information about an individual headjoint or to set up a trial. Multiple headjoint may be trialed at once to find the perfect cut for you!