The Red Tail Hawk - key of G minor has a soothing melodic voice because it is deeper in tone than the Sparrow Hawk A.
First time players are attracted to this key. Made from walnut, a hardwood, the flute has a clear, bright voice especially on the high notes. The Red Tail Hawk flute is a good accompaniment flute for the Contra Bass G flute. Being a very versatile key, it plays well with other instruments and works well with many different styles of music expression - Native style, romantic, blues, jazz, etc… The flute is tuned in the key of G minor and can also be played in the relative major diatonic scale in the key of A#/Bb. It is best for those with medium to larger hands. It has 6 holes and comes with a leather tie that easily converts it into a 5-hole flute. When comfortable just remove the leather tie and experience the use of the 6-hole. Length 23.5". Each flute includes a free "How To Play The Native American Flute" Book and DVD (Item 26 - DVD & Booklet - How To Play The Native American Flute)
Price: $159.00 (S&H $9.95)