Instrument Overview

picture of a flute

The flute is a member of the woodwind instrument family. Sound is produced by blowing across the top of the embouchure hole. The flute has several keys, which are operated by the player's left and right hands.

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Flute Facts

  • Instrument Family: Woodwind
  • Key: C (concert pitch) - sound matches the written note
  • Clef: treble clef
  • Reputable Student Brands Include: Armstrong, Gemeinhardt, Selmer, Yamaha