Altus Flutes

For over 25 years, Altus has crafted flutes that embody the ideal marriage of vintage inspiration and modern technology. Created and handmade by Shuichi Tanaka, each Altus flute reflects his passion to produce the finest playing flutes available utilizing the finest of materials handwork and artistry. The meticulous design of the Altus flute and its uncompromised scale receive great attention. Based on the work and recommendations of British flutist William Bennett, the Altus/Bennett scale offers excellent intonation, carefully tuned harmonics, and balanced registers. Masterfully hand-sculpted headjoints, contemporary precision standards and unique tubings produce the remarkable sound of the Altus flute. Vintage color, pure tonal core, ease of manipulation, excellent intonation properties, response, and projection – flutists worldwide recognize the inspired Altus sound.

All of our flutes come with a hard case and cleaning rod.

 

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Altus 807
Altus 807
Silver plated handcut headjoint, body, footjoint and keys, sterling silver lip and riser, french (open hole) keys, pointed key arms, drawn tone holes, B footjoint
Retail Price : $2,695.00Add to Cart
Altus 907RBS
Altus 907
Britannia silver (.958) handcut headjoint, silver plated body, footjoint and keys, french (open hole) keys, drawn tone holes, stainless steel springs, B footjoint
Retail Price : $3,750.00Add to Cart
Altus 1107
Altus 1107
Britannia silver (.958) handcut headjoint, Britannia silver body and footjoint, silver plated keys, stainless steel springs, pointed key arms, french (open hole) keys, drawn tone holes, B footjoint
Retail Price : $5,950.00Add to Cart
Altus 1307
Altus 1307
Britannia silver (.958) handcut headjoint, Britannia silver body and footjoint, .925 sterling silver mechanism, french (open hole) keys, pointed key arms, SP-1 springs, drawn tone holes, D# roller, B footjoint
Retail Price : $8,900.00Add to Cart
Altus 1507
Altus 1507
Britannia silver (.958) handcut headjoint, Britannia silver body and footjoint, .925 sterling silver mechanism, pointed key arms, french (open hole) keys, soldered tone holes, SP-1 springs, D# roller, B footjoint
Retail Price : $12,800.00Add to Cart
Altus 1707
Altus 1707
"PS" model: Powdered Silver (.997) handcut headjoint, Powdered silver body and footjoint, .925 sterling silver mechanism, pointed key arms, soldered tone holes, SP-1 springs, french (open hole), D# roller, B footjoint
Retail Price : $14,500.00Add to Cart
Altus 1807
Altus 1807
"Altus Limited" model: Seamed Altus silver ™ tubing, .925 sterling silver mechanism, SP-1 springs, soldered tone holes, french (open hole), D# roller, B footjoint
Retail Price : $16,000.00Add to Cart
Altus Atsui 18K
.925 Sterling silver handcut headjoint, sterling silver body and footjoint, 18K Gold plated tubing, sterling silver mechanism, French (open hole), B foot, pointed key arms, drawn tone holes, SP-1 springs, C# trill key, D# roller.
Retail Price : $12,500.00Add to Cart
Altus Atsui Platinum
.925 Sterling silver handcut headjoint, sterling silver body and footjoint, Platinum plated tubing, sterling silver mechanism, French (open hole), B foot, pointed key arms, drawn tone holes, SP-1 springs, C# trill key, D# roller.
Retail Price : $14,950.00Add to Cart
Altus Gold
Altus Gold
Altus Gold flutes are available in 14K gold with either drawn or soldered tone holes, as well as a variety of additional options.
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