America's #1 flute specialty house since 1983.
With careful adjustments made to the pitch, key and timbre from the layout stage, this is a heart and soul piece of work that took two and a half years of trial and error to complete. Utilizing a straight tube and eradicating of the instability in timbre of the conical tube piccolo of the past, this instrument has come one step closer to the character of a wooden piccolo. Sankyo Flutes represent traditional hand-built manufacturing excellence, with each instrument receiving the attention of artisans dedicated to the producing the renowned Sankyo sound. Sankyo artisans have total control over each step in the hand-crafted process.