America's #1 flute specialty house since 1983.
Sankyo proudly presents the finest products of the flutemaker's art. Acclaimed throughout the world for beauty of tone and eveness of technique, each instrument is made from carefully selected materials and is constructed by highly skilled and dedicated craftsmen. Sankyo has pursued the perfect scale by building a precise mechanism through meticulous craftsmen. Custom headjoints are available to meet the demands of flutists everywhere. Sankyo's 10 year aged Grenadilla and Cocus wood flutes are created with the careful application of time and energy resulting in a sound which can be said to be the original sound of the flute.Headjoint Options:TC-Traditional Cut: This mouthpiece is a classical type that produces a soft sound that the wooden pipe is known for.MC-Modern Cut: A sharp buildup and powerful sound are characteristics of this mouthpiece.LP-with Lip Plate: The tone from this mouthpiece has a balanced overall sound and is comfortable to use.