Sankyo Flutes represent hand-built manufacturing excellence, with each instrument receiving the attention of artisans dedicated to producing the renowned Sankyo sound. The meticulously crafted 201 model reflects the same level of craftsmanship as pure silver and gold Sankyo flutes. Popular amongst aspiring artists, the silver headjoint on the 201 flute projects and resonates a consistent and beautiful tone throughout all registers.
RT: A modified version of the original Sankyo wave-style lip plate design, the RT style is characterized by a full, dark, strong tone with impressive clarity and secure response. The RT style provides the freedom to achieve a very solid, powerful sound with an endless capacity for the airstream.
ST: Featuring a rich variety of tone colors, the ST style is warm and expressive. The depth of sound is exceptional, allowing for spin and projection with smooth fluidity.
FT: This style is known for its balanced resonance, providing consistency between the registers. The FT style is responsive and reliable with crisp and clean articulation.