Open holes and a wider range of tones
The AZUMI AZS3RBE comes with an ALTUS S-Cut Britannia silver (958) headjoint, lip-plate and riser are made of Sterling silver (925). The french pointed key-arms are giving an increased stability to the mechanism. Open holes allow numerous additional handles and effects like glissando, multiphonics and microtones. The body of the flute is made of silverplated nickel silver, it is pitched in 442 Hz. The flute has an offset G and a B-foot joint.
The tonal character is supported by the use of 958 Britannia silver for the body and the headjoint
ALTUS Handmade S-Cut
Britannia silver (958)
Lip-plate: sterling silver (925)
Riser: sterling silver (925)