Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F
Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F
Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F
Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F
Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F
Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F
Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F

Snake Contrabass Harmony Drone - B/F# or C/G - Aeolian - In Stock

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Here's a rare beauty to behold! We Have One in stock! The video above is the exact flute! On Sale NOW!  A very unique contrabass drone flute in B Aeolian, with contrabass F# Drone a perfect 4th below. The flute body is Black Limba, with end caps, accent band and snake totems of walnut. These flutes are very special because they are end-blown, and have a manageable finger spread for most experienced players, but still have the contrabass tone droning while the bass melody is being played. The perfect 4th interval below the fundamental is what creates this amazing haunting sound, and is especially haunting in the aeolian mode. The video link will give you an example of this in B aeolian with F# drone. Keep in mind, the tone is a bit "Breathier than other flutes. It is just the "nature of the beast" in this flute, and helps define the haunting character of this flute!
This design wins the prize of the most haunting and captivating flute design of 2021!  Check out the youtube video demonstrating it's amazing sound! The photos below are not the exact flute, but the video is.

SPECS: Concert tuned to a Contra Bass B Aeolian with Contra F# Drone, 440Hz --- Approximate Length is 39", with a 1 1/4" Bore--- Maximum finger spacing is 1 5/8"(holes 2 and 3 from center to center.. bottom hand)--- Distance From Mouth Piece to First Hole = 23 1/2"

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