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pentatonic class flute, 440 Hz

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Pentatonic Soprano Class Flute, 440Hz



The recorder from the model series class flute with the model number: 117-052 from the workshop Paetzold by Kunath is a companion that always generates joy of playing in daily use.
This special feature is largely due to the skilful combination of the outstanding construction concept in interaction with the qualities of the pear wood material used.

> The material is strikingly pleasingly convincing in this instrument due to its special qualities. The properties can be characterized as follows, whereby it is in the nature of things that sounds can always only be described very inadequately with words. For this reason, the sound of recorders is perceived and described in slightly varying detail by each individual: Noble,.

The bore

. The geometry of the inner bore of the instrument is slightly cylindroconical and wide. This type of bore gives the recorder its typical sound.
In principle instruments with a wider bore sound warmer, fuller, more fundamental and thus more suitable for ensembles than models with a narrower bore.

What kind of music is the flute best suited for?

Pearwood is particularly suitable for recorders used in jazz, folk, dance songs and popular music.

Who is the instrument aimed at?

Thus, it follows that recorders made of pearwood are particularly suitable for semi-professional, professional players. One rule to keep in mind is that a better instrument naturally makes playing together more enriching than a simple one.

The wind tunnel of a recorder


The windway is the area in the recorder head where the musician's breath is formed into a sheet of air. This air leaf is the defining element of a recorder's tone production. In conjunction with the labium, the fundamental vibration which generates the flute's tone is created from this air leaf. The shape of the windway is therefore extremely influential The recorder 117-052 from Paetzold by Kunath has a windway that is straight and conical.
Conical windways accelerate the air more than cylindrically shaped windways.
Wind tunnels are very complex in their design and many parameters influence each other.



The Paetzold by Kunath class flute 117-052 is made in the following design: Pentatonic.


. It is not always possible to place tone holes in places in the body that are easy and comfortable to grip with the hands. Particularly on bass instruments, some tone holes are located in positions that cannot be grasped, due to address-related necessities. On these instruments, keys are mounted that make grasping distinctly {simplify|easier, or even possible in the first place.
The 117-052 instrument has the following keys: None. This makes it strikingly easy to grasp, even by players with smaller hands. This key action is unique and legally protected. Especially in the Asian region, these instruments are often used in recorder orchestras by well-known teachers for adolescent players.
But also adult players with small hands do not want to miss the advantages of the Ohne once they have used them.

Construction of the body


The construction method of a musical instrument fundamentally influences the way in which the flute can ensure ease of handling in terms of ease of grip, on the one hand, and compact transport, on the other, during daily use.
A point that becomes especially important when larger or more instruments are to be taken along.
Ask veteran ensemble managers once.

Packaging and accessories

. The instrument comes standard with bag and the useful accessories: Grease cup, wiper rod, fingering chart.

Hygiene tips

. If the instrument is lent out again and again, it is useful to sterilize the wind tunnel if necessary to maintain cleanliness. The agent Flautisept has proven effective for cleaning. You will find Flautisept in our assortment.

Advice on finding a new instrument

. What is the easiest way to find a future instrument
? Get expert advice
. However, you should never let well-intentioned advice dissuade you from trying out an instrument for yourself. Your taste is as unique as you are. Therefore, only you can decide which instrument concept makes you happy.
Our recommendation is therefore: Play new instruments that you have never tried before. You can only gain new experiences.
More Information
Fingering Pentatonisch
Tuning 442 Hz
Surface finish Geölt/Gewachst
Windway Gerade zylindrisch
Blowing type Direkt angeblasen
Article group Blockflöten
Sound characteristics Birnbaum: Weicher, chorischer Klang. Geeignet für das Spiel in der Gruppe
Construction 2-teilig (Kopf-, Unterstück)
Musical use Alle Stilarten
Material structure Birnbaum: Sehr tragfähig mit feinporiger Struktur.
Packing mehrteilige Baumwolltasche
Model series Klassenflöte
Material Birnbaum
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