By The Sweetheart Flute Co.
Key of D
We are not
currently stocking this instrument
(this page is still on our
website for reference only)
We recommend that you contact
Sweetheart Flute Co.
directly to make your purchase.
This beautiful two piece Maple Irish Flute is made by Ralph Sweet
of the Sweetheart Flute Company. Mr. Sweet pays great attention to detail, and it shows in
the quality of his work. It is approx. 24" long, and is tuned to the key of
"D" (D and G are the most popular for traditional Irish music).
Cherry Irish Flute
Maple Irish Flute
It is tunable, but made from one solid piece of wood,
so the wood grain matches perfectly, and gives the appearance of a one-piece flute. It
produces a deep, rich tone. Each of the two pieces of the flute are marked with matching
An Irish Flute is played in the same range as a Low Whistle, and is fingered
the same as a Low or a Soprano D whistle.
We have this flute available in other woods quite
often. Please feel free to contact us via
to check availability of other woods.
Any of the whistle songbooks and tutorials that we sell are also very
good for the Irish Flute. Here are a few that are specifically for the Irish Flute:
If you purchase a wooden instrument from us, we recommend that
you take a look at the "Care
of the Flute" Page at flute maker Terry