Bass flute: range, transposition, fingering chart, and how to play it.

bass flute

The bass flute is a type of flute that is larger and lower in pitch than the concert flute, which is typically pitched in C. The bass flute is typically pitched in C, one octave below the concert flute. Its range extends down to the C below the bass clef staff. The larger size of … Read more

Alto Flute Transposition

alto flute transposition

The alto flute transposition is not as hard as it seems. Curved head alto flutes were introduced relatively recently, but older alto flutes were straight. Despite the fact that curved heads are easier to play, the extra length makes them harder to play, especially for smaller players. Here are some tips to help you transition … Read more