Martin Doyle's traditional style flutes are tapered with traditional straight lines (see images below).

Features

  • Sterling silver ferrules at each end of the head-joint and one at the foot of the body.
  • Standard models are sold keyless and without tuning slides.
  • It is upon the traditional style flute bodies that Martin Doyle mounts tuning slides and keys if required by the customer.
  • The bore is conical.
  • The prices below include a high quality plastic flute case.
    Other options for flute cases are available at extra cost and can be viewed here: Flute Cases »

Traditional Style Flute Prices

  • In African Blackwood: (without keys or a tuning slide) – key of D: € 710.00 – key of C: € 760.00
  • With a tuning slide, add € 300.00. More information here: Tuning Slides »

Additional Options

  • Options for woods other than African Blackwood are available and can be discussed with Martin Doyle.
  • Keys can be block mounted to traditional flute bodies at extra cost – more information here: Keyed Flutes »

Traditional Flute Images

  • A Martin Doyle Traditional D flute made from cocus wood with three sterling silver ferrules. (Unfortunately cocus wood is no longer available.)
  • A Martin Doyle Traditional D flute made from African blackwood with three sterling silver ferrules.
  • A Martin Doyle Traditional D flute made from boxwood with three sterling silver ferrules.
  • A Martin Doyle Traditional D flute made from African blackwood. This flute is fitted with a sterling silver thin-walled tuning slide and three sterling silver ferrules.
  • A close-up of the headjoint and tuning slide from the previous flute.
  • A one-off Martin Doyle Traditional D flute made from New Zealand Kanuka wood with three sterling silver ferrules.
For further information, kindly contact Martin Doyle »