alto flute



[Eng.]


CLASSIFICATION:

Aerophone, Wind instrument, Woodwind Instrument

HISTORY:

Woodwind instrument of the flute family that plays in the alto register.

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Also [Eng.] alto flute; [Fr.] flûte alto (f); [Ger.] Altflöte (f); [It.] flautone (m); [Sp.] flauta baja; [Abbr.] a. fl.; [Abbr.] alto fl..

 

Alto Flute

Alto Flute

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