A flute that will propel you through your intermediate studies.
The Jupiter 511 is an open-hole flute that features a silver-plated body, keys, and headjoint. Attributes include an in-line G, gizmo keys and a B foot that not only extends the lower range, but also allows the higher octaves to play more in tune, and improves the flute's overall projection. The 511 series utilizes a ribbed construction and a high nickel content to produce excellent sound quality.
The quality of Jupiter flutes is recognized worldwide. Because flutemaking is a combination of science and art, Jupiter constantly seeks the latest innovation in design and engineering to achieve ever higher standards in the manufacturing process. Leading players, teachers, and artisans collaborate in the design and artistry that makes each Jupiter flute a truly great performance instrument.
Each Jupiter flute has a precise feel, response and key action. Skilled technicians hand seat all pads and hand adjust all mechanisms. This includes final detailing of embouchure hole, riser and lip plate of each headjoint.
Jupiter has established itself as a respected world-class name in musical instruments and continues to attribute its progress to remembering its heritage of "helping schools and culture. The 500 series is a highly durable flute with power-forged keys that provide strength and durability. It also features hidden adjustment screws, which prevent tampering and reduce the need for repairs, thus staying in adjustment longer.
Offset finger buttons on keys reduce the stretch required for small hands to play the standard tone hole spacing of the modern Boehm flute.This bundle includes a flute care kit, a tuner/metronome combo, a black folding music stand, and an Essential Elements 2000 Plus DVD Flute Book 1.