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Definition: Single-tube, cylindrical, single reed instrument. A seventeenth century ancestor of the clarinet, it has a recorder type body with a single reed mouthpiece. Similar folk instruments are found in many Arabic and European cultures; see Albogue, Alboka, Diplica, Hornpipe, pibgorn, and Sipsi.
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Chieftain V4 Low G Whistle, Tuneable V4 design alloy flageolet in two parts with tuning slide

Chieftain V4 Low G Whistle, Tuneable

V4 design alloy flageolet in two parts with tuning slide

Item ID: GR22012G   Model No: V4   
    Product Features
  • Easy blow mouthpiece
  • UK designed and made
  • Rich full tone and volume
    Product Specifications
  • Alloy Whistle
  • Alto
  • Key of G
  • Tuneable
  • Made in: United Kingdom
  • Model Number: V4
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Low Whistle Information

Alloy whistles with an integral metal mouthpiece and metal block tend to be hard blowing powerful and loud instruments. They are capable of a wide range of tone and sound.
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Advice on Choosing Low Whistles

Where to Start?

The whistle is a diatonic instrument with simple fingering, and it's very easy to learn to play - easier than the recorder. If you're thinking about beginning the whistle, it is advisable to begin with a normal (high) whistle in the key of D. It is generally considered to be the easiest to play, and pretty much all of the tutor books you can buy are for whistles in D (although they can be used for any key).

What Keys Can I Play In?
Whistles generally play two oct the full article
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