Folk & Acoustic Musical Instrument Specialists


Try the instruments for yourself! We keep a huge and varied stock of new and secondhand instruments.

GUITARRA

   
Definition: Portuguese guitar, usually 12 strings in 6 courses. curved fingerboard and fan type tuners. Closely associated with traditional Fado music. Directly related to mediaeval citterns and the English guitar.

Read the full Other Fretted Instruments FAQ Page.
Price: $215.00
Qty:

Chieftain Optima Low F Whistle, Tuneable


Black ABS Kerry Pro style mouthpiece, tuneable. Made by Chieftain

Item ID: GR22015F   Model No: OPTIMA   
    Product Features
  • An easy to blow low whistle, low breath requirement
  • UK designed and made
  • No-clog plastic mouthpiece, does not need to warm up to play in pitch
    Product Specifications
  • Lightweight Alloy whistle with a plastic mouthpiece. Key of Low F
  • Made in: United Kingdom
  • Model Number: OPTIMA
Order online or call us today, toll free, to place your order or speak to one of our friendly staff for more information.
1 877 866 3936
When placing your order online, you can use the 'Comments' box to mention any colour preferences (if a choice is shown) or additional information.
Visa Payments Accepted Online Mastercard Payments Accepted Online American Express Payments Accepted Online Discover Payments Accepted Online Paypal Payments Accepted Online

Low Whistle Information


Whistles with a cylindrical metal tube and a plastic mouthpiece tend to give a bright sound and are easy blowing. They can't be played as hard as an all metal alloy whistle.
Click through to our Whistle Information Page

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 ...read the full article
Click through to our Whistle Information Page
Chieftain
Chieftain: The best and most popular alloy whistle on the market - a must have   View all Chieftain Low Whistles   View all Chieftain Products