The Piccolo is a smaller version of the flute with all the same fingerings, but sounds an octave higher. The Piccolo‘s lowest note is a D whereas the Flute’s lowest note is either a C on student instruments or a B on the higher end models. Flutes vary in material from nickel with silver plating to solid silver depending on if it is a student model or higher end model. Piccolos can be made out of Silver/nickel, Resin, or Grenadilla wood. It is used extensively in classical, jazz, concert band, and world music.
Taylor’s carries a full line of flutes and piccolos ranging from student level through professional including such brands as Yamaha, Jupiter, Azumi and Haynes. The expert staff at Taylor’s can help you choose your instrument or place a special order for an instrument to fit your needs.
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