5 Shakuhachi

 The quality of a shakuhachi is determined by two factors.Aesthetics of the bamboo as distinguished by its size,color, shape, nodal placement and root configuration. Performanceof the instrument is reflected in its tonal quality, balanceof notes, resonance and responsiveness. Tai Hei Shakuhachi arecarefully evaluated, graded and priced with all of these factorsin mind.

Tai Hei Shakuhachi are distinctive,high-quality instruments. Student-grade flutes are superior inall respects to wooden mass-produced instruments and are preferredby many traditional teachers for their beginning and intermediatestudents. Professional root-end shakuhachi provide an affordablealternative to imported Japanese flutes to which they comparefavorably in terms of performance, appearance, durability andcost. These instruments are being used by teachers and professionalmusicians in Japan and throughout the world.

Tai Hei Shakuhachi Catalog
Shakuhachi: The Sound of Nature
Origins & History of the Shakuhachi
Bamboo Used for Shakuhachi
Precision Cast Bore Technology

Models of Shakuhachi
Professional Root-End Shakuhachi
Jinashi - Natural Bore Flutes
Advanced Student Level Shakuhachi

Student Level Shakuhachi
Meditation Shakuhachi

Shakuhachi Headjoint for the Silver Flute
Traditional Styles
How Shakuhachi are Graded
Flute Accessories
Shakuhachi Repair & Restoration
Frequently Asked Questions
Free Evaluation

Price List of Shakuhachi Flutes

In Stock & Currently For Sale
Precision Bore Shakuhachi
Jinashi - Natural Bore Shakuhachi
How to Order

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