Keyed Chromatic Pennywhistles (Tinwhistle) and Flutes
"The evolution of the Tin Whistle is here"
Jubilee Music Instrument Co. Whistles are Manufactured to order.
The Chromatic Low-D Keyed Tinwhistle (and Flutes)
The Jubilee Instrument Co. 6-key low-D flute. With the DE Series whistle headjoint, you can play it as a whistle. If has a comfortable feel to the hands and a strong low end.
It a Flute or a Whistle (depends on mouthpiece used)
It's chromatic and it's your choice.
6-Key design - Normally
open key for the 'D' note,
Index of Sound Samples (Use back button to get out)
Do you already play a Low-D?,
if so then this is easy to learn. All of the open holes are
just like a Low-D, the bottom hole has a key so that we can make a very
large 'E' hole for a more powerful low end. So you can play this
like a Low-D with ornamentation as usual, except for the bottom tonehole.
Once you get used to it, you can do some interesting ornaments with keys
ANNOUCEMENT: After June 15th, 2008, The Chromatic Whistle will be available in other keys such as Low-C, Low E and others by special request.
2.5 Octaves typical chromatic, A-440 tuning.
Delrin Block and Beak, good water detention design
Curved Windway design
Walled fipple design makes for clear focused sound.
Long brass tuning joint with delrin cover
Low-D tinwhistle players can pick it up a play tunes that they
already know while learning the keys
Patterned similar to the Rudall-Rose wood Flutes.
From 2005 models and up are
using flat spring
instead of coil
Interchangeable Flute and Whistle Headjoints (Extra purchase
for other headjoint.)
Not painful to play for ordinary hands
Bumper 'cork' (foam) under
keys, closed cell foam seals
Flute mouthpieces have two piece adjustable delrin/acetal crown using a modified wedge design.
Headjoint compatible with Jubilee metal low-whistle tonebodies
Keys are designed for easy repair.
Protective thumb guard for G# key.
Comes with spare springs and seals.
Half-circle pinky operation keys
All have brass keys.
Manufacturing is about
Above pictures copper and brass chromatic whistles and flutes.
Available in Natural brass Color (clear coated), Candy Apple Red, Emerald Green and Light Blue. Or any other color that you'd like
Various Models are shown here to help get you thinking - you want a Low-B extension of something? Speak up!
Close-up picture of keys below, T90 black 5-key model: New improved
5-Key 2005 model - one tonehole gives long and short F functions. This is a bit different on 2010 models.
New 2011 Model Sandblasted brass with
water clear polyurethane finish
also available in colors
All Brass 2004 Model with T90 Black paint.
WAV File - w/new brass mouthpiece
Request it in any color Candy Apple Red, Emerald Green and
Light Blue. Or any other color that you'd like
BRASS CHROMATIC WHISTLE - $200.00
6-Key - Low-D
BRASS CHROMATIC FLUTE - $200.00
6-Key - Low-D
--- New Aluminum Models are lighter than brass
ALUMINUM CHROMATIC WHISTLE - $200.00
ALUMINUM CHROMATIC FLUTE - $200.00
6-Key - Low-D - Clear or Painted
ALUMINUM CHROMATIC WHISTLE MOUTHPIECE - $45.00
ALUMINUM CHROMATIC FLUTE MOUTHPIECE - $45.00
Anodized options available in future
Brass "Ambassador Whistle" below: (Pictured with High-D for comparison)
Long G# key is now a standard feature.
6-key 2005 model. "U" shaped D/E Key
If paying by check, make checks payable to: Daniel
Jubilee Music Instruments & Crafts
1573 King Ave. BOX 227
Kings Mills OH 45034 USA