The Flute Exchange



This is the place for World Flute Society members to post instruments that they would like to swap or sell, free of charge. The Flute Exchange will also be posted in our quarterly publication, Overtones!  Non society members are charged $10 per listing.

If you would like to swap or sell a flute, please contact the society at: worldflutes@AOL.COM Please

provide a complete description of the flute and your contact information. The World Flute Society does

not profit from any of these listings. This is a free service provided to the society's members. This service is not for flute makers or retailers selling their product.

Please contact the seller for photos and further details.

Once you successfully swap or sell your flute, please notify the society so that we may remove the listing.


Flute: Skip Healy custom six-key Irish flute in the key of D
Specs: Custom made of African blackwood; six hand-chased sterling silver keys; sterling tuning slide, foot, and rings; sound is the classic "growl for which the Healy flute is known; perfect session flute, as it is loud
Condition: New condition; only played about an hour
Sell: $2,995
Contact: John Elliott at 414-367-7308;

Shakuhachi: 1.8 Perry Yung, Chikusing Model 
Specs: Blue case and cover; root-end shakuhachi; perfect condition
Sell: $400

Shakuhachi: 1.6 Perry Yung, Chikusing Model
Specs: Perfect condition
Sell: $275

Pan Pipes made by Greg White Hunt
Specs: Assam bamboo from Indonesia
Sell: $40 plus $5 shipping

Shakuhachi: 1.8 Monty Levenson (Tai-Hei) Professional Model
Specs: Beautiful 30-year-old root-end Kyushu Madake bamboo with inlaid rattan bindings, 24K gold

inlaid buffalo horn utugachi, medium bore; good volume, true out all registers; great condition; amazing, sweet, and loud voice; an easy player; original retail price was $3,500
Sell: $1.750

Flute: John Gallagher wooden keyless flute in the key of D
Specs: Excellent condition; flute is 5 years old and has not been played very much; beautiful rich, warm

tone; hard protective case included
Sell: $600
Contact: Jeff Smith at

Irish Flute: Eamonn Cotter Irish flute in the key of D
Specs: Left-handed; 6-keyed; African Blackwood; made around the year 2000
Note: Flute could use new cork around the joints
Sell: $2,000 plus shipping
Contact: Asher Gray at

Shakuhachi: Mujitsu 1.9 nonroot
Specs: Unique, high-quality tapered bore; Chinese madake bamboo; deep, rich, and warm sound; tuned between C and C#; capable of playing in C for extended periods of time
Sell: $250 plus shipping
Contact: Peter Phippen at

Flute: Chinese Eight-Hole, Root-End Dongxiao in D/G
Specs: V-shaped blowing edge with tuning joint. No cracks. Used.
Sell: $120 (shipping to Canada and the USA included; Add $15 for international shipping)

Flute: Japanese shinobue (Bamboo transverse flute)
Specs: Japanese brand is Shinonome, Gmajor diatonic, 2.5 octave range; includes soft bag and fingering

Sell: $150 USD (includes shipping to USA and Canada), add $10 for international shipping

Flute: Tony Richards Native American-Style Flute in F
Specs: New Guinea walnut with rosewood end-caps; soft, light colored strap to hold block; six finger holes;

22 inches long; played once - like new; red flannel bag included

Sell: $300 plus shipping


Irish Whistle: Sasato Kildare in High D
Specs: Black injection-molded plastic; adjustable tuning
Condition: New
Sell: $40
Contact: Rick at

Irish Whistle: Sasato Dublin in A
Specs: Black injection-molded plastic; adjustable tuning
Condition: Like new; only played a few hours
Sell: $50

Contact: Cathy Langlois at

Flute: Silver Song Flutes (Jack Thomas) Native American-style flute in E
Specs: Pentatonic; Spanish cedar; walnut ring inlays; relief carved desert scene with three running horses

and prickly pear from a modified Al Stohlman pattern; carved eagle fetish of Honduras mahogany;

intricately carved
Sell: $2,500
Contact: Cathy Langlois at

Flute: Native American-style flute; Redtail Low B

Specs: For a left-handed player; beading at the top; side-blown; 32.25 inches long; cloth bag included; great

condition; all proceeds go to Flutes for Vets, a non-profit organization -

Sell: $400 or best offer

Contact: Twinfeathers,

Looking For Flutes

This section of The Flute Exchange is for people who are looking to acquire specific flutes.

Seeking Historic Native American Flutes
(e.g., Richard Fool Bull, Dan Red Buffalo, Toubat, Louis Webster, etc.)
Contact: Russ Jones at 435-640-5977

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