Suited for professionals who really want to progress their playing. The Yamaha YFL517 Professional Hand Made Flute offers a well balanced resistance a rich warm tone and excellent projection. Allowing the fluitist to produce a colourful sound across a wide dynamic spectrum the upgraded AM headjoint provides freedom for musical expression. A special heat treating process called sound annealing has also been added for a quicker more lively response. The nickel silver body is built durable whilst also producing a warm full tone with outstanding projection. Perfect for extended periods of use the sterling silver head joint and lip-plate have a more comfortable feel. For musicians requiring a modern sounding flute with exceptional playability the YFL517 is an ideal choice. This model comes equipped with a hard case and soft carry bag.