Miyazawa Handmade Custom Flute Model 102 - Silver-plated hand-cut headjoint with sterling silver lip plate, riser, and barrel, silver-plated body and mechanism, partial Brögger mechanism, drawn tone holes, French (open hole) model, pointed key arms, gold springs, Straubinger pads, (.016 or .018) tubing, A=442, B footjoint. Handmade in Japan.
The MZ-10 head joint allows the player to put a large volume of air through the flute, achieving a rich and powerful sound. Characterized by plenty of lower partials anchoring the sound with a full harmonic spectrum. Flexible and responsive with a wide range of tonal and color possibilities.