Alto Flute in G
Tenor Flute in D
Bass Flute in G
These Renaissance Flutes are handmade of plastic and tuned electronically. The Alto is in G, the Tenor is in D, and the Bass is in G. A full consort consists of 1 Alto, 2 Tenors, and a Bass. (Another combination is: 3 Tenors, and 1 Bass) A fingering chart is included with order.
Renaissance Flutes can be seen in this illustration by Praetorius in the bottom right-hand corner.
Alto in G - $60.00 (Shipping $6.00)
Tenor in D - $80.00 ( Shipping $6.00)
Bass in G - $120.00 ( Shipping $6.00)
Consort of 1 Alto, 2 Tenors, and 1 Bass - $315.00 (Shipping $15.00)
Consort of 3 Tenors and 1 Bass - $335.00 (Shipping $15.00)
Here are some examples of how a flute consort might sound playing some characteristic Renaissance music (although these are from midis):
1. Le Bon Espoir - Anon. Sheet music available
2. Branle Gay - Attaingnant Sheet music available
3. Bergerette Sans Roche - Susato Sheet music available
Dale E. Victorine