The Native American Flute Today
Today, the Native American Flute brings happiness to people all over the world. They are quite the eye catcher with their beautiful designs, easy to handle, and so very magical to play. Native American style flutes are just as satisfying for beginners as they are for experienced musicians.
The flute has achieved a large measure of fame for its beautiful and distinctive sound, it is even used in a variety of new music and older music. This instrument started out as a very personal belonging; its music was played without accompaniment in courtship, healing, meditation, and spiritual rituals. Now the flute is commonly played as a solo, along with other instruments or vocals, or with backing tracks in other styles of music as well as Native American. There are two different types of this flute, the woodlands flute and the plains flute, each flute having its own slightly different structure.
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