Ken, I received the flute and case in the mail this afternoon. I opened the package and saw the sturdy Harding case and then I opened it. I pulled out the flute in the burgundy flute bag- nice! I knew I was in for a treat. I unbuttoned the flap and pulled out the flute. The flute is more than you described over the phone but you were right when you told me I would like it. The workmanship is impeccable. The flute is light as a feather. After some time of admiring it (and waiting for it to warm up from the mail truck ride) I put my first breathe through the flute. The sound and tone of the flute was amazing. I continued to play the flute and got use to the fingering and breathe control. I really didn’t want to stop. This flute has brought me to a new level of appreciation. I want to thank you for that, in which I will always be grateful. - G.P. Mequon, WI
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