Erik the Flutemaker

Egyptian Flute

My 21 inch Egyptian Flute has an ancient, theatrical presence that drops you into a forgotten time. It is one of my favorite flutes and seems to rewire the brain.

This flute is great for meditating, for improvising and for dramatic effect in storytelling.

To me, this flute is my "Jesus Flute". When I play this flute, it takes me to the place where I can sense His presence as though He were walking by.

The Dark Egyptian Flute is finished darkened and glassy, capped with exotic Cocobolo wood.

The bamboo used to make this flute is quite rare because of the long, slender, node-less sections it requires.

The inspiration for this flute came when someone gave me an Egyptian Ney which is a rim blown flute; very difficult to blow for a western player used to a side blown flute. So guided by the Ney, I made a side blown flute, tossed out a hole that I didn't hear to be harmonic and was splendidly surprised by what I had.

It is now one of my favorite flutes that you too can own.

Every Egyptian Flute has a protective binding and comes with a flute bag to keep your flute safe.

What you are saying...


Erik,
I wanted to thank you for such beautiful craftsmanship, the sound of the Egyptian and Meditation Flute is beautiful and it will be a great aid… I am grateful for the wonderful surprise of the cases to protect them and the additional paperwork provided on how to play and to know about some of your journey.
Thanks again, David Jones in New South Wales, Australia December 5, 2016

Erik,
Received the Egyptian Flute today and I thank you! It is an amazing instrument that completely makes me feel as if I am in Ancient Egypt, so close to the Ney! And also thank you for giving me the opportunity to help the children in Nicaragua.
Best regards, Arthur Olímpio, Recife, Brazil. March 17th, 2016

Erik, I received the natural Egyptian flute as a Christmas gift from my girlfriend. I don't think I could be any happier and I am so very thankful. I love this instrument, and although I've never touched a flute in my life, I see this flute traveling the world with me. I have a particular interest in ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, and as in the description, it drops you into that forgotten time. The sound is enchanting, mesmerizing, and so very peaceful. Erik thank you for doing what you do.
With much gratitude, Chris. Dec, 27, 2015

Erik,
I received my Egyptian flute in UK on Wed 9th Dec after ordering it from you on Mon 7th.
I would just like to say a massive thanks and appreciation for the quality of all aspects of your business and the beauty of this flute. It sounds wondrous! Much thanks for a superb service and a joyous instrument to keep me company for the foreseeable future!
Highest regards, Terao Hedges in Oxford, United Kingdom Dec. 10th 2015

Hello Erik!
This afternoon (just after a week!) I received my Oriental and Egyptian flutes. There are no words to describe my joy! They are fantastic, magic, wonderful sound and such a great work of a professional craftsmanship. I spend only a few times to get a really good sound! Oh, it's amazing! I want to thank you for all, for the emotions and passion that you gave me through these instruments of poetry! I think I'll order more from you later. Keep up the good work!
Greetings from Italy, Francesco Aug 5, 2015

Dear Erik,
I just got my Egyptian flute and I could not be more excited. I probably don't have to tell you how beautiful this instrument is, I'm sure you know, but wow! My expectations have been exceeded. I just wanted to send you a heart-felt thanks for using your talents to craft this beautiful piece. Thank you, for the new music you have brought to my life!
With sincere gratitude, Tricia in New York City, June 15, 2015

Dear Erik,
Minutes after I picked up my Egyptian Flute and began my search for the right way to blow I heard this intense, rich sound. From that moment on I stuck my lips like glue to this sweet spot and poured all I had in me. Though the sounds were a bit shaky, crude to be honest, I feel this experience has finally set me on a path I have always longed for. Mastering this brilliant instrument one day will make my dream come true. Thank You form the bottom of my heart.
Best regards, Mike Skora from Breslau, Poland June 27, 2014

Erik,
I'm very impressed about your excellent craftsmanship.
The Oriental and Egyptian flutes are not only captivating instruments, but so beautiful objects.
Being an architect, I closely look in detail your work and deeply appreciate the simple and clean design,
not to speak about the candid and rich sounds: Outstanding!
You also gave me the opportunity to give a tiny help to others when acquiring two of your instruments.
Thanks for your time and care doing these beauties.
Juan Arroyo in Mexico City Sept.13 2013

My warm regards to Sir Erik. I received the flute earlier today and it is wonderful. Thank you so much for such a beautiful instrument. May God Bless all of you!
Ramesh, Aug 18, 2012

Hi Erik. The Oriental and the Egyptian flute I have just ordered from you are absolutely mind-blowing. You helped me to realize a big dream. I always wanted to play bamboo flutes, but it was so hard to get the tone. Then I have found you on you tube, saved money, ordered the flutes, went to the customs office an carried them home. In fact there are really beautiful! But this time only after 10 minutes I had the tone and after 30 minutes I was able to play melodies. I really can feel the vibration of the air in my hands and feel that these instruments are alive. This is a miracle. There are so many rich tones in these flutes. Thank you very much for freeing me from this not-to-be-able-to-play-a-bamboo-flute pain. I am sure it will not be the last order I do with you. I really do love these instruments. God bless you and your hands. Many thanks and greetings from Andreas Gerich in Berlin, Germany.

Hi, Erik
I'm very impressed by the quality and the design. The Oriental flute plays by itself almost. It's very easy to get a good sound out of it even for me, a beginner. The sound is really deep! The Egyptian flute is easier to play for me and I simply love it's mysterious sound and scale. I'm thinking of buying more from you. Thank you, Erik. Now I'm going to read your book.
God bless you!
In gratitude Rok Koritnik in Slovenia November,2010

I am a sucker for exotic instruments, especially flutes. They don't come much more exotic than the Egyptian flute by Erik.
The narrower bore of the Egyptian gives it a very sweet sound, particularly the second octave.
Bill Butler, Austrailia, June 2005
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Erik the Flutemaker
14701 SW 18th Court
Davie, FL 33325
Phone: +1/954.424.6502
Email: info@eriktheflutemaker.com

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