Variously known as whistles, pennywhistles, or flageolets (in France and Quebec),
our wooden whistles have a fuller, mellower tone than tin whistles,
with a range of two octaves from D to high D and beyond, with perfect intonation.
Also available in the key of C
D Whistles in solid wood
High D whistles in Blackwood and Rosewood
June 21, 2010:
"I just received my Rosewood High D Whistle and it is FANTASTIC! The tone is smooth and pure throughout its entire range and it is a very lovely instrument. Thank you so very much, this is so much better than any other whistle I've ever played" Sincerely, Fred Randles, Canton, Ohio
D Whistle Sound Sample
Nicole O'Toole playing our latest model D whistle along with the Metropolitan Wind Symphony.
'At Kitty O'Shea's by Johann DeMeij
Our new high D whistles in solid rosewood and blackwood, to replace our laminated wood whistles, are now ready. The two brass rings reinforce the socket and the foot end; the O-rings are for tuning. The joint is sealed with internal cork.
A “TRIO” is a three-piece set containing one body, one whistle head and one fife head. With this set, you can play either way.
C Whistles in solid wood
New model C whistle of solid rosewood
and blackwood,with two brass rings, to reinforce the
socket and foot end.