For smaller/younger players ( ages 8 0r 9 and younger) I recommend
I am happy to help you with any questions you may have regarding purchasing/renting a flute.
Warning!There are many other flute brands out there many of them are relatively ok but the majority are poor quality.
Where to purchase/rent/rent-to-buy
Nick Rail Music Store
2801 De La Vina Street
Santa Barbara CA 93105
phone # 805-569-5353
Online Retailers I highly recommend
Woodwind and Brasswind Co.
Flutacious Co. West Coast Flute Dealer
with Ritchie Gonzales!