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Flute keys.

All flutes are in the key of C except:


  • The Treble flute which is pitched in the key of G

  • A Soprano Flute in the key of E♭

  • The Alto flute which is pitched in the key of G

  • The Flûte d'amour or flauto d'amore is pitched in A♭, A, or B♭

  • Contra-alto flute is in G

  • The subcontrabass flute, sometimes called the double contra-alto flute, is pitched either in the key of G or in F.

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