The DS model is the realization of the professional flutists’s dream. This solid silver instrument is the result of superior workmanship, research and design. Each flute allows the performer to create thieir own unique sound with warmth and a wide spectrum of tonal color. The DS model establishes the standard against whick all professional flutes are measured. It comes with a beautifully handcut headjoint and Muramatsu’s famous dependable key mechanism, and is the ideal choice for the professional flutist who desires custom options. The North American DS offers the D# roller as a standard feature, and is stamped on the ribbing, assuring our customers that their flute was made to North American specifications.