Founded in 1991 (USA) by Kanichi Nagahara, 'Nagahara Flutes' have gone on to become one of the most popular and superior flute makers in the world.  Having studied with some of the finest Japanese and American flute makers, Kanichi Nagahara has drawn upon the finest aspects of these two worlds to develop and enhance the sound and ergonomics of the modern flute. Nagahara instruments combine superb craftsmanship  and artistry allowing the player freedom of expression, ease of articulation, powerful projection, flexibility of tone and dynamic control.