C1 Galway Crusader

Flute Headjoint

The Galway Crusader C1 headjoint pairs a “Sterling Silver Plus” tube with a platinum-enhanced lip plate and riser, offering unparalleled evenness, beauty, and power throughout the range of the flute. A weighted crown assembly provides increased resonance. The C1 headjoint is carefully constructed to Sir James Galway’s precise specifications, and Gemeinhardt has developed a process that maintains a level of exactness and consistency in each and every headjoint.

The Galway Crusader C1 model headjoint kicks off the series with a design Gemeinhardt carefully constructed to Sir James Galway’s precise specifications. Through the latest technological advancements, Gemeinhardt is able to replicate the headjoint design for each and every headjoint produced. The inconsistencies of the hand making process are taken out of the equation, and the flutist’s expectations for high quality sound production are guaranteed in every headjoint. The C1 headjoint tube is made from Gemeinhardt’s “Sterling Silver Plus,” and the platinum-enhanced lip plate and riser offer unparalleled evenness, beauty, and power throughout the range of the flute. The C1 headjoint also features a weighted crown assembly for increased resonance. All Crusader headjoints are made by Gemeinhardt in Elkhart, Indiana, USA.

BrandGemeinhardt
Headjoint FinishSilver-Plated
Headjoint Wall ThicknessStandard (0.016″)
Headjoint StyleStraight
Headjoint ModelJ1
Body FinishSilver-Plated
Foot FinishSilver-Plated
Key FinishSilver-Plated
Key StyleClosed-Hole
Key Arm StyleY-Arm
Inline / OffsetOffset
Foot Joint OptionsC Foot
Skill LevelStudent
Case TypeHard-shell Plastic
Case CoverN/A
Cleaning RodPlastic
Flute PlugsNo
Warranty5 year