Testimonials
Below are just a few of the things that people have had to say about our flutes. We prefer to let the flutes speak for themselves, but if you would like to hear more accounts of satisfied customers, give us a call and we can read aloud from our collection for you.


 


Woodland Voices Flutes are by far my favorite flutes in my collection.  Their woodland voicing is something I have searched for since receiving my first Hawk Little John flute Hawk made for me close to 20 years ago now.  I searched for years for a flute that had a similar feel, tone, heart and soul.  I have found that in Colyn and Kitty’s amazing flutes.  These flutes (including the amazing contrabass flutes featured on the Heart of Silence album on the Sounds True Label I recorded with Peter Kater) are not only incredible healing instruments, but concert quality works of art.   I use them regularly in my sound healing work, concerts and recordings and can’t say enough about the quality, care and love that Colyn and Kitty go into making them.   I highly recommend these flutes and it’s an honor to have them in my collection.

Michael Brant DeMaria


 

Hey Colyn & Kitty
Well, what can I say? Your flutes are on more than half the tracks. (2, 3, 5, 8, 10, 11). They sound great with other instruments, beautiful by themselves, can whisper, caress, or roar as needed. Thank you! Hope you enjoy it.

Safe Journeys - Ron


Hello to all, my name is Mac Lopez (Shoshone) owner of Whirlwind Studios,
and Native American flute performer/maker. I've watched Colyn's flutes
develop over the past year into a well tuned and beautifully voiced
instrument that carries with it the warmth of the Woodlands style voicing so
well known by my Brother, Master flutemaker Hawk LittleJohn of Woodsong
Flutes. Because of Colyn's drive to make the best flute that he can, Colyn
has been open to suggestions that I've shared with him in making a flute
that has the soft voicing qualities of the Woodlands style flute, there are
only a few makers that create a flute with these same qualities, I'm happy
to see that Colyn is one of them and continues to strive to improve his
flutes, Colyn's wife is part of that endevour with her beautiful wood
burnings that she adds to his unique body style. I commend Colyn for his
respect of wanting to make the best instrument possible combined with his
fair pricing of his flute creations and would highly recommend his flutes to
the "professional as well as the beginner" With Blessings, Mac



Colyn is another "young lion" flute maker who is taking the flute to new heights. His flutes have a nice full voice tone with strong volume. Colyn's flutes are both aurally and visually wonderful. I am big fan of husband and wife teams when it comes to art. Kitty probably does some of the best woodburning artwork around. These flutes should satisfy those looking for a flute that has both the sound and look of great art!

Mark Holland


Colyn, Colyn, Colyn,

I just received my WRC F# and had to force myself to put it down so I can express my many thanks. It has exceeded my expectations. It looks and sounds
fantastic! My wife Nita says this one sounds the best of all my flutes. Your workmanship is superb. The sound quality is clear, loud, and resonate. The back-pressure is perfect and the mouthpiece is very comfortable. The three-hole Osage block is both stylish and complimentary.

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you,
Many blessings to you and your family.

Marvin


This flute is exquisitely crafted. The woodburn art is nicely executed. In short, it is a beautiful composition for the eyes. In addition, it feels so good in your hands, the smoothness, the weight and balance are pure harmony for the hands.

But when it comes to playing, it is breathtaking. First the mouth opening is a bit wider than in many other flutes, and it was actually much easier to play, specially with mouth and tongue tricks. And the sound was pure, clear, and quite loud for such a lower tone flute. The sound was like a muse to the soul...a total inspiration.

I cannot recall any other flute that was such a pleasure to see, feel, and play all at once. Congratulations on accomplishing this masterpiece.

Best Regards,
Frankie Sierra


Hey Colyn and Kitty-just emailing to let you know that I got my beautiful new low G flute just now. I have to say that I m absolutely awestruck by the beauty of this wonderful flute. The sound is magnificent-very low and haunting – exactly what I was looking for in that regard. The workmanship is outstanding as usual-I loooovve the way the cedar imparts such a haunting quality to the flute. And Kitty-my gawd it is like you are psychic – the rendering of Flash the owl just left me thunderstruck – you so nailed the look in her eyes and just everything about her. As well you got the landscape surrounding the center so perfect-it’s like you visited the place-with the rolling hills merging into the Rocky mountains- all I can say is WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The rendering of her spirit flying aloft just took my breath away-with that slight aura surrounding her-just beautiful.   I am somewhat emotional right now as I am being assailed by memories of Flash, My Father, and Tara the dog we had at that time-but then that is what the magic of this flute has come to symbolize for me. Anyways you two – I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart – this is easily the most beautiful looking and sounding flute in my collection – many, many thanks.

All My best- Dennis Hanna


Oh Kitty,
It is so beautiful and the sound is heavenly.
My sister-in-law played it for an hour as she is
a concert clarinetist... She said it was the finest
sounding flute she had ever heard or played... She is
a perfectionist and she wants to take the flute to
her rehearsal on Saturday. She plays first chair
clarinetist for the Dayton.Ohio Pharm. Orchestra
let Colyn read this so he knows how good he is...
Thank you. Closer to Christmas I shall get my sister-in-law
one of his flutes... OK

Becky


I now own three of your flutes, including one with Kitty's intricate
woodburning. The maple Bb and birch A are of your earlier design and I
particularly like the breath control I get with that design. My latest flute
is an F# in walnut and resonance is incredible. Its clear sound is like birds
singing across a lake in the early morning. I would highly recommend your
flutes to anyone and look forward to future purchases, including some more
of Kitty's exquisite work. I have found my flute maker.

Ron Payne


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