The Piper Piccolo is a beautifully crafted instrument made from a special Piperwood composite consisting of grenadilla wood and other exotic materials. This fine instrument costs thousands less than professional grenadilla piccolos, yet it has a beautiful sweetness of tone comparable to more costly instruments. This piccolo is much more durable and dependable, as it will not crack or warp. It is built to a consistency of scale which is unmatched. This new line of piccolos represents a major step in providing a professional quality of sound and response at a reasonable and affordable price.