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Di Zhao Flutes
Mr. Zhao graduated from Wuhan conservatory, after which he played at the Hunan Broadcast Orchestra for two years as the principle flutist. In 1984 he became the principal flutist at the National Ensemble Orchestral of China in Beijing, a post that he held until 1990 when he came to the United State to pursue his Masterís Degree at Indianan University. In 1992 he went to the noted repair school West Iowa Technical School and enrolled in the program of Band Instrument repair. At the end of 1992 he was hired to work for Verne Q. Powell Flutes, beginning his 15 year flute making career. During his over 13 years of work at Powell, Mr. Zhao mastered all aspects of flute production. He worked as a padder, headjoint maker, stringer, and body maker. Many of the flutes Di Zhao has made were for hundreds of famous flutists around world. In 2002 he was promoted to Powellís Vice president of Quality. In his career out of Powell, Mr. Zhao has also worked at Williams Hayes Flute Inc as the Vice President and General Manager.

He has done consultant work for many other companies, and has also helped Sonare and Haynes establish factories in China, all the while continuing to produce excellent high-quality flutes. Now, Mr. Zhao has started his own flute business and has built a flute factory in China, working to produce the best quality flutes in China for the next generation.

Shan Liu has been teaching flute for the past 30 years. She earned her Bachelorís Degree in music at Wuhan Conservatory and Masterís at Indiana University. After receiving her Bachelorís Degree, she played for the Central Philharmonic of China in Beijing for over 6 years before coming to the United States. While she was earning her Masterís degree, she played in the Southwest Michigan and Elkhart Orchestras, also teaching at St. Maryís College and Indiana University at South Bend Academy. After receiving her Masterís, she earned her Artistís Diploma in Music with Mr. Donald Peck, the principal flutist of the Chicago Symphony. Today, Shan Liu is a faculty member at Indian Hill Music School and runs a very successful private studio
 
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Di Zhao Intermediate and Advanced Flutes
Di Zhao Piccolos
Di Zhao Alto Flute
Di Zhao Bass Flute
 Products (Total Items: 9)
Di Zhao Mini-Di Beginning Flute
Di Zhao Mini-Di Beginning Flute
The Mini Beginning C Flute preschool through early elementary students
$525.00    
Di Zhao -200 Beginning C-flute
Di Zhao -200 Beginning C-flute
The Traditional Beginning Flute
$605.00    
Di Zhao Alto Flute
Di Zhao Alto Flute
Alto Flute in G with both a Curved and Straight Head Joint
$1,789.00    
Di Zhao Bass Flute
Di Zhao Bass Flute
DZB-Bass Flute with Curved Head Joint
$2,489.00    
Di Zhao - 300 Intermediate Flute
Di Zhao - 300 Intermediate Flute
Silver Plated Body and Head Joint, Open-hole, B-foot, Off-set or In-line G
$789.00    
Di Zhao -400 Intermediate Flute
Di Zhao -400 Intermediate Flute
Silver Plated Body with Solid Silver Head Joint, Open-hole, B-foot, Off-set or In-line G
$1,089.00    
Di Zhao - 600 Advanced Flute
Di Zhao - 600 Advanced Flute
Solid Silver Body, Solid Silver Head Joint, Nickel-silver Mechanism, Open-hole, B-foot, Off-set or In-line G
$1,789.00    
Di Zhao - 700 Advanced Flute
Di Zhao - 700 Advanced Flute
Solid Silver Body, Solid Silver Head Joint, Nickel-silver Mechanism, Pointed Arms, Open-hole, B-foot, Off-set or In-line G
$2,148.00    
Di Zhao -500  Flute
Di Zhao -500 Flute
Silver Plated Body with Solid Silver Head Joint and pointed arms Open-hole, B-foot, Off-set or In-line G
$1,215.00