The W-A4 (Eire) model is developed with Irish music in mind.  It has wooden ends with metal inserts for the primary reflection areas. The sound can be characterized as metal like, but not harsh. It has a 'flute' like quality to it.The reed pans are parallel, as in the W-A2 and A-3, but have adjusted chambers and customized scaled reeds. The equilibrium is flat, meaning that there is very little difference in volume between the lowest and highest notes. 

 

         

 


 W-A4 with padouk ends and nickel inserts

 

       Model W-A4

          Standard configuration:

  • 31 key Wheatstone or Jeffries layout. 

  • Parallel reed pan

  • 6 fold bellows

  • Flat wooden ends with metal inserts

  • Tuning: see options

  • Custom scaled reeds: steel tongue in individual brass frames

  • Domed metal keys/delrin® cores.

 

 

W-A4 with ebonized ends and silver inserts

 

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