The man with the golden flute
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Emmanuel Pahud: 10 facts about the great flute player
5. The man with the golden flute
Pahud's first flute was a silver-plated Yamaha. His parents later bought him two Muramatsu Flutes, one half hand-made and the other fully hand-made. Pahud currently plays a 14-karat golden flute which he bought in 1989 with money he won from competitions.