If the next musical step down from a flute is a lute, what's the one after that? A ute?
Doesn't sound very musical if you ask me.
UPDATE! - Also, come to think of it:
Violincello > Violin > Viol, which is pretty vile, if you ask me.
Cornet > Corn
Not sure about Saxophones, Vibraphones, and Telephones, though.
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