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  1. I was looking to randomly find one worse, there...

    I was looking to randomly find one worse, there are so many, and I came across this as a lovely exception:

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    I remember when bass clarinet stands were easily...

    I remember when bass clarinet stands were easily over $100 for a decent one, so I think you saved yourself a chunk of change. Hercules now offers a really nice one for around $50. Kudos to you for...
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    Ever consider recreating the original lever touch?

    Ever consider recreating the original lever touch?
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    You could suss this out by looking at these two...

    You could suss this out by looking at these two pictures. The RH thumb key would, if still there, actuate the RH pinkie C key. Follow the metal rods, and that should make sense.


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    Well I'm all for it, even bumped around to see if...

    Well I'm all for it, even bumped around to see if I could change it, but I don't know if changing it will break other stuff.
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    Ooh, I like that Keith. BTW, I'll tweak your...

    Ooh, I like that Keith. BTW, I'll tweak your alias and then you can change it from then on. I do that for people I know and who are respected members of the music forum world. Be well.
  7. I so agree with Terry's analysis, but I can see...

    I so agree with Terry's analysis, but I can see this is really bugging you. Have you played with key heights, different mouthpieces, and/or cork wedges in the tone holes? BTW, my Buffet Privilege...
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    I recently played the Kessler bass clarinet to...

    I recently played the Kessler bass clarinet to low C. I was very pleased with the instrument although in ten years I have never seen a written low D, C# or C for the instrument in community band...
  9. Thread: Tenor?

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    Regarding study materials, I use this site back...

    Regarding study materials, I use this site back when I was considering adding the recorder to my rep: http://www.8notes.com/recorder/
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    Welcome Bob. I have a set of sop to bari...

    Welcome Bob. I have a set of sop to bari recorders and I have to say that they are very finicky, at least for me. It is way too easy to overblow them. But if that were my only instrument, I would...
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    Bubble wrap is your friend, never had to buy it...

    Bubble wrap is your friend, never had to buy it cuz so many peeps hoard this stuff. No, really ...
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    De nada. 8-)

    De nada. 8-)
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    Luv me some Klezmer clarinet, good stuff! :)

    Luv me some Klezmer clarinet, good stuff! :)
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    Welcome Anthony. Busy weekend with two gigs, just...

    Welcome Anthony. Busy weekend with two gigs, just catching up. Do you have any YouTubage? :)
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    Having designed some homemade multi-cases before...

    Having designed some homemade multi-cases before two reasons that there aren't such things for a bari come to mind. One, fewer musicians are doublers, at least in the circles I run. And, when you...
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    Are you looking for something like this reed case...

    Are you looking for something like this reed case?
  17. There are so many excellent instruments to choose...

    There are so many excellent instruments to choose from now-a-daze that I'm loath to recommend any single horn to a good player. Most likely you will sound the same on any of the three you have...
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    I pinged one of our tárogató experts, hoping to...

    I pinged one of our tárogató experts, hoping to find him available. I know a lot of people buying a Bb tárogató (like I did) tried various soprano sax mouthpieces with some success. In my case, if it...
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    I hope you've noticed the banner ads at the top...

    I hope you've noticed the banner ads at the top of the forum. We've had them up for a year now, after Quinn and SeaWind said that they'd give us cash in exchange for banner space. The other day, Pete...
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    Sticky: I've been fascinated by this new find, Jon Gomm,...

    I've been fascinated by this new find, Jon Gomm, who plays guitar as both a string and percussion instrument. Lovely stuff:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nY7GnAq6Znw
  21. Not sure what you have there and not sure it...

    Not sure what you have there and not sure it matters. Bass clarinets really need a nice mouthpiece. Playing in the clarion range can be really tough on instruments with mechanical problems too. If...
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    Have you any thoughts about oiling this...

    Have you any thoughts about oiling this instrument's wood? Looks really dry.
  23. I prefer Legere Signature (new I believe since...

    I prefer Legere Signature (new I believe since SOTSDO tried them) on big instruments, Plasticover on clarinet/sax, and Fibercell for any. All are fine and last a long time. You may find that your...
  24. My wife and I both have a Gemeinhardt 3SHB flute...

    My wife and I both have a Gemeinhardt 3SHB flute and we like them. What is your playing background?
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    Agreed, for the cost of the repair you could get...

    Agreed, for the cost of the repair you could get a fine used instrument.
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