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    Terry, your post reminded me of something from my...

    Terry, your post reminded me of something from my phone-support days when I worked at Apple.

    Stripping away the mystery of computer support a bit, there are a lot of people with essentially the...
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    (First, I confused myself. To recap, I initially...

    (First, I confused myself. To recap, I initially got a Corsair K70 keyboard. It had some problems, so I was going to exchange for the older K60. However, I stayed with the K70 because I wasn't...
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    2140 So, that's the result. I'd use it as...

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    So, that's the result. I'd use it as follows:

    Pick the model
    Pick the pitch
    Pick the finish
    Add an extra
    (The "From Soundfuga" button enters an HTML link in my Album Description field...
  4. Thread: Favorite Cases

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    I should mention that my favorite "stock" case...

    I should mention that my favorite "stock" case was the one that came with my Yamaha 52 baritone. IIRC, it had three handles across the top, one on the side. Nicely padded. Weighed about as much as...
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    That was actually moderately painful. Ouch. I...

    That was actually moderately painful. Ouch.

    I mentioned above that one of the big drawback to "coding" text macros in Air Keyboard is that it looks like you can only record a keystroke at a time....
  6. Thread: Favorite Cases

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    Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl...

    Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn. Knock three times on the ceiling if you want me. Sorry. I mean, "Hi, there!"

    I've not seen a baritone case that does the gullwing thing. I...
  7. Thread: Promotions

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    FWIW, when I was a student at Fredonia State...

    FWIW, when I was a student at Fredonia State college in NY, I made an effort to attend any free or low cost music event (which included at least one opera, if not more). While all were sparsely...
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    Terry speaks truth. We both used Composer. I...

    Terry speaks truth. We both used Composer. I also used Finale and Professional Performer, from version 1.0 and on a Fat Mac. Dual floppies, baby!

    I should talk about limitations.

    I can...
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    More Keyboard Chat

    As mentioned in the Mechanical Keyboard thread, I now am the proud owner of a Rosewill Cherry MX Blue and a Corsair K70 Cherry MX Red keyboard. I'm very happy with them. However, I've always wanted...
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    Sticky: "Hey, everyone. It's 404: time not found." I...

    "Hey, everyone. It's 404: time not found."

    I informed our PFY ("pimply-faced youth; i.e. our junior tech) that today he did a CLM by arguing with the boss. (Career Limiting Move.)
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    Remember to post back here to tell us what you...

    Remember to post back here to tell us what you got!
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    Great thread. Thanks for creating it!

    Great thread. Thanks for creating it!
  13. Thread: Promotions

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    Chris, that's a good gig. I'd also love to see...

    Chris, that's a good gig. I'd also love to see your spreadsheet.
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    I tell y'all whut. (Sorry. It's been 35 years...

    I tell y'all whut. (Sorry. It's been 35 years since I lived in Ft. Worth, TX. Comes out sometimes.) Terry, send me an e-mail with your pics. I'll clean up the thread.
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    Sticky: CTKI Problem. "CTKI" is the chair-to-keyboard...

    CTKI Problem. "CTKI" is the chair-to-keyboard interface.
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    You had the basic text editor set as your...

    You had the basic text editor set as your default. I've switched it on to "advanced."

    The code for just inserting an image is imagepath "Imagepath" has to be to a file ending in .jpg, .png, etc.,...
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    I +1 Helen. I don't know if a used 62 will...

    I +1 Helen.

    I don't know if a used 62 will have a mouthpiece in the case, but the stock mouthpiece that comes with a new 62 really isn't bad. If the seller's not throwing one in, you should...
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    It's a very, very hard thing to be told that...

    It's a very, very hard thing to be told that you've been handed $5000 saxophone when you've played the $500 one and like that one just as much, if not more. That's actually one of the challenges in...
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    Sticky: This evening: SaxophoneEnsemble Mi-Bemol...

    This evening: SaxophoneEnsemble Mi-Bemol from Japan playing the 2nd movement from Dvorak's Symphony #9 ("From the New World"). It's not perfect, but the colors are very nice. (It's one of my...
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    I've found literally dozens of 800s misidentified...

    I've found literally dozens of 800s misidentified as 880s. Not as many the other way around, though.

    880, 8830, and 8833 section now updated on my blog.
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    Hi. I'm the resident Yamaha fanatic. The...

    Hi. I'm the resident Yamaha fanatic.

    The YBS-32 is a really decent bari. I'm glad you've got one. I had a 52, which is mostly the same horn as the 32, just a different market.

    The Yamaha...
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    And adding on to the going from soprano sax from...

    And adding on to the going from soprano sax from clarinet comments, I started out as a clarinet player and went to saxophone. I cannot play a straight soprano sax very well because I play it like...
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    ... And this is why we have problems with Yani...

    ... And this is why we have problems with Yani serial numbers.


    2098


    Yes, it's an A-800. The serial number is 87902482 (here's the ad; I got the picture from one of the links). You could...
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    I just found a S-901 that was purchased new in...

    I just found a S-901 that was purchased new in 2010 or early 2011 with a s/n of 00308501, so I think my little chart is holding together fairly well, but could use a little tweaking.
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