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by reactolite
Wed Dec 12, 2012 4:42 am
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: Just got my flute, is low C supposed to be hard?
Replies: 8
Views: 10031

Re: Just got my flute, is low C supposed to be hard?

As a recent beginner I initially had great problems with low C. My first flute was unbranded and bought cheap second hand and did not play low C at all. The second flute was a Yamaha 211s again bought used and fairly cheap and although I could (just) get low C out of it was not easy as it was in a v...
by reactolite
Wed Dec 12, 2012 4:05 am
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: Novice flutist has had ego devistated!
Replies: 4
Views: 3653

Re: Novice flutist has had ego devistated!

oh please 8 weeks is not enough you will be fine just practice breathing and long tones Thanks dogster, I grasped the meaning of your reply the instant I read it! And it was quite appropriate as I agree I am expecting too much too soon. I was beginning to delude myself that I was making above avera...
by reactolite
Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:25 am
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: Novice flutist has had ego devistated!
Replies: 4
Views: 3653

Novice flutist has had ego devistated!

Hi people, my first post on Fluteland! I've been 'playing' flute 8 weeks now and thought I was making good progress (without lessons) until yesterday. I made a recording of myself practicing the Cm scale and some Xmas carols (by ear). Played it back and was horrified to hear the results and suddenly...