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by lhampton
Sun Mar 30, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Poll- Flute
Replies: 89
Views: 64148

1) What group do you play for?(college band, marching band, for fun) Wind Ensemble, Youth Orchestra, marching band (drum major), All-State 2) What kind of flute do you play? Miyazawa 3)What is your dream flute? gold miyazawa; we met at the midsouth flute convention, however, had to part. 4)What flut...
by lhampton
Sun Mar 30, 2008 8:14 pm
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Ibert
Replies: 6
Views: 7073

Oh yeah! I remember Doriot mentioning the bach in masterclass. It is quite similar. intriguing?? in the 3rd measure of one bring out the eighth notes (f, eb, bb, etc) and use a lot of vibrato. the same goes for the 7th measure of 2, and so on (wherever that rhythmic figure is) at two, a staccato, le...
by lhampton
Thu Mar 27, 2008 8:23 pm
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Ibert
Replies: 6
Views: 7073

Ibert

Any tips for the Ibert Concerto?
by lhampton
Thu Mar 27, 2008 8:17 pm
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Jazz Flute Pieces
Replies: 7
Views: 8435

ian clarke has some pretty sweet stuff
by lhampton
Sun Mar 23, 2008 2:46 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Conservatory Auditions
Replies: 3
Views: 5146

check with the schools' websites. they usually list the audition repertoire
by lhampton
Wed Feb 06, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: sankyo vs miyzawa
Replies: 4
Views: 3880

I play a miyazawa and have loved every minute of it. It's my preference

however, a friend of mine absolutely adores her sankyo

it's a toss up
by lhampton
Sun Nov 11, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Thoughts on Gemeinhardt Flutes?
Replies: 7
Views: 5722

DON'T DO IT!!!! Lol I had so much trouble with my intermediate gem. 3bsh the sound was so stuffy, i had terrible intonation problems, i could never play loud. when I "upgraded" to my miyazawa professional model, all of those problems went away. I also never had intonation problems or dynamic issues ...
by lhampton
Tue Sep 25, 2007 9:10 pm
Forum: Intermediate Flute Playing Tips and Questions
Topic: Intonation
Replies: 1
Views: 3777

Intonation

Lately I've been working diligently trying to get my ear trained and my notes in tune. I work with a tuner and piano everyday but can't seem to fix my super sharp C#. (It's around 25 cents sharp btw). The rest of my notes are pretty in tune but I just can't seem to lower this stupid C#. Any suggesti...
by lhampton
Tue Sep 11, 2007 8:20 pm
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Tchaikovsky Flute Concerto
Replies: 8
Views: 6598

that sounds sooo cool! I had no idea tchaik had a flute concerto floating around and it was found! where have I been!?! geez...well, I can't wait to hear it. I'm sure it's wonderful!
by lhampton
Tue Sep 11, 2007 8:15 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: What are you working on?
Replies: 17
Views: 13795

oh fluteguy18! you're kristin keane's student correct?! she played charanga at dwyer's tanglewood recital...very cool piece
by lhampton
Mon Sep 10, 2007 9:24 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: What are you working on?
Replies: 17
Views: 13795

ahhh firebird....makes my head hurt and voice by takemitsu is sooo cool. I have it but haven't mastered the techniques needed to perform it. And the copland duo...one of my favorites. I had this friend at tanglewood and she made up a little story to go along in the 3rd movement...it was about a cowb...
by lhampton
Sun Aug 26, 2007 6:56 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Carnival Of Venice
Replies: 5
Views: 3735

ohhh great piece. I did this for a competition last year
ummm double tonguing; let me just stress that
try and sound as pretty and light as possible....decrescendos on ascensding runs and crescendos on descending runs...typical french

good luck!
and as noted above
stay away from "galway tempos"
by lhampton
Sun Jul 01, 2007 4:27 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: BUTI
Replies: 3
Views: 3379

oh! I did meet her and she helped me greatly! that's so cool!
by lhampton
Thu Apr 19, 2007 1:13 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: BUTI
Replies: 3
Views: 3379

BUTI

is anyone going to the flute workshop in june at tanglewood?