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by RenzowithdaBenzo
Thu May 29, 2014 3:01 pm
Forum: Flute Repertoire
Topic: College Band Auditions
Replies: 1
Views: 1970

College Band Auditions

So I'll be a freshmen in college this coming school year and i'll be auditioning for concert band. I won't be majoring or minoring in music, but I still want to try and see what happens. Part of the audition is an excerpt from an etude or solo work. Does anyone know any piece that is generally favor...
by RenzowithdaBenzo
Mon Apr 14, 2014 2:53 pm
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Flute for college
Replies: 10
Views: 3384

Re: Flute for college

Oh I see, I thought you were majoring in music when you mentioned college. In that case, the Sonare would still be your best bet, it would most likely give you the most room to grow and improve. If anything try all the flutes that you can. Azumi and Amadeus are similar to Sonares where they have han...
by RenzowithdaBenzo
Sun Apr 06, 2014 11:52 am
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Flute for college
Replies: 10
Views: 3384

Re: Flute for college

Between the three, the Sonare would by far be the best pick. Powell's handmade headjoint on the sonare body out preforms any Gemeinhardt or Armstrong for sure, especially going into college. I'm currently a senior in high school and I have the Sonare 705 and it's pretty amazing.
by RenzowithdaBenzo
Sat Apr 05, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Miyazawa flutes
Replies: 4
Views: 2696

Miyazawa flutes

Im just curious, but has anyone here played or owned a Miyazawa flute? Do the straubinger pads and brogger system make much of a difference? What were your opinions on the instrument overall?
by RenzowithdaBenzo
Mon Feb 10, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Powell 9k Aurumite or silver conservatory flute
Replies: 3
Views: 3737

Powell 9k Aurumite or silver conservatory flute

So I know Powell's conservatory line have an aurumite flute with the gold on the exterior and in the custom line they have gold in the interior. I have been looking at either the Conservatory silver or aurumite, but I haven't gotten a chance to try them yet. Im not sure if the exterior gold will mak...