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- Thu Jun 30, 2016 3:13 pm
- Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
- Topic: Newbie on Artley Wilkins -- what headjoint?
- Replies: 2
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I have a 1960s model of the Wilkins. I love that thing! But mi e seems to be a different animal than my friend's Wilkins which is newer. Mine has a rich, earthy tone to it whereas hers bothered her. My much-trusted repair guy told me not to ever change my head joint because of that lovely tone. Mine...
- Thu Jun 30, 2016 3:05 pm
- Forum: Flute History and Instruments
- Topic: Artley flute
- Replies: 115
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I have a lovely Artley Wilkins made in the 60s. It has a huge embouchere hole, so it takes more air, but it is warm and mellow in tone. I've had mine overhauled three times since I bought it nearly 39 years ago. I adore it.