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by johnnyredgate
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Thumb Problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1995

Re: Thumb Problems

Thanks for that Kat. I'm going to have to try the splints I think. I'll leave fusion until the knuckle starts poking through the skin.

John
by johnnyredgate
Wed Aug 29, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Miyazawa gi-bu ST
Replies: 0
Views: 1512

Miyazawa gi-bu ST

Hello I have recently bought a Miyazawa gi-bu ST serial number 55166 which I absolutely love. It has a solid silver head and I believe a silver body, and it seems to me a seriously big sound compared to my old Yamaha 43. I cannot find much info about the Miyazawa so I wondered if anyone could help w...
by johnnyredgate
Tue Aug 28, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Thumb Problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1995

Thumb Problems

I have displaced second thumb joints i.e. nearest the wrist on both hands, worse on right. Technically subluxation of the 1st MCPJ. Doctors say put up with it (but progressive), wear splints or fuse the joints. I'm worried about how any of the options might affect by flute playing (immediately and i...