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by MikeM70
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Hello all, new guy here with a Q about flute ergonomics.
Replies: 5
Views: 3403

Re: Hello all, new guy here with a Q about flute ergonomics.

There is a compant that specializes in ergonomic flute headjoints. Maybe this would help. http://flutelab.com/flutelab.com/ergonomical-flute-headjoints/ that is an interesting idea, not cheap but then they are not going to make large numbers of them, so they never will be, but I can see straight aw...
by MikeM70
Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: good beginner flute methods
Replies: 3
Views: 2026

Re: good beginner flute methods

The Trevor Wye books are fantastic. When I picked the flute back up after a 30 year hiatus, that was and still is my go-to. There are also some great online sources, like Jen Cluff as well. How long have you been playing fiddle? I primarily play Celtic music, so I often play with fiddlers. What par...
by MikeM70
Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: good beginner flute methods
Replies: 3
Views: 2026

good beginner flute methods

HI all,

Decided to take the plunge as an adult, to learn flute. I am mostly a fiddle player, and have lessons in that, so can't really afford to have lessons in both so was wondering if there are any recommendations for good flute methods, either books, DVD's or online.
by MikeM70
Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Hello all, new guy here with a Q about flute ergonomics.
Replies: 5
Views: 3403

Hello all, new guy here with a Q about flute ergonomics.

Thought I'd pop in and say hi all, so hi all. I'm an adult learner thinking of taking up the flute (kinda again, I did play briefly in school). While new to flutes, I am not new to music, been playing guitar for about 20 years, and mandolin about 4. However, at the age of 48 I have started to develo...