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by Nadya
Wed Aug 25, 2004 1:44 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: WhErE iZ eVeRyOnE fRoM!?
Replies: 114
Views: 72369

northern Canada
by Nadya
Fri Aug 06, 2004 4:36 pm
Forum: Flute Playing and Practicing Basics
Topic: Metronome evil annoyance or helful tool?
Replies: 39
Views: 27015

i find them to be extremely helpful
by Nadya
Fri Aug 06, 2004 4:30 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Lots of Practice=Shoulder Pain????
Replies: 9
Views: 8016

you might want to look into the Alexander Technique. it helped me a lot
by Nadya
Fri Aug 06, 2004 4:28 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: cleaning pads with alcohol
Replies: 8
Views: 8528

thanks a lot guys...i really appreciate it

its not sticky pads i have a problem with...its dirty pads. you know, when you look at the pad itself, and theres that dark ring on it?? thats what im talking about

and jessclark..thanks for the website :D
by Nadya
Tue Aug 03, 2004 12:06 am
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Gemeinhardt
Replies: 32
Views: 31816

same here....much as i love my gemeinhardt, im looking at buying a Yamaha, preferably a professional model sometime soon
by Nadya
Sun Jul 11, 2004 7:21 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: What are some of your favorite pieces to play ?
Replies: 30
Views: 14048

Tambourin, by Francois Joseph Gossec is my favourite piece to play

a good book is Solos For Flute-36 Repertoire Pieces, by Donald Peck

and i couldnt live without my fake books....www.halleonard.com
by Nadya
Sat Jul 10, 2004 3:59 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Lots of Practice=Shoulder Pain????
Replies: 9
Views: 8016

i have a lot of pain in my right shoulder when i play as well. i went to the physiotherapist originally because my hand would swell up and start burning, then it progressed to my shoulder. i was diagnosed with Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. it occurs when the thoracic nerve running across your upper tors...
by Nadya
Fri Jul 09, 2004 5:53 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: cleaning pads with alcohol
Replies: 8
Views: 8528

it's not the stickiness i'm worried about.....it's the black rings on my pads that i don't like. i've used pad paper and cigarette paper, and they dont get rid of them
by Nadya
Fri Jul 09, 2004 12:06 am
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: open holed,,,
Replies: 22
Views: 15093

i prefer french style....its just a matter of opinion. it didn't take me very long to adjust, and i couls swear that it has a more pure sound...but i could be wrong
by Nadya
Fri Jul 09, 2004 12:01 am
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: cleaning pads with alcohol
Replies: 8
Views: 8528

cleaning pads with alcohol

my old band teacher told me that i can clean my pads with rubbing alcohol. since im going to "band camp" in a couple weeks, i dont want to do anything to ruin them. is it a good idea?
by Nadya
Thu Jul 08, 2004 11:59 pm
Forum: Intermediate and Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: Gemeinhardt
Replies: 32
Views: 31816

ive played on a gemeinhardt for the past 5 years, and i love them. i have a solid silver 3SB model, open holed, and its great

i think that im gonna get a Yamaha next though