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by Bettie
Wed Dec 03, 2003 11:51 am
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Middle-aged flute player wannabees
Replies: 61
Views: 35102

Middle-aged flute player wannabees

[quote] ---------------- On 10/22/2003 9:18:20 PM Hi everyone . . . I'm a middle-aged person who started playing the flute in elementary school and then gave it up. It's something I've always wanted to go back to and I've learned that it's never too late to learn something new and no time like the p...
by Bettie
Sun Jun 15, 2003 4:22 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: How did you get into flute playing?
Replies: 23
Views: 13466

How did you get into flute playing?

Hi, I started taking piano lessons at age 8 and I took lessons until I graduated from high school. When I was in the 9th grade, I heard someone play a flute solo , and I decided that I wanted to play the flute. That summer I took lessons and the band director let me sit in with the band and play as ...
by Bettie
Tue Feb 04, 2003 5:07 pm
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: screw loose on flute
Replies: 21
Views: 19012

screw loose on flute

Yes, the loose screw does cause a problem because
it causes one of the keys not to fit tightly when pressed down and air escapes.
I have an Armstrong 303B. My last flute was a Gemeinhardt and it didn't do
this. I have talked to others that have the same problem. [::)]
by Bettie
Tue Feb 04, 2003 10:47 am
Forum: Advanced Flute Topics
Topic: screw loose on flute
Replies: 21
Views: 19012

screw loose on flute

Hi, I''ve had my flute for about 5 years. For the
first several months the screw didn''tchange. However, after a while I had to
tighten it quite often. They worked on it at the repair shop, but it is starting
to do it again. What should I do?[;)]