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Balancing the flute

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Balancing the flute

Postby lexxmexx » Mon Jan 04, 2016 11:27 pm

I have a problem keeping the flute still when playing notes that do not use my left thumb, like C, C#, G3, G#3. The flute tends to want to roll off from my hands and as a result, I could not get a good tone out of it.

How should I hold my flute so that it will stay still?

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Re: Balancing the flute

Postby pied_piper » Tue Jan 05, 2016 6:29 pm

Try this Guide to holding the flute:

"Never give a flute player a screwdriver."

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