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How to make tongue faster?

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phovis
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How to make tongue faster?

Postby phovis » Fri Jun 16, 2017 7:51 am

Hello guys. Could someone recommend or link below some exercises to make your tongue faster, because I really can't play fast stakato :(

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pied_piper
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Re: How to make tongue faster?

Postby pied_piper » Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:31 pm

"Never give a flute player a screwdriver."
--anonymous--

fluteguy18
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Re: How to make tongue faster?

Postby fluteguy18 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 4:48 pm

Well, you have two main options. First, you could simply take speed. But drugs really aren't recommended. Or you could try this!

http://bfy.tw/CQaQ

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SylvreKat
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Re: How to make tongue faster?

Postby SylvreKat » Sat Jun 17, 2017 8:15 pm

I knew a flutist in college who could out-double-tongue anyone. Said it was 'cause she grew up on a farm calling the cats--"Here kittykittykittykitty...."

>'Kat
Flutes:
1975 Gemeinhardt M2 in chrome nickel
1982 Armstrong 80
2006 Yamaha 584

Piccs:
1978 Artley piece of crap 15 P
1982 Gemeinhardt 4S
1980s (?) Armstrong all wood (no model)

Bass:
2006 Jupiter di Medici G0199

Plus many many flute-cousins....


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