Gizmo key

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Gizmo key

Post by Bo » Fri May 21, 2010 5:28 pm

Hi,

Is the gizmo key ONLY used to play the high C or does it have other uses?

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Post by fluteguy18 » Fri May 21, 2010 7:09 pm

The gizmo isn't used specifically/only for the high C. That's just what it is known for. It is actually used to close the low b tone hole without closing the low C or C# tone holes. This technique is used to control venting in the top register. It can be used on many more notes than the high C.

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Post by Bo » Fri May 21, 2010 7:24 pm

Thanks. :)

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