What is a/the veiling effect?

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ofstarstuff
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What is a/the veiling effect?

Post by ofstarstuff » Thu Feb 02, 2017 5:16 pm

I just read a little about the Boehm's original open G# system. It is said that one of the advantages of this system is that it reduces the "veiling effect" produced by closed sections of the tube.

What does that mean?

Thanks.

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