Balancing the flute

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Balancing the flute

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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

Post by pied_piper »

Try this Guide to holding the flute:
"Never give a flute player a screwdriver."

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