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by RicksMusic
Thu Jun 20, 2013 10:44 am
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Pearl vs. Trevor James Alto flute
Replies: 4
Views: 2207

Re: Pearl vs. Trevor James Alto flute

I agree with fluteguy18. It is best to try them. However, at our recent Flute Extravaganza, a major expo featuring various flutes from 9 makers, the Trevor James remained to constant favorite among the many flutists who attended (particularly the black nickel version). I have several alto flutes ava...
by RicksMusic
Mon May 13, 2013 12:43 pm
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Gemeinhardt 4s piccolo
Replies: 1
Views: 790

Re: Gemeinhardt 4s piccolo

I can't imagine you'll get much for a 44 year old piccolo that may have some unseen or unmentioned issues. A new 4S goes for $1,299.
by RicksMusic
Mon May 13, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: You have never seen this many flutes in one place!
Replies: 2
Views: 5280

Re: You have never seen this many flutes in one place!

Looking forward to seeing you!
by RicksMusic
Thu Apr 18, 2013 3:27 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: You have never seen this many flutes in one place!
Replies: 2
Views: 5280

You have never seen this many flutes in one place!

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by RicksMusic
Wed Apr 10, 2013 2:44 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: FLUTE EXTRAVAGANZA!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 3242

FLUTE EXTRAVAGANZA!!!

FLUTE EXTRAVAGANZA! -Manufacturer Representatives on site! -Special pricing on flutes and flute accessories & music. -Tour the store, pro shop, repair shop & RMI Learning Center. -Obtain info on private lessons, flute choir & other flute events at Rick’s. -Try our vast selection of professional flu...
by RicksMusic
Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:17 pm
Forum: Flute Playing and Practicing Basics
Topic: A good sight reading book for flute?
Replies: 3
Views: 2677

Re: A good sight reading book for flute?

Melodious and Progressive Studies for Flute, Book 1

We have several copies in stock for $12.99 plus USPS postage to your address. Please contact directly if interested.

Scott
RICK'S MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, INC.
401.658.3404

http://www.ricksmusicalinstruments.com
by RicksMusic
Tue Nov 20, 2012 3:11 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Looking to Upgrade
Replies: 4
Views: 1931

Re: Looking to Upgrade

I would like to add a caution to the comment about online sales such as on CL: BUYER BEWARE. With much respect to fluteguy18, the find he spoke of is not typical in our experience. If you do find something, get the seller to agree to let you have it looked at by a qualified technician before purchas...
by RicksMusic
Thu Nov 15, 2012 12:16 pm
Forum: General "Hang-Out" Place
Topic: Looking to Upgrade
Replies: 4
Views: 1931

Re: Looking to Upgrade

I cannot speak for the repair shop you went to, but in our case, we would not work on the flute if it was going to cost more than the flute is worth, especially if the flute can never be right again. This would be a disservice to you, and we would perceive it as unethical behavior on our part to adv...
by RicksMusic
Thu Nov 15, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: Flute History and Instruments
Topic: Armstrong Heritage 60B flute
Replies: 4
Views: 10088

Re: Armstrong Heritage 60B flute

Regarding being Made in USA again, yes. The Heritage II Series is made in USA. In fact, we have a remaining 50B and 55B in stock, following a successful sales run with these models. -- RICK'S MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, INC. 2352 Mendon Road Cumberland, RI USA 401.658.3404 www.ricksmusicalinstruments.com

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