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by AX2
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: Pinky action on 'fast' passages
Replies: 4
Views: 4801

Re: Pinky action on 'fast' passages

Thanks for the reply.

Could you please listen to this at 1:53? The piccolo part.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEfZqFdXGaY
In the flute arrangement I was given, this part starts C-D-C-D (middle C). In this particular case is 'cheat' fingering ok, or is that speed still in the 'normal' range?
by AX2
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: Flute Basics
Topic: Pinky action on 'fast' passages
Replies: 4
Views: 4801

Pinky action on 'fast' passages

I'm an adult self-learner (currently 25yo.) and I'm struggling with 4th-5th fingers fast alternate movement. For example middle C-D-C-D or E-D-E-D alternations. I know there are trill keys but I figure they're intended for trills alone, due to tone and pitch issues. I've been doing exercises to targ...