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Theobald Boehm
Theobald Böhm (or Boehm) (April 9, 1794 – November 25, 1881) was a German inventor and musician, who perfected the modern Western concert flute and improved its fingering system (now known as the "Boehm system"). He was a Bavar...
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Jean-Baptiste Duvernoy
Jean-Baptiste Duvernoy (c. 1802 – c. 1880) was a French pianist and composer of the Romantic period. He is best known for his Elementary Studies, Op. 176, designed to improve finger co-ordination. He is also known for The Schoo...
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... Allen offers various alternatives for saxophone fingerings. ...
Mandolin
Guitar Player (2014) Vol. 48, No. 12, pp. 90
... This article briefly explains mandolin fingerings. ...
... results, to explain why auxiliary fingerings on the bassoon are effective in stabilizing and ... correcting certain notes that are difficult to tune when simple fingerings are used. Includes 12 reference notes and 7 figures. ...
... Reprints an article for players of modern bassoons on auxiliary fingerings. Describes laboratory ... explain why these auxiliary fingerings are effective. Includes 12 references and seven figures on input impedance. ...
... Teaching flute students to use B[flat] fingerings is discussed. Speed, endurance, and technical ... facility are enhanced by knowing how to apply the three B[flat] fingerings. They help players select ...
... DiPaolo explains clarinet fingerings for altissimo notes, and attempts to lessen the fear that ...
... Butterfield offers instructional guidelines for a system of logical arpeggio fingerings on the double bass. ...
... can be solved with alternate fingerings or special techniques. Several grade 2 and 3 band works are discussed, noting alternate fingerings for problem-spots. ...
... Teaching alternate fingerings for flute play early, rather than later, in the student's ... development is discussed. This is an easily understandable method for students to utilize. Several alternate fingerings are presented. ...
... Advice and illustrations are presented to help flutists with adjusted fingerings to improve pitch, dynamics, and technically difficult passages. ...
Clinic: Alternate Fingerings
ITG Journal (2000) Vol. 24, No. 2, pp. 54-56
... Presents several alternate fingerings that can promote better execution of specific musical passages. ...
... Pope offers instruction for creative alternate middle C-sharp fingerings on the saxophone. ...
... In an installment of a continuing series, Sampson discusses alternate fingerings for bassoon which ...
... When flute students incorrectly learn the basic fingerings, these flaws will result in poor tone ... fingerings. Good hand position and use of primary fingerings encourage fluid technique, tonal ... consistency, and true pitch relationships. Only after mastering these primary fingerings should students move to any alternate possibilities. ...
... Part three in a series on saxophone fingerings reviews several altissimo fingering options for A ... option while others have several. Provides diagrams of all the fingerings covered as well as a ... practice exercise to make use of the new fingerings in the lesson. ...
... Provides a guide to pianissimo fingerings for the Heckel-system bassoon and serves as an ... of the International Double Reed Society. Recommends fingerings for difficult passages in several ... works. Includes a table of pianissimo fingerings presented in chromatic order from C2-B3. ...
... Briefly discusses alternate fingerings for the flute used to enhance the sound and add subtle ... color tones while playing. Includes example diagrams of the fingerings, noting that they apply to a ... basic French system flute. Discusses the process of deviating from the use of basic fingerings with practice. ...
... A chart presents the fingerings for the F-Bb double horn. ...