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Old 03-26-2020, 12:22 PM   #8
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Default Re: Flute fingers

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Originally Posted by piper Q View Post
I'll explain to the student that the bagpipe is different and that the fingers themselves become the valves which need to open and seal the holes, its not a natural function for most people as we tend to grasp things naturally, which means we curl the fingers towards our palms.
I guess that demonstrates that we're not all that removed from our tree-climbing primate cousins!
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