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Old 12-20-2016, 02:37 PM   #11
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Is double tone considered a negative during solo competition? If this is considered OK then maybe I don't need to worry about it quite so much. I am new to the competition scene and that's mostly what I am concerned about.
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Not at all. Watch this video. If it's good enough for Stuart it's good enough for you.
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Old 12-20-2016, 04:21 PM   #12
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Pat-hold-BLOW. Always in that order. It could be any number of things but that advice served.me well.

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Old 12-20-2016, 05:06 PM   #13
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If you can blow it in with normal chanter pressure, it's fine. If you need to stop and restart, it's not fine.
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Old 12-21-2016, 09:24 AM   #14
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I Seem to recall a very good video by Chris Hamilton, Mod. here on the forum. Cant search now, maybe someone with a better memory than I could drag it up?



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Old 12-22-2016, 07:47 AM   #15
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vz92MKntyTM
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Old 12-22-2016, 09:02 AM   #16
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But the referenced pdf file (see the description to the vid) is no longer available?
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Old 12-22-2016, 11:42 AM   #17
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Old 12-22-2016, 01:45 PM   #18
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But the referenced pdf file (see the description to the vid) is no longer available?
I believe this includes something similar:

http://www.sospb.com/uploads/6/3/3/7...ping012306.pdf
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Old 12-22-2016, 06:34 PM   #19
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Thanks Randy!
I will now attempt to master Blowing & Sqeezing!
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Old 12-23-2016, 06:19 AM   #20
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