Klarinet Archive - Posting 000780.txt from 1998/03
From: Roger Garrett <rgarrett@-----.edu>
Subj: Re: Brannenizing...
Date: Sat, 14 Mar 1998 11:43:28 -0500
On Thu, 12 Mar 1998, Shouryu Nohe wrote:
> We all know about Bill Brannen and how he does such wonderful things for
> clarinets...however much he charges...(was it $500?)...down here, we get
> our sticks Pleasantized -- a guy named John Pleasant runs a similar
> service down here for about $200. While my horn doesn't have any HORRIBLE
> problems, I do have to struggle to get the upper altissimo to speak.
Gosh.....I wonder if it isn't the horn??? ;)
> Can a Greenline stick be Brannenized/Pleasantized?
Sure....one of my students just had it done last month. But she never had
any problems with the altissimo either (sorry, couldn't resist).