Klarinet Archive - Posting 000801.txt from 1998/04
From: Bill Hausmann <bhausman@-----.com>
Subj: Re: Local independent music stores
Date: Wed, 15 Apr 1998 21:40:20 -0400
At 04:46 PM 4/15/98 -0700, Gary Van Cott wrote:
>Bill Hausmann wrote:
>>(Remember, WW & BW's customer base is national so their turnover is great
>But maybe not great enough. That Larry Combs mouthpiece that I rejected may
>have suffered from an overzealous cleaning. The interior was very rough. I
>suspect that subsequently it may have been sent to player after player on
>trial, who all rejected it because it was a dog.
I would assume they send the same one out over and over if it doesn't sell.
Why break out a fresh one each time? They probably haven't tried it
themselves. Sooner or later, some fool will buy it because it has the
right name stamped in it.
Bill Hausmann bhausman@-----.com
451 Old Orchard Drive http://www.concentric.net/~bhausman
Essexville, MI 48732 http://members.wbs.net/homepages/z/o/o/zoot14.html
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If you have to mic a saxophone, the rest of the band is too loud.