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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000041.txt from 2000/07

Subj: Re: [kl] extra keys & fingering question
Date: Sun, 2 Jul 2000 08:38:23 -0400

In a message dated 7/2/00 4:15:30 AM, writes:

<< I didn't use the l.hand sliver Eb until undergrad music student. It is
the fingering i built in for thirds in key of F# major, or whenever the
sequence --D#(l) to F# (2 side keys) to E# (thumb)--occurs.
I have begun to use it occasionally in ascending chromatic passages. >>

That is interesting, but regarding slurs from thumb F to F# and vice versa,
it is important to be able to do these slurs without using the side key F#
fingering. Once mastered, your technical options will be much greater.

David Hattner, NYC

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