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Klarinet Archive - Posting 000719.txt from 2002/06

From: Richard Bush <>
Subj: Re: [kl] How a bell works, from Benade (also: Modern Basset Horn designs)
Date: Fri, 21 Jun 2002 13:30:49 -0400

Thank you Lacy. Some people are spellers....I never was.

Lacy Schroeder wrote:

> I think it's oboe d'amore and oboe di caccia. I remember from music
> history that a caccia is a type of song in which one line seems to
> "chase" the other. Tangent!
> Lacy
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Richard Bush []
>>Sent: Friday, June 21, 2002 12:17 PM
>>Subject: Re: [kl] How a bell works, from Benade (also: Modern Basset
>>Horn designs)
>>It is interesting how few "modern" instruments have a bulbous
>>bell. Those instruments that I know of that have this end
>>modifier are: Oboe deamoura (sp?), English horn, Heckelphone
>>and a saxophone made by Conn (maybe in the '20s) called a
>>Conn-O-Sax. I don't know about the oboe de cautchia (again
>>spelling? and I'm too lazy to look these spellings up)
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