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 Pinky problems...
Author: Erin :) 
Date:   1999-09-20 23:54

After I have been playing for a while, my pinkies begin to lock up at the middle joint, making it difficult to use them. It is also painful if I continue playing without taking a break. Does this happen to any of you? Is there anything that can be done to correct this? My professor says that it is probably because I keep them pretty much straight when playing, instead of slightly curved. Unfortunatly, if I curve them, I can't reach the keys at all. (my hands are fairly small and my fingers are short... everything is a reach for me!) Thanks for any info on this subject!

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 Pinky problems...  new
Erin :) 1999-09-20 23:54 
 RE: Pinky problems...  new
Sara 1999-09-21 02:02 
 RE: Pinky problems...  new
angella 1999-09-21 02:16 
 RE: Pinky problems...  new
michael 1999-09-21 03:39 
 RE: Pinky problems... - watch your thumb, too!  new
Arnold the basset hornist 1999-09-21 06:58 
 RE: Pinky problems... - watch your thumb, too!  new
Chris Hill 1999-09-21 15:17 
 RE: Pinky problems... - watch your thumb, too!  new
Don Berger 1999-09-21 19:55 
 RE: Pinky problems... - watch your thumb, too!  new
Chris Hill 1999-09-22 05:15 
 RE: Pinky probs... - more info to watch your thumb  new
Arnold the basset hornist 1999-09-22 07:33 
 RE: Pinky problems...  new
Ken Shaw 1999-09-22 17:35 
 my solution  new
Beth 1999-09-23 01:13 
 RE: my solution  new
Mark Charette 1999-09-23 01:57 


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