Machine heads, mallets and double reeds

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Just some of the essential parts of instruments that rarely get a mention but for my recent publications they are a necessity.

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The machine heads are needed in the Study Suite for guitar and Study Suite for bass so that all the keys come out in the right order.

Study Suite for guitar

Study Suite for bass

The choice of mallets for Study Suite for vibraphone and Study Suite for glockenspiel will change the balance between instrument and accompaniment track.

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Study Suite for vibraphone

Study Suite for glockenspiel

The construction of the double reed will dictate the responsiveness over the whole range when performing the Study Suite for oboe or Study Suite for bassoon.

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Study Suite for oboe

Study Suite for bassoon

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Accompaniment tracks to the Study Suite for… series are freely available at at slow, medium and concert speeds.


About derangeddrums

Composer, percussionist, musical director, teacher and educator. My music has been written for audiences in palaces and in the street. Music is my vocation and my passion and I hope you enjoy it too.
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