Accordionstu’s seventy-six comments

  • Re: M&E D Flute - lost head joint

    Cheers Melmo, I make small D Flutes from Delrin and Aluminium so the technology isn’t a problem, I’d rather not guess and waste material so a sound length will help me avoid that. I may try contacting M&E directly but thought I’d ask on here for ini... more…

  • M&E D Flute - lost head joint

    Hello folks more…

  • FS Tony Millyard 4 Key Flute

    I have this for sale on Ebay too, its in great condition and looking £800 for it. more…

  • Re: Assorted flute questions

    " Keys - More is always better " Ailin I think this is down to your own preference, having more keys also has certain drawbacks, they are usually more expensive to purchase, most people who play in D&G only won't benefit from having more keys, there is mo... more…

  • Re: Assorted flute questions

    Very true crackpot, I have just sold an 8 key Nach Meyer style flute and always wanted an 8 key flute. It plays very well but I find it a struggle to play the low c and low c# and it obviously had the long F which is like brand new 🙂. more…

  • Re: Assorted flute questions

    1) I have owned and played a few flutes over the years and I have never used the long F key, in fact most people I know who have them only touch them when cleaning. more…

  • Re: Eb Flute for sale?

    Hi Pete, I have a modern keyed D flute and love it but I want an Eb flute, I love the sound of the Eb, many of the old greats played Eb flutes on old recordings too but I also have concert pitch Bb, F and G flutes and I like to mess about with harmonies e... more…

  • Eb Flute for sale?

    I would like to purchase a modern Eb flute, I would prefer a Boxwood flute but will be happy enough with a Blackwood, please message me. Based in UK. more…

  • Re: At The Feis

    Track No.4 "The Idel Road " links through to the Cordal, but this is not the same tune that John Doonan plays on this recording, can someone unlink it? more…

  • Re: Rodney’s Glory

    I learned this from a recording of Newcastle born Piccolo player John Doonan on his recording "At the Feis" and I play it with King of the Fairies. more…