Keith

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Location: Surrey/Hants border
Country: England

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Wayne Chris LarryS Strumelia Mack

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Retired & enjoying learning to play musical instruments

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Keith
@keith • 11 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"I have a Gemeinhardt myself, but I don't really play it, I prefer keyless. Of those you list, the only other maker I know anything about is Selmer, they used..."
Keith
@keith • 16 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Most people start off with either a high D or high C, depending on the type of tunes you want to play. A good book to help learn flute would be 'Flute for..."
Keith
@keith • 16 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What other instruments do you like to play?":
"If the guitar isn't a pleasure any more, take a look at ukulele, lots of guitarists have taken to them. Flutes are nice, but I've had difficulty in..."
Keith
@keith • 16 hours ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "How to clean your whistle":
"Hello, Gwen, I'm fairly new to whistles, my cleaning so far has been of pre used instruments, but I would think not very often, unless you are a wet blower...."
Keith
@keith • yesterday • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Had a nice practice session yesterday, mainly my 'A', low 'G', & low 'F' whistles. I'm beginning to get the 'feel' of my MK Kelpie low 'F' now, it has a..."
Keith
@keith • 3 days ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on gallery images:
"Hi, Wayne, yes it's called W.A.S. (Whistle Aquisition Syndrome). That lot were 'collected' within a few months of starting, compared to other musical..."
Keith
@keith • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Seems to be a dearth of decent whistles on Ebay lately..........did I buy them all! Still look...just in case...though I don't need any more."
Keith
@keith • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Other useful forums":
"Another, sometimes useful whistle forum. Tin Whistle on Reddit"
Keith
@keith • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Oh, I think I'm fairly well covered for plastic whistles...... I do have the Susato 'B' & the Dixon ABS low 'G'.... plus my Susato high 'Eb', Dixon ABS..."
Keith
@keith • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"I do have 3x 'A' whistles, two of which I really like, & play often, (Dixon Trad brass & a Thunderbird aluminium), the other one, (Dixon tunable..."
Keith
@keith • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Hey......I resisted a Susato in 'A'.........my whistle aquisition syndrome seems to be curing itself..."
Keith
@keith • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Yep, it's definately a key of 'B', & quite a nice tone to it, after playing a couple of tunes on it."
Keith
@keith • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"A Susato advertised as a high 'D' on Ebay appears to actually be a 'B', looking at the photos - so at £23 (incl P&P), it's mine - I didn't have a 'B'..."
Keith
@keith • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Yeah, I mainly play an 'A', low 'G', or low 'F' when practicing/playing, just occasionally bring out the big ones."
Keith
@keith • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"I guess it's time to dig out the Xmas tunes again...."
Keith
@keith • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"I've gone & done it again, an MK Kelpie low 'F' came up for sale, it will be added to my ever growing collection of better quality whistles. So now I..."
Keith
@keith • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What's your favourite whistle made of?":
"If I post in this thread my whistle aquisition won't look so bad. I really wasn't intending to buy any more, although I would have liked another low..."
Keith
@keith • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Good for you. I had been back to my harmonicas, prior to my afternoon of 'pipe' blowing - got to keep everything working - it will be the ukes next."
Keith
@keith • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Had a nice little practice this afternoon for a couple of hours. That 'new to me' low 'G' TD ABS, my pre used TD aluminium tunable high 'D', my pre used..."
Keith
@keith • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Other useful forums":
"Came across this website, really useful, lots of mainly old folk tunes.  http://folkopedia.efdss.org/wiki/Music"
Keith
@keith • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"I know - but they are so much cheaper than harmonicas & ukes..... Yes, I am getting a nice collection together now, with some really nice ones. Most..."
Keith
@keith • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Just came across a low G Tony Dixon ABS tuneable on Ebay - I'd have preferred an F, but what the heck, at £22.90......."

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Keith

What are your low whistles?


Add info about your low whistles here, so as we can see who has what....
@Keith 3 months ago - Comments: 0
Keith

Quietening a whistle.


On another forum, there was a discussion about making whistles quieter...
@Keith 11 months ago - Comments: 2

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Latest Forum Discussions

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How to clean your whistle

Posted: Monday October 21 2019, 4:24 AM
By: @Keith

Other useful forums

Posted: Saturday October 5 2019, 1:39 PM
By: @Keith

What's your favourite whistle made of?

Posted: Monday August 26 2019, 10:39 AM
By: @Strumelia

F is for fun

Posted: Thursday February 7 2019, 10:09 AM
By: @Keith

New Year Resolution

Posted: Thursday January 31 2019, 8:26 AM
By: @Keith

Finger Exercises

Posted: Sunday January 6 2019, 4:54 AM
By: @Keith

Tutorial (low D)

Posted: Wednesday December 26 2018, 1:34 PM
By: @Keith

Whistle tabs

Posted: Saturday November 3 2018, 5:48 AM
By: @Keith

Hello to my new whistling friends.

Posted: Friday November 2 2018, 2:30 PM
By: @Keith

Comments

Chris
12/11/18 12:56:03AM @chris:

Hi Keith


Strumelia
11/01/18 04:57:27PM @strumelia:

Hi there Keith, welcome!  Don't be afraid to start a discussion, add photos, videos, etc.

jive