Papasims

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Location: Blanchard, OK
Country: USA

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@papasims • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Native American Flutes anyone?":
"I'm finishing up a pre-tuned G kit from Stellar Flutes.  With the pentatonic scale I really do like the improvisational aspect of playing.  This really is a..."
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@papasims • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Native American Flutes anyone?":
"Loving the penny whistle and its sweet sounds, but it has somehow led me to be listening to and learning more about NA flutes.  Just wondering if anyone else..."
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@papasims • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"As a newbie who purchased some "starter" instruments, my favorite to date is my carbon fibre D by Erik the Flutemaker.  It sounds true and pure as soon as it..."
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@papasims • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Thanks for adding me":
"@norman I have contacted Mack Hoover about a Bb, but as per your statement, "...it takes a whisper of breath to play it" I have backed way off my Dixon Bb..."
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@papasims • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Thanks for adding me":
"@norman is your Hoover a brass or composite whistle.  I would like to have a nice playing Bb and the Dixon brass isn't doing it for me...course I'm really a..."
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@papasims • 3 weeks ago • comments: 2
Posted a new Comment on My Mack Hoover Bb whistle:
"A very impressive looking whistle!  If she sings like she looks I'm sure it's your new favorite. Is this a brass whistle?  How would you compare it to you..."
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@papasims • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Thanks for adding me":
"I now have a Tony Dixon brass Bb.  It's giving me fits getting the breathing right and the holes covered correctly.  Slow and deliberate is the course to..."
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@papasims • 3 weeks ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on What is your source of learning?:
"Thanks for that info, will be looking up those sites."
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@papasims • 4 weeks ago • comments: 0
Created a new Group discussion "Festival with Beginners Class":
"The Winter Creek Reunion and Acoustic Festival in Bennington, OK will have an introductory class in penny whistle this year.  Dates are Oct 4-7"
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@papasims • one month ago • comments: 4
Created a new Group discussion "What is your source of learning?":
"Just wondering how other beginners are going about the learning process. Are you watching YouTube vids/teachers, if so which ones?  Do you have a live..."
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Papasims
@papasims • one month ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on The Cuckoo - penny whistle Bb:
"Good!  Where did you purchase that particular whistle?"
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@papasims • one month ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Pretty Saro - penny whistle:
"Well done.  Nice tone from the whistle.  "
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@papasims • one month ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Is there a reliable low cost beginner whistle that's well made and reliable?:
"@Strumelia: I really do like the CF.  With only imagining a real wooden whistle sound I think the CF would come very close to it's warmth and mellowness...."
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@papasims • one month ago • comments: 9
Posted a new Comment on Is there a reliable low cost beginner whistle that's well made and reliable?:
"My addictive personality kicks in when I find a new interest.  Been playing for about two and a half weeks and first purchased a Generation D.  I read all..."
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@papasims • one month ago • comments: 0
Created a new forum topic "Thanks for adding me":
"Absolute beginner on the whistle.  Used to string instruments and playing by ear.  I'm having to learn a whole new system here of finding my notes but it's..."

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Festival with Beginners Class


The Winter Creek Reunion and Acoustic Festival in Bennington, OK will...
@Papasims 4 weeks ago - Comments: 0
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What is your source of learning?


Just wondering how other beginners are going about the learning...
@Papasims one month ago - Comments: 4

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Strumelia
08/13/18 10:25:52AM @strumelia:

Hi PapaSims!  Glad you joined.  sun

Don't be afraid to jump right into some discussion and join groups that interest you!  This is a new site, so we don't have too many members posting yet- you can help change that!  flute