(I'm not blaming the flute!) I've been learning flute for about 6 months and have been making slow progress - learning how to get a note out, learning tonguing, able to play the first two octaves ...
I'm having a really hard time playing the lower notes on my flute. When they even come out, they sound really weak. I can play high notes really well, so I usually adapt my sheet music to an octave ...
I am a newcomer to the concert flute and after a few months, I can play from the bottom (middle) C4 up to about half way through the second octave - the highest note I can (reliably) play would be ...