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How important is the position of the fingers in flute playing

The Venu and its cousin the Bansuri are generally played with the second joint of the fingers closing the holes, but some players close the holes with the pads of the first joint of their fingers, ...
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Notation (circles and diamonds) in flute score

The circles indicate harmonics. The player fingers the notes with diamond noteheads and overblows to sound the notes written with normal noteheads. Notes played as harmonics usually have a more '...
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