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by Jemima
Thu Oct 13, 2005 5:17 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 18878

There is a book on how to play the bombarde on eBay at the moment...

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/methode-de-bombar ... dZViewItem
by Jemima
Tue Oct 04, 2005 5:29 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 18878

If you want more advice, I had a spare five minutes this afternoon and I found this information; All bombarde reeds are, by definition, stiff (read: difficult to play). To a beginner, this will be a major obstacle to learning the instrument. There are a couple of things you can do to a new bombarde ...
by Jemima
Tue Sep 20, 2005 6:03 pm
Forum: Music and Instruments
Topic: Bombardes - bombardment
Replies: 77
Views: 18878

You might try following the instructions given at http://www.hobgoblin-usa.com/info/bombarde.htm I don't have a bombarde so don't know for sure how helpful the instructions will be but they say that " By following these instructions, the timbre of your bombarde should be warm and gentle rather than ...