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Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

The relative bore sizes (if somewhat different) would not account alone for the difference in size in your picture where one instrument is 4/5 or thereabouts
wpadams12000
May 7
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Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

Charlie – Have you checked the size of the bore on both instruments? A smaller bore will lower the pitch (I first learned that from a dulcian I made while
    James Mendenhall
    May 7
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    1043

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    My original post dates from Feb. 2nd if you can find the archive. I had also posted a photo of the Levin and GLJ/BS instruments for comparison.
    Charles Hughes
    May 7
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    1042

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    Thank you for your help. I have just recently returned from a double reed workshop with Bob Weimken and Joan Kimball of Piffaro. Bob had brought his Levin
    Charles Hughes
    May 7
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    1041

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    This was reply to Charles Hughes trying to work out reed design for a Barbara Stanley and Graham Lyndon Jones rackett of indeterminate pitch, Yahoo groups has
    wpadams12000
    May 7
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    1040

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    Hi Will, I saw both of your attempts at posting but can't see the original post that you are replying to! This is an interesting topic - could you, or anyone
    mat.dart
    May 7
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    1039

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    Various racket makers seem to interpret the historical instruments differently and have different terminology for the various sizes. It is easier to talk about
    wpadams12000
    May 7
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    1038

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    Hi Charles. All the various makers seem to "interpret" racketts different ways in terms of pitch names and how the fingerings work. I got some Toronto
    wpadams12000
    May 7
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    1037

    Fwd: Summer School

    ... Subject: Summer School Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2015 07:40:46 +0200 From: Renaissance Workshop To: hans@... Dear Hans,
    Hans Mons
    Apr 13
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    1036

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    Thank you all for your suggestions. I was told earlier today that retirement might well be a simple explanation for difficulties in reaching the makers. I
    Charles Hughes
    Feb 7
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    1035

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    I use Keith Lorraine Early Double Reed Service for my reeds and repairs. http://www.loraine.com/main.html He has kept my Körber crumhorns and rauschpfeifes in
    McAndrew-Schwoegl
    Feb 7
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    1034

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    I think both Graham and Barbara have been retired from instrument making for some years. It is certainly many many years since they made rackets, at least
    jimthepipes
    Feb 7
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    1033

    Re: Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    I got no response either, when emailing them, Charlie. If this is a business email, please note that my business address is LazarsEMS@.... Best regards,
    Bill Lazar
    Feb 6
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    1032

    Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones Rackett

    Good Day, I have tried the e-mail address for Graham Lyndon-Jones that is listed on our dulcian site but have not gotten a reply. Does anyone have contact
    Charles Hughes
    Feb 6
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    1031

    Rackett reeds

    I am in need of reed specs for an instrument by Barbara Stanley & Graham Lyndon Jones. The body stands 5 1/4 in. or 13.3 cm. I about one inch shorter than my
    cehughes2
    Feb 2
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