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#1 2014-01-19 14:37:53

Moran from Planet X
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Practicing with plastic shakuhachi or 38 year-old Kyushu Madake bamboo

Does it make a difference in sound if I'm practicing with an ABS Yuu shakuhachi or one made from Rainbow Zerbrawood? Bamboo really doesn't make much of a difference and it's too expensive.


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#2 2014-01-21 16:47:21

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Re: Practicing with plastic shakuhachi or 38 year-old Kyushu Madake bamboo

Moran from Planet X wrote:

Does it make a difference in sound if I'm practicing with an ABS Yuu shakuhachi or one made from Rainbow Zerbrawood?

Yes and no.

Moran from Planet X wrote:

Bamboo really doesn't make much of a difference

Yes and no.

Moran from Planet X wrote:

and it's too expensive.

Yes and no.

That's about as definitive as it gets for me.  roll  <---- still scratching head.

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