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Plugs for a Clarinet?
Posted by Corvid on 11/21/2019, 3:37 pm
I've got a 7th grade clarinet player who has extremely tiny fingers. They're so small that he has trouble covering the holes. We hoped that he'd have a growth spurt over the summer, but it just never happened. He's got a good embouchure, but his own anatomy is holding him back. Has anyone ever experimented with the concept of plugs for a clarinet? Nothing to cover the entire key, of course. Just to make the actual holes that he'd have to cover with his fingers smaller.