Hand Tools Archive

Subject:
Re: Cold weather and instruments

Bill Houghton, Sebastopol, CA
"...I'm sure your positions are already baked permanently into your brain, but the rest of us would say "move the slide a little to make up for it..."

Exactly. You couldn't do that at first position (slide all the way closed), but, for all the other positions, once your ear was trained, your body would adjust to the tuning without conscious thought. Well, at least mine. Not everyone's got good pitch.

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