Paul Durham

  • @hornfanatic Paul wrote “That’s very interesting that Italian manufacturers may have had a common source for reeds”. I don’t know if this is true exactly, it’s just intriguing that some of the Italian models of the same era have potentially interchangeable reeds. The voice of the Clavietta is said to be most similar to that of a Harmonica, so a…[Read more]

  • mudbone posted an update 11 months, 3 weeks ago

    @hornfanatic Thanks for the reply about the Woodnote, Paul. A few more questions for you, if you don’t mind. Did the Woodnote come more-or-less in tune? Any problems with keys not sounding? I also have the Suzuki M32C, can you tell me how the key size on the Woodnote compares to it? Finally, would you say the Woodnote sounds more or less…[Read more]

  • mudbone posted an update 11 months, 3 weeks ago

    @hornfanatic Hi Paul, I’m intrigued by the “clarinety” tone you report for the Woodnote and might be interested in getting one if it is solidly constructed. Are you familiar with the Yamaha P37D or Suzuki M37C and able to compare the Woodnote to those models? How would you rate the key action and ease/uniformity of getting a sound out of the…[Read more]