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Old 05-21-2013, 07:16 AM
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Default Re: Pitch-matched sticks - How critical is it?

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Originally Posted by larryace View Post
The term anal retentive springs to mind. I will roll my sticks on the counter to make sure they're straight, but pitch? I'm not that picky.
Better to be anal retentive than anal expulsive, I always say!

Anyway, I think matched sticks are a bunch of hooey. Assuming you get perfectly matched sticks, the first thing you will do is play them on radically different surfaces (cymbals vs. drums). So what's the point?
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