dlovrien’s twenty comments

  • About Shetland Pony

    Written by Dallas fiddler Michelle Feldman. I first learned this in 2004 in the previous band Michelle and I played in together (Gallus). We've shared it in local sessions, and our new band finally got around to recording it. more…

  • About the tune

    Sorry to leave this incomplete yesterday; I was called away and am a little surprised how quickly this was pounced on. more…

  • Waltz classification works

    This definitely works as a waltz if you listen to a recording - however, the ABC transcription is entirely in the wrong meter. Here is my transcription from the "Carlos & Amigos" CD: more…

  • Re: what is this? and should you use it in a session?

    The "accompaniment" on the album sounds like an old Lowrey Genie organ: more…

  • Re: "The Galway girl accordion notes.

    This site is more for tunes than songs... more…

  • Re: MP3 frequency comparison

    Cymbal crashes are always the telltale sign of compression distortion for me - even if everything else sounds good, even a little bit of MP3 compression will cause a cymbal crash to sound unnatural... more…

  • You could transpose the tune to D by copying the ABC code and pasting it to the ABC Transposer page (http://www.8ung.at/abctransposer/index.html). However, it would then have several high C#'s and a high D, in addition to the chromatic parts. It will be... more…

  • The REAL Hounds of Letterfrack

    Tune for last jig in "The Hounds of Letterfrack" set is posted here: more…

  • The REAL Hounds of Letterfrack

    This tune name shows up elsewhere on the site but the tune shown there is actually "Mairtin O'Connor's Flying Clog". This is the actual jig at the of the Hounds of Letterfrack set from Sharon Shannon's "Diamond Mountain Sessions". Wonderful change of pa... more…

  • Last tune in Letterfrack?

    Anyone know the real last jig in Hounds of Letterfrack? The title tune is the first tune (aka Martin O'Connor's Flying Clog). But that last jig is wonderful... more…