Jackeen’s twenty comments

  • Des Carty Music Sessions 2005 - Rathcoole/saggart

    There is also a trad fest weekend in Rathcoole/Saggart, West Dublin, organised by the Des Carty Music School with a big line up. more…

  • Re: Fleadh Nua

    Try the following http://fleadhnua.com/ more…

  • Re: The Mighty Craic Dibs List

    What about Martin Wynnes 1-2-3 Or Tarbolton, Longford Collector, Sailors Bonnet. more…

  • Tim Maloneys

    Could be Tim Maloneys. I had a look through some of the Dubliners collections and Belfast hornpipe is played with Tim Maloneys on one of them. more…

  • One of my first reels. Used to play it with the Tamlin reel, I think it was because I learned them both in the same week. Haven't really played it much since then but still remember it well. The Cnatural works well in it, seems to come it at the right tim... more…

  • Re: When it all started…..

    I remember my lead in a session it was the Donegal reel followed by the Longford collector, it was the end of my first 10-week class organized by the teacher in my local. The teacher played a few before that and we all joined in but I spontaneously sparke... more…

  • Re: Failed player

    John, more…

  • Culturlann Session

    Don't forget Fridays EveryWeek... more…

  • Re: Just One More Turn

    Its the plastic REMO type. Common on most Banjos I've ever played or seen. Looks Like I may have to remove the resonator and about 24 screw heads. I'll buy one tomorrow give it a go, see what happens. Probably never be the same again. more…

  • Just One More Turn

    Just One More Turn it was and that was the end of the banjo skin. more…