mjct’s sixty comments

  • Re: Playing while driving

    I'm still chuckling to my self at the possible reactions of 99% of drivers seeing Fiddlechick's suggested bumper sticker saying "Caution: High D on board." more…

  • Re: Reyburn or Burke low d

    I have a Reyburn low D and I love it. Fortunately, I live close enough to have visited his studio and compare his with different whistles. I always receive compliments on the tone from musicians much more skilled than I. more…

  • Re: Flower of Magehrallyo

    This was found on the mudcat.org site: more…

  • Re: Alaska Traditional Music Camp

    Sounds like a great idea, but I will be visiting my son in Albuquerque for a few days right before coming to Alaska. There's always next year. How did you find out about the festival? If there's an email list, I can get on it. more…

  • Re: Alaska Traditional Music Camp

    Thanks so much. Loved the photos. I look forward to attending. more…

  • Re: Alaska Traditional Music Camp

    Wondering more how was the atmosphere? Supportive, friendly? Good instruction? I took a class from Julee Glaub at Swannanoa a few years ago and she will be at this camp too. She was wonderful. more…

  • Alaska Traditional Music Camp

    Has anyone gone to this? How was the experience? Anyone plan on going this August? more…

  • Re: favourite CDs to listen to when relaxing?

    For music of interest on this site, "Celtic Crossing" by William Coulter & friends. more…

  • Re: A basic session etiquette question

    Thanks for your quick replies, all of which make me realize I should have provided more information and/or been more clear with my terminology. First, as Silver Spear mentioned, it really is more like a bluegrass session with people taking turns with the... more…

  • A basic session etiquette question

    When playing at an informal session (about 10 or 12 people at someone's house - get together only once every few months), what should the lone whistle player do when someone else is taking a solo? The other musicians keep up the rhythm. Does the whistl... more…