Sol Foster’s eight hundred and sixty-four comments
Re: The Thing About Fish
Just stumbled back across this page. We learned "The Wave That Hit St Bride's" back when A Crowd of Bold Sharemen were performing it live (regularly, I think) in 2006, with Daniel singing lead. Simple song, but really nice. more…
Re: In The Spring, That’s The Time
re https://twitter.com/EmiliaBartellas/status/1329826530894241794 track 6 is "Doug Dorward’s" (Emilia Bartellas) and "Amelia Manuel’s" (Aaron Collis). (And "The Girl From Pennsylvania" is a Duncan Cameron composition.) more…
- Re: a Ballydesmond Polka?
- Re: Tunes in G minor, D minor and the like
- Re: Cathy’s Fling
Re: Identification of a jig
On "Star Above the Garter" and "Molloy Brady Peoples", that's why it was so familiar. more…
- Re: Identification of a jig
Re: How has your "repertoire" changed during lockdown?
I've worked at home the last two decades, so lockdown has mostly meant the loss of my "alone time" I normally got while my wife/kid were at work/school. more…
Re: Fiddlers - playing G tunes in A
I'm very confused by the mention of Atholl Highlanders there? I think I've always heard this tune in A mixolydian (Fs and Cs sharp) in Irish music, and assumed this was because it was a highland pipes tune originally. That key is commonly played on uill... more…
- Re: Martin Wynne Tune Collection