Chancedancer’s eight comments

  • Re: Cleaning rosin off bow?

    Hi Jim and Alex, more…

  • Re: Cleaning rosin off bow?

    Since you are soliciting opinions, here is another one: don't worry about cleaning the hair until you need to. How do you know you need to? This comes with experience/time - for instance, the hair at the frog gets blackened, you start finding applying mor... more…

  • Re: The Squirrel’s Nest - A and B parts are reversed

    This transcription is true to the recording but has got the A and B parts reversed. (Note that the recording starts on the B part and ends on the B part). In an email to someone in our community from John McEvoy himself, he stated that in fact the lower p... more…

  • Re: Ever been to Roche Harbor Irish Music Festival?

    I'd say having some guidelines keeps the event open and accessible to everyone - it allows people to know what to expect and why they would want to come. For those that want to play Irish trad all week, it's great. For those that want to "jam" along with ... more…

  • Re: Ever been to Roche Harbor Irish Music Festival?

    It's definitely more in the realm of "music retreat". more…

  • Seen it in G

    I believe it is in O'Neill's in the key of G instead of A... I play it either way. I believe it is irish in origin - but it doesn't really matter, it is lots of fun to play and teach as it has a good slip jig rhthym. more…

  • Part 6

    Anyone know the 6th part? Or does anyone actually play it? more…

  • Hornpiper

    It's a popular hornpipe dance in the irish dancing world at the moment. more…