Heydiddle’s fifty comments

  • Re: Fiddle teachers UK?

    Thanks everyone, I've popped an email to Grace Kelly now. Hopefully if she can't take me, she might know someone who can! more…

  • Fiddle teachers UK?

    I'm looking for an advanced fiddle teacher somewhere in the North of England, or possibly North Wales, or failing that someone who can teach over Skype. I'm looking to learn more of the stylish elements of the music, especially looking to improve on my or... more…

  • Re: Things to consider for a session?

    I find it so strange, I mean some of these folks were in contact with me through the whole process of setting it up, egging me on and all, and as soon as it was set up they were suddenly busy. I get only being able to come sometime, but I mean, with 15+ p... more…

  • Re: Things to consider for a session?

    Well, I gave it a shot for 3 months, unfortunately the majority of the people who told me they were interested did not show up in that entire time. So I've cancelled the whole thing. more…

  • Re: The Crown

    Session cancelled, numbers too low to keep it going ☹️ more…

  • Re: The Crown

    No session this week Wednesday August 7th 2019, pub has been booked for a private function! more…

  • Re: Begins with M?

    Morven it is, thanks MadSweeney! As someone else pointed out earlier, I was thinking it might involve the Irish "mh", and nobody seemed to know how to spell it when I asked. more…

  • Re: Begins with M?

    No it's not those, I think there's a "v"or a v sound in the name. No recording I'm afraid. more…

  • Begins with M?

    I'm trying to find a tune that has a weird-sounding name that begins with M, sounds vaguely like "Muireann's" but I don't think that's it... I don't even remember what type of tune it is I'm afraid! more…

  • Re: The Session from Hell

    There was an unpleasant scenario at a fairly big session I sometimes go to where some parents brought their kids in, sat at their own table separately from the rest of us, and played the same few famous tunes over and over. We indulged them for the first ... more…