edl’s ninety-seven comments

  • Re: 40th Anniversary 1946 - 1986

    Fiddles - P.J. Hayes, Michael Murphy more…

  • Re: The Powelsborough Lasses

    3/2 Frank Walshe's can be found in the James Murray chapter of 'The Trip to Sligo' tunebook as Peter Walsh's Jig, p. 164. more…

  • Sarah Ann O’Connor’s

    From the playing of James Murray on fiddle, 'The Powelsborough Lassies'. You might want to think of the first two B part c's as in-betweeny. more…

  • Re: The Wavy Bow Collection

    10/1 sounds like Reavy's The Slaney Bog? It certainly isn't the G Lad O'Beirne's that is now linked. more…

  • Re: Fairest Rose

    Hear Tommy Peoples perform this first as an air then hornpipe at approx. 9:26. more…

  • Re: The Banks of Newfoundland

    These are the same 25 tracks as the Rounder cd "From Galway to Dublin" with the order scrambled. Hmm. more…

  • Re: Sligo Fiddle Master

    Paddy Fahey's, 26, seems to be a majored up version of the well-known d minor reel which I've linked, though I ride the Fahey little bus. more…

  • Re: Sligo Fiddle Master

    The Foxhunter's is the 2 part way that gets played with Comb Your Hair and Curl It. more…

  • Re: Sligo Fiddle Master

    This is a 2018 release by the Coleman Heritage Centre. The sources are '70's private recordings so the sound is archival and there is some not so great guitar backing on a few latter tracks, but it's lovely fiddling, I'm very glad they put it out and happ... more…

  • I have a tapeofatape of Coleman's recording and it is in D with a 3rd position shift in the B part. more…