JonaFoster’s five comments

  • Re: Hobson’s

    Thanks Nigel! I looked it up and it is already up. Seems it also called 'The Tap Room', 'Captain Murray's', etc. I'll add it to that! more…

  • Hobson’s

    Another cheeky tune I found when looking through the Rook manuscript (tune collection dating back to the 19th Century; very interesting go have a look! https://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~rja14/musicfiles/rook/ ). A simple little reel that everyone could have some ... more…

  • Samon Tail

    A nice wee tune from the Rook manuscript (tune collection dating back to the 19th Century; very interesting go have a look! https://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/~rja14/musicfiles/rook/ ) that stood out to me from the odd b part with 5 bars. Would recommend warning a... more…

  • Mr McLae’s Farewell

    This is a tune found in the Rook Manuscript and appears on both pages 196 and 243. Interestingly, the author wrote it differently each time and though the pitches are the same, the dotted rhythms fall in different places. Additionally, due to the photocop... more…

  • Sow’s Ear (Second)

    This is the second tune in a set called the Sow's Ear from the album A Silk Purse (1975) by Spud: an Irish Celtic-rock band. more…