ndlxs’s seventy-nine comments

  • O’Carolan’s Sixth Unnamed Tune

    #176 in Donal O'Sullivan's book, played by Randal Bays on his "Up the West" recording. more…

  • July 28th

    A stunning beautiful air written by the Irish piano player Ryan Molloy and played with Fergal Scahill on their recent recording, One Day: November Woods, available here: more…

  • Re: La Rachoudine

    I couldn't rest yesterday until I had mastered it. I started off writing it in 4/4; that folkmama website was the only place that gave me any clues about it. more…

  • Re: Farran

    Available here: more…

  • La Rachoudine

    This is a Quebecois tune from the playing of Édouard Richard and Lisa Ornstenin called La Rachoudine or “Irish Wedding”. It’s a very complex type of crooked tune done in 3/2 time called a Brandie. This particular one is done in AEAE tuning. Brandie... more…

  • Re: BMI harassment of session venue

    "Civil war reenactments": Just TRY and do that without someone starting to play "Ashokan Farewell"... more…

  • Re: TMSA Young Trad Tour 2013

    Well, for being young, they have sure packed a lot of agility and soul into their playing.... more…

  • Re: TMSA Young Trad Tour 2013

    Compared to me (60s), yes...compared to you...I guess you are right... more…

  • Re: TMSA Young Trad Tour 2013

    Features: more…

  • Re: TMSA Young Trad Tour 2013

    A beautifully done recording of a bunch of young kids, put out by the Traditional Music and Song Association of Scotland. more…