justwhistle’s one hundred and fifty comments

  • Re: North Country Brewing

    As of 1/1/19 - this session information is still the same - first Wednesdays at North Country Brewing, Main Street, Slippery Rock, PA from 8pm to approx. 9:30pm. Friendly bunch. Come and join us. NOTE: The session mentioned above in Akron, Ohio is un... more…

  • Re: Succop Conservancy

    Update as of 10.6.17. This session is now cancelled. more…

  • Re: North Country Brewing

    As of 10.6.17 this session information is still the same - first Wednesdays at North Country Brewing from 8pm to ?? Friendly bunch. Come join us! more…

  • Re: Is it normal for my wrists to ache practicing the whistle?

    As said above, I think you might be working/gripping too hard. Concentrate on relaxing. Otherwise...may be the beginning of carpal tunnel syndrome??? Do you notice during other activities .... while using computer keyboard, etc.? more…

  • Re: Hup’ping

    Thank you all so much for the comments and suggestions. I'm thinking seriously of having a bike horn under my foot! Love the "we want a juice box" comment -- actually laughed out loud on that one. Nailed it!! more…

  • Hup’ping

    We are having a problem at our session with huppers (2 guitar players) that have a tendency to hup at an inconvenient time (the very last second before the switch to the next tune) or not at all because they forget. Our melodies players are mostly flutes... more…

  • Re: Succop Conservancy

    Update. This session is the THIRD MONDAY of each month. more…

  • Re: Moving folks beyond sheet music

    OMG. I'm quite relaxed while playing with or without sheet music. Seems it's you all that are stressed. It's just some tunes guys! Get over yourselves. more…

  • Re: Moving folks beyond sheet music

    I wouldn't assume that just because they have their sheet music or books in front of them, that they can absolutely not play anything without it. I have music in front of me, but often close my eyes and just enjoy playing if I can. As a practical matter... more…

  • Re: What are fun Fiddle or Tin Whistle reels or jigs that can make people dance?

    'The Lilting Banshee" - nice little toe tapper ;) more…