chordprogressions’s twelve comments

  • Re: Kilteery

    Kilteery Pier by Brendan Mulvihill. more…

  • Who was Jackie Riordan?

    He was my mother’s second cousin. Everyone in my family called him Jackie. I never got to meet him but I do remember his daughter, Peggy, in her last years. I used to hide under her dining room table when my mother took me to visit her. more…

  • Re: flute for sale

    hello. are you the seller? i’m in the united states and interested in the flute. i’ll have some friends in drogheda in a couple of days and i’ve asked them to have a look, possibly purchase it when they have a bit of spare time. more…

  • Re: the greatest button box player

    My favorites are Raymond Roland, John Bowe, Paddy O’Brien (from Tipperary), Finbar Dwyer, Billy McComiskey, John Nolan, Joe Burke, Sean McGlynn, Larry Gavin, and Bobby Gardiner. more…

  • thanks for posting this zina. just wanted to point out that the second note in the first bar of the second part should be a G# instead of an F#. i’m not really sure how to correct it. more…

  • Re: Where / How to learn piano accompaniment to ITM

    lessons are always a good idea. if you are in dublin, jesse smith may have a suggestion or two for you. he’s a great fiddler with great taste in music. more…

  • Re: Backing and the piano

    josephine keegan on piano > everything. nuff said. more…

  • Matt Mulqueen dancing and playing the fiddle?

    haha….got a question from someone wondering when i started step dancing and playing the fiddle. i was pointed to this page. hehe….i don’t dance or play fiddle (though I tried to play fiddle once…it hurt). more…

  • Re: What/Who should I listen to?

    Warning: My taste may be very different than your wife’s. The players I’ve listed are some of the greatest exponents of Irish fiddling there are. more…

  • Re: What/Who should I listen to?

    James Kelly, Brian Conway, Andy McGann, John McEvoy, Michael Coleman, Paddy Killoran, James Morrison, Willie Kelly, James Cullinan, Tony Linanne, Conor McEvoy (saw footage on youtube. search for “temple bar trad”. more…