Jennifer Halenar’s eleven comments

  • Re: "The Full Set" (McGoldrick) names?

    He says later in the video: more…

  • Recordings

    I like the version on Moving Cloud's CD, The Great Nya(?). more…

  • The Fiddle House

    This is a monthly session, second Thursday of every month, 7:30 p.m.. Check the Fiddle House Facebook page for updates on session times. The session is led by Sean and Frances Cunningham, flute/whistle and bouzouki/tenor banjo/mandolin respectively. Level... more…

  • The Greencastle Hornpipe

    Is this an old tune? If not, who wrote it? more…

  • Re: busking

    I live in Tennessee, Nashville to be exact. This is called Music City, USA, and you still must pay for a permit to busk. However, here it is a good thing that it's regulated or else every country-singing-wannabe would end up on the streets vying for dolla... more…

  • button accordion newbie

    Just received my first button box (B/C) and am looking for good learning materials online. I'm only finding books and videos to order, which I will also do. In the meantime, I wanted something to get me started. Any suggestions? more…

  • Re: It’s that time again: String Shopping!

    I love Helicore lights with a Kaplan nonwhislting E. My fiddle is on the dark side, but not terribly. more…

  • Re: Hohner Primatona B/C for sale

    I'm a fiddler looking to start playing button accordion, looking at a B/C in that price range. Can you tell me more about it? more…

  • Re: What are the best ITM concerts you’ve been to?

    The concerts during Swannanoa celtic week can't be beat. You get to listen to a wide array of fantastic musicians....James Kelley, James Keane, Oisin Mac Diamarda (Teada), Ciaran O Maonaigh (Altan's favorite fiddler is his auntie), Martin Hayes, JOhn Dail... more…

  • Re: bowing ornamentation question

    I want to be able to bow it in both directions so I don't have to compensate my bow direction sometimes. Everyone who's replied thus far is on with which ornament I'm describing and yes, Tommy Peoples is the man. I had the opportunity to ask him how he go... more…