cathyburke’s twelve comments

  • Re: Last Days Of Summer?

    i like this tune very sweet more…

  • Re: Titanic musicians…

    Thanks to those who helped my daughter Anna trace this book. I had spotted it many years ago in a book shop and just didn';t buy it. She tracked down a copy via this discussion, her ingenuity and the web and now I am enjoying the read for my birthday. more…

  • Re: Sessions/Workshops in late July/early august

    I would recommend highly Commonground Scotland week beginning Aug 1st in Auchincruive near Ayr. You would receive a very warm welcome and the fiddle tutoring is excellent - Pete Clarke. more…

  • Thanks for this one. My daughters attended a Master class led by John McCusker last Saturday in Derby (free) and he taught them this tune. more…

  • Re: editing ABC after submitting

    OK - thanks. I'll be more careful next time! Just should ask those folk who took a liking to Tammie Anderson to check the ABC which is more accurate than the sheet - ta more…

  • editing ABC after submitting

    Hi more…

  • Rests found!

    Sorry - I now have fixed it. I found out how to make rests (use z)! and it now works. I hope it gets translated into the proper sheetmusic soon and that it hasnt upset folk too much. Trying to run before I can walk. more…

  • Rests

    I guess I'm so new to ABC - got part way through this and realised I didnt know how to make the rests. There needs to be a quaver rest at the ed ofbar 2 in the B part and another quaver restin the third bar just before the D. When I find out how to make ... more…

  • The Barrel

    This is my local session. It is always a delight to have visitors who play and add something a bit different. But warning - the pub is set at the highest point above sea level in the whole district and it is often very cool and blowy up there. Hope to see... more…

  • Tammie Anderson

    I noticed Da Doon-Hanging Tie was posted and it was mentioned that Tammie Anderson was sometimes played with it. These two tunes were taught to me by Catriona MacDonald some years ago and they have stayed with me as a good Shetland set that tie well toget... more…