peakfiddler’s twenty-three comments

  • Re: Bouzouki starter pack?

    I bought an Thomann Irish Concert Bouzouki PU from Thomann, made by Hora who I believe are a Romanian manufacturer. The pick up is a real asset, as I can record both DI and Mic. more…

  • Re: The Jolly Roger

    It’s definitely not me, I simply wouldn’t do something like that, as all of my videos are monetised and it would go against the grain for me. more…

  • Re: Harrington Arms

    I have revisited this session over the last couple of friday nights. Haven’t been in a long while. There are now very few musicians attending and it is squeezebox orientated playing mainly English music. more…

  • The Snowgoose is closed every Monday and this session has finished

    Great fun whilst it lasted. If I can find another suitable venue I will post the details on this website. more…

  • Still going strong in 2015. 1st and 3rd Monday.

    A very lively session attracting some great players, including some from local bands, Peakfolk, Albireo, Maplewood to name a few. Always a great standard of musicianship. Playing Irish, English, French Canadian, New England, Scottish etc. more…

  • Still the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, in 2014

    A great session that still continues to thrive. Led by Peakfiddler and joined by musicians from other local bands. more…

  • Re: Help improve the sessions section

    How do I alter my original posting? My weekly session has now become twice a month.. more…

  • 1st and 3rd Monday of each month

    Please note that this takes place on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. Now in it’s third year.. more…

  • Cape Breton version

    I feel that even though the Cape Breton version ‘Homeward Bound’ is not that dissimilar from the ‘Gem of Ireland’, it certainly has become a unique tune in it’s own right. As a fiddle tune, the syncopated bowing style that can be used, makes it … more…

  • Once a fortnight in 2013

    Starting from Monday 7th January 2013, this session in now once a fortnight. more…