Emmanuel’s four comments

  • Re: DADGAD instructional videos

    I would highly recommend the CDROM MadforTrad tutor by John Doyle, it is NOT for DADGAD but for Drop D tuning. usually DADGAD DOES sound better for the music (with modal chord progressions based on droning bass line) yet when I listen to Doyle's ideas for... more…

  • Tunes inspired by Yeats’ Poetry

    Trying to make a list of tunes and songs that were inspired by Yeats poetry (plus the origin of the melody): more…

  • Breeches Mary

    A great old tune from the O'Neill collection, I heard it played by Brian McNamarra on pipes accompanied by Grainne Hambly on harp. more…

  • A tune from the olden days

    This tune is an old one, it was collected by Francis O'Neill. Tis nice to have another tune in C, isn't it? more…