malarz’s nine comments

  • Andy Irvine: Recommendations for recordings

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  • Re: Songs in 9/8

    Wow! Thanks to all for your replies. Rocky Road to Dublin is the tune in my head. All the tunes you've listed are great! I only can sing, sort of, in English so I'll try to learn one or two of those. more…

  • Songs in 9/8

    I’m looking for songs specifically in 9/8 time signature. I am just beginning to play Irish music so my knowledge of the repertoire is mighty slim. Any ideas if there are songs in 9/8? I keep hearing one in my mind but can’t remember any lyrics and ju... more…

  • Re: Chez Seychelles

    Often played more sprightly, as a mazurka, with the emphasis on the 2-3 beats instead of the the first beat as a waltz usually is played. At least from my playing and dancing experience with this tune. more…

  • Re: The Boys of Ballinafad

    Thanks, for your help! more…

  • The Boys of Ballinafad

    Is this title an alternate title for another tune? more…

  • Re: Where to buy Irish musicians’ cd’s in USA?

    Thanks to you all for your recommendations. I’ve purchased through Discogs. I did not know about Amoeba. Probably I should have specified an online shop specializing in Celtic music. I’ll look at Ossian and Custy’s. more…

  • Where to buy Irish musicians’ cd’s in USA?

    Where do you folks living in the USA buy your cd's? I am looking for an online source but also interested in any shops in New England/New York. more…

  • Re: The Clumsy Lover

    Wondering if there are any recorded button accordion versions available? more…