ph’s thirty-seven comments

  • Stan Treacy’s Very Particular

    From Dave Hugard, well known Australian melodeon player as well as Stan Treacy more…

  • Re: Fortyfived

    The latest CD from The Old Swan Band. Forty five years of playing. Tunes with roots in Ireland, North America, Scotland, Sweden, Denmark, Australia, Germany and of course England. more…

  • Re: Liberty For The Sailors

    Played best as an air as by Kathryn Tickell more…

  • Re: The Nelson

    The video is LORD Nelson’s hornpipe, which is a different tune more…

  • Re: The Savage

    Not written by Jon Swayne. A traditional tune written out in the John Clare manuscript in B flat more…

  • Re: Frank’s

    Version by Eliza Carthy is a rather English version and sounds great more…

  • The Leeds Polka

    Collected by Frank Kidson from Leeds, Yorkshire and recently recorded by The Old Swan Band more…

  • Tricky Dicky

    Colin Cater wrote an English style tune called tricky Dicky more…

  • Alexander’s Hornpip

    Known in the Northumbrian tradition as Goswick Kirn. Don't know what it means but recorded by Cheviot Ranters in 1972 more…

  • Bonny Breast Knot Barndance

    This is not the version recorded by Chris Wood & Andy Cutting on Knock John. They use the Sussex tune more…