radriano’s one hundred and twenty-seven comments

  • Crossing the Fence

    I've heard that this was written by Brendan McGlinchey. Can anyone verify that? more…

  • Dark Island

    Here's some infor about the song taken from various threads on the Mudcat Cafe forum: more…

  • I get incredibly bored with these kinds of tunes. The second part reads like those musical excercises that were good for you but bored you silly. more…

  • Are you saying Hessian wrote the jig? more…

  • Key changes are indeed possible in ABC notation. When you get to the point in the tune where a key change occurs, enter the new key, followed by a backslash and then hit enter for a new line. For example, in a switch from G to A, you'd enter: more…

  • I don't get it. Why is "hornpipe" in the title if it's a slip jig? more…

  • Will, I totally agree with you about the "naming of a tune" business. With respect to settings of tunes, of course nobody want multiple posts of "Kesh Jig." I admit I reacted hastily - actually my reaction goes back a ways because I once posted a tune t... more…

  • Easy there, Will. I was upset because you did not just "point out" the situation to the other contributor. You berated him for it and you did it on a public forum. Perhaps you got out of bed on the wrong side that day, huh? If you're going to be fair,... more…

  • So what gives, Will? It's okay for you to post a version of a tune already in the files but not okay for someone else? more…

  • Just a personal little rant here. more…