steves’s eleven comments

  • The Crock Of Gold, X:7

    I had this in my abc files and checked where I had gotten it from. From what I can tell it is pretty much what Teada plays on their first album. more…

  • Richmond

    As posted by Janet Beazley 3/15/2013: more…

  • Re: The Exile Of Erin

    I found a recording on YouTube of Tony playing this tune: more…

  • Re: Emile’s Dream

    I learned a lot of Emile's tunes from my friend Colin Quigley who studied his playing, tune writing and stories. Colin wrote his dissertation on Emile: Music from the Heart: Compositions of a Folk Fiddler....it is available for purchase. more…

  • Up The Southern Shore

    I learned this tune from Colin Quigley...he learned it from Rufus Guinchard. more…

  • Emile’s Dream, X:2

    I changed the key to D because I think it medley's better with Arriving To St. John's more…

  • Emile’s Dream

    I learned this tune from Colin Quigley who studied the fiddle playing and tune writing of Emile Benoit who wrote this tune. We "straightened" it to be able to play for contradances. more…

  • Arriving To St. John’s

    I learned this tune from Colin Quigley...who studied the Newfoundland fiddler Emile Benoit, who actually wrote the tune. My version is slightly different then Emile's, but pretty close. more…

  • Re: Beginner’s Session in West Los Angeles or Santa Monica

    Hi all, more…

  • Times

    This session starts about 7:30-8ish and goes to around 11.... more…