CreadurMawnOrganig’s ten thousand, one hundred and six comments
Re: Seven Stars
@Yhaal House: I admit that my knowledge of astronomy is shamefully limited. But you'll have to appeal to the editor of The Fiddler's Companion http://www.ibiblio.org/fiddlers/index.html ( or The Traditional Tune Archive https://tunearch.org/wiki/TTA , wh... more…
Re: Are the accordion and melodeon high maintenance?
There are a lot of moving parts, so there are a lot of things that *can* go wrong. But if an instrument it is well-made and, as Lanair says, properly cared for (i.e. stored away from damp or extremely dry environments, away from heat sources, out of dire... more…
Re: Seven Stars
Fiddler's Companion agrees with conical bore http://www.ibiblio.org/fiddlers/MOO_MORM.htm#MOON_AND_SEVEN_STARS (follow cross-reference to "Seven Stars"): more…
Re: Scottish tune name request
It sounds more like a 2/4 march than a fling or schottische, I think. But I don't know it, so I'm probably no help. more…
Re: Tune title please, and at the same time just to prove to the fiddlers that it’s NOT all in the bowing.
@Ah, it went straight over my head. Sorry. more…
- Re: Tune title please, and at the same time just to prove to the fiddlers that it’s NOT all in the bowing.
Re: Twenty years of thesession.org!
I had nearly a full head of fully-pigmented hair when I joined this site. See what it's done to me? more…
Re: Bb flute
"Check with Norman Holmes over on Chiff & Nipple." more…
- Re: O’Reilly’s Greyhound
Re: Role of the Tin Whistle
Re heterophony vs. unison: I would like to add that perfect unison can be great too, when two or three players know each other's playing so well that they intuitively perfectly synchronise all their ornaments, phrasing and variations; a whole session of ... more…