eiregirl1981’s twelve comments

  • Time change for Corgans’ session

    The Corgans' session will now be from 12-2pm on Sundays. We are always looking to meet new players who want to play trad tunes and keep the tradition alive! The venue is a fantastic Irish pub that treats the musicians great. more…

  • Re: Singing "folk" music at trad sessions

    If the session leader goes out of the way to make it known that it is a traditional tunes session, and people still insist on singing folk songs, well then, it gets hairy...and sucks the fun out of it. Traditionally, trad sessions are not held at the same... more…

  • Thanks for the info

    Thanks for filling in the info CelticHeartbeat. I always wondered what happened there. Too bad about the venue being lame to the musicians. As for the musicians drifting apart side of things, I know that story all to well. That being said, I live near C... more…

  • Active?

    Yes, what Ron asked, is this session still active? more…

  • More info on this session

    This is a traditional Irish TUNES session. This is not a song session. We want to grow trad players, and hold a space where we can continue a tradition that is hard to find in our area. Please be respectful of this. While the session runs at an intermedia... more…

  • Still going!

    Corgans' traditional Irish session is still active! We love having out-of-town guests. Every Sunday 7-10pm. For more info email session leader at eiregirl1981@yahoo.com more…

  • Singing "folk" music at trad sessions

    Lately I have run into a lot of this....people insisting that they sing "folk" music at a trad session. I try not to be a session nazi, but gadzooks, it really seems odd to me. Does this drive anyone else nuts....? more…

  • Re: baroque/ classic/ other music on Irish flute

    Yes there are people who do this. The cross fingerings are a wild pain, but there are people who do it. Our concept of an "Irish flute" is based somewhat off of copies of flutes that were around before Boehm made his changes. The flute back then was not n... more…

  • Re: A Question Of Flute History

    Ailin, more…

  • Re: Seeking Concert & Irish flute player (one person who plays both)

    Windplayer more…