waltcamp45’s thirty-three comments

  • Re: Worst version the "The Butterfly"

    Thanks Ailin -- that was a great rendition/performance you posted. I'd never heard The Butterfly played on a kalimba. more…

  • Grabbed a copy of the Billy Clifford album available via http://ceolalainn.blogspot.com/ - like both of the "Upperchurch" polkas ... thanks for posting. more…

  • Re: How do you improve breathing on flute?

    Brenda - I think it depends a bit on the type of tune. I've heard the same advice/instruction that you cite - don't breathe at the end of a phrase ... in dance oriented tunes (such as jigs and reels) because it introduces awkward pauses in the music. more…

  • Re: New Flute CD/Kickstarter

    Looks like the project is now fully funded ... $3885 has been pledged (goal was $3850) - congratulations Shannon! more…

  • Re: New Flute CD/Kickstarter

    Jeremy beat me to the punch - home stretch folks ... scraping up $200 should be easy enough. more…

  • Re: New Flute CD/Kickstarter

    I've kicked a bit as well and am happy to have done so. This is a wonderful way to support worthy folks. more…

  • A good set (to my ear) can be found on The Long Grazing Acre by Paddy Keenan and Tommy O'Sullivan: Lost And The Found / The Hag At The Churn / The Wind Off the Lake. more…

  • Re: Ralph Sweet flute vs. other delrin ones

    I moved from a Ralph Sweet (maple) to a delrin by Rob Forbes and am still madly in love with the Forbes. Whenever the topic of delrin flutes comes up, Forbes, Seery, and Copely always seem to stand out. more…

  • Re: Is RTE Radio’s Ceili House under threat?

    Just finished my note - thx for passing this tidbit along. I'd hate to see this program axed; it's a real gem. more…

  • Re: Comhaltas Archive announcement

    Looking forward to looking around. Small bit of usability feedback - on the main page I was looking for a link to create an account. Took me a while to figure out that I had to click the Guest link to be given the chance to sign up. Not a problem, but it ... more…