Richie Wolff’s four comments

  • Re: Bakerswell

    Na Piobaire Uilleann posted biographical information on Sean Potts (the father). He did put together the group which recorded the Bakerswell record in 1987. This was around the time they toured to raise money for NPU. To me, there is a Chieftains "feel" t... more…

  • Re: The Drocketty March

    Bakerswell plays The Drocketty March with the first part repeated, as written. But they play the B and C parts one time through, no repeats. more…

  • Re: The Kanturk

    This lovely jig, supposedly composed by Jackie Daly, is very close to "Farewell to My Troubles," as it appears in O'Neill's. Also, Liz Carroll has played a slow set dance version called "Fiddler Round the Fairy Tree." I wouldn't call Jackie out on this, b... more…

  • Ace and Deuce of Pipering - X3

    Thanks to Kevin Reitmann for this transcription. It's a tough tune to learn since the three parts start and end the same way, the first and third parts are 12 measures each and the second part has thirteen measures. Liam O'Flynn played this setting in Ban... more…