marvamillion’s three comments

  • Re: What are these tunes?

    The first one is also known as "Les Cinque Jumelles" in Québec (as well as the Dionne Reels). It's a Québecois tune names after the famous quintuplets. The second one, "Mouth of the Tobique" is a tune from New Brunswick. more…

  • Re: Hopf Fiddles

    I agree with kuec. Much more important that you love the sound of the instrument, regardless of the make. I have a few instruments, and my first is still my favourite: an 1895 German copy of a Guarnerius. It isn't overly valuable, but I love the sound ... more…

  • I enjoy playing this one by cutting the third part and using it to lead into either another Em reel or an Am reel. I find as a two-part tune it works quite well! more…