Mario’s one hundred and forty comments

  • MIck B: A 'real' instrument would include anything but a guitar, simple as it gets...so how about a nose whistle? Or an ocarina? ;-) more…

  • Funny...I was doing some research on the internet and ended up with exactly the same information... more…

  • LOL...'c'...a casual (or not so casual?) reader could easily be lulled into believing that you're agitating... more…

  • Well...running late for this one...nice tune. There's a very good version, recorded by Ross Daly (an Irishman living in Greece who's playing the Cretan Lyra among other instruments) & Friends on an album called Kin Kin. more…

  • This Strathpey comes from the playing of the fantastic Scottish fiddler, John Martin, who recorded it with Ossian on their second album, St. Kilda Wedding, in 1978. more…

  • Gemtrimmer: hi, glad you like it - I'm all with you! more…

  • Well..I could bring in some reall good beer from the Allgäu, deep down in the south of Germany, where I lived for a coule of years. It's special, and it's really good, so... :) more…

  • *yodel*...Oh boy, gotta go to sleep... more…

  • Damn...it was meant to read 'yodelling', of course... :-/ more…

  • Ceolachan - I have been told that, before the advent of telecommunications, the people here in Berlin would stand on their respective rooftops and yoddel the day's news to each other...! 8-) more…