banjouke’s twenty-three comments

  • origins

    well, why play it IN California, when you're already there? Seems like it would have been written as a send-off for those heading there. more…

  • adding chords is not too hard

    You can do this by adding a setting. Copy the ABC as it is to your text editor. Then add the chords by putting the chord name in quotes - "Em" where you want the chord to go. Then re-post it as a new setting, and mention that you're just adding chords. more…

  • addendum

    By the way, thanks again to all those who helped me with the ABC on this, in our discussion a few weeks ago. more…

  • Catherine The Brave

    This is an original, named for and dedicated to my older sister, who's fighting an illness and needs some inspiration from time to time. I developed it as a theme, I play it broadly and grandly. However it does work with a more playful treatment if that's... more…

  • 2nd setting

    Adding chords, slightly different from those found in the Robin Williamson book. more…

  • Setting 5

    Added chords to setting #2, nice piece more…

  • Standard Pitch in Irish Music?

    Is there a standard pitch for Irish music in your area? In the USA we're supposed to use A=440, in Europe it can be A=442. I don't know about the UK. Or is every pub different? more…

  • Re: Help with tune

    thanks gam, the rhythm to that measure is the same as two measures before it, it should be B-B/2 A/2G/2A/2, an eighth note and four 16ths with the eighth tied to the first 16th. more…

  • Re: Help with tune

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  • Help with tune

    This tune has emerged from my ukulele over a period of time, and I'm dedicating it to my favorite sister. more…