cilla’s five comments

  • Re: Portland, Oregon fiddle teacher?

    Thank you all for your input...who knew there were so many Irish music lovers in Portland (!) Now I feel I've got a few avenues to try. And trying workshops and such would help me get out of my shyness rut. more…

  • Re: Portland, Oregon fiddle teacher?

    Thanks for the names. I'm a little too intimidated by the sheer awesomeness of Mr. Burke to even think about approaching him for lessons at this point of my illustrious career ;) Not that the others aren't also great, but you know what I mean... more…

  • Portland, Oregon fiddle teacher?

    Does anyone know of any ITM fiddlers who might be willing to give lessons in the Portland, Oregon area? I'm an adult player getting back into playing again, and my teacher is changing jobs and won't be teaching anymore :( My main goal is to improve my... more…

  • Anybody know this tune’s name?

    I learned it in Edinburgh in 1982, but I'm so bad at remembering names. Hope the key is right, too, not so great at that either. But I love this tune. Also, does anyone know what type of tune it is (air, waltz?) I love this site, you all are a wealth ... more…

  • This lovely unknown tune

    I learned this sweet but sad tune in Edinburgh around 1982 when I lived there for the year. I wish I knew it's name. I've been playing it ever since. It's not really a mazurka, but it's not a waltz either. Maybe a dirge? more…