alaskafolk’s eight comments

  • Re: Beauty Of The North

    To fix the first setting, it can't be done here, but if you download the abc, just change the key to Eb. Thanks for posting. more…

  • Re: Windbroke

    On breath control of Mike's dad, apparently being a heavy smoker didn't help. Great tune. more…

  • Point follow-up

    Actually, while not linked, I did find Quadrille de Beauharnois (aka Gigue des Touristes) abc-listed, written by Joseph Allard many decades ago. I'd agree that the tradition blends across the trad sub-genres, so happy for the inclusion of Tidal Waves' tu... more…

  • New thesession.org website gone live

    I must have missed the announcement about the beta website and upcoming changes so here's a starter for the new website now gone production. I'll check it out in the weeks to come and, unless there is an alternate place to comment, use this discussion as... more…

  • Different Butcher’s March

    The tune linked for Butcher's March for Paul Kelly's album is a different tune entirely. Paul is a a left-handed mandolin player and this album is a really fine recording. more…

  • Composer noted

    Composed 2011 by Gary Newman, Fairbanks, Alaska . Notation not ornamented, have fun improvising. more…

  • Noticed some minor differences in a few tune titles from the CD in my hand. more…

  • Suffering Whereabouts

    And where IS Conor these days? Dale and Tom are still around. Finn is going strong with the many things he does. Great band - I had fun doing their website in the not too distant past. more…