t-rex’s four comments

  • First Reel

    I think it's called Charlie's Brother. more…

  • Lasses of Stewarton

    This is one of my favorite tunes. It’s a Scottish tune, fairly common in Cape Breton. I love the alternating D and C major throughout. more…

  • Re: Bowing techniques for "Pressed for Time"

    I love playing this tune on the fiddle and it does get played at our (albeit scottish-ish) session fairly regularly. I do all single bowings for those first couple bars and really try to punch out those top notes, so that I get a bit of the groove syncopa... more…

  • Re: Good fiddle tune.. but what *is* it?

    I am pretty sure that you are thinking of track 2 on Hanneke Cassel's CD "Silver." The tune names are listed as "The Glass Case of Emotion" and "Sweet Grandmother's Spatula" - both written by Cassel. more…