Art Friedman’s five comments

  • Re: An Comhra Donn

    One of my first and favorite tunes. Yes, it does have a spring to it as someone said, but I still tend to think of it as a funeral march. Beautiful piece IMO. more…

  • Re: An Comhra Donn

    Lonnie the Harper has an interesting point about the tune's resemblance to the Battle Hymn of the Republic. I don't know if there's anything to that or not, but here's another (possibly accidental) point of contact: The Battle Hymn of the Republic is also... more…

  • Re: I Buried My Wife And Danced On Her Grave

    Is the title meant to be as hideous as it sounds, or is there an inside joke that I'm missing? Wonderful tune. more…

  • Re: Test drive the changes coming to The Session

    I love the new interface. more…

  • What’s in a Key?

    The key listed for this wonderful tune is Dmix, which seems right to me. Yet both the A and B parts seem to resolve to G. So, does the tune somehow change keys (from Dmix to Gmajor) without changing key signatures? I would find that very pleasing. more…