Yosh’s seventeen comments

  • Celtic Junction Arts Center

    Runs from 6:00 PM to around 8:30 or 9:00. more…

  • Re: Red Stag

    The Sunday 6:00 PM regular session has been moved to the Celtic Junction Arts Center in Saint Paul. more…

  • Re: Loss of Acquisition.

    It is also an age related phenomenon. In my 30’s and 40’s if I could play a tune once or twice I’d remember it, but now at the age of 70 I’m finding it much hard to remember new tunes, they just don’t “stick” like they used to. It’s real… more…

  • Re: Susie Cox RIP

    Susie always went out of her way to make me feel welcome during my visits to Miltown Malbay. She was a kind person and will be missed. RIP Susie. more…

  • Re: All lubed up

    Vaseline is a pure, saturated hydrocarbon. You can think of it as a thick form of mineral oil. I would stay away from vegetable oils, almond oils, Vitamin E oils, etc since they are unsaturated, reactive, and will oxidize and gel in time. more…

  • Re: Finger placement in fiddle rolls

    “I wonder how the OP is getting on with his rolls….” more…

  • Finger placement in fiddle rolls

    I’m curious as to best practice for placement of the low note finger in rolls on the fiddle. Take a roll on the note G on the D string for example where the roll is a GaGf#G. Do you place your second finger on the f# at the same time you place your th… more…

  • Re: Dupuytren’s Disease/Contracture

    I’ve had DC for 20 years and have had radio therapy (RT) and needle aponeurotomy (NA), both with great success. more…

  • Have post-Covid midweek sessions started in Dublin?

    Are there any open sessions on Tuesdays or Wednesdays in Dublin these days? The Piper’s Corner seems to be hosting, but they say “invite only” on their web site. more…

  • Re: Merlin’s Rest

    The sessions have resumed post-Covid, usually starting around 8:30 PM more…