alexboydell’s sixty-nine comments

  • Re: Music notation applications - inter-readability

    Have no fear,I was told the same Musictime Deluxe 3.5 would not work. All my music scores from way back 100s were on an external drive. I bought a laptop with a free upgrade to windows 10. Used my trusty old Musictime disc and it loaded the program, it w... more…

  • Re: Tune ID

    Sounds like the version of Boys of Bluehill called "The Lads of North Tyne"as played by Jack Armstrong and others more…

  • The Dorchester, X:2

    A common version of this Hornpipe..found in Fiddlers Tune Book, and several other publications.I believe this is the version in Thomas Hardy's grandfather's tune books in Dorchester library, but I am not 100% sure. more…

  • Light And Airy, X:7

    I can remember playing something like this from long ago in the Lake District Cumbria (England) I recently found this version which seems very close to what I remember in the Rook Manuscript found in Westmorland ( now Cumbria) dated I think 1840. more…

  • Re: Need Some Hornpipe Recommendations!

    Miss Thompson's, The Hawk,... fit with Fisher's very nicely more…

  • Re: Guinness bar towel…

    Only when you have consumed vast quantities of the advertised beverage..and then although you will believe you are playing brilliantly....... others may not agree! more…

  • Old Man Dillon /Foga Bella

    T Foga Bella more…

  • Re: SOFTWARE for writing music

    Musictime de luxe from Gvox was the easiest I found which gives a good clear print out which is most important more…

  • Re: Alternative to “Sibelius” software …?

    I have used MUSICTIME DE LUXE 3.5.5 for some years now, fairly straightforward,and fine for Trad Music where one does not require complex score writing.. from GVOX Interactive Music. more…

  • Nancy Under The Hill

    Another version of this tune? more…