John Errington’s nine comments

  • Re: I love my Chieftain but….

    OK I know this is a late response. I discovered the Impembpe whistle and bought it for a friend, she is delighted with it. I'm not so impressed, it plays well but the finish is "cheap". My own favorite by a long way is my Alba Q1 (which they no longer m... more…

  • suggestions for whistle tunes for starting a tune at a session

    I've been playing D whistle for a few years now so I have a reasonable repertoire; but dont get to many sessions. more…

  • David Cunningham tune?

    we have this tune attributed to David Cunningham - but no title!. Can anyone provide further information please? more…

  • Its in 5/4

    Sorry but I tried all the options and could not find anything that would let me set 5/4 as the time signature. more…

  • please name this tune

    Its a tune we are playing in the Redheughers ceilidh band but no-one knows its name. It sounded familiar when I first heard it. Ive done the usual searches online with no success, possibly its not in its original key. I'd be really grateful if you can te... more…

  • another tune to name please

    X:1 more…

  • The redheughers

    This tune is part of the repertoire of "the redheughers" a ceilidh band led by Robin Dunn. Their website is at http://redheughers.org.uk/ more…

  • Re: odd time signatures

    Thanks to all of you who have given such useful replies. I guess I've got enough to be going on with for now! more…

  • odd time signatures

    I'm fascinated by tunes with odd time signatures. But (other than jigs or waltzes) ther doesnt seem to be any category for 5/4, 7/8 (like watermans) and eg Kopanitzas (13/8) can somewone tell me how I find them without just looking at each one? more…