henchard’s twenty-four comments

  • Re: Highland Laddie

    The amazing Scottish fiddler Ryan Young takes the tune to new places in his version more…

  • Re: Ryan Young accompanied by Mark Nagle

    If you like the playing of Martin Hayes you'll definitely love Ryan's playing. Well worth catching on the 10th May at the Cobblestone, Dublin more…

  • Re: Baltimore Fiddle Fair

    Not forgetting Sam Amidon and stellar Scottish fiddler Ryan Young who are also there. Sam Amidon is of course unique and Ryan is well worth seeing as you can see in this video of him playing with Dennis Cahill more…

  • Re: Ryan Young accompanied by Mark Nagle

    New venue at 'The Hole in the Wall' is now sorted don't miss it. more…

  • Re: Ryan Young accompanied by Mark Nagle

    Just to add that because of potential demand it has become apparent that the original venue probably was not suitable so we are trying to arrange a new venue. We'll keep you posted! Sorry for any inconvenience more…

  • Ryan Young accompanied by Mark Nagle

    Upcoming Scottish fiddler Ryan Young, winner of MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2016 ‘Up and Coming Artist of the Year’ and a BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Nominee 2018, will be playing at Rafter Dempsey's accompanied by Dublin guitarist Mark Nagle. more…

  • Ryan Young accompanied by Mark Nagle

    Upcoming Scottish fiddler Ryan Young, winner of MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2016 'Up and Coming Artist of the Year' and a BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Nominee 2018, will be playing at the Cobblestone accompanied by Dublin guitarist Mark Nagle. more…

  • Re: Best Irish Trad CDs of 2017

    Well if I'm allowed to widen this to 'Trad' rather than 'Irish Trad' I'd have to say the debut self titled album by Scottish fiddler Ryan Young. Although as the album does have some tunes claimed by both Ireland and Scotland it is probably fair to includ... more…

  • Re: Need help with research

    Failed at the first hurdle; the survey presupposes that I play an instrument to be interested in traditional music (and indeed to create music which I have facilitated through other means). more…

  • Re: Interesting players

    Ryan Young is getting a name for pushing the boundaries of some Scottish trad tunes. The sampler only gives a flavour but on tracks like the Highland Laddie he gives it some real twists and turns. more…