Alien_Sunset’s seventeen comments

  • Re: Using Our Real Names

    meh, my real name is in my profile if someone really wants to know it, but everywhere else on the the internet I'm Alien_Sunset, so that's what I always put as a screen name. more…

  • Re: fiddle advice

    thanks so much for all the advice, everyone! more…

  • fiddle advice

    I think want to learn fiddle, this is a big thing for me and I'm a little nervous. (I learned voice and piano elementary school through high school, but quit when I went to college, and am currently futzing around trying to learn tin whistle on my own.) ... more…

  • Re: A couple of questions about the tinwhistle

    smarter people than I will probably comment shortly, but I can definitely tell you that there is no middle C on the D whistle. the lowest note (blowing softly with all fingers covering all the holes) is D; hence the name (that would be the D directly abo... more…

  • Who to follow on You tube

    when I’m learning a tune I like to listen to it. A lot. Played by several different people/bands if possible. And especially in my instrument (whistle). The only problem with this is that I do not have a very extensive musical library, nor do I have to... more…

  • Re: Favorite Tunes

    tinwhistler71 - it does sound quite lively! and I liked your turn of phrase there. more…

  • Re: Favorite Tunes

    kennedy - that's perfect, I don't mind not having names, I really curious about what everybody likes and why, what about the tunes move you, etc. more…

  • Favorite Tunes

    so forget about easy beginner tunes, and lets not even think about essential session tunes. more…

  • Re: Who needs reel [sic] instruments anymore when you can play these?

    if the Cyber whistle meant that I could practice with headphones while my three year old napped (about the only time I get peace and quiet around here) I'd be all for it. more…

  • Re: Self taught? ~ What does this mean? What does it mean to you?

    tdrury - more…