jensis’s thirty-eight comments

  • New site

    Just wanted to inform you that I had to move the abc transposer away from the old server at 8ung.at, more…

  • Road To Spencer

    A mandolin player at my local session played this tune - it's by Ricky Skaggs - as seen on youtube: more…

  • whistle tabs

    In the middle of the discussion s.o. asked for whistle-tabs: This is where you can convert abc to whistle tabs - a great tool: http://www.mandolintab.net/abcconverter.php more…

  • Is there an online ABC to guitar tab converter?

    I recently learned about the very handy tool http://mandolintab.net/abcconverter.php which converts ABC to mandolin or whistle tabs. Is there a similar one that provides guitar-tabs as well, preferrably online? I know tabledit can do the job, but an onli... more…

  • Re: Tin Whistle “fingerhole notation” software?

    Thanks for the link to abc-converter, this was exactly what I was looking for. What a handy little online-tool! I tried using Tabledit but when I chose "whistle-tabs" all I got was numbers from 0 to 16 or so.....not that useful... more…

  • Tin Whistle “fingerhole notation” software?

    I'm doing a tin whistle course for beginners at my school and I really don't want to force people to learn standard notation, they're supposed to pick up the tunes by ear. However, it would be good to be able to give them new tunes after they've learned ... more…

  • Wonderful tune - a French scottish

    Actually this is not a barndance but a French scottish by Frederic Paris. I got to know the tune yesterday at a session in northern Germany and I just got addicted to it. At the session they played it just like this guy: more…

  • Change of location

    The session takes place at: more…

  • Re: German 9th grade students: Survey about sessions

    Thank you very much for your contributions. My students were stunned that there are actually so many sessions all over the world. I think with your help I was able to interest some of them in that aspect of Irish culture. Who knows - some of them might ev... more…

  • German 9th grade students: Survey about sessions

    Hello, I'm a teacher of English from Buxtehude, northern Germany interested in ITM. I've just introduced my class to Irish traditional music and they've learned what a session is. They've developed a little survey on sessions in general and would like to ... more…