tones’s twenty-two comments

  • Re: John Williams-Steam-Johnny O’Learys

    Figured out. He is tuned up a half step. Time for the Eb whistle. more…

  • John Williams-Steam-Johnny O’Learys

    Does anyone play Johnny O'Learys as John Williams it on flute on Steam? I heard and was all excited and sat down with my flute to learn, cause it sounds great. Only i can't seem to figure out what key its in. On the recording i think the first note is ... more…

  • Re: Blyn’s #2

    Its a reel, in D i think. Its in the tune book, Where's the Crack. Not sure of the author. more…

  • Blyn’s #2

    Does anyone know an alternate title for this tune? I heard at a local session, and i could have sworn that Lunasa plays it, but cant seem to find it on any of their cd's. more…

  • Dervish-Apples in Winter set-second tune

    Hi, more…

  • Re: From Guitar to Mandolin “no lookin back”

    Been playing guitar for six years, added the mando a few years ago. Its great. The fifths tuning makes scales and tunes easier to pickup. My picking hand needs work, and i often can't play fast enough, but that will come with time. more…

  • Re: Paddy League

    I didnt intend on name dropping when i created the post. I had just been practicing alot to his playing and am just amazed at what a player he is, especially for his age. I was actually hopeing someone might chime in with more about him, his musical bac... more…

  • Paddy League

    I have been practicing my DADGAD backup, playing along with Dark of the Moon by Grey Larsen/Paddy League. I really like Paddy's backup approach. Him and I are close to the same age, and hearing someone play like that, especially at his age, is inspiring... more…

  • Re: question for multi instrumentalists

    Thanks everyone for the input. more…

  • question for multi instrumentalists

    This one is for all you multi instrumentalists. After you learn a tune on one instrument, do find it is easily transferable to another instrument? Or do you have to sit and pick out the notes all over again? more…