Rich Nicholls’s sixteen comments

  • Makers Of Low Bb Flutes

    Hi Folks, more…

  • Michael McGoldrick plays this on Fused. Does anyone know what key flute he's using? It sounds to me like a Low Bb - or is it a keyed D? more…

  • Re: Whistle keys that Brian Finnegan uses

    Kan:- more…

  • Can anyone confirm if the Flute Brian is playing is an Eb? I've tried this on my D flute and a Low F whistle but neither sound right. The closest I got was half holing on the flute which is really hard! more…

  • what key whistle does Brian play this on? more…

  • What key whistle does Brian use when playing this - I see that some folks advise playing this on a Bb, but I'd be interested in what key whistle is the correct one. more…

  • Re: The Sidh

    @THC (thehappcamper is too long to type - damn, I just did!) I think that there are very few as good as those you mentioned. Iain from The Sidh has taken some lessons this year from Brian! The album is 2 years old!!!!!! more…

  • Re: The Sidh

    @ Kenny, I'm sorry but you miss the point regarding new and fresh music. Both Croft No.5 (and I have a few of Misha's whistles and really like the band - oh, and they don't exist anymore!) and the Peatbog's (I have tickets for their shows in Bromsgrove an... more…

  • Re: The Sidh

    Ah, the hat...... ;-) more…

  • Re: The Sidh

    I wouldn't say 'dumbing down'. It's just a new and different way of playing the whistle. It's music evolving to suit the new and younger generations. more…