danbeimborn’s ten comments

  • Thanks

    Thanks- haven't been around here enough to know how to contribute reasonably. more…

  • Alternate settings

    This is closer to what I used on Torch & Fire.. second one with most of the ornamentation listed more…

  • Alabama Rick’s

    I added an alternate setting for Alabama Rick's that is closer to what I played on the disk more…

  • Con Cassidy’s

    I added my jig setting of this tune to my uploads here, the one linked at the moment is a reel and not on the disk 🙂 more…

  • Not the same as on my disk-

    Mine's a jig, melodically unrelated.. I'll see if I can add it here more…

  • About the Composer

    This tune was composed by Rick Gagne, a fine whistle/banjo/bouzouki player and a longtime email pen pal. It's a lot of fun on mandolin or bouzouki with thundering drones & fast triplets more…

  • Re: Dervish and the box

    It was Finn who died, he was their tour manager, sound guy, and a heck of a nice guy. more…

  • Re: Shetland Fiddling

    Trowie: Shetland + Donegal, my favorites! more…

  • Probably not this summer, but I'll be visiting family mid-feb. Hoping to make it out to Oconomowoc for Ed's session at Aelred's pub more…

  • Composer’s notes

    I wrote this tune in 1999 shortly after my son was born. It's recorded on zook (in an odd capo position) on my "Shatter the Calm" CD more…