Stanley Blow III’s seven comments

  • Re: Thinking about trying to establish a local session

    I assume Mary Anna's comment was actually directed toward me, as I'm the one who lives in Vermont. I've been meaning to go to the session at Bagitos, but I just haven't made it. I've heard the one in Jericho is more beginner friendly. more…

  • Thinking about trying to establish a local session

    I live in an area that is seemingly void of Irish sessions, and I'd really like to change that. However, I've no idea where to even start. Honestly, I question whether it would even be a good idea, as I'm not the strongest musician. I'm not terrible, but ... more…

  • Good to know!

    Thanks much! The Thursday night one may be difficult for to attend as I work full time in Stowe during the week, but I will certainly check out the Facebook page. more…

  • Still active?

    I just moved down from Swanton to Waterbury and have wanted to attend a session for a very long time. I'm not sure yet how comfortable I would be playing as I am by all definitions an amateur. I have two questions: 1, is this still an active session; and ... more…

  • Re: Is there a way to ‘stealth’ my fiddle into the session without ppl noticing?

    This is precisely why I love my whistles. I can carry them around anywhere and nobody is the wiser. Sure enough though, if someone sees one, I get "what is that?" "Can you play something?" more…

  • Re: 2015: New Year’s Musical Resolutions

    I'd really like to master the Morning Thrush on my whistle. I'm getting there, but the ornamentation just doesn't sound quite right. more…

  • Good Memories

    This was the first reel I ever learned. Good memories. more…