JoJofidhlear’s ninety-six comments

  • Calling All Fiddlers (and those who put up with them)!

    I've just posted an event called International Night of a Thousand Fiddles. Glenora Distillery in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia is sponsoring the invitation to establish a world record for the most fiddles played on one night worldwide on August 31, 2019. Th... more…

  • Fiddler’s Choice

    This tune was written by Bill Sampson to commemorate Glenora Distillery's whiskey of the same name, to be played around the world on August 31, 2019, International Night of A Thousand Fiddles. The idea is to set a record of most fiddles played around the... more…

  • International Night of a Thousand Fiddles

    Glenora Distillers, North America’s first single malt whisky distillery, located in Glenville, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada is pleased to announce the International Night of A Thousand Fiddles. more…

  • The Scots Lament

    Heard this on Abby Newton's Castles, Kirks, and Caves and the liner notes attributed it to James Oswald in A Second Collection of Curious Scots Tunes (1742). more…

  • Re: The Rough Bounds

    Thanks, Kenny. That is the only problem with digital downloads, missing out on the album notes. more…

  • Re: The Rough Bounds

    Daimh just got better with two fiddles in their lineup! I was able to add all the gaelic titles from the lyrics section of their website, but I don't know the titles of the Donald MacLeod reels (4th track). Perhaps a piper here can add them. more…

  • Re: Ryan Young

    Ryan's interpretation of a number of Scottish tunes. Distinctive expressive style. My new favorite album. more…

  • Re: Lesser Known Scottish 4/4 Marches

    Phil Cunningham's Blackwell Court played as a march more…

  • Re: Ar Éirinn Ní Neosfainn Cé Hí

    Here's the words in English from the Dervish video: more…

  • Re: The Bright Field

    So here’s the listing of the entries: more…