Comments on tunes
Re: Muiñeira De Vilanova
Should it be played at a jig tempo? Seems to me it's more a Waltz, should be in 3/4 time, change eight notes to quarters, quarters to halves, etc.Posted by .
Flora Macdonald, X:5
From Robert Bremner's 1757 collection.Posted by .
Re: Captain O’Kane
Great version here at (11:08)Posted by .
Re: Bowna / Barna
This was tune was listed as The Barna on Denis Doody's "Kerry Music"LP, as track 7 tune 2, seePosted by .
Re: The Cat On The Stairs
Nice one.Posted by .
Kilty Town, X:6
One of the best tunes ever imho. We used to play something like this version many years ago in our session. I love the scales in the third part!Posted by .
Bob’s Garden Of Earthly Delights
From John Whelan's 1999 Come To Dance album.Posted by .
A simple sounding tune, learnt in the 70s, probably from Johnny Leary. It may have morphed in the intervening years. A fuller rendering is in the book (JOL.15); Breandán Breathnach collected it from Johnny in 1973. He then transcribed Denis Murphy playin...Posted by .
The Cry Of The Mountain
Source: Kevin CrawfordPosted by .
Re: Over Yonder
So, what happened? Did you use it, and how was it received? ;)Posted by .