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by joshD
Wed Jul 01, 2009 4:32 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: New Flute Tutorial from June McCormack (2009)
Replies: 2
Views: 992

Re: New Flute Tutorial from June McCormack (2009)

This CD/ book is a must have. The tunes and playing From the first set really help someone looking for direction in there playing. I will be getting a copy hopefully from the in the Catskills. Hope to see you people up there.

Cheers
by joshD
Sun Jun 28, 2009 9:25 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: Posting clips
Replies: 2643
Views: 1018114

Re: Posting clips

Hey All, Sorry I have been out of the loop for so long. I get in these phases of online all the time and then internet silence. Anyway, I learned this great Liz C tune called "A leading role" off of Kevin C. This tune is normally played in A but it is sweet in G on the flute. Also learned ...
by joshD
Sat Jun 20, 2009 8:51 pm
Forum: Irish Traditional Music Forum
Topic: Mid Atlantic Fleadh 2009 results posted
Replies: 4
Views: 1368

Re: Mid Atlantic Fleadh 2009 results posted

Hope to see you soon Tom. Catskills? :thumbsup:
by joshD
Sat Jun 20, 2009 8:40 pm
Forum: Irish Traditional Music Forum
Topic: Ceili Drummers? advice sought
Replies: 5
Views: 3362

Re: Ceili Drummers? advice sought

Well, I pulled my hair out trying to figure out some of those same questions. :o :lol: In ceili competitive ceili band drumming. The set only contains a snare, bass, and wood block. You use two drum sticks and control the bands starts, stops and tune changes. In ceili drumming for dances and other r...
by joshD
Sat Jun 20, 2009 8:15 pm
Forum: Irish Traditional Music Forum
Topic: Kerry Reel / Green Fields of Rossbeigh - youtube?
Replies: 10
Views: 2284

Re: Kerry Reel / Green Fields of Rossbeigh - youtube?

Thanks MT. Hope you got that down Denny in time. :D
by joshD
Sat Apr 25, 2009 3:26 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: Posting clips
Replies: 2643
Views: 1018114

Re: Posting clips

Wow!!! :o

Dude......Arbo.... That is a wicked pic of yourself!
by joshD
Sat Apr 25, 2009 3:24 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: The Great and Awesome Flute Youtube Thread
Replies: 759
Views: 603516

Re: The Great and Awesome Flute Youtube Thread

That's mine !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :o :tantrum: :tantrum: :tantrum: :tantrum: :x :x :D
by joshD
Sat Apr 25, 2009 2:58 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: Keys and the pipers grip
Replies: 48
Views: 4045

Re: Keys and the pipers grip

I have a low C# on my Olwell that I love. I am currently waiting for my low C key with much anxiety! :o I use my C key the most but it is due to the type tunes that flute players tend to play more often. I have heard in the past that since I use my C key often that I must have played the silver flut...
by joshD
Thu Apr 09, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: Irish Traditional Music Forum
Topic: Snare drum in ceili bands
Replies: 26
Views: 8318

Re: Snare drum in ceili bands

Will be looking for you Lesl :D

The woodblock is my favorite part of playing the drums. It just has a great ear catching sound that you cant deny. :o

Glad you liked it. :D
by joshD
Thu Apr 09, 2009 6:23 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: Even the great ones....
Replies: 26
Views: 2532

Re: Even the great ones....

The clip is great!! They might not have been wired tight, but it has a great feel and lift to it. I thought it was spot on in the appeal department. :thumbsup:
by joshD
Thu Apr 09, 2009 3:50 pm
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: The Great and Awesome Flute Youtube Thread
Replies: 759
Views: 603516

Re: The Great and Awesome Flute Youtube Thread

I figured I would through some flutes in the ceili band up :D We had a great time playing in Tullamore. If you look real carefully, you can see my head pop out in the end of the video back in the drum section :D

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3CKd0IPwYk
by joshD
Thu Apr 09, 2009 3:44 pm
Forum: Irish Traditional Music Forum
Topic: Snare drum in ceili bands
Replies: 26
Views: 8318

Re: Snare drum in ceili bands

Here are some sound clips of us getting ready for the Fleadh in Tullamore last year. We had a great time!!! I never was into Ceili music until we decided to do this. Bill McComiskey and Donna Long helped us out allot. :thumbsup: The line up looked like this: Jim Eagan -- fiddle Danny Noveck -- fiddl...
by joshD
Sat Mar 28, 2009 11:10 am
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: Posting clips
Replies: 2643
Views: 1018114

Re: Posting clips

Thanks everyone for your kind words :) Gabriel, you sly dog :lol: It probably is better that you didn't. It is a very good point though and would have been interesting to see the responses to it. Great tone by the way :thumbsup: Arbo, great tune dude! We play that around my parts all the time. Sound...
by joshD
Sat Mar 28, 2009 11:02 am
Forum: Flute Forum
Topic: Grey Larsen's Contribution
Replies: 21
Views: 3490

Re: Grey Larsen's Contribution

Well said Crooked Tune. :thumbsup: