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Traditional Irish music & Song


Traditional Irish music & Song

The playing of Traditional Irish music and Song on Mountain Dulcimer

Members: 263
Latest Activity: 22 hours ago

Discussion Forum

A New Tune to Learn ? 38 Replies

I recorded a tune today as an experiment in teaching. The tune will suit those wishing to learn by ear, those wishing to learn by notation will have no trouble in finding it on the net in that…Continue

Started by Val Hughes. Last reply by Cynthia Wigington 22 hours ago.

The Kilfenora Jig 3 Replies

The Johnston's were one of the groups to the fore during the Folk revival, the group was made up of siblings Adrienne, Lucy and Michael Johnston they were later joined by Mick Moloney. Michael left…Continue

Started by Val Hughes. Last reply by Janene Millen on Saturday.

Molly Malone 2 Replies

I'm not sure if this is really traditional Irish, but it's close.

Started by Bob Reinsel. Last reply by Bob Reinsel Feb 23.

The Moorlough Shore. 11 Replies

The Moorlough Shore sung to the old Irish Air the Foggy Dew. The Foggy Dew Air is older than the song itself, it is also older than any of the Irish Ballads of the same name.Continue

Started by Val Hughes. Last reply by Cynthia Wigington Feb 13.

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Comment by coleston Brown 22 hours ago

Thanks Val. Glad such a group exists.

Comment by Val Hughes yesterday

Theresa, Coleston and Pamela welcome to this group.

Comment by Val Hughes yesterday

Dewey when you enter the Irish group you will find a number of discussions, in the discussion "A new tune to learn" you will find a couple of tunes for the purpose of learning. Hope this is of help Val.

Comment by Dewey Parker on Sunday
Val, I'm not quite sure how to navigate these group pages. Where do I find the tune you uploaded?

Thanks -Dewey
Comment by MaryAnn Kok on Saturday
Thank you Val I hope it will be an inspiration for playing some Irish tunes!
Comment by Val Hughes on Thursday

MaryAnn welcome to this group.

Comment by Val Hughes on February 23, 2015 at 8:22am

You are very welcome to this group Monica.

Comment by Volha on February 19, 2015 at 3:51pm

Thanks, Val! I'm very interesting in playing Irish trad on MD. I'm waiting for my first MD, but it's interesting to listen to records of other people and to read discussions.

Comment by Val Hughes on February 19, 2015 at 1:34pm

Welcome Volha to this group

Comment by Val Hughes on February 11, 2015 at 2:39pm

Welcome to all new members.


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