August 23rd, 2008 at 9:49 am (traditional irish flute)
This one used to be played by Con Cassidy. I should maybe let lazy dogs lie and not try to rush them. The tune bit me in a few places on this occasion for not following that advice but time constraints and all that these days ...
(25/08/08 - apologies - this isn't the Lazy Dog Highland - Marin is right. When I get time I will get this sorted out. The dog looks sort of comfortable here though).
August 22nd, 2008 at 11:20 am (traditional irish flute)
I was asked to play this a while ago but haven't had much of a chance to play anything lately.
The request referred to the "lovely flowing style" of a certain well known flute player. I'm afraid I can only do stumbling but the tune can still hopefully be learned from here.
August 9th, 2008 at 12:37 pm (traditional irish flute)
Here's a tune from a list of ones I was asked to play.
I learned it years ago as the "Flying Rockets" / "Robert Emmett's Flying Spaceship".
As is the case with sunsets (I think they require the sun to be in the sky at the start of the setting process), I haven't heared tell of this tune for a long time. I hope I've remembered most of the notes.
August 8th, 2008 at 7:34 pm (traditional irish flute)
I think I have another version of this tune posted here. In a moment of inspiration I called it "Barndance". That moment of inspiration occurred at 2 o'clock on a Sunday morning after many, many hours in a pub.
Hopefully this version is slightly less "inspired" (though it's still a bit shabby in parts).
August 8th, 2008 at 5:19 pm (traditional irish flute)
Here's one I forgot about. Maybe I forgot too much about.
August 1st, 2008 at 12:52 pm (traditional irish flute)
I'm sure nobody was wondering what it sounds like when a person plays a jig they don't know while looking out at a pissing wet August afternoon. Just on the off chance that anyone was ...