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Beginning student Michael -demonstrating some “PDGP” (pretty darn good posture). Only a month in or so and just about ready for some jigs and reels!

Fiddle tune backup

Kudos to Louisa Fallon! “Whipped” up the backup part to the “A” section of Blackberry Blossom in just one lesson! www.youtube.com/watch

Joe Davoli & Nick Piccinnini! Fiddles, banjos, mandolins, guitar, dobro etc. We’re bringin’ all of the above! PLUS our charm, wit and cowboy boots! May 19th, 2:00-4:30, (4:00-4:30 for the MacDonald School of Irish Dance) @ Bailiwicks -441 NY 5, … Continue reading

Golden Rule – Now Available!

Make sure you know the “Golden Rule”. This album includes some toe tappin’ jigs-n-reel’s, a few lovely waltz’s and two really nice songs about what’s right in this world. Buy Now

Another great session!

GREAT mando recording session this weekend @ More Sound Recording Studio with Jocko and Merle for Dale Randall’s -yes sir, his Dad’s upcoming album. If you like the Beatles and Gordon Lightfoot – you’ll dig his songs!

Recent Mark Doyle session.

www.youtube.com/watch Spent 2 days @ Subcat Studios with some very fine musicians recording Mark Doyle’s string arrangements for his Guitar Noir project. Can’t wait to hear the finished product!

Back up practice for “Liberty”

My student Lulu Fallon bangin’ out some solid backup to “Liberty”! And um, that’s her cousin, also my student, Fiona Weichert -one of the few trad. violists out there with one massive smile!! www.youtube.com/watch

Can’t slow this fiddle down! After an action packed St. Patrick’s Day weekend consisting of a killer Ceili Rain show at Oswego Music Hall and my “Golden Rule” CD release party which was practically standing room only, me and me … Continue reading