Category Archives: Music making

The Compliment Minefield

  Today’s post is mostly about my thoughts on compliments, with a side order of the musical delights of pianist Eamonn Monahan. I mentioned in my recent self-outing post that I spent the weekend of May 1st at the Berkeley … Continue reading

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Hello Darmstadt!

  I’d like to wave a special hello to my visitors from Darmstadt.   I was on tour there with a band in 1997, and your gorgeous city was a wonderful place to perform and relax. I had a few … Continue reading

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A Spleeny Announcement

Because I’ve been so tangled up in my new project, I haven’t been posting here for awhile.   So I know that this announcement will be especially welcomed by those who have missed my updates here in blogland. Continue reading

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Klezmorim In Da House!

    Last week, on my way in to playing my customary Wednesday night in the Cobblestone, I noticed this flyer up on the door advertising that The North Strand Klezmer Band were to be playing there in two days’ … Continue reading

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The Wizard Of Oz, On The Big Screen, With The RTÉ Concert Orchestra

Having been most fragrantly fooded as described in my previous post, we headed out towards The Helix, which is a venue on the campus of Dublin City University (the same DCU mentioned in the spiffy graffiti I posted about earlier) … Continue reading

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The Maker And Designer Of My Electric Violin: Tucker Barrett

Or: How That Gorgeous Piece Of Violinly Loveliness Came To Feature In The Top Left Corner Of My Blog     Due to the sporadic nature of my web reading and news following, it would appear that it took a … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Flogging

or: Flogging With A Dead Horse   I just got back from a fabulously long, debauched weekend at Bicon. It was my first experience of this event, and I feel very confident it won’t be the last. There is so … Continue reading

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