Posts Tagged ‘drum’

Bodhran & Tin Whistle – Salmon’s Leap

March 17, 2010

A video featuring pictures of the Irish countryside and music

by Celia and Marc of the Irish duo Salmon’s Leap —

www.salmonsleap.com 

[A bodhran is a hand-held goatskin drum used in traditional

Irish music. The tin whistle (also called the tinwhistle,

whistle, penny whistle, Irish whistle, feadóg, or feadóg stain)

is a simple six-holed woodwind instrument.]

Irish Tin Whistle – The Corrs

March 17, 2010

This band is called “The Corrs” and is made up of 3 sisters

and a brother — Jim on keyboards, Sharon on violin (fiddle),

Caroline on drums and Andrea on tin (or penny) whistle.

They are from Dundalk in the east of Ireland, which is

located about 50 miles from Dublin.

The Corrs — Toss The Feathers

March 17, 2010

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, everyone!!!

And who is it, now, who will draw me a pint of lovely Guinness??? 🙂

Mary Youngblood and Jim Brock

January 27, 2010

A drum and a Native American flute performance that is sure to please. 🙂

Music: Mary Youngblood and Jim Brock

October 11, 2009

Quote of the Day

September 11, 2009

 

ship on ocean image

 

 

If you want to build

a ship, don’t

drum up the men 

to gather wood,

divide the work and

give orders.

 

 

Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.

 
Antoine de Saint-Exupery

  (1900 -1944)

French Writer & Aviator