Traditional Irish Music
Shlomo Pestcoe is a banjo historian. In response to my request aabout arrival of the banjo in Ireland he responded with the following:
I first listened to this video to hear Gerry of course, and he marvelous, as always. But I find the guitar player's work fascinating. First of all, who is he? No, the first thing I noticed is that he is playing his acoustic guitar with an SST pickup amplified. If they were performing on a big stage that would not be unusual at all, but this is the first time I have heard an…Continue
Hmm... We can't post videos with singing in the video section, but no explanation why.
OK. Let's try it here.
When I came up with this arrangement of SotCD I wanted to do something different from everything else. Let me know what you think.
Hammered dulcimer - TradConnect member Jim Rathbun and his 10 year old student Noah Jefferies
6 string Banjo - Greg Kaiser
Fiddle - Kelly Kaiser
Guitar and vocal - Bruce Evans…Continue