Traditional Irish Music
Last week I was at a music event, taking part in an autoharp course taught by John Hollandsworth, who is a bluegrass/old time player from Virginia. And one evening I watched an extraordinary duet, involving John and Heather Farrell-Roberts, my own autoharp teacher. Heather has developed a very personal style of autoharp playing - very lyrical and English, like Delius.
To find a…Continue
Added by Patrick O'Sullivan on April 17, 2012 at 6:30 — No Comments
Thought the community might like to see this, a note I have been sending out, with a link to our little virtual project. I play a small part in it, a musical partnership with contributions from all over the USA, Australia, the Isle of Man, and here in Yorkshire...
It is our version of the Stephen Foster song, Hard Times Come Again No More - published in 1854. If you do the Youtube search you will find many other versions, and connections made with the…Continue