John Murphy
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  • Denton, TX
  • United States
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John Murphy commented on Tradconnect Reviews's page USA/Canada - Irish Traditional Music Session Listings
"New session listing for Texas: Denton Irish Traditional Music Session, intermediate level. Meets 2nd and 4th Saturdays from 2-5 p.m. at Denton County Brewing Co., 200 E. McKinney St., Denton, Texas. In case of scheduling conflicts, the session meets…"
Sep 23, 2018

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Town
Denton
Your County or State
Texas
What Instrument ( inc Voice ) Do You Play ?
B/C accordion (Hohner Double Ray)
What level are you at ?
Intermediate Level 1 (1-5 years)

Started playing button accordion in 1999 in preparation for doing research on music in Northeast Brazil. Studied forró and choro with button accordionist Arlindo dos Oito Baixos (that's him on the right in my profile photo in 2001) while living in Recife for a year in 2000-2001. Wrote about this style in Music in Brazil (Oxford UP 2006) and on my blog.

Have been listening to Irish music for a long time. Was motivated to learn more tunes and attend sessions when I learned of the Dallas Slow Sessions hosted by Jim Wells two months ago. Enjoying learning tunes by ear and from notation. Hope to attend O'Flaherty retreat in 2013.

Professional saxophonist; professor and chair of the Division of Jazz Studies at the University of North Texas.

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At 20:53 on January 16, 2013, Tradconnect Reviews said…

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