All Videos Tagged Antrim (TradConnect) - TradConnect 2020-07-03T11:25:27Z https://tradconnect.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=Antrim&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Maurice Duncan's trip to Ballycastle. tag:tradconnect.com,2012-09-18:6391199:Video:103994 2012-09-18T18:14:25.825Z Dick Glasgow https://tradconnect.com/profile/DickGlasgow <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/maurice-duncan-s-trip-to-ballycastle"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="135" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59565606?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>When well known Campbeltown Fiddler, Maurice Duncan, came over to Ballycastle, Co. Antrim for a holiday, in September of 2012, he made such an impression on the local musicians, that I felt compelled to compose this wee March in honour of his visit.<br></br> <br></br> This is another tune that came to me, while playing my Nyckelharpa. However, I play it here, on my Fiddle, Mandolin,… <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/maurice-duncan-s-trip-to-ballycastle"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59565606?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240" height="135" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />When well known Campbeltown Fiddler, Maurice Duncan, came over to Ballycastle, Co. Antrim for a holiday, in September of 2012, he made such an impression on the local musicians, that I felt compelled to compose this wee March in honour of his visit.<br /> <br /> This is another tune that came to me, while playing my Nyckelharpa. However, I play it here, on my Fiddle, Mandolin, Nyckelharpa &amp; English Concertina.<br /> <br /> If you enjoyed this, you might like to check out the other tunes in this set:<br /> <br /> The Oban Set:<br /> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ZmH-BRQ1hI">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ZmH-BRQ1hI</a><br /> <br /> The House of Mcdonnell, Ballycastle:<br /> <a href="http://houseofmcdonnell.blogspot.co.uk/">http://houseofmcdonnell.blogspot.co.uk/</a><br /> <br /> The Springhill Bar, Portrush:<br /> <a href="http://springhillbar.blogspot.co.uk/">http://springhillbar.blogspot.co.uk/</a><br /> <br /> * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *<br /> <br /> Maurice now lives in Oban &amp; is a member of the Oban &amp; Lorne Strathspey &amp; Reel Society.<br /> <br /> Oban &amp; Lorne Strathspey &amp; Reel Society:<br /> <a href="http://www.spanglefish.com/olsrs/index.asp?pageid=270244">http://www.spanglefish.com/olsrs/index.asp?pageid=270244</a><br /> <br /> Video: Oban &amp; Lorne Fiddler's Rally 2011:<br /> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-9xq79WBeE">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-9xq79WBeE</a><br /> <br /> * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *<br /> <br /> For the ABCs &amp; SheetMusic for this tune, check the Session website at:<br /> <a href="http://www.thesession.org/tunes/display/12170">http://www.thesession.org/tunes/display/12170</a><br /> <br /> Anyone familiar with the ABCs system, might like to know that in the comments section, on The Session, various versions have been posted there, by others, in Dmaj, Amaj, Amix &amp; Gmaj<br /> <br /> * * * * * * * * * * * * * Causeway Dulcimer Festival, Bushmills, Co. Antrim. tag:tradconnect.com,2012-08-07:6391199:Video:100122 2012-08-07T15:13:22.851Z Dick Glasgow https://tradconnect.com/profile/DickGlasgow <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/causeway-dulcimer-festival-bushmills-co-antrim-1"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59565496?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The Causeway Dulcimer Festival ~ 2005<br></br> <br></br> In 2005 I organised a Music Festival in North Antrim, to promote the music of the Hammered Dulcimer, an instrument with a long history in Co. Antrim.<br></br> The event was also in memory of John Rea, the great Co. Antrim Hammered Dulcimer player from Glenarm.<br></br> <br></br> This video is a wee souvenir for all those who… <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/causeway-dulcimer-festival-bushmills-co-antrim-1"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59565496?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The Causeway Dulcimer Festival ~ 2005<br /> <br /> In 2005 I organised a Music Festival in North Antrim, to promote the music of the Hammered Dulcimer, an instrument with a long history in Co. Antrim.<br /> The event was also in memory of John Rea, the great Co. Antrim Hammered Dulcimer player from Glenarm.<br /> <br /> This video is a wee souvenir for all those who attended.<br /> <br /> For anyone who wasn't able to join us, it's a wee reminder of what they missed out on.<br /> <br /> Causeway Dulcimer Festival: <a href="http://www.causewaymusic.co.uk/cdf06.html">http://www.causewaymusic.co.uk/cdf06.html</a><br /> <br /> The Hammered Dulcimer in Ireland: <a href="http://irishdulcimer.com/">http://irishdulcimer.com/</a><br /> <br /> Nonsuch Dulcimer Club {UK}: <a href="http://dulcimer.org.uk/">http://dulcimer.org.uk/</a><br /> <br /> Everything Dulcimer: <a href="http://www.everythingdulcimer.com/">http://www.everythingdulcimer.com/</a><br /> <br /> Dulcimer Players Forum {Europe}: <a href="http://eurodulcimers.proboards.com/index.cgi">http://eurodulcimers.proboards.com/index.cgi</a><br /> <br /> A Hammered Dulcimer video: <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qv57bJanjxc">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qv57bJanjxc</a> Wee Tom's, Ballycastle, Co. Antrim! tag:tradconnect.com,2012-08-04:6391199:Video:99859 2012-08-04T04:35:52.433Z Dick Glasgow https://tradconnect.com/profile/DickGlasgow <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/wee-tom-s-ballycastle-co-antrim"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59565499?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>This is a reminder of a great session we had in Wee Tom's {The House of McDonnell} - August 2012.<br></br> <br></br> The usual suspects were joined by a number of visitors, fine musicians from near &amp; far, so we ended up with:<br></br> <br></br> 5 Fiddles, 1 Melodeon, 1 Flute, 1 Whistle, 2 Banjos, 2 Guitars, 1 Harp &amp; 2 Bodhrans.<br></br> <br></br> The music for this clip was the result of… <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/wee-tom-s-ballycastle-co-antrim"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59565499?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />This is a reminder of a great session we had in Wee Tom's {The House of McDonnell} - August 2012.<br /> <br /> The usual suspects were joined by a number of visitors, fine musicians from near &amp; far, so we ended up with:<br /> <br /> 5 Fiddles, 1 Melodeon, 1 Flute, 1 Whistle, 2 Banjos, 2 Guitars, 1 Harp &amp; 2 Bodhrans.<br /> <br /> The music for this clip was the result of Maurice producing an F Flute &amp; Dee putting it through its paces, with Maurice on F Whistle &amp; Ciaran on Guitar.<br /> <br /> Visit the House of McDonnell Blog at: <a href="http://houseofmcdonnell.blogspot.co.uk/">http://houseofmcdonnell.blogspot.co.uk/</a> Paul McAuley Bodhran maker ~ Part 1! tag:tradconnect.com,2012-04-13:6391199:Video:87589 2012-04-13T13:59:09.238Z Dick Glasgow https://tradconnect.com/profile/DickGlasgow <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/paul-mcauley-bodhran-maker-part-1"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59564166?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Paul McAuley making a custom made Bodhran.<br /> Part 1.<br /> <br /> Paul McAuley Bodhrans: <a href="http://www.irishbodhrans.com/">http://www.irishbodhrans.com/</a> <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/paul-mcauley-bodhran-maker-part-1"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59564166?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Paul McAuley making a custom made Bodhran.<br /> Part 1.<br /> <br /> Paul McAuley Bodhrans: <a href="http://www.irishbodhrans.com/">http://www.irishbodhrans.com/</a> When Sick is it Tea you want & Down the Back Lane. tag:tradconnect.com,2012-01-24:6391199:Video:76377 2012-01-24T00:46:13.681Z Dick Glasgow https://tradconnect.com/profile/DickGlasgow <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/when-sick-is-it-tea-you-want-down-the-back-lane"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="135" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59563764?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The wonderful Co. Antrim Piper John Hughes on Uilleann Pipes &amp; myself, Dick Glasgow, on Fiddle, were recorded at the Causeway Dulcimer Festival in Bushmills, back in 2005, playing these two Jigs:<br></br> <br></br> When Sick is it Tea you want &amp; Down the Back Lane.<br></br> <br></br> The collection of photos I used in the video, were taken at various sessions &amp; gigs… <a href="https://tradconnect.com/video/when-sick-is-it-tea-you-want-down-the-back-lane"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/59563764?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=135" width="240" height="135" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The wonderful Co. Antrim Piper John Hughes on Uilleann Pipes &amp; myself, Dick Glasgow, on Fiddle, were recorded at the Causeway Dulcimer Festival in Bushmills, back in 2005, playing these two Jigs:<br /> <br /> When Sick is it Tea you want &amp; Down the Back Lane.<br /> <br /> The collection of photos I used in the video, were taken at various sessions &amp; gigs around North Antrim.