It’s not often I spend time being a musician nowadays! I’m sitting here at the Seminarhof Proitzer Mühle 3 hours out of Berlin (to the west) with 35 concertina players! What a fantastic place. It reminds me of Wiston Lodge in South Lanarkshire but deep in snow. We had a lovely session last night with […]
I enjoyed the process of recording and developing this album with Dave. It was good fun to look for music that would work with piano and I found some lovely tunes. It was also interesting to try and develop a new ‘fast and exciting’ set like Tipsy Tailor from our Big Day In CD. It […]
Below is myself and Ian Carr’s 1990 album. It’s funny listening to the recording and hear how my taste and technique has changed.
I’m looking forward to attending Deutsches Concertina-Treffen 2013 this weekend (15. – 17. March 2013). I’ll be working with Edel Fox: Irish Anglo ( various levels ) Rainer Schwarz: Anglo for beginners and German concertina ( 2 row ) Adrian Brown ( England ): Anglo for the Non-Irish Jürgen Suttner: concertina clinic http://www.concertinas.de/meeting.htm
Ian and I have been in the studio and have recorded our latest album. We’ve really happy with it and although it isn’t finished yet you can hear the rough mixes! Tell us what you think 🙂