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Beating the bushes for a bodhran

    I come from a long line of musicians and I am related to a bunch more. My parents both sang. My late mother played organ and piano and, when young, could also play the accordion, while my father (who is now 91) once played various kinds of horns. My grandmother played piano and both grandfathers played fiddle. Various uncles and great-uncles played fiddle, guitar and banjo, while assorted cousins (and I have a lot of cousins!) sang professionally and played various instruments. But I never…See More
Apr 21, 2012
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Apr 21, 2012
Terry McNamee replied to Tittibruni's discussion Celtic music from others countries
"Leahy, too! They are from Ontario, where there are also many Celtic groups like the Fiddleheads. Can't think of more right now, but they are out there!"
Apr 20, 2012
Terry McNamee replied to C. Ford's discussion What's everyone's favorite Irish music group?
"In my book, it's The Chieftains all the way! I also like Great Big Sea, the Irish Rovers/Will Millar, and lots more, but The Chieftains reign supreme."
Apr 20, 2012
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Don't have one; my father was in the RCAF.
About Me:
I am an artist and former community newspaper journalist, now connecting with my Irish background. The Irish part of my family came to Canada from Donegal and Armagh around 1847. I began playing the bodhran in May 2011 and I love it! I am a member of the Quinte Irish Canadian Society and the Quinte Irish Seisiun.
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http://www.cafepress.com/rosewoodstudio
Favorite Music:
Eclectic.
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Non-fiction, historical fiction, science fiction, mysteries.

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Beating the bushes for a bodhran

Posted on April 20, 2012 at 23:05 0 Comments

    I come from a long line of musicians and I am related to a bunch more. My parents both sang. My late mother played organ and piano and, when young, could also play the accordion, while my father (who is now 91) once played various kinds of horns. My grandmother played piano and both grandfathers played fiddle. Various uncles and great-uncles played fiddle, guitar and banjo, while assorted cousins (and I have a lot of cousins!) sang professionally and played various instruments. But I…

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