All Videos Tagged Van Diemen's Land (liveIreland) - liveIreland 2014-11-28T15:51:32Z http://my.liveireland.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=Van+Diemen%27s+Land&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Alexander Laing Tunes, Captain Booths, Miss Officers and Mrs Meredith's.wmv tag:my.liveireland.com,2011-03-29:957489:Video:200600 2011-03-29T08:21:43.112Z David Boon http://my.liveireland.com/profile/DavidBoon <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/alexander-laing-tunes-captain"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/qHdU-tkhqvDWZ*7ZJd7*VPeB1Xp-QPZ8K5a-DgInjP5WbGviWKuXAoOdOMB3MMjxLKtTY46Fh6sVEWjexc0x3g__/591479020.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The Tasmanian Heritage Fiddle Ensemble playing tunes from Scotish convict Alexander Laing who was sent to Van Diemen's Land in the early 1800s and wrote many tunes about local… <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/alexander-laing-tunes-captain"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/qHdU-tkhqvDWZ*7ZJd7*VPeB1Xp-QPZ8K5a-DgInjP5WbGviWKuXAoOdOMB3MMjxLKtTY46Fh6sVEWjexc0x3g__/591479020.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The Tasmanian Heritage Fiddle Ensemble playing tunes from Scotish convict Alexander Laing who was sent to Van Diemen's Land in the early 1800s and wrote many tunes about local identities. Down Longford Way tag:my.liveireland.com,2010-09-10:957489:Video:173333 2010-09-10T10:29:53.396Z David Boon http://my.liveireland.com/profile/DavidBoon <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/down-longford-way"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com/files/G7WFWfQQfCMpHuVyt0sHAZzfu04Bnt5KRNYV4n*JP3ot1AkO1aVt85hycfHdq9szeJeymgEqO14VhHm3uroIRr6RXaxZRgNm/399028587.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Beck and Emily from 'As The Crow Fies' and 'The Tasmanian Heritage Fiddle Ensemble' play Kitty Parker's 'Down Longford Way'. The tune, made famous by Percy Grainger's later orchestration, is about Parker's home town of Longford, Tasmania, but would be just at home in Longford… <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/down-longford-way"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/G7WFWfQQfCMpHuVyt0sHAZzfu04Bnt5KRNYV4n*JP3ot1AkO1aVt85hycfHdq9szeJeymgEqO14VhHm3uroIRr6RXaxZRgNm/399028587.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Beck and Emily from 'As The Crow Fies' and 'The Tasmanian Heritage Fiddle Ensemble' play Kitty Parker's 'Down Longford Way'. The tune, made famous by Percy Grainger's later orchestration, is about Parker's home town of Longford, Tasmania, but would be just at home in Longford Ireland Lament for Sarah Island - Daideo and the Blue Mosquitoes tag:my.liveireland.com,2010-03-21:957489:Video:156854 2010-03-21T12:35:48.197Z David Boon http://my.liveireland.com/profile/DavidBoon <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/lament-for-sarah-island"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com/files/vqoAbjjcFDYIbRo9ePYwuu*57cVkZiLJlyC0N-M4G4EXOmuRBbUML32u2fHyvnfwlehgptuIVZNb7VfJfS3QA5mXIQajxjKq/790501225.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>An original tune by Hannah and Stuart Foley played by Daideo and the Blue Mosquitoes as the support act for the Saw Doctors gig at the Republic Bar, Hobart, Tasmania on March 9th 2010. The tune is dedicated to all the convicts, including Irish convicts such as the infamous Alexander Pearce, who served time in one of the harshest penal settlements in Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) in the… <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/lament-for-sarah-island"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/vqoAbjjcFDYIbRo9ePYwuu*57cVkZiLJlyC0N-M4G4EXOmuRBbUML32u2fHyvnfwlehgptuIVZNb7VfJfS3QA5mXIQajxjKq/790501225.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />An original tune by Hannah and Stuart Foley played by Daideo and the Blue Mosquitoes as the support act for the Saw Doctors gig at the Republic Bar, Hobart, Tasmania on March 9th 2010. The tune is dedicated to all the convicts, including Irish convicts such as the infamous Alexander Pearce, who served time in one of the harshest penal settlements in Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) in the early 1800s. The Old Cracked Fiddle tag:my.liveireland.com,2010-03-09:957489:Video:155134 2010-03-09T04:34:47.802Z David Boon http://my.liveireland.com/profile/DavidBoon <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/the-old-cracked-fiddle"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/3qlkB4XeTMNHeKxG*EQ0GRSdT7quKstuYqR7xv7lgc6qK5w-NeBBtQ*D6GB9wKtR8d99eiPatKwMCnwp0ATiWmaWPv0diGVk/tmp17265.png?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A song about my fiddle-playing ancestors played live at Brookfield Vineyard in Margate Tasmania, featuring Hannah Foley on fiddle, Chris Boon on guitar and David Boon on vocals. <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/the-old-cracked-fiddle"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/3qlkB4XeTMNHeKxG*EQ0GRSdT7quKstuYqR7xv7lgc6qK5w-NeBBtQ*D6GB9wKtR8d99eiPatKwMCnwp0ATiWmaWPv0diGVk/tmp17265.png?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A song about my fiddle-playing ancestors played live at Brookfield Vineyard in Margate Tasmania, featuring Hannah Foley on fiddle, Chris Boon on guitar and David Boon on vocals.