All Videos Tagged acoustic (liveIreland) - liveIreland 2014-08-31T06:29:46Z http://my.liveireland.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=acoustic&rss=yes&xn_auth=no John O' Dreams tag:my.liveireland.com,2009-07-14:957489:Video:130611 2009-07-14T01:17:24.426Z Kevin Tyler (Savage) http://my.liveireland.com/profile/KevinTyler <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/john-o-dreams"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="159" src="http://api.ning.com/files/WXOzLb79GUGWk2FdHkC3W1xDmxc9jxdfVwefY0E4Uu8sHD6azOzkt9d3hb7*i*o8O-B5C5Q4jTC-o3C-zn3079aaZ-axH-xY/tmp63142.png?width=240&amp;height=159" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>My arrangement of a song based on a tune by Tchaikovsky.<br></br> <br></br> "John O'Dreams although often called a traditional Irish song, was written by Bill Caddick, using a tune by Tchaikovsky. The titular central character is equivalent to the Sandman, a fictional character who sends people to sleep. The song portrays all people as being "equal in sleep":<br></br> <br></br> The Prince and the ploughman,… <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/john-o-dreams"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/WXOzLb79GUGWk2FdHkC3W1xDmxc9jxdfVwefY0E4Uu8sHD6azOzkt9d3hb7*i*o8O-B5C5Q4jTC-o3C-zn3079aaZ-axH-xY/tmp63142.png?width=240&amp;height=159" width="240" height="159" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My arrangement of a song based on a tune by Tchaikovsky.<br /> <br /> "John O'Dreams although often called a traditional Irish song, was written by Bill Caddick, using a tune by Tchaikovsky. The titular central character is equivalent to the Sandman, a fictional character who sends people to sleep. The song portrays all people as being "equal in sleep":<br /> <br /> The Prince and the ploughman, the slave and freeman All find their comfort in old John O'Dreams<br /> <br /> Obviously, sleep is also a metaphor for death, both as an eventual equalizer of all things, and for the allusion to a "crossing over," as in a river, a prevalent theme in Western spiritual beliefs"<br /> -from Wikipedia The Spanish Lady tag:my.liveireland.com,2009-05-18:957489:Video:123456 2009-05-18T01:31:12.193Z Kevin Tyler (Savage) http://my.liveireland.com/profile/KevinTyler <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/the-spanish-lady"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/CO3CMJDNWcjFGihjhjpTNT0tpB5pGXNGU5OU3H6ezL32l*T6J9Z7bQxDxDDyl5Xde0x5uodr-nTt6c4wlmhTAu302OLTDDfV/287926091.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Old Irish song I did for a friend in the Netherlands to help cheer her up. <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/the-spanish-lady"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/CO3CMJDNWcjFGihjhjpTNT0tpB5pGXNGU5OU3H6ezL32l*T6J9Z7bQxDxDDyl5Xde0x5uodr-nTt6c4wlmhTAu302OLTDDfV/287926091.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Old Irish song I did for a friend in the Netherlands to help cheer her up. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine tag:my.liveireland.com,2009-04-30:957489:Video:121219 2009-04-30T03:01:41.655Z Kevin Tyler (Savage) http://my.liveireland.com/profile/KevinTyler <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/kisses-sweeter-than-wine"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/XN-1Ld4hJh9B5Fr*BmKfiNIoNWQGuyK7KSBVhwzz2w6oLSVAKH2fYyrhkGrGrzEd-NdWwREaNws7md2m2JyP5ZG-LFYpxc3f/271352417.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My version of an old folk song I learned from Peter Paul and Mary when I was a boy. <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/kisses-sweeter-than-wine"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/XN-1Ld4hJh9B5Fr*BmKfiNIoNWQGuyK7KSBVhwzz2w6oLSVAKH2fYyrhkGrGrzEd-NdWwREaNws7md2m2JyP5ZG-LFYpxc3f/271352417.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My version of an old folk song I learned from Peter Paul and Mary when I was a boy. Raglan Road tag:my.liveireland.com,2009-04-30:957489:Video:121216 2009-04-30T02:57:16.588Z Kevin Tyler (Savage) http://my.liveireland.com/profile/KevinTyler <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/raglan-road"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/-4T89TPMTIkr4oLV4H1*ngsb7b-QkzWzT6f2mG7XdcWnXhvPlpfzgk72RCAAhKVnPamSPq45s3p51iV4vwYNfPCvKf60vIk9/271349967.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My arrangement of the old Irish ballad, done as a request from a friend in Ireland. <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/raglan-road"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/-4T89TPMTIkr4oLV4H1*ngsb7b-QkzWzT6f2mG7XdcWnXhvPlpfzgk72RCAAhKVnPamSPq45s3p51iV4vwYNfPCvKf60vIk9/271349967.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />My arrangement of the old Irish ballad, done as a request from a friend in Ireland. The Wild Rover tag:my.liveireland.com,2009-04-22:957489:Video:120533 2009-04-22T16:29:46.512Z Kevin Tyler (Savage) http://my.liveireland.com/profile/KevinTyler <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/the-wild-rover"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/7OqRDpy75obQSHhRdp9r3fb--hoaqPsaa7pe8LAvmx63F6J3B-6YL2w505HZVkmkPB*vwlr9Ir2Xaw8MRCbpDuRBjW-lDAUm/265901513.bin?width=120&amp;height=90" width="120" height="90" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Old song done at the annual Savage family gathering, with my cousin Margaret.... she was a bit pished. <a href="http://my.liveireland.com/video/the-wild-rover"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/7OqRDpy75obQSHhRdp9r3fb--hoaqPsaa7pe8LAvmx63F6J3B-6YL2w505HZVkmkPB*vwlr9Ir2Xaw8MRCbpDuRBjW-lDAUm/265901513.bin?width=120&amp;height=90" width="120" height="90" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Old song done at the annual Savage family gathering, with my cousin Margaret.... she was a bit pished.