Tuesday, January 31, 2012

I am now available to teach tin whistle or wooden flute on Skype!  If you are interested in a lesson and would like further details,  please visit my website:  www.christelrice.com

Monday, January 30, 2012

Here is great flute tune that sits well with the whistle as well.  This reel is called Over the Bog Road.

Over the Bog Road

Not "becoming of the tune"

The Leitrim Fancy by Christelrice

 This is a written version of the lovely jig, The Leitrim Fancy.  I learned this jig from Mike Rafferty and I remember him saying that rolling the third note, F is not "becoming of the tune." 

The Leitrim Fancy

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

The Sandmount Reel by Christelrice

 The Sandmount Reel

Here is the written version of an old reel that I learned from the great flute player from Ballinakill, Ireland, Michael Rafferty.