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When the Tray Ran Away With the Spoon

Note to self: When attending an Irish funeral, never forget your bodhran.

Yesterday, I attended the memorial service for an old Irishman, the uncle by marriage to my dearest friend. 685 more words


Day 63 - The day of the drum..

I got up and did some work around this place – load of laundry, cleaned up the kitchen, made a grocery list etc and then headed out to Michael VIgnoles to pick up our Bodhran.  306 more words

Day 57 Bodhran Shopping

well today was a fun day.  we cleaned up the place and then Melanie headed out for a city tour and we took off to Micheal Vignoles home to shop for one of his hand made bodhrans.   294 more words

2014 Photo Challenge : Still Life - Music

Really enjoyed the challenge this week, in fact I look forward to it every week.  This week it was music I have only one musical instrument in the house a bodhran, it has shamrocks on the skin which I wanted to show , and decided to use the sun to reflect the light, I also wanted to have it recognised so I placed it at an angle, and all in all was pleased with the result. 22 more words

Boggled Bodhrán by Blair Gaulton

Boggled Bodhrán
Built from an old broken
whisky barrel
skin was soaked in whisky too
this bodhrán sounds like no other
a bit boggled
says uncle with a smile… 14 more words

Blair Gaulton