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More Canadian fiddle

I like to celebrate Canadian fiddle music from time to time here at 27th Street. Most people automatically associate “Old Time” music with Appalachia, but up here in Canada, we have a very well developed fiddle tradition. 211 more words

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Comprehension Factor

             Tonight’s message is brought to you by:  my life.  (With nudges and suggestions from the Universe.)

             If we have excellent ears, or if we have any sort of hearing impairment, often we don’t comprehend (it has nothing to do with our auditory acuity).   441 more words

Happy Music

“Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and charm and gaity to life and to everything.” 809 more words

Regret and forget

I received the following e-mail today:

Don’t Regret Missing Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy

Natalie and Donnell are going to put on a night to remember!

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Natalie MacMaster Quotes

Natalie MacMaster is a star of Cape Breton fiddling, a Canadian tradition with Scottish roots.

“I’ve been hearing fiddle music since I was in the womb, I’m sure.” – Natalie MacMaster 332 more words

Celtic Music

Music Thursday: Natalie MacMaster "Pretty Mary Medley"

Because Monday is already taken. This column will feature music I listen to when I write, or maybe sometimes music I just like (and therefore think everyone else should, too). 60 more words

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Natalie MacMaster at the Cleveland Orchestra

I have always had a penchant for classical music (besides my crazy love for scream-o metal music). The symphonies of Beethoven and the violin concertos of Vivaldi have been my “soul” music for many years now. 673 more words

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