Monthly Archives: May 2011

Phil and James, Legends


Once more I’m copying a blog I wrote a little over a year ago to this blog, for wider readership.  It is about a CD featuring Phil Coulter and James Galway.  As I read this, I see I wrote about … Continue reading

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Tommy Sands and members of the Sands Family


I have copied two older blogs from MySpace over to this space today, with some adjustments and up-dating.  I have also filled in with some information about Tommy from en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tommy_Sands. I have longed said Tommy Sands was one of my … Continue reading

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Gael Force


Back in about 1997, there was a show on PBS called Gael Force, which included a lot of different Irish musicians, and was hosted by Emmy Lou Harris.  Somewhere along the way afterward, I picked up a copy of that … Continue reading

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Celtic Thunder redux


Today I am writing this, I hope, my last blog about Celtic Thunder.  I just cannot seem to get away from them, in spite of my wish to, at least as a group.  I will be adding parts of a … Continue reading

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The Skye Boat Song


I wrote this last fall, after we knew George was singing it on/in Heritage.  I thought I’d give you the rest of the story.  This won’t take anything away from George’s singing of this beautiful song, and a favourite of … Continue reading

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Phil Coulter and Highland Cathedral


This CD is just about the prettiest of all that Phil has done, personal taste, of course.  I even wore one out, and recently rebought it from Amazon.com.  I really love the music in this CD, and I recommend it … Continue reading

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Local Hero


Today I am reposting a couple or three of the blogs I wrote way back when on MySpace, just so they might reach new readers.  The following, about the movie Local Hero, from which two songs were used in The … Continue reading

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