News and Updates

Well I finally did it - I made a video teaching perhaps my least favorite tune in the world, Star of the County Down. However, after playing this tune with a friend of mine who plays it as a waltz…

November 3, 2017

I was teaching a Skype lesson recently and this tune came up and I'm glad it did as it's one that I'd forgotten about. It was popular for a while but it seems to have dropped out of rotation most…

October 16, 2017

I uploaded another Scottish tune to my YouTube channel, a great Robert Burns song called Scots Wha Hae. It can be played as a pipe air/march or, as we do with The Nashville Celts as a full song as…

October 2, 2017

I recently played a show with The Nashville Celts at the Middle Tennessee Highland Games and we came up with a bunch of new music for the show, among which was a tune that I wrote called Grand…

September 18, 2017

I've been rehearsing for a few upcoming shows with The Nashville Celts so I haven't had time to record any new YouTube videos, but I wanted to make sure I update my calendar.  I'll be playing live…

September 6, 2017

I completed my Gary Humphrey whistle collection with an A whistle last week and recorded a video with it to show it off. I had a good A whistle for a while but needed something a bit more reliable…

August 21, 2017

This is one of my favorite tunes to play so I figured I was long overdue to make a video for it. It's a lovely 2-part D jig that has a few different settings, specifically in the B part where some…

August 7, 2017

I uploaded a new tin whistle lesson video to my YouTube channel, covering the tune Leslie's March (aka The March from Oscar to Malvina). This was one of the first tunes that I learned by ear,…

July 27, 2017

I had the previous incarnation of my website design up and running for about a year or two and I figured it was time for a refresh. As my regular gig is web design (specifically Drupal development…

July 20, 2017

I recently hit 2,500 subscribers on YouTube! I honestly didn't think there were 2,500 people in the world who would be interested enough in learning the tin whistle/Irish flute to be bothered…

July 12, 2017

The latest from Instagram

These cats were kind enough to let me sit in for a few tunes. #fiddle #uilleannpipes #flute

These cats were kind enough to let me sit in for a few tunes. #fiddle #uilleannpipes #flute

September 16, 2017