News and Updates

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

This is the first hornpipe I ever learned, and I heard it in New York City at a session at a place called Swift's, one of my favorite sessions at the time and one that's still going, though I…

July 7, 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