News and Updates

I'm about to start rehearsals for the spring gigs with The Nashville Celts. We've got a show in Iowa and then one in New Hampshire so if you're in either of those areas and want to hear some tunes…

February 23, 2018

I picked up a GoPro before my Christmas tour in order to get some footage of the shows - which worked great - but I'm also bringing it to sessions around town and have started posting a few…

January 16, 2018

Cheers all,

I just got back from a four week tour with Christmas with the Celts and it was an absolute blast. We spent two weeks in the northeast, did a few shows in the south, then…

December 26, 2017

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

The latest from Instagram

That’s when the evening went from good to great. #longassnightinthemaking #easter #session #jameson #balvenie

That’s when the evening went from good to great. #longassnightinthemaking #easter #session #jameson #balvenie

April 1, 2018