November 2nd, 2007

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Chapman Stick etiquette

Tony Levin knows how to play the Chapman Stick:

This is a good thing to do with a Stick. This is also a good thing to do with a Stick:

However, for whatever reason, this is sort of the typical Stick player. Do not do.

Thank you.

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Old Seamus Tansey video

While I’m up late watching YouTube, this recording of Seamus Tansey playing the Irish flute — presumably from the trad comeback in the 70s — is good flute playing, but watching the audience is completely hypnotizing.

Also here’s some Irish pipes to round things off, probably from the same era. Seamus Ennis. Someday remind me to explain the Irish pipes, they’re a great instrument.

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