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Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Jan 05, 2018 10:47 am
by Tradman
Starting the new year with an old time tune from the great Hobart Smith of Saltville, Virginia:

Pateroller: https://youtu.be/v7WyFwKQhrc

Enjoy,
Mark Gilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:51 am
by Tradman
This week's video is an old Norwegian couple dance tune.

Pols til Wenche: https://youtu.be/bkGMZA_nsr4

Enjoy,
Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Jan 19, 2018 11:42 am
by Tradman
This week's videos are a lively old time tune from North Carolina and a pair of traditional Irish jigs.

Tater Patch: https://youtu.be/QI9IEnBAAiQ

Smash the Windows and I Buried My Wife: https://youtu.be/_O_SIE86lIs

Enjoy
Mark Gilston

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:49 am
by Tradman
This week's videos are an old walking tune from Swedish-American fiddlers in Minnesota and an old time tune from southwestern Pennsylvania.

Gånglåt after Sens John: https://youtu.be/yZdMEFp7Z1E

Dogs in the Dishes: https://youtu.be/2ZEj0h3cGYM

Enjoy,
Mark Gilston

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:42 am
by Tradman
This week's video is an old tune from Brittany. The Breton words "Ev Chistr 'ta Laou" we written in 1929 and in 1976, the great English folk singer, Martin Carthy set the great ballad, Willie's Lady (Child 6) to the tune.

https://youtu.be/ga_iau9BmjI

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:03 am
by Tradman
This week the videos are an old Scots song which became a popular Irish tune and worked its way into the repertoires of pretty much every major English speaking country; and an English country dance tune from the turn of the 17th century.

Red Haired Boy (Little Beggarman): https://youtu.be/5b_CL0Ha1QU

Apley House: https://youtu.be/IsXXifcE4_M

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:12 am
by Tradman
This week's videos are an old novelty song from 1929 and an old time tune from eastern Kentucky and West Virginia.

Celebrating Valentine's Day with Frank Luther's "How to Make Love": https://youtu.be/RitfLj813js

Half Past Four: https://youtu.be/yx8fPM6DkFY

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:07 am
by Tradman
This week's videos are a very popular old folk song and an old Swedish waltz which switches between Ionian and Lydian modes:

Riddle Song: https://youtu.be/SBSp0p8XlbM

Vals efter Tjäder Jonas: https://youtu.be/K3r1GgYl0mc

Enjoy,

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Mar 02, 2018 1:41 pm
by Tradman
Two French tunes this week: A popular old dance tune from the Pyrenees, and a dance from the western region of Poitou.

La danse de l'ours (The bear dance): https://youtu.be/ibhniOlcDx0

Pas d'été à l'Henri Caillaux (Henri Caillaux's summer steps): https://youtu.be/KDu1GgMAbg8

Enjoy,

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:53 pm
by Tradman
This week's videos are a lovely old three part Swedish waltz and an easy old time tune from Kentucky.

Waltz from Orsa: https://youtu.be/-h57vW9gn6k

Blue Goose: https://youtu.be/2bvo0fgstCM

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:40 am
by Tradman
Happy St. Patrick's Day!

This week's videos are an extremely well known Canadian fiddle tune and a couple of ppopular Irish jigs:

La Bastringue: https://youtu.be/uS1n9kGli8w

Tobin's Favourite and Lark in the Morning: https://youtu.be/bqxP61dYJjM

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston

Re: Mark Gilston videos for 2018

PostPosted: Fri Mar 23, 2018 9:46 am
by Tradman
This week's videos are a well known children's song which makes for a great little etude and a fine old Swedish dance tune with variations that are great fun to play:

Jack and Jill: https://youtu.be/MaCJHOlVVLA

1814: https://youtu.be/c77Pd4I9CyQ

Mark Gilston - Performer and Teaching Artist
2016 National Mountain Dulcimer Champion
http://markgilston.com/

For tabs, CDs, books, and Skype lessons, visit https://www.markgilston.com/
Please support my music on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/MarkGilston