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Niles No. 5: William and Ellen

March 31, 2015

Our fifth ballad is derived from Child Ballad No. 7: Earl Brand. In most variants, a Lord steals or woos a maiden of a wealthy or noble family, taking her away to be his bride. 321 more words

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Stanton's Employee Orchestra

Meet  Stanton’s Employee Orchestra.  This unique orchestra includes instruments from A to Z, literally.  It includes autoharp to zither, (Three zithers).  From front, left , a small zither is being played. 283 more words

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Bohemian Betyars - Összefúj a szél

You should never let language get in the way of enjoying good music, however it can often be tricky finding information on the music you enjoy without some grasp of their native tongue. 107 more words


Folk Legend Joni Mitchell Has Reportedly Been Rushed To The Hospital For A 'Serious Condition' (UPDATE)

Joni Mitchell is reportedly in serious condition after being discovered unconscious as her home and rushed to a local hospital for emergency care. The music legend’s spokespeople released an announcement via her… 335 more words


c o n s t e l l a t i o n s

yall. I have been trying to upload this video for like ever. Can’t promise it will have been worth the wait. ha. But you know the drill ~ I believe in my songwriting ability and have to work with what I’ve got. 232 more words

Joni Mitchell in Hospital but 'Awake and in Good Spirits'

Music icon Joni Mitchell was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday after being found unconscious in her Los Angeles home.

According to her website, the singer “regained consciousness on the ambulance ride to an L.A. 83 more words

The Fiddle and the Tin Whistle

Irish folk music played in pub sessions is one of the happiest music in the world, and  The Merry Ploughboy is one of the famous music pubs in Dublin. 88 more words