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Author Topic: Le Vent Du Nord  (Read 12559 times)
Will S
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« Reply #20 on: August 15, 2018, 09:03:08 AM »

I loved the stomp board percussion myself.  The two fiddlers were taking it in turns to do it, and I can't imagine being able to do that with your two feet whilst also playing the fiddle like that!
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« Reply #21 on: August 15, 2018, 10:38:53 AM »

I was really looking forward to these, after our dear departed friend Shirl (she of the red feather boa) used to wax lyrical about them. I wasn't disappointed. This is what I like discovering - good traditional music from anywhere in the world, played well and with love and infectious enthusiasm. I was astounded at how the fiddler could keep up the foot-tapping while playing.

Thanks guys for including Le Vent du Nord on the programme, they were perfect for the afternoon slot. I look forward to catching them again somewhere.

Shirl would have loved them!  Tiara
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« Reply #22 on: August 16, 2018, 08:45:24 PM »

Saw them last year, and really enjoyed them. They didn't disappoint this year either.

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« Reply #23 on: August 28, 2018, 11:05:32 PM »

They didnít do it for me, but am glad they went down well for others.
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