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Latest Activity

Keith
@keith • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"Seasons Greetings.......& may Santa leave you a new little friend...."
Wayne
@wayne • one month ago • comments: 3
Liked a group discussions item created by @groupie: Quietening a whistle.
Strumelia
@strumelia • one month ago • comments: 3
Posted a new Comment on Quietening a whistle.:
"I feel a polymer (plastic) whistle usually sounds a bit less piercing than a metal whistle.  My polymers always sound more like wood pennywhistles or..."
Strumelia
@strumelia • one month ago • comments: 3
Liked a group discussions item created by @groupie: Quietening a whistle.
Wayne
@wayne • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Hya Keith, thanks for that mate I’ll give that a go , maybe haven’t wasted my money after all 😂. I really love the sound of the low g and..."
Keith
@keith • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Fear not, the Bb is on the extreme of normal holding & playing, you may need to use 'the piper's grip' on it & other lower whistles. Check out online..."
Wayne
@wayne • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Received my generation Bb in the post yesterday, so today was my first chance to have a play with it, I am struggling to play it , finding the last hole hard..."
Strumelia
@strumelia • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Liked a forum discussions item created by @norman: Favorite whistles
Wayne
@wayne • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Yeah absolutely right Keith, I find the brass plays well for slower tunes and the plastic and the nickel play well for jigs or fast tunes."
Keith
@keith • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"It's nice to get a new whistle now & again. I have found that high priced whistles don't necessarily play any better, but it's nice to have them. You may..."
Wayne
@wayne • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Favorite whistles":
"Had my new Killarney high D brass whistle for a week now, it’s very well made and a really nice whistle costing £80, I still find myself going back to my..."
Norman
@norman • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"I would like try his brass whistle. It looks like a beautiful instrument. We look for Any excuse to take off and go somewhere."
Keith
@keith • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"That sounds like a plan, Norman, any idea what type you'll be looking to get?"
Norman
@norman • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "The Drifting Thread":
"I want to make a road trip next Spring to visit Mack Hoover and buy my "next, last" whistle."
Keith
@keith • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "What other instruments do you like to play?":
"Well.......just ordered my Xmas present. Seydel Saxony orchestra tuned chromatic harmonica. Most of my harmonicas have ABS combs, but this one has an..."

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Beginner Players

Beginner Players


Are you a brand new player? Join this group and ask all...
Ornamentation & Technique

Ornamentation & Technique


Discuss how to add ornamentation and improve your...
Music Theory for whistlers

Music Theory for whistlers


A group for music theory discussions related to whistling.
Irish Traditional Whistling

Irish Traditional Whistling


If you are an avid fan of the older traditional Irish...
Civil War period playing

Civil War period playing


For discussing playing and repertoire from around the...
Whistle Care & Tweaking

Whistle Care & Tweaking


Discuss care, tweaking, maintenance, and repair of your...
Public Domain...or Not?

Public Domain...or Not?


Ever wanted to record or post that tune, but you just...
Help Me Learn this Tune

Help Me Learn this Tune


Need help learning to play a particular tune? Is there a...
Traditional Folk music

Traditional Folk music


All other traditional folk music discussions (for Irish...
English Country and Morris Dance whistlers

English Country and Morris...


A group for whistlers who play the tune repertoire of...
Home Recording

Home Recording


Share technical tips on recording audio or video clips of...
Low Whistles

Low Whistles


A group for discussing whistles in lower keys- Bb or...
PopJazzRock whistlers

PopJazzRock whistlers


Do you like to play MODERN non-traditional music on your...
Penny Whistle History

Penny Whistle History


Discussions about the origin, traditions, and history of...
Gig & Jam talk!

Gig & Jam talk!


Do you play gigs? Tell us about your good and not-so-good...
Early Music on pennywhistle

Early Music on pennywhistle


For discussing music from earlier times: Ancient,...
Whistle Making

Whistle Making


A group for those making whistles or interested in...
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Transposing & Transcribing


A group about composing, transcribing, and transposing...
Call the Tune!

Call the Tune!


"Call the Tune" is a place to post audio and video clips...
Pennywhistlers on the Road

Pennywhistlers on the Road


Are your traveling, on vacation, on your way to a...
Site Moderators Group

Site Moderators Group


A private group to allow our site moderators to...
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Collector's Corner


For discussing antique, vintage, or rare penny whistles...

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The Drifting Thread

Posted: Thursday December 19 2019, 6:31 AM
By: @Keith

Favorite whistles

Posted: Monday December 2 2019, 2:13 PM
By: @Wayne

What other instruments do...

Posted: Thursday October 24 2019, 9:49 AM
By: @Keith

How to clean your whistle

Posted: Monday October 21 2019, 4:24 AM
By: @Keith

Other useful forums

Posted: Saturday October 5 2019, 1:39 PM
By: @Keith

What's your favourite...

Posted: Monday August 26 2019, 10:39 AM
By: @Strumelia

What tune are you working...

Posted: Saturday July 20 2019, 8:23 AM
By: @Keith

The Positive Thread

Posted: Saturday July 20 2019, 7:53 AM
By: @Keith

Little improv

Posted: Wednesday April 10 2019, 12:38 PM
By: @LarryS

Langspil

Posted: Friday March 1 2019, 6:06 PM
By: @Strumelia

F is for fun

Posted: Thursday February 7 2019, 10:09 AM
By: @Keith

New Year Resolution

Posted: Thursday January 31 2019, 8:26 AM
By: @Keith

Two ways to add an image to...

Posted: Saturday January 19 2019, 8:12 AM
By: @Strumelia

Native American Flutes anyone?

Posted: Tuesday January 8 2019, 11:11 AM
By: @Norman

Finger Exercises

Posted: Sunday January 6 2019, 4:54 AM
By: @Keith

Tutorial (low D)

Posted: Wednesday December 26 2018, 1:34 PM
By: @Keith

Show Us Your Pets!

Posted: Friday December 21 2018, 3:49 PM
By: @Strumelia

Happy Solstice!

Posted: Friday December 21 2018, 1:45 PM
By: @LarryS

Rethinking pennywhistle.

Posted: Saturday December 8 2018, 4:16 PM
By: @Chifmunk

How to add an audio or...

Posted: Wednesday November 21 2018, 12:23 PM
By: @Strumelia

Whistle tabs

Posted: Saturday November 3 2018, 5:48 AM
By: @Keith

Hello to my new whistling...

Posted: Friday November 2 2018, 2:30 PM
By: @Keith

Thanks for adding me

Posted: Sunday September 2 2018, 8:17 PM
By: @Papasims

Where to add my photos?

Posted: Monday May 21 2018, 9:24 AM
By: @Strumelia

Little piece on my C whistle

Posted: Friday May 18 2018, 12:50 PM
By: @LarryS

Made a whistle pouch

Posted: Thursday May 17 2018, 7:47 PM
By: @LarryS

Susato Kildare

Posted: Monday July 3 2017, 10:09 AM
By: @Strumelia

Cool way to make a simple...

Posted: Sunday June 11 2017, 7:29 PM
By: @Chifmunk

Lesson learned.

Posted: Monday March 20 2017, 4:03 PM
By: @BillD

Using mountain dulcimer tab...

Posted: Saturday March 4 2017, 2:58 PM
By: @BillD

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