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Allegro from flute sonata 1 in C


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TennesseeVic

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On this beautiful fall day I took my tin whistle out on the porch. The O'Shaunessy boys decided to join me on this particular tune which is commonly ascribed to John "Zeb" Bach.
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Uploaded: Dec 06, 2014 - 02:18:42 PM
Last Updated: Dec 06, 2014 - 09:21:16 PM Last Played: Nov 02, 2017 - 03:07:03 PM
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Philip18 said 1080 days ago (December 6th, 2014)
Allegro
Bright and lively. Very enjoyable!
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MotherofMeursault said 1080 days ago (December 6th, 2014)
Methinks
the little O'Shaunessy drummer boy should have stayed home that day (fine family though they may be). Otherwise, a solid piece: your whistle skills are in fine fettle, and the backing tracks lend a plastic -almost Wendy Carlosian- feel to the whole thing. Your breath control here is exceptional.

Love,

MoM
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Narad said 1080 days ago (December 7th, 2014)
Allegro
Uplifting allegro ! Much enjoyed your bachfeel play ! :)
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H3nry said 1080 days ago (December 7th, 2014)
Toot suite
or is it toots sweet? This allegro suits the tin whistle, and you've done it with gusto.
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Vic Holman said 1079 days ago (December 7th, 2014)
been awhile....
... since you've used tennesseevic.

livley piece. that is some pretty sweet tin whistle work. how in the heck were you able to breathe during that performance?
the back up boys was a nice addition as well.
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TennesseeVic said 1079 days ago (December 8th, 2014)
Time for me to come clean
I'm afraid some of the listeners here have caught me a little fib. The second half of this piece is rather hard, so there has been some tape splicing going on, and that may have eliminated a breath or two. I apologize humbly for deceiving this esteemed audience.
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Fire_Angel said 1079 days ago (December 7th, 2014)
Amazing.
Well one thing that's amazing is that it doesn't sound as if you came anywhere near running out of breath while playing. A solid, lively performance of a lovely piece of music.
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magnatone said 1079 days ago (December 8th, 2014)
Allegro
I just love this!
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Warren Smith said 1078 days ago (December 8th, 2014)
Parts of the Sum
I thought you had moved. Just back visiting the home fields for a little classical hoedown?

The whistle is lively and a delight to follow. The backing music feels perfunctory; I think it would be nice if there was a little interaction between the parts.
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richard13 said 1078 days ago (December 8th, 2014)
Beauty!
On behalf of those who care about such things, you should be ashamed (see admission above). As for the rest of us, bravo! This is sprightly and delicious. Thanks.
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Parichayaka said 1077 days ago (December 10th, 2014)
Nice!
Just as fun and joyful as it is enjoyable and unusual! How did you record this - as a group or individually?
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RichardSchletty said 1076 days ago (December 11th, 2014)
Eclectic hybrid
Sounds like a blend of a spritely Scottish highlander and a logy washtub band from the Tennessee Valley. I think I 'd rather have just the penny whistle solo. It's good! What is the name of the Bach tune?
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TennesseeVic said 1076 days ago (December 11th, 2014)
Bach Tune
This is called Allegro and it is from the 1st flute sonata in C, which is for flute and continuo. So apart from the drums this interpretation is actually legitimate. It carries Bach's name, but as with several of Bach's more beloved works (Toccata and Fugue 565, Bist du bei mir) it is doubtful that it was actually written by him. This movement doesn't feel like Bach, but at least it's fun; the rest of the sonata is decidedly thin.
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RichardSchletty said 1075 days ago (December 11th, 2014)
Thanks
Thanks, Vic, for the extra background. I like the energy of the piece. And it is fun.
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PeterB7858 said 1075 days ago (December 12th, 2014)
Allegro from flute sonata 1 in C
Brisk and lively, TV. Some fine control. The O'Shaunessy boys did well to keep up. Glad I stopped by. Regards, Peter.
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FEEL said 1074 days ago (December 13th, 2014)
That is some serious whistling
Impressed at the tempo of the song. Enjoyed!
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