|Mrs Carrick, Dorothy and Mr McInerney talk to the band|
|Big crowd for last lunchtime concert|
Today we welcomed a return visit from Dorothy Conaghan, a violin teacher all the way from the National Concert Hall Dublin who visited us last November . She worked on the inside bow grip . Mr Corry's class worked on a Swedish Folk song . Here is the riff
E E E E E E E E (x8) D D D D D D D D (8) E E E E E E E E (8) D D D D (x4) E_ E_ ( long x2)
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ms Spring's Class worked on a Twinkle Variation to the rhythm Down Em Ma Up Em ma
Bend your knee means changing down a string and all 3 fingers go down (Aon Do Tri Trasna )
Mr Blake's class worked on another variation starting on A and going on to the highest string E This time the rhythm was Eist liom is Eist Liom.
In the afternoon we all joined the audience for the last lunchtime concert and to cheer on Tara and Ariadne, Shauna, Shauna, Rana Sarah and Aoife who volunteered to play violin .
In the afternoon we worked on the Swedish Folk Song with the band .