imago corvi

adventures in enamelling, stories, music and travel

Field Recordings

It was over 20 years ago that I first discovered Angelo Dornan. It was one of those old floppy record albums that were sometimes included in the front sleeve of … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · 6 Comments

Festival Fever

 Well – I am back from Old Songs. I had an amazing time. Caught up with old friends – and made some new. Heard some amazing sea chanties at the … Continue reading

June 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Old Songs Festival

After a cold and wet spring summer is suddenly upon us. In the past I would have been already on the road – but these days my schedule is greatly … Continue reading

June 13, 2011 · 2 Comments

The Year in Review

Well here we are in 2011. Already a whole decade of the new century has passed. It’s going so fast that I can barely keep up. When I look back … Continue reading

January 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Brenna MacCrimmon and Friends

I thought it was high time that I posted about music again – and since I had a great musical experience on Thursday night, I thought I would share it … Continue reading

February 21, 2009 · Leave a comment

The Irish in Canada

I am definitely overdue for a musical post. This week-end my friend Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin (left) is giving a paper at the Celtic Studies Conference at the University of Toronto … Continue reading

October 31, 2008 · Leave a comment

Summer on the Road

I love my summers – I like to travel, and I like doing the circuit of shows – some of which are new, where I meet new and interesting contacts … Continue reading

August 23, 2008 · Leave a comment

Traditional Song

I have been singing traditional song now for over 30 years and I am always surprised when people say (as they sometimes do) “Are you STILL singing traditional stuff?” as … Continue reading

August 21, 2008 · 1 Comment

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