At 03:02 AM 12/9/97 -0600, Frank wrote:
>Hello to all,
>I, being new to this group, thought that I would put me best foot forward
>and intorduce myself to the list. I am a student at LSU and try to find
>courses that deal with the Celtic Nations, even when I have to sit through
>90% English history. I just set up an independent study course for next
>semester with one of my history professors to study Jacobite Scotland.
>I am also a musician. I am Drum Sgt. and bass drummer for the Caledonian
>Pipes of Baton Rouge <http://www.tartans.com/societies/csbr/>. But my real
>love is playing bodhran, dumbek, and other percussion for Smithfield Fair
><http://www.compassnet.com/murray>. Smithfield Fair is a Scottish-American
>group playing original and traditional Celtic music. I had been hanging
>out on the folk dj listserv, but finding Celtic music a minority I wanted
>something more. When I heard about this list, I knew I had to sign up.
Welcome to the list. I, for one, am always up for a discussion
of Scottish traditional music.