All Videos Tagged French (Minstrel Banjo) - Minstrel Banjo 2020-10-29T06:30:32Z http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=French&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Jig From French Quadrilles tag:minstrelbanjo.ning.com,2017-10-25:2477478:Video:167463 2017-10-25T16:03:13.700Z Paul Draper http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/profile/PaulDraper <a href="http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/jig-from-french-quadrilles-1"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135366247?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Buckley, 1860. I brushed the cobwebs off this one for the occasion. Didn't quite get them all. <a href="http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/jig-from-french-quadrilles-1"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135366247?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Buckley, 1860. I brushed the cobwebs off this one for the occasion. Didn't quite get them all. The Holly and the Ivy/The Friendly Beasts-fiddle & epinette tag:minstrelbanjo.ning.com,2015-12-21:2477478:Video:137841 2015-12-21T04:09:13.840Z Strumelia http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/profile/Strumelia <a href="http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/the-holly-and-the-ivy-the-friendly-beasts-fiddle-epinette"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135359720?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>A Winter medley of two old carols:<br></br> The Holly and Ivy (English broadside c.1710),<br></br> and... The Friendly Beasts...also known as The Donkey Carol (originating from Latin, France, 12th century). The song is associated with the Feast of Fools, and is also said to have been part of the 13th century Fete de l’Ane (The Donkey’s Festival).<br></br> Here… <a href="http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/the-holly-and-the-ivy-the-friendly-beasts-fiddle-epinette"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135359720?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A Winter medley of two old carols:<br /> The Holly and Ivy (English broadside c.1710),<br /> and... The Friendly Beasts...also known as The Donkey Carol (originating from Latin, France, 12th century). The song is associated with the Feast of Fools, and is also said to have been part of the 13th century Fete de l’Ane (The Donkey’s Festival).<br /> Here my husband and I play on fiddle and epinette... a traditional French small fretted box zitter.<br /> <br /> This sweet six stringed epinette was constructed in 2010 from the mahogany door of a demolished 1850s bank building. It was made by John Henry Crocker of Bristol, England...a talented builder, inspired musician, and beloved friend to many dulcimer players. Jig From French Quadrilles tag:minstrelbanjo.ning.com,2015-10-15:2477478:Video:133560 2015-10-15T14:55:37.986Z Paul Draper http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/profile/PaulDraper <a href="http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/jig-from-french-quadrilles"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135359628?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Le Professeur Bones Buckley performs the Jig from French Quadrilles, 1860. <a href="http://minstrelbanjo.ning.com/video/jig-from-french-quadrilles"><br /> <img src="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/3135359628?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Le Professeur Bones Buckley performs the Jig from French Quadrilles, 1860.