Tag: Polka

George H. Jenner – “Fingers Four Touch On Sounds”

George H. Jenner – “Fingers Four Touch On Sounds”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “GEORGE JENNER IS SHOWN SEATED AT THE CONSOLE OF THE BALDWIN PR 200 ORGAN IN HIS STUDIO AT CAMBRIDGE (GALT), ONTARIO.  GEORGE TOOK AN EARLY INTEREST IN MUSIC, STARTING ON DRUMS AND LATER MOVING TO THE AUTOHARP, AS NO ONE WOULD BELIEVE THAT HE HAD THE ABILITY TO PROCESS BEYOND... Read More »

Pierre Milo – “Pierre Milo A L’Orgue”

Pierre Milo – “Pierre Milo A L’Orgue”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Organs, Quebec and handlebar moustaches. All good things in my book.  So, this album opens with the track “Tea for Two” and it’s played as a ‘cha cha’ style song, and well, it’s really relaxing and relaxing music is what I need right now, so it works... Read More »

The Mom and Dads – “Dance with the Mom and Dads”

The Mom and Dads – “Dance with the Mom and Dads”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, when I first started collecting records I found a copy of “Christmas with the Mom and the Dads” and soon after started to find more and more copies of their albums, at first I thought they were some spectacular rural folk act, but soon found out... Read More »

Peter & Carol Dawson – “Fiddlin’ for Folk”

Peter & Carol Dawson – “Fiddlin’ for Folk”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “The music of the well known Peter & Carol is presented on this album in traditional old-tyme style. A blend of ancient Scottish, Irish, and self-composed make this album one of the best of it’s kind. Folk festivals, nite-clubs, tours, and concerts keep these two busy when they are not... Read More »

Graham & Eleanor Townsend – “North America’s Only Championship Fiddle Team”

Graham & Eleanor Townsend – “North America’s Only Championship Fiddle Team”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, I got this album because it was signed on the back and I had little to no idea what to expect when playing it.  “Clear the Track” opens the album, and well, it’s fiddling… and that’s about it! The track is pretty good, a bit repetitive,... Read More »