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Thread #94776   Message #1841535
Posted By: Geoff Wallis
23-Sep-06 - 02:51 PM
Thread Name: Reflections/Criticism of Peter Kennedy
Subject: RE: Reflections/Criticism of Peter Kennedy
JamesHenry wrote, with astonishing naivety, 'If you go to Glen in the first week of August, every man and his dog has a microphone pointing at James and every other notable fiddle player there. At least Feldman "slipped him a few bob"'.

Thanks for assuming that I've never been in Glencolmcille in August. None of the people who might be pointing a mike at James went so far as to assume that he'd be utterly agreeable to his works appearing on an album. But that's exactly what Feldman did, without James's permission!