Ginger Ackley's Music

Lark of the Clans... Celtic with a twist!

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March 2012
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1 Comments Our Annie
Posted by Ginger Ackley on March 28, 2012 at 12:32 PM

This is a song I wrote for my mother-in-law - a wonderful and beautiful lady.  Her memory is slipping away now, but sometimes she has these incredible flashes from the past.  The lyrics all come from things she has said to me...  

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Tags: Love , memory , nostalgia , dementia , joy , blessing , marriage , children , life
0 Comments Little Beggarman
Posted by Ginger Ackley on March 12, 2012 at 2:13 PM

Another favorite, the Little Beggarman or Johnny Dhu, is the classic Irish tinker man, one of the Traveling Folk.  His heart and his sense of humor are filled with laughter and fun!  The tune is based on a fiddle tune called "The Red Haired Boy."



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Tags: Celtic , folk , autoharp , traditional