French player of a Bowed Psaltery..( O'Carolan Tunes) Brittany 2009

Irish traditional ( O'Carolan) tunes played by a Frenchman on a Bowed Psaltery in Brittany 2009

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Comment by Tish Westman on February 7, 2010 at 12:39pm
I was enjoying this and then the hammering and it quit. 29 seconds... Is there more somewhere?
Comment by John Henry Charles Crocker on February 6, 2010 at 7:28am
Donna, thank you for your reply, I am 99% certain that the vid shows two of a group of seven or eight talented players who during the summer play in Concarneau; they play a mixture of Breton, Celtic, English, and South American folk music on a wide variety of instruments. After finding them by accident the first year, I took my family miles out of our way on two further holidays to find them there,and purchased a CD on each visit. Best group of buskers that I have ever seen!!!
Comment by Donna Malus on February 5, 2010 at 8:03pm
Hi John! I'm not sure where it was taken, but with those clues you just provided I may be able to track down more info. I just love when people browse and find things they know about and can enlighten us all!
Comment by John Henry Charles Crocker on February 5, 2010 at 8:44am
Hi Donna, Iam a new member, just searching the vids and found this, and had to ask was it taken just inside the main gate in the walled city of Concarneau? If so, I believe the group to be 'Micamac', and I spent a long time listening to them play while my wife browsed the shops. One of the few times I encouraged her so to do!!
regards, JohnH

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