The acoustical features of the violin, are particularly pleasing to me. I have tried to learn to play, but for various reasons, I have not been able to dedicate enough time to master even a rudimentary skill. How I wish I could play. Such an easy instrument to carry around and what a beauty. I can imagine playing in a city square, on lonely walks, on the beach, in my home on rainy days and just about any time. I can dream. The best I can do is play music composed and played by others.
Here is a SoundCloud piece with a Celtic feel that I like and I do love the Raven:
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