The Mooncoin Album
Musical Instruments - those graceful
remnants of trees long cut, strung and banded with bright metal that was
scooped from deep underground and worked, have at least two kinds of
First there is the charm of shape, Inspiration, and kind. The harps,
pure straight strings resonating all over the ancient world, overtones
reaching through today, ring with majesty, while flutes shape breath to
tone, and pipes cry the name of every tribe. The fiddle laughs and
dances noun expanses of time and distance. All the history In each
Instrument - and then there is the charm of touch. Each players hands,
the feel of the wood on the skin, the breath, the concentration, the
sound - then the light deep within the sound, and the merging of the
inward eye and the heart. Musical Instruments - and the sound of
Mooncoin. - Kevin Carr
Included here are complete MP3
files in downloadable format for personal use.
Please help support
independent musicians. You are encouraged to purchase our
You can order Mooncoin MP3 downloads through CDBaby
or purchase the CD from the artist.
Send $16.00 includes shipping to:
Mickie Zekley PO Box 1176, Mendocino, CA 95460
Included here are short MP3 sound samples for you to enjoy.
1. The Barley
Straw/The Rambling Pitchfork
Mandolins and Flute (4:16)
2. Eddie Kelly's/Mothers
Irish Reels - Mandolin, Harpguitar (3:29)
3. Nancy From London
Vocal, Hurdy Gurdy And Flute (3:09)
4. Bimid ag Ol/Patsy Gery's Jigs
Irish - Flute,
Cittern, Fiddle, Bodhran (2:12)
5. Tá Mé 'Mo
Irish - Tinwhistles, Irish Harp, Vocal/ Uilleann
Pipe Drone (5:51)
6. Carty's Reels
Irish - Flute/ Guitar (2:04)
7. The Night Visitor
Irish - Vocal, Harpguitar,
8. The Limerick Lasses/Fermoy Lasses/The Cabin
Irish Reels - Mandolin, Flute, Fiddle, Bodhran (3:42)
9. The Claudy Banks/Eleanor Plunkett
Irish - Vocal, Flute, Cittern, Irish Harp, Tinwhistle (5:58)
10. Breton Tune/La Mair E La Hilha
Breton, French - Highland Bagpipe,
Fiddle, Hurdy Gurdy, Bodhran, Tenor Drum (2:25)
Mickie Zekley and Michael Hubbert on harp,
flute, cittern, hurdy gurdy, whistle, vocals, fiddle, special guest
Arrigo D'Albert on hurdy gurdy. Fun!
Recorded originally as a
LP for Kicking Mule Records in 1982. Copyright Mickie Zekley & Michael
Hubbert ©1982. All rights reserved.
reach Michael Hubbert.
email To reach Mickie Zekley.
Michael Hubbert - Vocals, mandolin, cittern, fiddle, guitar, tinwhistle,
bodhran and hurdy gurdy.
Mickle Zekley - Flute, cittern, Irish
harp, tinwhistle, harp guitar, Highland bagpipe, ullleann pipe drone and
Arrigo D'Albert - Hurdy gurdy on La Mair E La Hilha.
All Tunes Traditional. Arrangements by Mooncoin - Michael
Hubbert and Mickie Zekley
Head Engineer: Marco Angelo McClean
Assistant Engineer: Barbara Gibson
Angelo McClean, Michael Hubbert and Mickie Zekley
Michael Hubbert Photography: Nicholas Wilson
1981 - January 1982 at MCAT Studios, Mendocino, California
Special thanks to John & Rita Whiteley, Betty Tesman, Philo Hayward and
Elizabeth Home Page
Free Downloadable Music & Videos
Celtic Music For Weddings On The Mendocino Coast