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Synonyms for pennywhistle

an inexpensive fipple flute

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Behind me, through the open door between our offices, I heard Field's pennywhistle, piercing, sweet, and sad.
It starts off with the pennywhistle because a lot of the kids could just use a simple pipe or piece of metal and make their own music," he says.
That meant playing Pachelbel's "Canon in D" on guitar, harmonica, banjo, pennywhistle, fiddle, and piano, with a little accordion thrown in for good measure.
Clera has been working with some of the primary schools in the Dolgellau area and there will be a pennywhistle workshop especially aimed at children with a free whistle for each child.
Switching between piano, guitar, banjo, harmonica, pennywhistle and more, Dolly went all out to ensure no one left disappointed.
A former punk rocker and an autodidact by nature, Sea taught herself to play guitar, piano, and pennywhistle, which led to many jam sessions in the RV.
I can make quite a big sound on my own and perform on piano, guitar, ukulele, pennywhistle, human trumpet, harmonica and spoons.
These are augmented by kongoma (thumb piano), pennywhistle, plus harmonica and banjo--and backing vocals by Tess Deloes and Ali Kamara.
Only the artists can do the art, from the pennywhistle composition such as liturgy has never heard before to the new image of God without beard or antique European robe.
The five ladies who make up the Ensemble Galilei play fiddle, pipes, oboe, recorders, pennywhistle, Celtic harp, viola da gamba, percussion, and bowed psaltery.
Among the other films utilizing some of the elements of the distended time, liminal flash forward are: Sydney Pollack's They Shoot Horses Don't They (1969), Irvin Kershner's, The Eyes of Laura Mars (1978), Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) and The Killing (1956), Chris Marker's La Jetee (1962), Terry Gilliam's Twelve Monkeys (1995), George Roy Hill's Slaughterhouse Five (1972), Tom Tykwer's Run Lola Run (1998), Night Shyamalan's The Sixth Sense (1999), Joel Schumacher's Flatliners (1990), Adam Simon's Brain Dead (1990), Hou Hsiao Hsien's Flowers from Shanghai (1998), and an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation entitled "The Pennywhistle.
Comparing the Web films available today to a theater environment is a bit like comparing a pennywhistle to a grand piano.
We deliver her to Scobie at the front, where the two of them play an Irish duet on flute and pennywhistle.