Neil Young and Crazy Horsetail

So, I’m listening to Neil Young and Crazy Horse (Year of the Horse; Danger Bird) while cleaning the house. I find a few dried horsetail stems that Ciaran had brought home from a field trip with his Rachel Carson class. These make great panpipes. Naturally, being the flutist that I am, I blow across the cut ends to see if I can get a tone out of them. And what I get is; 6-5-b3-1 in the key of Danger Bird. I am not making this up. It took a while to get up off the floor…

About DHeila

I am a copy editor at Best Ever Edit (please visit my page at and a songwriter/composer. My creative efforts are chronicled (sporadically) at
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