Connor Hickey’s thirty-three comments

  • Finnegans Wake, X:2

    This setting is played in Melbourne which is the capital city of the Australian state Victoria. more…

  • Re: Planxty George Brabazon

    I believe that Randal Bays plays it as if it was a hornpipe although I might be wrong in that it may be played like a march. more…

  • Re: The Homer Spit

    Also, this version is from the playing of Randal Himself - I listen to the recording and transcribe. more…

  • The Homer Spit

    Randal Bays plays this tune on his album Out of the Woods. It's sensational playing. more…

  • Oyster Light

    I could not believe that this album was not already on the session. more…

  • Josie McDermott’s album Darby’s Farewell

    This is the first tune on track 1 of Josie Mcdermott's album Darby's Farewell yet on the album it's called The Kerry Man. (More commonly known as The Lilting Fisherman.) If you listen to the track you can clearly tell that the tune Josie is playing is The... more…

  • Re: Drogheda Bay

    This tune appears on John Blake's Album The Narrow Edge. more…

  • Re: Durang’s

    Billy Clifford plays this tune as a reel on his album Irish traditional Flute Solos. The 4th bar is played up the octave as it's too low for a flute player. more…

  • Re: An TSeanbhean Bhocht

    Translates into English as The poor old woman more…

  • Re: The Road To Garrison

    Brian Rooney Calls this tune The Godfather on his album The Godfather. more…