Seamus McGuire’s four comments

  • Re: The Wishbone

    Another beautiful tune from Charlie.. more…

  • Re: The Stephen Grier collection (manuscript)

    I'm delighted to have something new to add to this interesting discussion about The Stephen Grier manuscript collection! more…

  • Re: The Legacy of Stephen Grier

    This is a selection of tunes from the important nineteenth-century manuscript collection of Stephen Grier (1824–1894). Grier was born in north Longford (in the Granard/Clonbroney/Abbeylara area) and moved after his marriage to Gortletteragh in south Lei... more…

  • "This is my love, do you like her? "

    This jig, recorded by John Doherty as "Kiss the maid behind the bier" on his album "Bundle and Go", is also played as a Sliabh Luachra-style slide called "The Templeglantine Slide". I learned it from Jackie Daly who plays it in key A minor. Interesting c... more…