An Calmfhear: The Trooper

By Johnny O’Leary

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“An Calmfhear/The Trooper” - Johnny O’Leary

17 tracks - Gael Linn CEFC 132 / CEFCD 132, 1989

"Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra: Dance Music from the Cork-Kerry Border"
28 tracks - Craft Recordings - CRCD01, 1995

"Music From Sliabh Luachra Volume 5-Johnny O’Leary: Music for the Set"
18 tracks - Topic /Ossian OSSCD 25
Recordings made 1976-77 -
"-this recording - also features his daughter Ellen on whistle and fiddle players Mick Duggan and Maurice O’Keeffe-"…

More from Sliabh Luachra ~

1.) "Music from Sliabh Luachra Volume 1: Kerry Fiddles"
Padraig O’Keefe with Denis & Julia (Clifford) Murphy
Topic 12T 309 / TSCD309 - Ossian OSSCD10
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/519

2.) "Music from Sliabh Luachra Volume 2: The Star of Munster Trio"
Julia (fiddle), John (piano accordion) & Billy Clifford (flute)
Topic 12TS310 - Ossian 45
https://thesession.org/recordings/display/1427

3.) "Music from Sliabh Luachra Volume 3: The Humours of Lisheen"
John (piano accordion) & Julia Clifford (fiddle)
Topic 12TS311 - Ossian OSS 14
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/1433

4.) "Music from Sliabh Luachra Volume 4:
Irish Traditional Flute Solos and Band Music from Kerry and Tipperary"
Billy Clifford (flute), et. al.
Topic 12TS312 - Ossian OSS 11
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/1286

5.) "Music from Sliabh Luachra Volume 5: Johnny O’Leary -
Music for the Set"
18 tracks - Topic /Ossian OSSCD 25
Recordings made 1976-77 -
" ~ this recording - also features his daughter Ellen on whistle
and fiddle players Mick Duggan and Maurice O’Keeffe ~ "…
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/663

6.) "Music from Sliabh Luachra Volume 6: Jackie Daly -
Traditional Accordion and Concertina Music from Sliabh Luachra"
Topic 12TS358
Released on CD by Ossian: OSSCD 30 & Green Linnet: GLCD3065
https://thesession.org/recordings/display/212

"The Rushy Mountain: Classic Music from Sliabh Luachra 1957-77"
- a compilation of tracks from the six albums in the Topic series "Music from Sliabh Luachra volumes 1-6"…
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/1274

"Padraig O’Keefe: The Sliabh Luachra Fiddle Master"
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/738

"Denis Murphy: Music from Sliabh Luachra"
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/164

"The Star Above the Garter"
Denis (fiddle) & Julia Murphy/Clifford (fiddle)
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/1073

"Ceol As Sliabh Luachra"
Julia (fiddle) & Billy (flute) Clifford
https://thesession.org/recordings/display.php/1291

"Denis Doody Plays Kerry Music"
Mulligan - LUN 019, 1978
https://thesession.org/recordings/display/1309

"Traditional Music From The Kingdom Of Kerry"
Jimmy Doyle (Melodeon) and Dan O’Leary (fiddle)
Shanachie 29007, and it was recorded in 1977.
https://thesession.org/recordings/display/1247

Re: An Calmfhear: The Trooper

Track 16, ‘Cleite Na Péacóige’ is a jig, not the hornpipe linked to above.