Uncovered

By Garry Walsh

  1. The Road To Naul
    Laughing Molly
  2. The Cross Legged Tailor
    Under The Tholsel
    Eileen Fahy’s
  3. Waiting For Me
    Out The Buttergate
    John Walsh’s
  4. Around Lough Ine
  5. The Travelling Lamp
    Cogar Na Gaoithe
  6. Thugamar Fein An Samhradh Linn
    Casey’s
  7. Narrow West Street
    Butterley’s Boat
  8. Robbie’s Welcome
    The Windy Harbour
    Gan Ainm
  9. Back To Skibereen
    The Road To Cork
  10. Ciara’s
    Ciaran Jennings’
  11. Gan Ainm
    Here’s To Temperance
    The Barrel Of Monkeys
  12. Felix Doran’s
    Mother Hughes’s Goose

Four comments

Uncovered

Whereas the lack of linkages to tunes posted in the tunes database here would tend to suggest that this is an album of original tunes, the fact is that all but two of the tunes on "Uncovered" are traditional. They’ve been handed down to Walsh by his grandparents and were at one stage reasonably common tunes in Drogheda and Skibereen. We often think of the music as evolving only very slowly; however the fact that these tunes are nowadays so rare is testimony to the fact that it can undergo significant change in just a few generations!

Released on Ossian, OSSCD134. See http://www.ossian.ie

I don’t normally like flute albums but i think this one is brilliant.

Tunes

Does anyone know any of the ABCs for these tunes??

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