The Night Of The Fair: Traditional Irish Music From Sliabh Luachra

By Dan Herlihy And Friends

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Dan Herlihy & Friends

Traditional Irish Music from Sliabh Luachra

Dan is joined on this LP by:
Christy Cronin - Singer
Denis O’Connor - Banjo
Con Moynihan - Fiddle
John Drew - Mando Cello
Tim Browne - Bouzouki
Cormac O’Mahony - Guitar
Dan O’Connor - Fiddle
Paddy Brosnin - Bodhran
Joe O’Connell - Bodhran

Tck 1 - tunes learned from Mickey Duggan, Fiddle player & a pupil of Padraig O’Keefe
Tck 2 -:
- 1st tune - composed by Eamon Flynn, Mountcollins Fiddler
- 2nd tune - from Paddy Cronin
Tck 3 - :
- 1st tune from Jack O’Connell, Fiddler
- 2nd tune a favourite of Concertina player Pa Paddy O’Sullivan
Tck 4 -:
- 1st tune from Denis O’Keefe, Accordion player
- 2nd tune from Piano Accordion player Neily Vaughan
Tck 5 - Song
Tck 6 - from Paddy Cronin
Tck 7 - :
- 1st tune from Banjo player Denis O’Connor, whose Fiddling father learned it from his Fiddle teacher, Padraig O’Keefe
- 2nd tune from Castleisland Fiddler Willie O’Connell
Tck 8 - both tunes named after their composers.
Tck 9 - :
- 1st tune from fiddler Dan O’Connor
- 2nd tune from fiddler Tom Carroll
- 3rd tune from Dan’s mother Molly, who was a fiddler.
Tck 10 - both tunes from Paddy Cronin
Tck 11 - These Polkas are inscribed on Padraig O’Keefe’s monument.
- 1st from fiddler Sonny O’Riordan
- 2nd from Accordion player Jack Cillins
Tck 12 - two reels from Paddy Cronin
Tck 13 - Song
Tck 14 - Two versions of thois jig. Common one & Sliabh Luachra one
Tck 15 - two slides from playing of Denis Murphy
Tck 16 - :
- 1st from ‘Cuz’ Teahan
- 2nd from Fiddler Maurice O’Keefe