Archives #1

By Jean Carignan

  1. Duke Of Leinster
    The Ladies’ Pantalettes
  2. The Pigeon On The Gate
    Miss Monaghan
  3. The Pigeon On The Gate
    The Fermoy Lasses
    The Wheels Of The World
  4. Reel Indien
  5. Follow Me Down To Carlow
    Miss Thornton’s
  6. Sligo Fancy
  7. The Little Stack Of Barley
    The Blackberry Blossom
    The Green Fields Of America
  8. The Stack Of Barley
  9. Lucy Campbell
  10. The Wind That Shakes The Barley
  11. Miss McLeod’s
  12. Mrs. McLeod
  13. Mountain Ranger
  14. Reel Des Oignons
  15. Gigues;Jigs
  16. Reel Irlandais
  17. The Lads Of Laois
  18. Reel Joseph Allard
  19. Reel Bernard Morin
  20. Reel Albert Bastarache
  21. The Rising Sun
    Green Fields Of Erin
  22. La Valse Quadrille
  23. Valses Allemandes
    German Waltzes
  24. Murphy’s
  25. My Darling Nelly Gray
  26. Reel De Gaspé
    The Temple House
  27. The Liffey Banks
  28. The Merrymakers’ Club
  29. The Macroom Lasses
  30. Dunphy’s
  31. Mullin’s Fancy
  32. Reel Du Voyageur
    Reel Du Cultivateur
  33. The Newcastle
    Celebrated Stop

Three comments

This master fiddler (violoneux en francais) had astounding speed, articulation and drive, much of which would be most appreciated by other fiddlers, who realize what prodigious technique he had. Lots of Irish, Scottish and Quebecois music joyously delivered for all to hear. A pleasure. Ottawa fiddle-maestro Denis Lanctot is the closest I’ve ever heard to anyone matching his technique, drive and mastery of the instrument.

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