The Flute Players Of Roscommon Vol 2

By Various Artists

  1. Dermot Grogan’s
    Maid A The Well
    Jimmy Neary’s
  2. Dowd’s No 9
    The First Month Of Summer
  3. Alexander’s
    The Morning Star
  4. Bonnie Prince Charles
  5. The Battering Ram
  6. Down The Broom
    Fred Finn’s
    Come West Along The Road
  7. The Hearty Boys Of Ballymote
    Tommy Maguire’s
  8. The Black Bird
  9. Tory Island
    The Duke Of Leinster
  10. Drowsy Maggie
  11. The Killavil
    Jackie Roche’s Favourite
  12. The Bush In Bloom
    The Red Haired Lass
  13. The Boatman From Clonmel
  14. Lament For Tom McHale
    Rogaire Dubh
  15. The Baltimore Salute
    The Lansdowne Lasses
    Trip To Birmingham
  16. Over The Moor To Maggie
  17. Gan Ainm
    The Trip To Birmingham
  18. The Flowers Of The Red Hill
    The Street Player
  19. The Wandering Minstrel
    Butcher’s March
  20. Jim Donoghues
    The Dublin
  21. The Holly Bush
    Gilbert Clancy’s
  22. The Merry Blacksmith
    The Merrier Harriers
  23. The Mason’s Apron

Five comments

These are the musicians by track number:

1: Aidan and Breda Shannon
2: Aidan Flynn
3: Aine O’Connor
4: Bronagh Needham
5: Charlie Cox
6: Declan Noone
7: Finbarr McGreevy
8: Hubert Finan and Dominick “Sonny” Flanagan
9: James Carty
10: Jim Donoghue
11: Joe Leheny
12: John And Shane Carlos
13: John Griffin
14: Liz Wynne
15: Mai Baxter and Brenda Sweeney
16: Michael Anthony Glynn
17: Michael Daly with lilting by Michael, Lily Harte and Josie McDermott
18: Mick Callaghan
19: Packie Duignan
20: Padraig Sweeney
21: Peg McGrath (Needham), Josie McDermott and Kathleen Lawrie
22: Siobhan Collins
23: Tom McHale


My copy of the CD has the tracks in the same order as the link Kevin has provided. Don’t know where Niall got his listing from.

The “Gan Ainm” reel played first on Track 17, [ as listed here ] is this :

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Flute Players of Roscommon Vol. 2 - is it still available?

Had a look round various distributors. No-one seems to stock it. Was it a limited edition CD? Shame, looks like some really great players and tunes on it.


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