40th Anniversary Album

By The Armagh Pipers Club

  1. The Boys Of The Lough
    The Green Fields Of America
    The Wind That Shakes The Barley
  2. Behind The Haystack
    An DTiocfaidh Tú Abhaile Liom?
  3. Is Fada O Bhaile
  4. Lios Na Banriona
  5. The Stolen Purse
    Calico
    Banks Of Lough Gowna
  6. Charlie Harris’
    The Raven’s Wing
    The First Month Of Summer
  7. The Maid Of Ballydoo
  8. John Loughran’s
    The Street Player
  9. Seamus O’Kane’s
    Jackie Donnan’s
  10. Kilnamona
    Dublin
    Tommy Peoples’
  11. A Stor Mo Chroi
  12. The Fox On The Town
    A Parcel Of Land
  13. An Leanbh Si
    An Seanduine
  14. The Cuckoo’s Nest
    MacLeod’s Farewell
  15. Jeannie Jenkins
  16. Beatha Ur On A Bhas
    Splendid Isolation
    The Singing Stream
  17. Mairseail Ri Laoise
  18. Maud Millar
    Palmer’s Gate
    Famous Ballymote
  19. The Month Of January
  20. Amhran Na Leabhar
  21. 40 Year
    Night Ride To Armagh
  22. The Teelin
    The Emyvale
    The Wild Irishman
  23. The Boys Of Lough Gowna
    Pat McKenna’s
  24. A Oganaigh Oig
  25. Rakish Paddy
    Break Your Bass Drone
  26. Clann Ulaidh
  27. The Eagle’s Whistle
    An Falaingin Muimhneach
  28. Devenney’s Goat
    The Shoemaker’s Daughter
    John Henry
  29. The Lurgan Hare
  30. Goldsmith’s Lament
    The Sailor On The Rock
  31. The Shanghai March
    The Rollicking Boys From Tandragee
    The Swallow’s Tail
  32. The Fly In The Porter
    Apples In Winter
  33. The Fieldmouse’s Ball
    The Newmarket
  34. Na Ceannabhain Bhana
    Nead Na Lachan Sa Mhuta
  35. Windmill Hill
    The Whistling Postman
  36. Baby Rory’s
    The Fisherman’s
    Na Ceannabhain Bhana
  37. The Mountain Streams Where The Moorcocks Crow
  38. The Wild Geese
  39. An Buachaill Dreoite
    An Seanduinne Doite
    Johnny Leary’s
  40. The Humours Of Derrykrosane
    Hardiman The Fiddler
  41. Slieve Russell
    The Eavesdropper

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“40th Anniversary Album”

Just picked this up and already fast becoming a favorite. I’ll add some notes as to players and tunes in a few.

“40th Anniversary Album”

A 2 disc set of mixed professionals artists and youths (solo and groups), the performers are as follows:

Disc 1-

1 Jarlath Henderson (uilleann pipes)
2 Sinead Lennon (uilleann pipes) and Carmel Toner (fiddle)
3 Alana Henderson
4 Fidil
5 Cillian Vallely (uilleann pipes)
6 Martin Meehan (flute) and Paul Meehan (guitar)
7 Vivienne Murphy
8 Thomas and Rosie Smyth (fiddles) and Donncha Moynihan (guitar)
9 Aoibheann Devlin (fiddle), Deaglan Devlin (guitar), Seamus O’Kane (bodhran)
10 Gerry’s Group
11 Niall Hanna
12 Peter Grew (fiddle) and Fergal French (uilleann pipes)
13 Cristopher McMullan (uilleann pipes)
14 Thomas Smyth’s group
15 Aine Mallon
16 Austin Donnelly (tin whistle)
17 Cruit is Piob
18 Leo McCann (accordion), Dermot McCann (banjo) and Paul Meehan (guitar)
19 Patricia Vallely
20 Caoimhin Vallely (piano)
21 Brian Finnegan (flute), Ed Boyd (guitar), Leon Hunt (dobro) and David Lord (strings)

Disc 2-

1 Tiarnan O Duinnchinn (pipes)
2 Niall Murphy (fiddle)
3 Stephanie Makem
4 Niall Vallely (concertina)
5 Sruth na Maoile
6 Harp Group
7 Robbie McGleenan (fiddle), Patricia Vallely (fiddle), Harry Donnelly (fiddle), Aidan Prunty (flute) and Caoimhin Vallely (piano)
8 Barry Kerr (vocals, bouzouki)
9 Garry Lappin (accordion)
10 Fintan Vallely (flute)
11 Roise Connolly (concertina)
12 Beginner Singers and Instrumental Group
13 Junior Singing Group
14 Martin’s group
15 Junior Instrumental Group
16 Catherine Donnelly
17 Patricia Daly (harp)
18 Dara’s group
19 Brian Vallely (uillean pipes), Eithne and Caoimhin Vallely (fiddles)
20 Mark Donnelly (uilleann pipes)

The CD comes with a nice booklet with Introduction by Brian Vallely and sleeve notes by Fintan Vallely. Good recordings and a good family vibe all the way around.