Irish Popular Dances

By Various Artists

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"Irish Popular Dances"

Smithsonian Folkways - FW06818 - 1951

The artists:

1.) The Hyde Brothers
2.) Leo Rowsome
3.) The Flanagan Brothers
4.) Liam Walsh
5.)The Flanagan Brothers
6.) Leo Rowsome
7.) E. Mullaney & P. Stark
8.) Michael Coleman

More later…

"Irish Popular Dances" ~ the liner notes PDF

Liner notes, introduction and notes by Henry Cowell, with dance descriptions, "Ethnic Dance in the Integrated Curriculum #2: Irish Popular Dances" by Esther Brown, with some crazy illustrations of dancers, can be downloaded as a PDF from here ~

http://www.folkways.si.edu/
http://www.folkways.si.edu/albumdetails.aspx?itemid=1184

More on the tracks ~

1.) The Hyde Brothers - two accordions - reel

2.) Leo Rowsome - uilleann pipes - jigs

3.) The Flanagan Brothers - accordion, fiddle, guitar, piano - reel

4.) Liam Walsh - uilleann pipes - hornpipe

5.)The Flanagan Brothers - jaw harp & guitar - hornpipe

6.) Leo Rowsome - uilleann pipes - reels

7.) E. Mullaney & P. Stark - uilleann pipes & fiddle - jig

8.) Michael Coleman - fiddle & piano - reel