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By Academy Of Irish Music Chicago

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  1. Farrell O’Gara
    Farewell To Cailroe
    The Ivy Leaf
  2. The Green Fields Of Rossbeigh
    Paddy Taylor’s
  3. Pothoge
  4. Rice’s Rambles
    Tom Billy’s
  5. The Dark Haired Girl
    I’ll Buy Boots For Maggie
  6. Between Two Worlds
  7. The Kilavel
    Bensin Luachra
    Dowd’s Favourite
  8. The Man Of Aran
  9. Sir Arthur Shaen
  10. Ardaigh Cuain
    The Balintore Fancy
  11. Famine Song
  12. The Rolling Wave
    Aisling Gheal
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I have this CD on loan from the library at the "Plockton School Of Excellence In Traditional Music". How it got to west of Scotland , I’ve no idea, but there’s some very good playing on it indeed, in particular, some fine fiddle-playing and whistle playing.
My only minor gripe is that it’s all a bit like the sets were put together for a "Grupai Ceol" competition, and tends to be a bit over-arranged for my simplistic tastes.
Recorded in 2002, the players are :
Anna Colliton - bodhran
Marta Cook - harp
Kathy Goodkin - whistle, low whistle
Dan O’Dea - fidlle, viola
Alexa Janina Ramirez - cello
Devin Shepherd - fiddle
Michael O’Regan - guitar
Noel Rice - flute - and musical director.

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