Ceolta Seisiún Na HÉireann / Irish Session Tunes: The Red Book

By Matt Cranitch And Friends

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“Ceolta Seisiún Na HÉireann / Irish Session Tunes: The Red Book” - the musicians

The musicians:

Matt Cranitch – fiddle

Dave Hennessy – melodeon

Eoin Ó Riabhaigh – uilleann pipes

Bríd Cranitch – piano & harpsichord

Mick Daly – guitar

Tom Stephens – guitar (“Take a Bow”)

Colm Murphy - bodhran

“The Red Book: 100 Irish Session Tunes and Airs, selected by Matt Cranitch”

There are problems with titles in these books, but for now here is as the book has it and I’ll make corrections as they come to light, courtesy also of you lot and your passion for getting the name right, something we share, connecting things to their history…

“The Red Book” /”Take a Bow” / “Give it Shtick” ~ the CDs & the tracks

CD Tracklistings and correlations - "The Red Book" tracks first


CD: “Take a Bow”

_1. ) jigs = track 10, tunes 1 & 2
_3. ) jig = track 13, tune 1 of 2
_5. ) jigs = track 5, tunes 1 & 2 of 2
_8. ) slides = track 3, tune 2 & 3 of 3
10. ) slides = track 14, tunes 1 & 2
11. ) slide = track 3, tune 1 of 3
13. ) polkas = track 11, tunes 1 & 2 of 3
15. ) polka = track 11, tune 3 of 3
19. ) reels = track 15, tunes 3, 4, 5 & 6 of 6
20. ) reel = track 7, tune 2 of 2
17. ) polkas = track 2, tunes 1 & 2
23. ) reel = track 9
25. ) hornpipes = track 6, tunes 1 & 2
27. ) set dance = track 8
30. ) air = track 4
31. ) air = track 12

CD: “Give it Shtick”

_2. ) jigs = track 8, tunes 1 & 2
_4. ) jig = track 13, tune 1 of 2
_6. ) jigs = track 1, tunes 1 & 2
_7. ) jig = track 13, tune 2 of 2
_9. ) slides = track 4, tunes 1 & 2
12. ) slip jig = track 11
14. ) polkas = track 14, tunes 1 & 2
16. ) polkas = track 6, tunes 1, 2 & 3
18. ) reels = track 10, tunes 1 & 2
21. ) reels = track 15, tunes 1 & 2
22. ) reel = track 3
24. ) hornpipe = track 2, tune 1 of 3
26. ) hornpipes = track 2, tunes 2 & 3 of 3
28. ) set dance = track 9
29. ) air = track 5