The Francis O’Neill Cylinders: Thirty-Two Recordings of Irish Traditional Music in America circa 1904

By Patsy Touhey, James Early, John McFadden, Edward Cronin, Bernard Delaney

  1. The Monaghan
  2. Governor Taylor’s March
  3. The Shaskeen
  4. The Ladies’ Pantalettes
  5. Brian The Brave
    The Gardener’s Daughter
  6. The Duke Of Leinster
  7. Taylor’s
  8. The Maid On The Green
  9. John O’Dwyer
    Scotch Mary
  10. The Croppies’ March
  11. The Connachtman’s Rambles
  12. Touhey’s Favorite
  13. Bold Jack Donohue
  14. The Maid Behind The Bar
  15. The Dear Irish Boy
  16. Scotch Mary
  17. The Blackbird
  18. Hawk’s
  19. Doctor O’Neill
  20. Miss Monaghan
  21. The Sailor’s Jacket
  22. Judy Hynes
  23. Gusty’s Frolics
  24. Rakish Paddy
  25. Dan Curley
  26. Banish Misfortune
  27. Bean Dubh An Ghleanna
  28. Rodney’s Glory
    The Humors Of Bandon
  29. The Blackbird
  30. The Swallow’s Tail
  31. The Pigeon On The Gate
  32. Saddle The Pony

Three comments

The Dunn Family Collection, c. 1904 - c. 1935: The Francis O’Neill Cylinders

http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/About.htm
http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/Music.htm
O’Neill Cylinders: 1 - 8
http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/Music/Cylinders1.htm
O’Neill Cylinders: 9 - 16
http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/Music/Cylinders2.htm
O’Neill Cylinders: 17 - 24
http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/Music/Cylinders3.htm
O’Neill Cylinders: 25 - 32
http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/Music/Cylinders4.htm
Extended CD Commentary by Jackie Small
http://archives.irishfest.com/dunn-family-collection/Music/Extended-CD-Track-Commentary.htm

For a couple of friends on site here, and as we’d been discussion the piping of Patsy Touhey and Joey Abarta, and then I’d discovered this hadn’t been listed yet. More later…

The Francis O’Neill Cylinders: Thirty-Two Recordings of Irish Traditional Music in America circa 1904

Two CDs: CD 1 = 1 - 16 & CD 2 = 17 - 32

Musicians & tracks:

Patsy Touhey - uilleann pipes ~ 23 tracks = 1 - 12, 14 - 16, 20, 22 - 24, 27 - 29, 31
Track 16 - Patsy Touhey, James Early & John McFadden

Edward Cronin, fiddle - 17 & 26

Bernard Delaney, uilleann pipes - 18 & 21

John McFadden, fiddle - 16, 19, 30

James Early, uilleann pipes - 16, 25, 32

ITMA: Patsy Touhey, Irish-American Piper on Cylinder, 1900s

http://www.itma.ie/
Patsy Touhey, uilleann pipes ~ 12 Sound Recordings from cylinders
http://www.itma.ie/digitallibrary/playlist/touhey-patsy

-1. ) The Munster gimlet, jig

-2. ) The humours of Ennistymon, jig ; Molly from Longford, reel

-3. ) The humours of whiskey, reel ; The reel of bogey

-4. ) The sword in hand, reel

-5. ) Poll Ha’penny, hornpipe ; The swallow’s tail, reel

-6. ) Cunningham’s fancy, reel

-7. ) The pretty girl milking her cow, air

-8. ) The dandy reel

-9. ) Fasten the leg in her, jig ; Jenny dang the weaver, reel

10. ) My love is in America, reel

11. ) Garryowen, march ; The Fermoy lasses, reel

12. ) Brian the brave , air ; Gardiner’s Daughter, reel