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

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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