Bonaparte’s Retreat

By The Chieftains

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their best, for me, at least.
Yes there was a time when they played ITM.

Individual Tunes

Here are the individual tunes played on track 3 ("Bonaparte’s Retreat"):

a. The Wild Geese (air)
b. Madame Bonaparte (set dance)
c. The March to Victory (march)
d. Bonaparte’s Retreat (set dance)
e. The Downfall of Paris (hornpipe)

In addition, Dolores Keane sings a verse from The Green Linnet as a part of the set.

The Chieftains 6

also known as…

The Chieftains’ 6th LP: Bonaparte’s Retreat is their first album to feature singing. Published 1976