The Gap of Dreams

By Altan

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  1. The Gap Of Dreams
    The Beekeeper
  2. The Month Of January
  3. Seán Sa Cheo
    Oíche Fheidhmiúil
  4. Bacach Shíl Andaí
  5. The Piper In The Cave
    An Ghaoth Aniar Aneas
  6. Níon A’ Bhaoigheallaigh
  7. The Tullaghan Lasses
    The Cameronian
    The Pigeon On The Gate
  8. An Bealach Seo ’tá Romham (This Road Ahead Of Me)
  9. Dark Inishowen
  10. The Templehouse Strathspey & Reel
    John Mhosey McGinley’s
    The Mermaid Of Mullaghmore
  11. Cumha An Oileáin
  12. Port Alex
  13. Fare Thee Well, A Stór

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Re: The Gap of Dreams

Altan. The gap of dreams. - Nashville, TN: Compass 747082, 2018.
Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh (vocal, fiddle); Ciarin Curran (bouzouki); Daithi Sproule (guitar, vocal); Mark Kelly (guitar, vocal); Martin Tourish (piano accordion); with Tommy McLaughlin (keyboards).

Notes about the tracks:
1 All originals: The gap of dreams (Mairéad Ni Mhaonaigh); Nia’s jig (Nia Byrne); The beekeeper (Sam Kelly).
3.2 & 3.3 Originals: Tuar (Martin Tourish); Oíche fheidhmiúil (Martin Tourish).
7.2 The Cameronian (Traditional). A different tune from any other Cameronian on here. Fiddler’s Companion links it to The mother’s delight and Old Cameronian; see also
8 An bealach seo ’tá romham (Moya Brennan & Aodh Ó Dúgáin) - an original song by Moya and her grandfather.
9 Dark Inishowen, aka. Old Inishowen (Traditional) Roud 13477.
11 Cumha an oileáin (Tomás Mac Giolla Bhríde).
12 Port Alex (Mark Kelly) an air in 4/4 on guitar.
13 Fare thee well, a stór - a song by Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin set to Dr Tom Anderson’s Da slockit light

Re: The Gap of Dreams

So has Ciaran Tourish has left the group? If so, it’s sad!