The Music Of Ireland

By Various Artists

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  1. Red Is The Rose
  2. The Donkey’s Cross
    Delaney’s Fancy
  3. The Old Boreen
  4. The Star Of The County Down
    The Gravel Walk
    The Mason’s Apron
  5. Mick McGuire
  6. The Humour Is On Me Now
  7. Jig Selection
  8. Galway Bay
  9. The Green Hills Of Sligo
  10. Ireland My Homeland
  11. The Green Fields Around Ferbane
  12. Home To Donegal
  13. The Races Of Killadoon
  14. The Rambles Of Spring
  15. The Bright Silvery Light Of The Moon
  16. Dowd’s No.9
    The Musical Priest
  17. The Knocknagow
  18. Carrickfergus

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Tracks 1-7 are by Mac and O’. There’s more about this Tipperary duo here - https://avondhupress.ie/tipperary-duo-mac-o-join-forces-for-kilworth-concert/.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRrLUMaRUWg


Tracks 9-12 feature the singing of the late Johnny Loughrey from Newtownstewart, Co. Tyrone. He was usually accompanied by his band The Countrysiders.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aCDmLR-GK6g


Kilkenny singer Séamus Moore, a.k.a. ‘The JCB man’ has his own Wikipedia entry - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seamus_Moore_(singer).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tzfsfc8a1Kw


Séamus Shannon is a button accordionist from Elphin, Co. Roscommon, and prefers the three-row version of the instrument. Here he is from another album.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPBcdi2Gf7E

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