From Erin’s Green Shore

By Various Artists

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  1. The Zoological Gardens
  2. Cunnla
  3. Our Ship Is Ready
  4. The Boys Of Blue Hill
  5. The Rollicking Boys Around Tandaragee
  6. Will Ye Go, Lassie, Go
  7. An Durd Fainne
  8. The Castle Of Drumboe
  9. The Chanter’s Song
  10. The Song Of The Dawn
  11. My Lagan Love
  12. Maguire’s Favourite
    Tralee Gaol
    Maggie In The Wood

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Re: From Erin’s Green Shore

This Topic label compilation dates from 1965 or 1966, though includes tracks from the 1950s and early 1960s.

Those taking part were:

Dominic Behan (tracks 1 and 8) - songs accompanied by 12-string guitar;
Joe Heaney (2) - singing a classic Connemara song;
Margaret Barry (3, 4, 11 and 12) - vocals and banjo;
Michael Gorman (4 and 12) - fiddle;
Paddy Tunney (5) - vocals;
The McPeake Family (6 and 7) - vocals, harp and uilleann pipes;
Willie Clancy (9) - uillean pipes;
Arthur Kearney (10) - vocals;
Tommy Maguire (12) - melodeon;
Paddy Breen (12) - flute;
and, Patsy Goolden (12) - piano.

The record cost one guinea at the time of its release.

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