the line up was:
Brian Mc Donagh ( now with Dervish)
Tom Mc Donagh ( playing now with Na Connery’s)
Geraldine Mc Gowan
Seamus Mc Gowan
If i remember well, they had to drop the A in in their name because of the scottish group (Ossian)
Their records are still available.
I think they deserve to be better known that they are..
than they are (sorry..)
Wasn’t "The Swedish Jig" on the album?
yes it’s the first track, called Doherty’s jig
Track 7: guest artist the composer Darach de Brun
"The Maple Leaf" / "The Man From Aran"
Darach in his own words about his tunes and his contribution to the album: https://thesession.org/discussions/505#comment13519
Oisin ~ Darach de Brun
The above link doesn’t seem to work. This one should;
Re: Man of Aran and the Maple Leaf
Posted by uilleann1 September 17th, 2002
Just in case…..
This recording would have been made in the late 1970s, I would think.