Many’s A Wild Night - Domhnach Is Dalach

By Jackie Daly

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Many’s A Wild Night - Domhnach Is Dalach by Jackie Daly

Jackie Daly: accordion
Maire O’Keeffe: fiddle
Paul de Grae: guitar
Garry O’Briain: mandocello, guitar, keyboards

Hey cool! I thought that Music from Sliabh Luachra was Jackie’s only solo album! Glad to know there’s more! He is my favorite accordionist.


Lad O’Beirne’s Hornpipe

The tune called by that name here isn’t the Ed Reavy hornpipe but a beautiful tune recorded by Lad and Louis Quinn in the 40s or 50s on a homemade acetate. I’ve been demonstrating this tune for years trying to get people to play it, perhaps telling them Jackie recorded will lend it some cachet.

As usual the link in the Details here leads to a different tune, the reel in G. The hornpipe in question needs a unique name, Lad’s Fancy or the Bronx Hornpipe or…