One hundred and sixteen recordings of The Butterfly

Also known as Barney’s Goat, The Bug, The Butterfly Gig, Eitil Im, Fiona, Im Ag Eitilt, Kick The Peeler, The Red Admiral Butterfly, The Red Monarch Butterfly.

This tune has been recorded together with The Kid On The Mountain (lots of times), A Fig For A Kiss (a few times), Morrison’s (a few times), The Rocky Road To Dublin (a few times), The Boys Of Ballisodare (a few times), Another Jig Will Do (a few times), The Baltiorum (a few times), The Banks Of Lough Gowna (a few times), Comb Your Hair And Curl It (a few times), Drowsy Maggie (a few times), Hardiman The Fiddler (a few times), Anna’s, Barney Brannigan, The Boys On The Hilltop, Brumley Brae, Dan Collins’ Father’s, The Disused Railway, The Drops Of Brandy, Dusty Windowsills, The Fairy, Farrel O’Gara’s, Fisher’s, Flatbush, The Flowers Of Red Hill, The Flowing Bowl, The Foxhunter’s, From The New World, Give Us A Drink Of Water, The Hearty Boys Of Ballymote, The Hills Of Ireland, The Honeybee, The Humours Of Glendart, The Humours Of Tulla, The Humours Of Whiskey, The Humours Of Whiskey, Ingonish, The J.B., Jack In The Green, The Kesh, The Killavil, Lady Anne Montgomery, McBride’s, Merrily Kissed The Quaker, Mick’s Delight, Moll Roe, The Morning Dew, The Morpeth Rant, The Mountain Top, Mouse In The Kitchen, The Musical Priest, The Old Favourite, Paddy Fahey’s, Paddy Keenan’s, Peacock Follow The Hen, The Piper On Horseback, Reel Béatrice, The Sailor’s Wife, The Sally Gardens, Scarborough Fair, Snug In The Blanket, St. Patrick’s An Dro, The Star Of The County Down, The Swallowtail, Tatter Jack Walsh, The Teetotallers, The Tipsy Sailor, To Limerick We Go, Waterman’s, Will You Come Down To Limerick.

  1. … About Time by Baal Tinne
  2. 1975. The First Album by The Bothy Band
  3. 25 Years Of Celtic Music (Disc 2) by Various Artists
  4. A Celtic Fair by Maggie Sansone
  5. Afterhours by The Bothy Band
  6. An Fhidil, Sraith 2 by Sean Keane, Kevin Burke, Paddy Glackin And Seamus Creagh
  7. At The Feis - Irish Dance Music In Strict Tempo by John Doonan
  8. At The Source by Celtic Spring
  9. Barefoot On The Altar by Chulrua
  10. Bits and Pieces by Bubble & Squeak
  11. Blowing Through The Reeds by Steve Shaw And Martin Cole
  12. California Celt by Jesse Autumn And Friends
  13. Carolan’s Dream by Patrick Ball
  14. Castles In The Sky (Celtic Music) by Allan Alexander And Michael Carlito
  15. Celtic Dance by Claire Hamilton, Peter Miln, Daniel James & Waxies Dargle
  16. Celtic Harp Vol II: A Following Sea by Andrea Freeman
  17. Celtic Jigs & Reels by Various Artists
  18. Celtic Odyssey by Various Artists
  19. Celtic Woman by Celtic Woman
  20. Champions Of Ireland: Harp by Lynn Saoirse
  21. Chappell Recorded Music Library - National Ireland by The Chieftains
  22. Circle by Uiscedwr
  23. Circle Of The Sun by Áine Minogue
  24. Contradiction by Fromseier Rose (with Niamh Parsons)
  25. Conversely by John Holenko
  26. Cronan by Garamharc
  27. Crossing Currents by 3sticks
  28. Cuckanandy by Moving Cloud (Denmark)
  29. Cuts From The Turf by Hooley
  30. Different Game by Lissa Schneckenburger
  31. Éalú by Cormac Breatnach
  32. Elftones by The Elftones
  33. Firefly by Míse
  34. Fishguard Folk - On a Sunday by Various Artists
  35. Frosty Morning by Holly Tannen & Pete Cooper
  36. Gaoth An Fhomhair - Autumn’s Wind by Samhradh
  37. Golden Vanity by Modesty Forbids
  38. Grand Tour: Traditional Music On Piano by Eric Eid-Reiner
  39. Hearts by Rapalje
  40. Highland Soul by Zan McLeod
  41. Hit The Bricks… by Waking Maggie
  42. In Ireland by James Galway And The Chieftains
  43. Indovinatoduo by Indovinatoduo
  44. Irish Dance by Craig Duncan
  45. Irish Dance by Craig Duncan
  46. Irish Harp by Triona Marshall
  47. Irish Meet The Blues by Antoni O’Breskey
  48. Irish Piano Magic by J.J. Sheridan
  49. Irish Rochester (CD 2) by Various Artists
  50. Kevin Burke In Concert by Kevin Burke
  51. La Harpe Irlandaise - The Irish Harp by Katrien Delavier
  52. La Vera Musica Céilí Irlandese by The Shaskeen Céilí Band, Malachy Doris Céilí Band, The Pride of Erin Céilí Band
  53. Learning Irish Fiddle by Paul McNevin
  54. Level Pegging by Jon & Alfie
  55. Listen to the Band: Dance Music from the Sound Archives, Volume 1 - CD 1 of 2 by Various Artists
  56. Live In by Baker’s Well
  57. Living Hands by Sheena
  58. Long Distance by Nancy Conescu And Friends
  59. Market Town by Blackthorn
  60. Miles From Dublin by Dan Carollo
  61. Mouse in the Kitchen by Telenn Tri
  62. Myrddin by Celtic Sands
  63. Natural Angle by Gráda
  64. New Celtic Mandolin by Simon Mayor
  65. Ni Fios ce Chum e by DCU Traditional Music Society
  66. Nusa by Rory Campbell & Malcolm Stitt
  67. O’Korrigan by Micamac
  68. Offshore by Gilbert Paeffgen and Joe McHugh
  69. Olde Irish Jigs and Reels by John Spiers, Jon Boden, Ian Giles & Joey Oliver
  70. One More… by Caa A Dram
  71. Panta Rhei by Diana Rowan
  72. Raining Up by Mairead Nesbitt
  73. Reach by Jaime RT
  74. Relative Minors by Qristina And Quinn Bachand
  75. Samhradh by Abisko
  76. Shamus and Steve’s Crazy Celtic Journey to Glasgow Vols 1 & 2 by Steven Hawson
  77. Shoot the Sky by Aniar
  78. Sidewinder by Peter Browne
  79. Soundpost and Bridle by Flaithrí And Eoghan Neff
  80. Southwind by Glenn Morgan
  81. Spirit Of The Isles: A Concert For Beltane by Various Artists
  82. Step This Way by David Lindquist
  83. Strayaway Child by Jerry Read Smith
  84. Take To The Floor by Haste To The Wedding
  85. Tampa Session Sets, Vol. 1 by Clan Tampa
  86. Test Of Time by Lalla Rookh
  87. The Best Ever Traditional Irish Pub Session Volume One by Various Artists
  88. The Butterfly by Martin Hayes and Brooklyn Rider
  89. The Butterfly in the Room by Foot Down
  90. The Celtic Ray by Marcille Wallis
  91. The Celts Play Connecticut by Various Artists
  92. The Devils Of Dublin by Celtic Music Society (East Rochester HS)
  93. The Fairy Bridges by Josephine Keegan
  94. The Great Bear Trio by The Great Bear Trio
  95. The Inch Before the Saw by Ewen Baker
  96. The Irish Experience by The Irish Experience
  97. The Liffey Banks by Tommy Potts
  98. The Magpie’s Nest by Robin James Hurt and Ailbhe Nolan
  99. The Moving Cloud by Leaping Lulu
  100. The Return Home by Mithril
  101. The Secret of Roan Inish (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) by Mason Daring
  102. The Woman From Tuam by Kieran Fahy
  103. The Wylde Flute by Jimmy Young
  104. Tilly’s Jig by Beltaine
  105. Tradivarious by Tradivarious
  106. Trid An Chroi by Cordoba Celtica
  107. Trip to Skye by Skelpin
  108. Tripping Down The Stairs by Spiral Seisiún
  109. Turning by Knot Fibb’n
  110. Unfurled by Kitchen Jam Band
  111. Where Else Would You Be by The Pub Scouts
  112. WhirlyGig by WhirlyGig
  113. Wild Horses by Celtic Sands
  114. Wired for Sound by Alycia Putnam
  115. With Complements by Patsy Reid
  116. Wrecking Reels by Black Sheep