Another Charlie Lennon Tune
Also found on Frankie Gavin’s "Frankie Goes to Town". Listen there for the composer’s take on accompaniment. This tune sounds like it could be 100 years old.
“Ladies’ Choice” #2 ~ not a reel, composed as a barndance
CD: "Charlie Lennon: Musical Memories"
Submitted on November 6th 2005 by Ptarmigan.
Charlie Lennon: fiddle, piano, organ
Brian Lennon: flute
Mick O’Brien: uilleann pipes, flute
track 7 ~ Barndances: "Ladies Choice" ( 1 & 2 )
“Ladies Choice” ~ #1 of the 2 barndances composed by Charlie Lennon
Submitted on August 8th 2006 by ceili.
“Musical Memories: The Music of Charlie Lennon” Book & CD, 1994
Printed collection ~
Walton’s Music SKU: WM1308, A4, 88 pages ~ http://www.waltons.ie/
A collection of Charlie Lennon’s compositions, with piano accompaniment and guitar chords, the stories behind the tunes, some of his musical history and on fiddle technique. The CD includes the tunes from the book, musicians include Charlie Lennon on fiddle, keyboards and piano; Mick O’Brian on Uilleann pipes and flute; and Brian Lennon on flute.
page 54 ~ Ladies Choice (#1) ~ Barn Dance
Page 55 ~ Ladies 2nd Choice ~ Barn Dance