Fifty-one recordings of a tune named
The Girl I Left Behind Me

Also known as An Spailpin Fanach, As Slow Our Ship, The Bride In Camp, Brighton Camp, Buy Me A Banana, The Gal I Left Behind Me, Girl I Left Behind, The Girl I Left Behind Me March, The Girl I Left Behind, Mamma Will You Buy Me A Banana, The Pretty Little Girl I Left Behind Me, The Rambling Laborer, The Rambling Labourer, The Shirt I Left Behind Me, The Spalpeen Fanach, The Wandering Harvest Labourer, Waxie’s Dargle, The Waxie’s Dargle.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Dashing White Sergeant (a few times), Maggie In The Woods (a few times), The Rattlin’ Bog (a few times), Spanish Lady (a few times), Tripping On The Mountain (a few times), Albert Farmer’s Bonfire, The Ballydesmond, The Ballymote, The Blackbird, Bobby Shaftoe, Bonaparte Crossing The Rhine, Caddam Woods, Come Let Us Dance And Sing, The Cuil Aodha, Dornoch Links, The Drunken Piper, The Duke Of Perth, Finbar Dwyer’s, The Glen Of Aherlow, The Hills Of Connemara, I Have A Bonnet Trimmed With Blue, Jenny Lind, The Knocknaboul, The Lochiel House, March Past, Mick Duggan’s, Mrs. Crowley’s, The One-Horned Buck, Over The Waterfall, Paddy’s, Padraig O’Keeffe’s, The Quaker, The Rakes Of Mallow, The Rose Tree, Shooting, The Upperchurch.

  1. A Henry Reed Reunion by Alan Jabbour, Bertram Levy and James Reed
  2. Amhránaíocht Agus Ceol Traidisiúnta - Traditional Irish Music And Song by Liadan
  3. An Aill Bain The White Rock by Sean Ac Donnca
  4. Black Mountain Harmonica by Tony Eyers
  5. By Heck by David Munnelly
  6. Cask Strength by The Whiskey Brothers
  7. Celtic Jigs & Reels by The Glencastle Sound, Peter Miln, Daniel James & Waxies Dargle
  8. Celtic Voices by Various Artists
  9. Clare Concertinas by Bernard O’Sullivan And Tommy McMahon
  10. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 3 by Matt Cunningham
  11. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 3 ~ CD Version by Matt Cunningham
  12. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 5 by Matt Cunningham
  13. Dancing Days by Chris Leslie
  14. Duck Soup by Duck Soup
  15. Farewell And Remember Me by Boys Of The Lough
  16. Flagstone Memories by Andrew Mac Namara, Orla Harrington And Jim Higgins
  17. Folk Music of England by John Graham Donaldson
  18. Frigate by Frigate
  19. Further Down The Old Plank Road by The Chieftains
  20. I’ll Have A Pint!!! by Flaming Seamus
  21. Irish Country Dance by Craig Duncan
  22. Keepers Of Tradition: Concertina Players Of County Clare by Various Artists
  23. Listen to the Band: Dance Music from the Sound Archives, Volume 1 - CD 1 of 2 by Various Artists
  24. Music Of Sligo by Peter Horan And Fred Finn
  25. Oldtime Records Vol 1 (U.S. Recordings) by Various Artists
  26. One Big Fiddle by Lakeland Fiddlers
  27. Out West by Mick Doherty And Robert Zielinski
  28. Plain Capers: Morris Dance Tunes from the Cotswolds by John Kirkpatrick, Martin Carthy, Sue Harris, Martin Brinsford, Fi Fraser
  29. Red Roses For Me by The Pogues
  30. Rince: Complete Irish Dancing Set - First Steps And Beyond by Various Artists
  31. Rolling Home by The Foundry Bar Band
  32. Set Dances Of Ireland, Volume II by Various Artists
  33. Set Dances Of Ireland: Music For Listening And Dancing by Various Artists
  34. Sheepskins by John Kirkpatrick
  35. Sing and Play the Music of the Adderbury Tradition by Adderbury Morris Men
  36. Step with Annette ~ Music for Old Style Step Dancing ~ Volume 1 by Mark Prescott
  37. Stepping Up: English Country Dance Music by Various Artists
  38. Swan for the Money by The Old Swan Band
  39. Take ‘er Johnson by Buddy Wasisname And The Other Fellers
  40. The Box I Left Behind Me by Sean Quinn
  41. The Breakdown by Lyle Ramshaw, Susan Worland Bentley, and Michael Bentley
  42. The Eamonn Ceannt Ceili Band by The Eamonn Ceannt Ceili Band
  43. The Happy Days Of Youth by The Press Gang
  44. The Lark’s Air by Dan Brouder
  45. The Rare Stuff by The Rare Stuff
  46. The Reel Party: “Are Ye Askin’?” by The Glencraig Scottish Dance Band
  47. Through And Through by John Spiers And Jon Boden
  48. Traditional Irish Dance Music by Joe Derrane & The All Star Ceili Band
  49. Traditional Irish Music by William Sullivan
  50. Upstream by The Bismarks
  51. Way Out Yonder by Andy Irvine