Ninety-two recordings of a tune named
The Merry Blacksmith

Also known as The Blackened Smith, The Boys Of The Lake, The Corkonian, Music Of The Forge, Paddy On The Railroad, The Peeler’s Cap, Sleigh Ride.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Silver Spear (lots of times), The Limestone Rock (a few times), The Sally Gardens (a few times), The Earl’s Chair (a few times), Music In The Glen (a few times), The Rainy Day (a few times), Sheehan’s (a few times), Speed The Plough (a few times), The Wind That Shakes The Barley (a few times), The Bird In The Bush (a few times), The Congress (a few times), The First House In Connaught (a few times), Julia Delaney’s (a few times), Miss McLeod’s (a few times), The Pigeon On The Gate (a few times), The Rainy Day (a few times), Saint Anne’s (a few times), The Tinker’s Apron (a few times), The Bank Of Ireland, The Belharbour, Bonnie Kate, The Boyne Hunt, The Boys Of ‘45, The Boys Of The Lough, The Cameronian, Castle Kelly, Come West Along The Road, Crowley’s, The Cuckoo, The Cup Of Tea, The Donegal, The Doon, The Drops Of Brandy, Drowsy Maggie, The Fairy, Far From Home, Father Kelly’s, The Fermoy Lasses, Flora Macdonald, The Flowers Of Edinburgh, The Foxhunter’s, The Gandy Dancer, George White’s Favorite, The Glass Of Beer, The Golden Stud, Gorman’s, The Gravel Walks, The Green Fields Of America, The High, Hold The Reins, Itchy Fingers, Jack Broke Da Prison Door, The Kesh, The Kilfenora, The Killavil, The Kitchen Girl, Kitty Goes A-Milking, Llancesau Trefaldwyn, The Maid Behind The Bar, The Maid Of Mount Kisco, The Mason’s Apron, McDonald’s, The Merry Harriers, Millbrae, The Mountain Road, The Mouth Of The Tobique, The New Copperplate, Paddy Ryan’s Dream, Poll Ha’Penny, Rattigan’s, The Reconciliation, The Reel Of Bogie, Rolling In The Ryegrass, Ross’s, Saddle The Pony, The Salamanca, Sleep Soond Ida Mornin’, The Sligo Maid, Spootiskerry, The Star Of Munster, The Stoney Steps, Sweet Biddy Of Ballyvourney, Tam Lin, The Tarbolton, Tom Ward’s Downfall, Tuttle’s, The Well Wynd, Willafjord, The Wise Maid.

  1. 1891-1945 Disc 1 by Michael Coleman
  2. An Irish Delight by Flanagan Brothers
  3. An Tobar Glé by Neil Mulligan, Neillidh Mulligan
  4. An Toilean Aerach by Johnny Connolly
  5. Archives #3 by Jean Carignan
  6. Autumn Apples by Pat McNulty
  7. Between the Jigs and Reels: A Retrospective by Planxty
  8. Between The Sets by Barefield Ceili Band
  9. Black Mountain Harmonica by Tony Eyers
  10. Catharsis by Burning Bridget Cleary
  11. Celtic and Bluegrass 5 String Banjo, Vol. 2 by Dave Hum
  12. Celtic Ceili by Various Artists
  13. Celtic Music From Maui by AnRil
  14. Celtic Side Saddle by Davey Arthur And Co
  15. Ceol Na Carraige by The Owenabue Valley Trad Group
  16. Cirilli & Metodico by Mc & O’
  17. Clare Ceili by The Kilfenora Ceili Band
  18. Crested Hens by Lough Key
  19. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 3 by Matt Cunningham
  20. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 3 ~ CD Version by Matt Cunningham
  21. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 4 by Matt Cunningham
  22. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 5 by Matt Cunningham
  23. Dance Music Of Ireland, Volume 6 by Matt Cunningham
  24. Early Recordings Of Irish Traditional Dance Music by John Kimmel
  25. Earworms by Dave Onastik
  26. Encore! by Fiddlers 3
  27. Far From Home by Callanish
  28. Foinn Seisiun 1 by Ceoltóirí Cultúrlainne
  29. Forty Years Of Irish Piping by Seamus Ennis
  30. Full House by Fairport Convention
  31. High Level by Paddy Ryan
  32. Hoffman & Trippe by Hope Hoffman and Jeff Trippe
  33. Ireland’s Harvest : A Tribute To The Golden Years Of Music In Irish America by Joe Derrane, Frankie Gavin And Brian McGrath
  34. Irish Accordion by Joe Derrane
  35. Irish Ceili, Reels And Jigs by Various Artists
  36. Irish Rochester (CD 2) by Various Artists
  37. Irish Traditional Music by The Flanaghans
  38. Irish Traditional Music In America: Chicago by Various Artists
  39. Irish Violin and Accordion Mid Century Irish Music in New York by Jackie Roche and Timmy Cronin
  40. Itchy Fingers by Itchy Fingers
  41. Jaunty Jigs & Rambling Reels by Mad Jack Of The Boneyard
  42. Jenny’s Wedding by Various Artists
  43. Keepers Of Tradition: Concertina Players Of County Clare by Various Artists
  44. Live at Finnegan’s Wake by The Ned Devines
  45. Live In Lisdoonvarna by The Kilfenora Ceili Band
  46. Lord Of The Dance by Various Artists
  47. Master Of Irish Accordion: Dance Medleys by Mickey Griffin’s Shamrock Orchestra
  48. Mind The Gap by Spriggan
  49. Music Of Dreams by Tony MacMahon, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Noel Hill
  50. Musiques Traditionnelles D’Irlande by The Crickard Brothers
  51. Ni Fios ce Chum e by DCU Traditional Music Society
  52. Northern Melodies: From New England, Quebec, Cape Breton, Scotland & Shetland by George Wilson
  53. Not For Glory, Nor Riches by The Gorms
  54. Out On The Ocean by Moher
  55. Over The Moor To Maggie by Inis
  56. Over The Straits by Fiddlehead
  57. Piper’s Rock by Various Artists
  58. Pipes, Rods ‘n’ Reels by Ray Sloan
  59. Piping Hot by Various Artists
  60. Portrait Of A Scottish Jew’s Harp Player by Lindsay Porteous and Friends
  61. Pure Traditional Irish Fiddle Music: Brothers Together by Sean McGuire and Jim McGuire
  62. Raise The Rafters by Raise The Rafters
  63. Rockhill by Beltaine
  64. Ruby’s Reel by Inverness Fiddlers
  65. Sean Potts by Sean Og Potts & Gavin Ralston
  66. Seoda Ceoil 1 & 2 by Various Artists
  67. Seoda Ceoil 2 by Various Artists
  68. Set Dancing Downunder by The Coast Ceili Band
  69. Slow And Easy by John Weed And Stuart Mason
  70. Slowplay Jigs, Reels And Hornpipes by Jeffrey Hillgrove
  71. Sounds From The Edge : Traditional Irish Tunes On The Boehm System Flute : CD1 by Tom Greene
  72. Starting With the Finnish by Lux Bridge
  73. The Best Ever Traditional Irish Pub Session Volume Two by Various Artists
  74. The Best Of Bobby Gardiner by Bobby Gardiner
  75. The Clare Shout by Bobby Gardiner
  76. The Dawn by The Shandrum Céilí Band
  77. The Devils Of Dublin by Celtic Music Society (East Rochester HS)
  78. The Donegal Fiddle by Various Artists
  79. The Floating Bowhand by Jim McKillop
  80. The Flute Players Of Roscommon Vol 2 by Various Artists
  81. The Great Bear Trio by The Great Bear Trio
  82. The Heather Breeze Céilí Band: Lively Traditional Irish Music for Set Dancing and Listening by The Heather Breeze Céilí Band
  83. The Masters Choice by Joe Derrane, Jerry O’Brien & Bobby Gardiner
  84. The Ragged Rogues by The Ragged Rogues
  85. The Stone In The Field by Tommy Reck
  86. Traditional Fiddle Playing from Inishowen by Seamus Grant
  87. Traditional Irish Music Played On The Uilleann Pipes by Robbie Hannan
  88. Tunes For Practice by Seamus Creagh
  89. Turning by Knot Fibb’n
  90. We’ll Seek No More Engagements by Aidan Crossey
  91. Where Else Would You Be by The Pub Scouts
  92. You’re Standing In My Light by Donnybrook and Friends