Seventy-one recordings of a tune named
The Rakes Of Kildare

Also known as The Barn Door, The Barndoor, Cum Y çhenn Oanrey çheh, Cum Yn Çhenn Oanrey Çheh, Cum Yn Shenn Oanrey Cheh, Fagamaoid Súd Mar Atá Sé, Get Up Early, Jim McBride’s, Leave That As It Is, Let Us Leave That As It Is, McBride’s, The Old Barn Door, The Old Barndoor, The Race Of Kildare, The Rake Of Kildare, The Rakes Of Kildare Retreat March.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Atholl Highlanders (a few times), The Blackthorn Stick (a few times), Teviot Bridge (a few times), The Connaughtman’s Rambles (a few times), Donnybrook Fair (a few times), Happy To Meet, Sorry To Part (a few times), The Irish Washerwoman (a few times), The Lilting Banshee (a few times), Morrison’s (a few times), Pet Of The Pipers (a few times), The Pipe On The Hob (a few times), Smash The Windows (a few times), The Tenpenny Bit (a few times), A Trip To The Cottage, Biddy From Sligo, Blue Bonnets Over The Border, Bonnie Dundee, Bonny At Morn, The Braes Of Mellinish, Calliope House, The Clare, The Clumsy Lover, Coffee, The Cook In The Kitchen, Coppers And Brass, Counselor’s, Da New Rigged Ship, Devlin’s, Doc Boyd’s, Don’t Touch That Green Linnet, The Drummer, The Drunken Piper, The Ewe Wi’ The Crookit Horn, Father O’Flynn, Flitter Dance, The Frost Is All Over, The Geese In The Bog, Gremlin, Gyn Ennym!, The Hag With The Money, Haley’s, Hie Mee Stiagh, Highland Laddie, The Horse’s Leotard, The Humours Of Ballingarry, The Humours Of Drinagh, The Humours Of Strand Road, I Will If I Can, Jackson’s, Jackson’s, John Morrison Of Assynt House, The Jolly Beggarman, Kenny Gillies Of Portnalong, King Of The Pipers, Laington’s, The Lark In The Morning, Lillibullero, The Longford Tinker, Mac’s Fancy, The Mason’s Apron, The Mist Covered Mountain, Mom’s, The Muckin’ O’ Geordie’s Byre, The Murray River, The Musical Priest, Nancy, Ness Bothan, Nina’s, Nóra Críona, The Old Blackthorn, The Oyster Wife’s Rant, River Bend, The Road To Skye, The Rocky Road To Dublin, Rosc Catha Na Mumhan, Rosewood, Saddle The Pony, Sean Tiobrad Arann, Shandon Bells, The Shoemaker’s Fancy, Sleepy Maggie, The Swallow’s Tail, The Swallowtail, This Is My Love, Do You Like Her?, The Top Of The Maol, The Trip To Athlone, The Trip To Durrow, The Tripper’s, The Wanderer, The Waterbed, The Way To Judique, Whinham’s.

  1. ‘Tis What It Is by Mick Conneely And David Munnelly
  2. A Guid Scots Night by Gordon Pattullo and his Ceilidh Band
  3. All Ages by Green Tea
  4. An Dara by Callanish
  5. Another Measure: Scottish Country Dance Music From The 1950’s, Volume 2 by Adam Rennie And His Scottish Country Dance Quartet
  6. Battle Songs Of The Toucan Pirates by Toucan Pirates
  7. Best Of Irish Ceili Music by Various Artists
  8. Bofiguifluki by Poitín
  9. Cape Breton Fiddle Music Not Calm by Howie MacDonald & Ashley MacIsaac
  10. Ceolmhar by Holly Geraghty And Jonathan Roche
  11. Classic Scots Fiddle Recordings from the Thirties by The Cameron Men
  12. Classics Of Irish Piping by Leo Rowsome
  13. Compánach: Music from All the Counties of Ireland by Various Artists
  14. Dance Album by The Bushwhackers Band
  15. Dónal Ring Céilí Band 21st Anniversary CD by Dónal Ring
  16. Drimalost And Beyond - CD 2 of 2 by Danny Meehan
  17. Early Recordings Of Irish Traditional Dance Music by John Kimmel
  18. Elasticity by The Moving Violations
  19. Encore! by Fiddlers 3
  20. Fireside Scottish Accordion by John Macdonald
  21. Fishguard Folk - Paddling to Pwll Deri by Various Artists
  22. Fit As A Fiddle by Natalie MacMaster
  23. Fleadh Ceoil na hEireann ‘75 by Various Artists
  24. Home by The Corrs
  25. Irish Ceili, Reels And Jigs by Various Artists
  26. Irish Rochester (CD 2) by Various Artists
  27. Kilkenny Road by Kilkenny Road
  28. King Of The Concert Flute by Seamus Tansey
  29. Live at the Snug by The Snug Session
  30. Master Pipers in Recital by Various Artists
  31. Misneach by Misneach
  32. More Power to Your Elbow by Vincent Blin and Gilles Poutoux
  33. My Favourite Irish Melodies by Geraldine O’Grady
  34. Note for Note by Mary Mac Namara
  35. Oldtime Records Vol 1 (U.S. Recordings) by Various Artists
  36. Ranting And Reeling: Dance Music Of The North Of England by Various Artists
  37. Reel:Ode by King Chiaullee
  38. Scottish Fame by Trebushet
  39. Seamount by Birlinn Jiarg
  40. Slipway by Skeeal
  41. Something… by Threepenny Bit
  42. Special Instrumental - Le Fiddle Irlandais Par Ted Furey by Ted Furey
  43. Swarbrick 2 by Dave Swarbrick
  44. That’s What You Get by Wendy MacIsaac
  45. The Atholl Highlanders by Jimmy Shand
  46. The Crooked Path by Phil Elsworthy and Ed Koenig
  47. The First of May by Harry Bradley
  48. The Green Mandolin by David Surette
  49. The Inch Before the Saw by Ewen Baker
  50. The Joyful Hour by Open The Door For Three
  51. The Jura Ceilidh Band by The Jura Ceilidh Band
  52. The Last Days Off Fall by Sylvain Barou and Ronan Pellen
  53. The Last of the Travelling People by The Doyle Family
  54. The Mighty Session by Various Artists
  55. The Piper Calls The Tune by Joe Finn
  56. The Piping Centre 1997 Recital Series - Volume 2 by John Patrick & Stuart Liddell
  57. The Road From Ballinakill by Mike And Mary Rafferty
  58. The Road From Erin—Ireland’s Musical Legacy by Various Artists
  59. The Very Best of Will Starr 1945 to 1951 by Will Starr
  60. Traditional Irish And Quebecoise Music by Sophie Lavoie And Fiachra O’Regan
  61. Traditional Music Of Ireland by James Kelly, Paddy O’Brien, Daithi Sproule
  62. Tree Baatyn Beggey by Kirsty And Katie Lawrence
  63. Trid An Chroi by Cordoba Celtica
  64. Twisted Roots by Mactullagh Vannin
  65. Two Tone by Kieran O’Hare And John Skelton
  66. Undertones by Adrian Barker And Ben Stephenson
  67. Unfurled by Kitchen Jam Band
  68. Walking Stones by Ken Kolodner, Laura Risk, Robin Bullock
  69. Welcome to Scotland by John Macdonald
  70. Within A Mile Of Dublin by Paul O’Shaughnessy And Paul McGrattan
  71. Wrecking Reels by Black Sheep