Forty-one recordings of a tune named
The Old Maids Of Galway

Also known as Achill Sound, The Ballina Lass, The Ballina Lasses, The Green Meadows, The Hag’s, In To The Room I Want You, Johnnie When I Die, Burry Me In Kerry, Johnny When I Die, Johnny When You Die, Johnny’s Gone To France, The Maids Of Galway, The Mayo Lassies, The Old Maid Of Galway, Paddy Gone To France, Paddy’s Gone To France, Traynor’s Rambles, The Turf House.

A tune by this name has been recorded together with The Boy In The Gap (a few times), The Humours Of Lissadell (a few times), My Maryanne (a few times), A Ha’penny For A Cotton Ball, Brendan Ring’s, Caher Rua, Catharsis, The Concertina, The Connemara Stockings, Dálaigh’s, Devanny’s Goat, The Drunken, Eddie Moloney’s, The Flooded Road To Glenties, Follow Me Down, Gathering Sheep, The Gosson That Bate His Father, Hickey’s, Horse Keane’s, The Hut In The Bog, Jackie Coleman’s, Jenny Picking Cockles, Jigging The Donkey, The Kilfenora, Kitty In The Lane, Lad O’Beirne’s Favourite, The Lady On The Island, The Lilies In The Field, The Limerick Lasses, Lizzy In The Lowground, The Maid Behind The Bar, The Maids Of Castlebar, McGlinchey’s, McGoldrick’s, McGovern’s Favourite, The Merry Harriers, Mulqueen’s, The Old Copperplate, Paddy Fahey’s, Paddy Fahey’s, Pet Of The Pipers, The Plough And The Stars, The Porthole Of The Kelp, The Red Bee, The Reel Of Rio, The Return To Miltown, The Rock, The Rookery, The Ruined Old Cottage In The Glen, Saint Anne’s, The Silver Spear, The Sligo Maid, Sporting Paddy, The Star Of Munster, The Sunny Banks, Tomeen O’Dea’s, Up To Your Knees In Sand, The Wind That Shakes The Barley.

  1. Across Bridges by Seamus Sands
  2. An Tower by Tommy Mellett and Neansaí Ní Choisdealbha
  3. As I Carelessly Did Stray… by Harry Bradley
  4. As It Happened by Mícheál Ó Raghallaigh & Danny O’Mahony
  5. Battlefield Band by Battlefield Band
  6. Beginish by Beginish
  7. Chicago Reel by Chicago Reel
  8. Garden Of Butterflies by Jody’s Heaven
  9. Head to Head by Shane Cook & Jake Charron
  10. Humours Of Highgate by John Blake, Lamond Gillespie And Mick Leahy
  11. In Ireland by The Great Danes - Anders Trabjerg And Jonas Fromseier
  12. Irish Ceili, Reels And Jigs by Various Artists
  13. Jig Away The Donkey by Gerry O’Connor, Gabriel McArdle, and Martin Quinn
  14. Kitty Lie Over by Mick O’Brien And Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh
  15. Kris Drever, Eamonn Coyne and Megan Henderson by Kris Drever, Eamonn Coyne and Megan Henderson
  16. Land’s End by Michael Rooney And June McCormack
  17. Little Lights by Ailie Robertson
  18. Live In Concert by The Green Fields Of America
  19. Looking For The Early Opener by Dana Lyn
  20. Lost In The Loop by Liz Carroll
  21. Mick Mulcahy by Mick Mulcahy
  22. Minstrel’s Fancy by Sean Ryan
  23. Note for Note by Mary Mac Namara
  24. Notes At Liberty by Full Set
  25. Notes From The Heart by Mick, Louise And Michelle Mulcahy
  26. Oldtime Records Vol 1 (U.S. Recordings) by Various Artists
  27. Part II: Fire In Our Hearts by Na Connerys
  28. Past Masters Of Irish Fiddle Music by Various Artists
  29. Scraping ‘n’ Scratching by Bernie Stocks
  30. Shaskeen Irish Pub Session by Shaskeen
  31. Sheridan’s Guesthouse by Dave Sheridan
  32. Standing Stones by The Crossing
  33. The bloom of youth by Childsplay
  34. The Contrarians by Contrarians
  35. The Lark’s Air by Dan Brouder
  36. The Mad Skeleton by Fianna
  37. The Press Gang by The Press Gang
  38. The Sligo Maid by Carmel Gunning
  39. Traditional Irish Music From Boston by The Magic Square
  40. Tunesmith by Antóin MacGabhann
  41. Woman Of The House by Cherish The Ladies