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Ireland

Various Artists
Ireland

Drawing from thousands of hours of music recorded and stored in the Department of Irish Folklore at University College Dublin, Professor Ríonach Uí Ógáin selected 21 performances representing the essence of traditional Irish music. Beginning with a 1941 recording of “An Jug Mór is é Lán,” a song in praise of drink, and continuing through reels, jigs, airs, and laments, this collection, annotated by Ógáin, features singers and musicians, many unknown outside their home county, in live performance of Irish song.

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This album is part of the UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music. More than 125 albums are being released by Smithsonian Folkways Recordings to make the series publicly available, including a dozen never-released albums of musical traditions from around the globe.

Track Listing

101
An Jug Mór is é Lán Cait Ni Mhuimhneachain 2:22
102
The Chattering Magpie / Whelan's Jig Aggie White 3:14
103
Caoineadh Sean O Conghaile 1:15
104
Cherish the Ladies / Tobin's Favourite / Jerry's Beaver Hat Carcur Mummers' Group 3:39
105
An Chuileann Johnny Doran 3:06
106
The Swallow's Tail / Drowsy Maggie Mickey Doherty 3:35
107
Sweet Clew Bay Tomas O Donaill 2:51
108
The Mountain Top Colm Ó Caodháin 0:53
109
The Bonny Light Horseman Mary Ann Carolan 2:11
110
James McCullagh Margaret Dunne 3:55
111
Ar Bhruach na Laoi san Oíche do Casadh mé Nioclas Toibin 3:25
112
Micho Russell's Jig / The Banshee Micho Russell 2:45
113
Farewell to Miltown Malbay Tom Lenihan 3:54
114
The Maid Of Sweet Gurteen Winnie O'Donnell 5:31
115
Níl ina Lá Neili Ni Dhomhnaill 4:56
116
Kiss the Maid Behind the Barrel / The Shaskeen James "Sonny" MacDonagh 2:17
117
The Pigeon on the Gate / The Duke of Leinster Aodh O Maoldhomhnaigh 2:10
118
The Blackbird / The High Caul Cap Jack Lyons 2:24
119
The Devil and the Bailiff Frank Browne 2:59
120
Máire NÍ Eidhin Vail O Flatharta 6:02
121
An Staicín Eornan / Unnamed Slide Sean O Duinnshleibhe 2:51

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