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Irish Folk Songs for Women, Vol. 2

Irish Folk Songs for Women, Vol. 2

Singer-songwriter Lori Holland’s 1960 album Irish Folk Songs for Women is her effort to compile Irish songs of emotional and experiential significance for female performers. The result, a 14-track album of Holland’s gentle alto accompanied by guitar, includes ballads revealing the feminine perspective in tales of marriage, heartbreak, and mourning. Liner notes include an artist biography, a full description of each song, and lyrics.

Track Listing

101
I Know My Love Lori Holland 1:52
102
My Bonny Boy Lori Holland 4:05
103
If I Was a Blackbird Lori Holland 2:03
104
She Moved through the Fair Lori Holland 1:42
105
The Jackets Green Lori Holland 3:14
106
The Light of the Moon Lori Holland 1:54
107
The Patriot Mother Lori Holland 4:28
201
The Next Market Day Lori Holland 1:11
202
Come, Oh Love Lori Holland 3:41
203
I Know Where I'm Going Lori Holland 1:16
204
The Lowlands of Holland Lori Holland 3:00
205
Mrs. McGrath Lori Holland 4:44
206
The Tri-Colored Ribbon Lori Holland 2:29
207
The Royal Blackbird Lori Holland 3:48

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