ComhaltasLive #270 (Full Programme)

This week we present Patricia and Mairéad Wright on fiddle with button accordion player Willie Larkin, a duet with Paddy Ryan (fiddle) and John Carlos (flute), Enda McGreevy (fiddle) and Keith Gildea (button accordion), the Clann agus Cáirde Céilí Band and Donal De Barra on button accordion.

Time Segment
00:00 A selection of reels: “Paddy Fahy’s” and “The Eavesdropper” played by Patricia and Mairéad Wright from Dromcolliher, Co. Limerick.
04:03 Fiddle players Patricia and Mairéad Wright from Dromcolliher, Co. Limerick are joined by button accordion player Willie Larkin for a selection of West Limerick polkas.
07:15 From Elphin Comhaltas in Co. Roscommon, fiddle player, teacher and broadcaster Paddy Ryan teams up with flute player John Carlos for a set of reels: “Down the Broom” and “The Gatehouse Maid.”
10:27 Enda McGreevy on fiddle and Keith Gildea on button accordion play three reels: “Devanney’s Goat”, “Seán sa Ceó” and “The Man of the House”. Both are members of Elphin Comhaltas.
14:21 From Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2005, a set of reels played by Clann agus Cáirde Céilí Band of New York, USA. The first reel was composed by Paddy O’Brien and called “Mary Casey’s Reel” after his sister Mary.
17:21 Former President of Comhaltas and button accordion player Donal De Barra plays a selection of Slides from his native West Limerick.

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2 Sep, 2008
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Patricia Wright Fiddle
Mairéad Wright Fiddle
Willie Larkin Button Accordion
Paddy Ryan Fiddle
John Carlos Flute
Enda McGreevy Fiddle
Keith Gildea Button Accordion
Clann agus Cáirde Céilí Band
Donal De Barra

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Programme: ComhaltasLive #270

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