ComhaltasLive #342 (Full Programme)

ComhaltasLive Programme #342.

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00:00 In a session just after winning the All-Ireland Under-18 Fiddle title in 2003, Conor McEvoy plays a selection of jigs: “The Little House on the Corner” and “The Connacht Man’s Ramble”. Conor’s parents John McEvoy and Jacinta McGorman come from two well-known musical families.
03:45 The Mulcahy sisters from Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick - Louise on flute and Michelle on fiddle - play two jigs: “Tonra’s” and “Sport”, composed by Peadar O’Riada, in a street session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2003 in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. Guitar accompaniment is by Eddie Whelan from Birr, Co. Offally.
07:54 Recorded at a street session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2003 in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary, Maria Ging (on fiddle), Attracta and John Brady (on fiddle and flute respectively) play a selection of reels commencing with “Frank Hill’s” composed by their father - well-known Co. Offaly flute player/composer John Brady.
10:32 From Newcastle-on-Tyne, England Matt Deane plays the slow air “Aisling Geal” followed by “The Green Mountain Reel” after winning the All-Ireland Under-18 Tin Whistle Slow Airs Title 2003 in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary.
13:06 Bobby Gardiner on melodeon with harp accompaniment by Michelle Mulcahy at a session at Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2003 in Clonmel plays a selection - “The North Shore Hornpipe”, “Scatter the Mud” (jig) and “Miss McLeod’s Reel”.
17:17 At Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2010 in Cavan a selection of slip jigs: “Give us a Drink of Water” and “Hardiman the Fiddler” played by a group of Scoil Éigse Tutors (left to right): Micheál Ó hAllmhain, Christina Dolphin, Tom Doorley, Joe Doyle, Claire Walsh and Ray McCormack.

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22 February 2011
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Conor McEvoy Fiddle
Louise Mulcahy Flute
Michelle Mulcahy Fiddle
Eddie Whelan Guitar
Maria Ging Fiddle
Attracta Brady Fiddle
John Brady Flute
Matt Deane Tin Whistle
Bobby Gardiner Melodeon
Michelle Mulcahy Harp
Micheál Ó hAllmhain Flute
Christina Dolphin Flute
Tom Doorley Flute
Joe Doyle Uilleann Pipes
Claire Walsh Fiddle
Ray McCormack Tin Whistle

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Programme: ComhaltasLive #342

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