ComhaltasLive #352 (Full Programme)



ComhaltasLive Programme #352

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00:00 A selection of reels ending with “Berehaven” (composed by Finbar Dwyer) played by All-Ireland Accordion Champion in 1977 Gerard Hanley from Co. Galway. Recorded at the Comhaltas 60th Anniversary Concert in Tullamore on the 29th of April, 2011 to honour All-Ireland Champions from 1951 to the 1980s.
03:48 Martin Connolly from Co. Clare, All-Ireland Accordion Champion 1978 plays a selection of hornpipes commencing with “Kelly’s” at the Comhaltas 60th Anniversary Concert in Tullamore on the 29th of April, 2011. Piano accompaniment is by Frank Kelly.
07:21 All-Ireland Accordion Champion 1979, John Lucid from Co. Kerry plays a selection of reels: “The Yellow Tinker” and “The Shoemaker’s Daughter” (by Ed Reavy). at the Comhaltas 60th Anniversary Concert in Tullamore on the 29th of April, 2011. Piano accompaniment is by Frank Kelly.
09:59 Recorded at the Leinster Fleadh Cheoil in July 2003 in Kilcock, Co. Kildare, Fiona Kiernan from Moyne, Co. Longford plays “The Flogging Reel” on tin whistle, learned from her teacher Pauric Lynch.
11:32 Recorded in Kilfenora, Co. Clare on the 27th of September, 2003 - a selection of reels by Nuala Hehir, Ennis, Co. Clare on accordion and Liz Gaughan, Ennis (now living in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary) on fiddle. The reels are “The Concert Reel” and “McCague’s”.
13:49 Recorded on the 8th of December, 2003 in Cavan - fiddle player Eimear O’Reilly plays two jigs: “The Bush on the Hill” and “The Boys of Lough Gowna” (by Paddy O’Brien).
16:20 Sisters Ursula (fiddle) and Laura (accordion) Finnegan from Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan play a selection of reels: “Paddy Carty’s” and “The Musical Priest”. Recorded in December 2003.
18:21 All-Ireland Fiddle Champion 1987, Brendan Larissey, Co. Louth plays a selection of jigs, ending with “Dancing Eyes” by (Seán Ryan) at the Comhaltas 60th Anniversary Concert in Tullamore, Co. Offaly on Saturday, 30th of April, 2011. Guitar accompaniment is by John O’Connor.

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Date
24 June 2011
Created By
Willie Fogarty
Source
ComhaltasLive
Performers/Subjects Instruments
Gerard Hanley Button Accordion
Martin Connolly Button Accordion
John Lucid Button Accordion
Fiona Kiernan Tin Whistle
Nuala Hehir Accordion
Liz Gaughan Fiddle
Eimear O'Reilly Fiddle
Ursula Finnegan Fiddle
Laura Finnegan Accordion
Brendan Larissey Fiddle
John O'Connor Guitar

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Programme: ComhaltasLive #352

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