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Musical Journey

by Cormac Breatnach

Musical Journey is Cormac Breatnach’s debut solo CD, released in July 1998, on Cormac’s own label, Dioscaí Mandala. It is a personal journey exploring the musical and cultural colors which influence his performance style, repertory and characteristic swing, which he brings to the music. A varied selection of pieces ranging from his favored polka form to songs carrying forth his Irish and Spanish identity, the pieces unite to portray an artist who is deeply rooted in his musical tradition but emotionally honest and willing to explore his own identity and to unselfconsciously allow it to emerge in its own inimitable form. Musical Journey is a collection of tunes recorded with contributions from Máire Breathnach, Steve Cooney, Niall Ó Callanáin, Paul Mc Sherry, Garvan Gallagher, and Theo Dorgan amongst others. The arrangements are warm with careful and considered accompaniments, the tune versions adventurous taking one on an unexpected journey with sudden and spontaneous variation and i
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1. Sporting Paddy / Adele (Medley)
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2. Tommy Whelan's / Oíche Nollag (Medley)
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3. Na Ceannabháin Bhána / Á Perpignan / Fasten the Legging in Her / The Legacy (Medley)
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4. Port Na Bpúcaí
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5. The Humours of Tullycreen / The Princess Royal (Medley)
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6. Mujeres (Women)
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7. The Britches Full of Stitches / The Toda Klop / The Step Ahead Polka (Medley)
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8. La Molinera
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9. The Tailor Small's Jig / The Battering Ram (Medley)
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10. Maidin Luan Chincíse / Sadhbh / Song for Sadhbh (Medley)
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11. The Belles of Tipperary / Connie Connell's / Cooley's / Jennie, Tie the Bonnet (Medley)
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Musical Journey is Cormac Breatnach’s debut solo CD, released in July 1998, on Cormac’s own label, Dioscaí Mandala. It is a personal journey exploring the musical and cultural colors which influence his performance style, repertory and characteristic swing, which he brings to the music. A varied selection of pieces ranging from his favored polka form to songs carrying forth his Irish and Spanish identity, the pieces unite to portray an artist who is deeply rooted in his musical tradition but emotionally honest and willing to explore his own identity and to unselfconsciously allow it to emerge in its own inimitable form.

Musical Journey is a collection of tunes recorded with contributions from Máire Breathnach, Steve Cooney, Niall Ó Callanáin, Paul Mc Sherry, Garvan Gallagher, and Theo Dorgan amongst others. The arrangements are warm with careful and considered accompaniments, the tune versions adventurous taking one on an unexpected journey with sudden and spontaneous variation and improvisation.

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