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Deiseal | The Long (Long) Note

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The Long (Long) Note

by Deiseal

Cormac Breatnach, Niall Ó Callanáin and Paul O’Driscoll are Deiseal, whose name translates as “following the direction of the sun” and whose music is occidental in that it leans towards jazz and Carribbean influences. The structure around which Deiseal weaves its unique sound is Irish traditional music root and stock, predominantly dance music. The instrumental line-up is Breatnach on whistles, Ó Callanáin on bouzoukis and guitar, and O’Driscoll on double and fretless bass.
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1. The Shores of Lough Ghamhna & Aoibhneas Éiliís Uí Cheallaigh
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2. Sí Beag, Sí Mór
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3. Raindrops & the First of May
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4. My Love, I Miss Her So
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5. The Long Long Note
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6. The Soporific & the Rights of Man
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7. Mná Na Héireann
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8. Stranger At the Gate & Boston Bues
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9. Lord Inchiquin
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10. The Lakeside
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Irish Traditional music came under the spotlight in the seventies, thanks to the ground breaking work of such bands as Sweeney’s Men, Planxty and The Bothy Band. These groups exposed a whole crop of younger musicians to the creative possibilities in a mountain of music as old as the hills.

Here on this recording Cormac Breatnach, Niall Ó Callanáin and Paul O’Driscoll, three of that younger crop, display their creative musicality. Both founding members of the highly innovative, but short lived, Meristem, Cormac and Niall have been playing together since their school days.

In this trio format, which is the ideal compromise between solo and group playing, they perform a mixture of traditional and original music in a style that reflects not just their traditional roots and modern influences but their own musical souls as well.

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