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Our Dear Dark Mountain With the Sky Over It

by Various Artists

A historic album of traditional Irish music from the Sliabh Beagh region of Monaghan / Fermanagh. Featuring rediscovered music collected in the region during the 1800s, the album arises from the PhD research of Seán McElwain (Téada).
Genre: Folk: Celtic Folk
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1. Reels: The Humours of Aughnashalvey / The Emyvale Reel / Séamus Mór McKenna
Darren Breslin
3:06 $0.99
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2. Medley: Fling / Hornpipe: Owen Connolly's Fling / John Joe McElroy' Fling / Mick Rooney's Hornpipe
Conor McCague
4:04 $0.99
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3. Jigs: Boys of Carrickroe / Knockatallon Cross / The Setting Sun
Dónal McCague
3:58 $0.99
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4. Lullaby: Lullaby for Irish Pipes
Dónal McCague
3:24 $0.99
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5. Reels: McKenna's Reel / Jacks Alive / McKenna's No.2
Dónal McCague
3:21 $0.99
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6. Song: My Charming Edward Boyle
Monica Beagon
4:26 $0.99
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7. Reels: Miss Mullen / The Green Cockade / Margot Jackson
Darren Breslin
4:07 $0.99
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8. Hornpipe / Jigs: Mick Rooney's Hornpipe / The Monaghan Scutcher / When You Come Home, You'll Get It, You'll Get It
Conor McCague
3:57 $0.99
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9. Reels: O'Connell's / Norah of the Glen / Franice McKenna's
Dónal McCague
3:22 $0.99
10. Jigs: Lord Rossmore's Tally-Ho in the Morning / Eddie Curran's / The Roving Lads of Dava
Dónal McCague
4:19 FREE
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11. Hornpipes: The Kingston Hornpipe / The Thresher Hornpipe
Dónal McCague
3:37 $0.99
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12. Reel: The Granshaw Boys / The Three County Hollow / The Sporting Lads of Scotstown
Dónal McCague
3:30 $0.99
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13. Song: The Maids of Sweet Kilmore
Caitríona Sherlock
3:50 $0.99
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14. Hornpipe / Reels: Mick Rooney's / Before Owen Connolly's Time / The Cadgers Reel
Michael Rooney
3:46 $0.99
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15. Flings: A Truagh Clog Dance / John Joe McElroy
Seán McElwain
4:00 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
'Our Dear Dark Mountain with the Sky Over It has a charm and depth that's incomparable. It's easy to hear the musicians emotional attachment bursting through on this very important collection.' John Carty (TG4 Traditional Musician of the Year)

Our Dear Dark Mountain With The Sky Over it is a unique and historic recording of Irish traditional music. Researched and coordinated by Sean McElwain from the award-winning Irish traditional group Téada, it reclaims and celebrates the musical heritage of the Sliabh Beagh region of north Monaghan, east Fermanagh.

With repertoire from unpublished manuscripts and archival recordings, 'Our Dear Dark Mountain' features some of region's many fine traditional musicians, including among others: Dónal McCague (fiddle, TG4 Young Musician of the Year 2013), Brian McGrath (piano/banjo, De Danann), Seán McElwain (bouzouki/banjo, Téada), Michael McCague (guitar, At First Light), Michael Rooney (concertina, Draíocht) and Darren Breslin (button accordion).


For further details:
Website: www.ourdeardarkmountain.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/deardarkmountain
Email: deardarkmountain@gmail.com

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Charlie Morley

CD, Please
Mighty Music! Please make this available in CD format.
You'll sell a million.
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