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Traditional Music Sessions from the John Joe Healy Collection
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Bobby Casey, Annagh, Mullagh, fiddle
Aiden Whelan, Wexford, accordion

Recorded in Casey’s home, date unknown [Tape says '1950']
Recorder unknown, probably Joe Vaughan or John Joe Healy

John Joe Healy Collection Tape 38-1

Bobby Casey, image copyright Peter Laban


Musicians:
Items 2 – 10: Bobby Casey, fiddle
Items 11 – 12 Aiden Whelan, accordion; Bobby Casey, fiddle
Interference on item 4

1. Talk: ‘We’re all together here at Bobby’s [Casey]’
2. Reel: High Reel (.06 - 3.17)
3. Reels (3): Toss the Feathers #1/Toss the Feathers #2/College Groves (3.18 - 7.34)
4. Reels (2): Jenny’s Welcome to Charlie/Boy in the Gap (7.37 - 11.02)
5. Reels (2): Humours of Lissadell/Queen of the Fair (11.07 - 13.20)
6. Hornpipes (2): Chief O’Neill’s Favourite/Derry (13.26 - 16.28)
7. Hornpipe: Seán Ó Duibhir an Ghleanna (16.30 - 18.46)
8. Jigs (3): Bobby’s/Pipe on the Hob/Frieze Britches (18.57 - 22.11)
9. Jig: Cliffs of Moher (22.12 - 22.48)
10. Reels: Martin Wynne’s No.2/Green Fields of America (23.50 - 26.25)
11. Reel: St. Anne’s (26.38 - 28.25)
12. Jigs (2): Paddy's Return/Kilfenora (28.27 - 32.16)

Bobby Casey, 1999. Photo Peter Laban

Bobby Casey, 1999. Photo © Peter Laban

 



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