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Bobby Casey, Annagh, Mullagh & London, fiddle & tin whistle

Date and venue of recording unknown
Recorded by John Joe Healy
John Joe Healy Collection Tape 18


Bobby Casey, image copyright Peter Laban


All items Bobby Casey, fiddle except
Item 9: Bobby Casey, tin whistle

1. Reel: Ten Pound Float (.01 – 1.13)
2. Jig: Cliffs of Moher (2 keys) (1.17 – 3.29)
3. Talk: Dedication to ‘Mary’ by Bobby Casey (3.30 – 4.17)
4. Air/jigs (5): Dear Irish Boy/Scatter the Mud/Pipe on the Hob/Paddy Clancy's /Fasten the Legging/Coleman's Cross (4.17 – 12.17)
5. Reel: Tuttle's (12.20 – 13.38)
6. Reel: Sporting Nell (13.43 – 14.42)
7. Jigs (2): Merrily Kissed the Quaker/Fraher's (14.48 – 18.47)
8. Hornpipes (2): Woodford Fling/Poll Halfpenny (18.51 – 22.05)
9. Air/reel: Gan ainm/Flogging Reel (22.08 – 24.19)
10. Reels (2): Reavey’s/Boil the Breakfast Early (24.21 – 27.19)
11. Reel: Enchanted Lady (unfinished) (27.23 – 28.26)
12. Reels (3): Johnny Cronin's Fancy/Bloom of Youth/Musical Priest (28.30 – 33.59)
13. Hornpipes (2): Humours of Castle Bernard/Cronin's Rambles (34.02 – 38.00)
14. Reels (2): Killanan's Fancy/The Ten Pound Float (38.03 – 40.55)
15. Air/slip jig: Róisín Dubh/Drop of Brandy (40.59 – 47.17)
16. Jig: Orange Rogue (unfinished – tape runs out) (47.21 – 47.44)

Bobby Casey & Michael Downes, 1990, photo Peter Laban

Bobby Casey & Michael Downes, 1990. Photo © Peter Laban

 



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