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Martin Rochford, fiddle & uilleann pipes
Bodyke


Recorded in Rochfords’ home, 29th June, 1978
Recorded by Barry Taylor (Tape: Maxell UDXL II)
BR Taylor Collection Tape 045-1



Martin Rochford


Items 1 - 9: fiddle
Items 10 - 18: uilleann pipes

1. Jig: Mist Covered Mountain (J. Crehan) (00 – 1.12)
2. Jig: Paddy Fahey’s (1.16 – 3.24)
3. Reel: Humour of Scariff (3.32 – 5.41)
4. Talk: which did you learn first? The fiddle (5.45 – 5.52)
5. Hornpipe: Golden Castle (5.59 – 7.47)
6. Reel: Otter's Holt (7.52 – 9.14)
7. Talk: who did you learn fiddle from? Paddy Powell (Poole?) (9.15 – 9.40)
8. Reel: It's a Hard Road to Travel (9.43 – 11.40)
9. Talk: about Felix Doran (11.57 – 12.27)
10. Tuning: ‘You can turn that thing off!’
11. Reel: Down the Broom (13.46 – 15.14)
12. Reel: Otter's Holt (15.27 – 16.56)
13. Reel: Rakish Paddy (17.03 – 19.26)
14. Jig: Cliffs of Moher (19.59 – 22.02)
15. Jig: Humours of Ennistymon (22.12 – 23.44)
16. Jig: Garrett Barry’s (24.00 – 26.05)
17. Reel: Wise Maid (26.23 – 28.08)
18. Air: Dear Irish Boy (28.46 – 30.08)

Martin Rochford & Martin 'Junior' Crehan

Martin Rochford & Martin 'Junior' Crehan, c. 1990.
Photo © Peter Laban


Martin Rochford, 1997. Photo: Peter Laban

Martin Rochford, 1997. Photo © Peter Laban


Johnny Malley & Martin Rochford, 1997. Photo: Peter Laban

Johnny Malley & Martin Rochford, 1997. Photo © Peter Laban

 

 


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