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Session in Crehans’ Home, Bonavella, Mullagh
Musicians: Martin 'Junior' Crehan, fiddle; Angela Crehan Crotty, whistle?, Bonavella, Mullagh; Bobby Casey, fiddle, Annagh; John Joe Healy, fiddle, Spanish Point; PJ Crotty, flute/whistle? Moyasta; unidentified guitar/mandola/mandolin; unidentified accordion; unidentified piano.

Recorded in Crehans’ home, August 1977
John Joe Healy Collection Tape 10

Martin Junior Crehan
Bobby Casey
PJ Crotty
Angela (Crehan) Crotty


Items 1, 4-7, 10-22: Ensemble
Item 2: Martin 'Junior' Crehan
Items 3, 8, 9: Bobby Casey
Item 23: Unidentified whistle player

1. Reels (2): Five Mile Chase/Abbey (.01 - 1.51)
2. Jig: The Orphan (1.54 - 2.05)
3. Reel: Pothole in the Kelp (2.10 - 4.00)
4. Reel: Seán Reid's (4.01 - 5.25)
5. Reel: Bunch of Green Rushes (5.30 - 6.45)
6. Reels (2): Dr Gilbert’s/Queen of May (6.49 - 9.30)
7. Reel: Lads of Laois (9.32 - 11.19)
8. Reel: Maudabawn Chapel (11.20 - 12.29)
9. Reel: Graf Spey (12.31 - 14.18)
10. Reels (2): Bunch of Keys/Gravel Walks (14.20 - 19.00)
11. Reels (3): Tailor's Thimble/Morning Dew/Woman of the House (19.01 - 22.38)
12. March/Reels (2): Lord Mayo's March/Down the Broom/Gatehouse Maid (22.40 - 27.02)
13. Reel: Tie the Ribbons (27.05 - 28.16)
14. Reel: Flowing Bowl (28.18 - 29.43)
15. Reel: Scully Casey's (29.45 - 30.55)
16. Reel: Bunch of Green Rushes (30.57 - 32.44)
17. Reels (3): Lucy Campbell/Jolly Tinker/Lady Anne Montgomery (32.46 - 39.02)
18. Reels (2): Dublin Reel/Trim the Velvet (39.03 - 41.21)
19. Slip jig: Rocky Road to Dublin (41.24 - 42.25)
20. Reels (3): Happy Days of Youth/Gan ainm/Crosses of Annagh (42.25 - 46.02)
21. Set Dance: Drunken Gauger (46.02 - 47.35)
22. Reel: Jenny Dang the Weaver (47.38 - 49.47)
23. Hornpipe: Caisleán an Óir (49.47 - 51.09)


PJ Crotty

PJ Crotty, 1999. Photo © Peter Laban


Angela (Crehan) Crotty

Angela Crehan Crotty, 2008. Photo by Pasquello © Clare County Library

 


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