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Martin 'Junior' Crehan, Bonavella, Mullagh, fiddle
with Angela Crehan, singer & unidentified whistle player

Recorded in Crehans' home
Date of recording unknown
Tape marked ‘From Jim Carroll’
John Joe Healy Collection Tape 9

Martin Junior Crehan
Angela (Crehan) Crotty


All items 'Junior' Crehan fiddle, except
Item 1: 'Junior' Crehan, singer
Item 2: Angela Crehan, singer
Items 8 – 10: 'Junior' Crehan fiddle & unidentified whistle player

1. Song: Manchester Martyrs (unusual version) (.01 – 2.58)
2. Song: Irish Soldier Boy (unfinished) (3.01 – 4.51)
3. Reel: Sporting Nell (4.53 – 5.31)
4. Reels (2): Down the Broom/Gatehouse Maid (5.32 – 7.19)
5. Reel: Bucks of Oranmore (7.20 – 8.03)
6. Jigs (2): Maid in the Meadow/Connaughtman’s Rambles (8.06 – 10.08)
7. Reel: Castle Kelly (10.11 – 11.19)
8. Reel: George White’s Favourite (11.21 – 12.32)
9. Reel: Humours of Lissadell (12.33 – 13.47)
10. Reel: Abbey (13.38 – 14.59)

Martin 'Junior' Crehan, photo Peter Laban

Martin 'Junior' Crehan, 1997. Photo © Peter Laban


Angela Crehan Crotty

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

 


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