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Musicians:
Martin ‘Junior’ Crehan, Bonavilla, Mullagh, fiddle;
John Fennel, Quilty, tin whistle; unknown fiddler:
John Joe Healy - Paddy Galvin - Michael Downes?

Venue Unknown
Recorded 1972
Source of tape: Martin Metrustry, Dublin

BR Taylor Collection Tape 087


Martin Junior Crehan


1. Reel: Bucks of Oranmore (.01 - 2.21)
2. Reel: Trim the Velvet (2.27 - 3.25)
3. Jig/Hornpipes (2): Gan ainm/Harvest Home/The Derry (3.30 - 7.43)
4. Reel: John Naughton's/Reel with the Birl (7.48 - 10.40)
5. Reels (2): Boys of Ballysodare/Hare’s Paw (10.42 - 13.01)
6. Hornpipe: Stack of Oats/Humours of Tullycrine (13.03 - 15.53)
7. Reel: Christmas Eve (15.55 - 17.49)
8. Reels (2): Steam Packet/Kilmaley (17.50 - 19.25)
9. Air: Gan ainm (19.31 - 21.25)
10. Reel: Gan ainm (21.28 - 22.27)
11. Jigs (2): Pull the Knife and Stick it again/Morrison's (22.28 - 25.28)
12. Reels (2): Glen of Aherlow/Tap Room (25.30 - 28.05)
13. Reel: Humours of Lissadell (28.07 - 29.40)
14. Hornpipe: Bonaparte's Retreat (29.42 - 32.38)
15. Reel: Sporting Nell (32.40 - 34.36)
16. Set dance: Blackbird (34.38 - 36.15)
17. Reels (3): Old Torn Petticoat/Green Fields of America/Rakish Paddy (36.20 - 40.38)
18. Reel: The Killavil (40.40 - 41.55)
19. Reels (5): Gatehouse Maid/Green Groves of Erin/Ivy Leaf (fragment)/Green Groves of Erin/Ivy Leaf (41.57 - 46.27)
20. Jigs (2): Billy O’Donnell’s/Maid in the Meadow (46.30 - 49.18)
21. Jigs: Paddy in London/Happy to Meet and Sorry to Part (49.19 - 52.32)
22. Reel: Maid Behind the Bar (52.35 - 54.29)
23. Reel: Bunch of Keys (54.36 - 57.22)
24. Reels (2): Templehouse/Over the Moor to Maggie (57.24 - 1.00.21)
25. Reel: Lucy Campbell (1.00.22 - 1.02.42)
26. Reel: Trim the Velvet (as per item 2) (1.02.50 - 1.03.48)
27. Jig/Hornpipes (2): Gan ainm/Harvest Home/The Derry (as per item 3)
(1.03.52 - 1.08.07)

Martin Junior Crehan, photo Peter Laban

Martin Junior Crehan, 1997. Photo © Peter Laban



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