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Singers and Songs of County Clare
from the Carroll Mackenzie Collection
Kitty Hayes Tom Lenihan Mikey Kelleher Nonie Lynch Ollie Conway Pat MacNamara Siney Crotty Micho Russell Michael Falsey Stevie O'Halloran  
Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan Jamsie McCarthy John Lyons Martin Reidy Martin Howley Nora Cleary Vincie Boyle Katie Droney Pakie Russell    

Clare County Library is grateful to Jim Carroll and Pat Mackenzie for donating material from their

Carroll MacKenzie Collection, which forms the basis of this project.
About this project
Pat Mackenzie and Jim Carroll

 

the Blind Beggar

Small devil and the farmer's wife

Christmas Letter

Beautiful Ireland

Five pilots of Kilbaha

Aililiu na Gamhna

Cailín Deas Cruite na mBó

Beautiful Hands of the Priest

Bold Sinn Feinner

Blarney Stone

Donkey

Kathleen

Peeler

The Melrose

Michae O'Dwyer

Miss Fanny Parnell

An Seanduine Dóite

Highland Mary

The Grey Mare

The Maid of Glencoe

The Female Cabinboy

The Green Linnet

Here's a Health

The Green Fields of America

Lord Gregory

Blue Eyed Mountain Queen

Daughter Dearest Daughter

Do You Want Your Old Lobby

Delaney's Chicken

Donnelly

The Galway Shawl

Farmer Michael Hayes

The Female Sailor

Banks of the Nile

Banks of Sullane

Bonny Light Horseman

Brave Michael Power

caroline and her Young Sailor Bold

Cruel Mother

Caroline of Edinburgh Town

Castlemaine

A Bird in a Gilded Cage

Gleesons of Coore

John Mitchell

The Travelling Doctor Shop

Bold Fenian Men

Canada I O

The Blackbird of Sweet Avondale

When Molly Was Young

Bog Down in the Valley

 

The Songs:

A Stór mo Chroí sung by Ollie Conway
A Stór mo Chroí sung by John Joe McMahon
After Aughrim sung by John Lyons
Aililiú na Gamhna sung by Tom Flanagan
Anne O'Brien sung by Nora Cleary
Around the Hills of Clare sung by Tom Lenihan
Auld Scoláire Hat sung by Susie Cleary
Baby in the Kitbag, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Bad Year, The sung by John Lyons
Ballymow sung by Peggy McMahon
Banks of Sullane sung by Ollie Conway
Banks of Sullane sung by John Lyons
Banks of Sweet Dundee sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Banks of the Lee, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Banks of the Nile sung by Pat MacNamara
Barb'ry Ellen sung by Tom Lenihan
Barley Grain, The sung by Michael Flanagan

Barney McCoy sung by Tom Lenihan
Beautiful Hands of the Priest, The sung by Tom Lenihan

Beautiful Ireland sung by Tom Lenihan
Beautiful Town of Kilrush sung by Michael Falsey
Bessie of Ballintown Brae sung by Nora Cleary
Bicycle, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Bird in a Gilded Cage sung by Katie Droney
Black Velvet Band, The sung by Martin Howley
Blackbird of Sweet Avondale, The sung by John Joe McMahon
Blarney Stone, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Blessed Christmas Day sung by Martin Junior Crehan
Blind Beggar, The sung by Martin Howley
Blow the Candle Out sung by Martin Howley
Blue Eyed Mountain Queen sung by Nora Cleary
Bobbed Hair, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Bog Down in the Valley sung by Pat MacNamara
Bold Fenian Men sung by Nonie Lynch
Bold Sinn Féiner, The sung by Martin Howley
Bonny Boy, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Bonny Irish Boy sung by Micheál Conway
Bonny Irish Boy sung by Mikey Kelleher
Bonny Labouring Boy sung by Pat MacNamara
Bonny Light Horseman, The sung by Martin Howley
Boozers of Ireland, The sung by Mrs Casey
Boston Burglar, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Boys of Barr na Sráide, The sung by John Lyons
Boys of Mullaghbawn, The sung by John Lyons
Brave Michael Power sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Bright Emerald Isle of the Sea sung by Martin Reidy
British Man O’War, The sung by Michael Falsey
Broadford Prisoners, The sung by John Lyons
Broken Wheelbarrow, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Bunclody sung by John Lyons
Burke's Dream sung by Martin Howley
Bury Me in Yon Mountains sung by Martin Reidy
By the Bright Silvery Light of the Moon sung by Tom Lenihan
Cahermurphy sung by Josie Baker
Cailín Deas Crúite na mBó sung by Tom Lenihan
Canada I O sung by Martin Howley
Caroline and Her Young Sailor Bold sung by Peggy McMahon
Caroline of Edinburgh Town sung by Tom Lenihan
Castlemaine sung by Theresa Cooney
Cattle Drivers, The sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Child in the Budget, The sung by Martin Long
Clare to the Front sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Cliffs of Dooneen, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Clockmaker, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Cod Liver Oil sung by Mikey Kelleher
Cod Liver Oil sung by Tom Lenihan
Codfish, The sung by Nora Cleary
Codfish, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Colcannon sung by Mikey Kelleher
Come Home, Come Home sung by Micheál Conway
Come to the Hiring sung by Jamesie McCarthy
Come to the Hiring sung by Pat MacNamara
Constant Farmer's Son sung by John Lyons
Constant Farmer’s Son sung by Tom Lenihan
Coochie Coochie Coo Go 'Way sung by Jamesie McCarthy
County of Mayo, The sung by John Lyons
Cranbally Farmer, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Croppy Boy (1) sung by Tom Lenihan
Croppy Boy (2) sung by Tom Lenihan
Cruel Mother, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Daniel O'Connell and the Tinker sung by Vincie Boyle
Daughter Dearest Daughter sung by Mikey Kelleher
Daughter Dearest Daughter sung by Tom Lenihan
Dawn on the Hills of Ireland sung by Tom Lenihan
Dawning of the Day sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Delaney's Chicken sung by Mikey Kelleher
Delia from Mylroo sung by Pat MacNamara
DeValera Election Song sung by Nora Cleary
Devil and the Farmer's Wife, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Do You Want Your Old Lobby Washed Down? sung by Mikey Kelleher
Doctor Crippen sung by Martin Howley
Donkey, The sung by Paddy Flanagan
Donnelly sung by Martin Howley
Down by Mount Callan Side sung by Martin Reidy
Drunkard's Dream, The sung by Martin Reidy
Dudley Lee the Blackleg sung by Martin Howley
East Clare Election, The sung by Martin Howley
Easter Snow sung by John Lyons
Edward the Beauty and Boast of Athlone by Siney Crotty
Ellen, Miss Brew sung by Pat MacNamara
Emmet's Farewell sung by Tom Lenihan
England's Lovely Shore sung by Pat MacNamara
Érin go Brágh sung by Martin Howley
Érin go Brágh sung by Tom Lenihan
Érin Grá Mo Chroí sung by Tom Lenihan
Erin's Green Shore sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Erin's Green Shore sung by Tom Lenihan
Erin’s Lovely Home sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Erin's Lovely Lee sung by Vincie Boyle
Erin's Lovely Lee sung by Peggy McMahon
Fair at Doonbeg, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Fair Galtee Mountains sung by Nonie Lynch
Fair of Sixmilebridge, The sung by John Lyons
Fairy Child, The sung by Martin Howley
Family Ointment, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Family Ointment, The sung by John Lyons
Farewell Lovely Mary sung by Nora Cleary
Farewell Lovely Mary sung by Austin Flanagan
Farewell Lovely Mary sung by John Lyons
Farewell to Bellharbour sung by Katie Droney
Farewell to Lissycasey sung by Vincie Boyle
Farewell to Lissycasey sung by Siney Crotty
Farewell to Miltown Malbay sung by Nora Cleary
Farewell to Miltown Malbay sung by Kitty Hayes
Farwell to Miltown Malbay sung by Tom Lenihan
Farmer and the Draper, The sung by Peggy McMahon
Farmer Michael Hayes sung by Tom Lenihan
Farmer Michael Hayes sung by John Lyons
Father Tom O’Neill sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Female Cabinboy, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Female Sailor, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Five Nights Drunk sung by Mikey Kelleher
Five Pilots of Kilbaha, The sung by Siney Crotty
Flower of Finea, The sung by John Joe McMahon
Flower of Sweet Strabane, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Foggy Dew, The sung by Martin Junior Crehan
Francie Hynes sung by Michael Falsey
Francie Hynes sung by Theresa Cooney
Friends I Left Behind, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Gallant Tipperary sung by Pat MacNamara
Galway Bay sung by Mikey Kelleher
Galway Bay sung by Peggy McMahon
Galway Shawl, The sung by Micho Murrihy
Georgie sung by Mrs Casey
Girl from Clahandine, The sung by Martin Howley
Girl from Clahandine, The sung by Michael Flanagan
Girl from Donegal, The sung by Sean Boyle
Girl from Donegal, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Gleesons of Coore sung by Martin Junior Crehan
Golden Glove sung by Martin Howley
Grá Geal Mo Croí sung by Nora Cleary

Grá Geal Mo Croí sung by Peggy McMahon
Grave of Wolfe Tone, The sung by Peggy McMahon
Grazier’s Song, The sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Green Fields of America, The sung by Siney Crotty
Green Fields of America, The sung by John Lyons
Green Flag of Erin sung by Michael Flanagan
Green Linnet, The sung by Peggy McMahon
Green Mossy Banks of the Lea sung by Katie Droney
Green Wedding, The sung by Nora Cleary
Green Wedding, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Grey Mare, The sung by Peggy McMahon
Half Crown, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Here’s a Health to All True Lovers sung by Tom Kelly
Highland Mary sung by Martin Reidy
Hills of Glendore, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Hills of Glendore, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Hills of Glenswilly, The sung by Unnamed Clare Singer
Hills of Shanaway sung by Winifred Walsh
His Beard Grows into His Eyes sung by Pat MacNamara
Holland Handkerchief, The sung by Austin Flanagan
Holland Handkerchief, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Home I Left Behind, The sung by Ollie Conway
Home I Left Behind, The sung by Tom Lenihan
I Don't Care if I Do sung by Mikey Kelleher
I Don't Mind if I Do sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
I Have Just Left Donegal sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
I Left My Hand sung by Pat MacNamara
I Think of Old Ireland Wherever I Go sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Idir Chluain Meala is Carraig na Siúire sung by Tom Flanagan
In Carlow Town sung by Jamesie McCarthy
Iniskillen Dragoons sung by Martin Reidy
Ireland and Me sung by Tom Lenihan
Ireland Far Away sung by Pat MacNamara
Ireland I Love You sung by Winifred Walsh
Irish Father's Address to His Son sung by Tom Lenihan
Irish Girl, The sung by Susie Cleary
Irish Girl, The sung by Peggy McMahon
Iron Door, The sung by Katie Droney
Iron Door, The sung by Martin Howley
It Being on a Cold and Stormy Night sung by Katie Droney

Jack from Killaloe sung by Martin Howley
John from Kilkee sung by Pat MacNamara
John Mitchel sung by Mikey Kelleher
John Mitchel sung by Vincie Boyle
Johnny Walker's Whisky sung by Mikey Kelleher
Juice of the Barley sung by Vincie Boyle
Kathleen sung by Paddy McInerney
Kerry Cock sung by Jamesie McCarthy
Kerry Recruit, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Kilkee Drowning, The sung by Martin Reidy
Kilkenny Louse House, The sung by John Lyons
Kilrush sung by Josie Baker
Labouring Man's Daughter, The sung by Martin Howley
Lady in Her Father’s Garden sung by Peggy McMahon
Lady in Her Father's Garden sung by Tom Lenihan
Lake of Coolfin, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Lambs on the Green Hills, The sung by Ollie Conway
Lament of the Irish Emigrant sung by Tom Lenihan
Lament for Willie Clancy sung by Marty Malley
Leon, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Leon, The sung by Stevie O'Halloran
Let Him Go, Let Him Tarry sung by Tom Lenihan
Letter Edged in Black sung by Tom Lenihan
Lie Like a Frog sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Limerick Rake, The sung by John Lyons
Lismore Turkeys sung by Martin Reidy
Little Ball of Yarn sung by Nora Cleary
Lochnagar sung by Paddy McInerney
Lone Shanakyle sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Lone Shanakyle sung by Tom Lenihan
Lonely Banna Strand sung by Mikey Kelleher
Lonely Banna Strand sung by Tom Lenihan
Lord Gregory sung by Siney Crotty
Lord Levett sung by Nora Cleary
Lord Levett sung by Tom Lenihan
Love-of-God Shave, The sung by Micho Russell
Loved by a Man sung by Tom Lenihan
Lovely Banks of Boyne, The sung by Austin Flanagan
Lovely Old Miltown sung by Peggy McMahon
Loving Sailor Boy sung by Martin Howley
Lusitania, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Mac and Shanahan sung by Nora Cleary
Mac and Shanahan sung by Martin Reidy
Mac and Shanahan sung by Tom Lenihan
McAlpine’s Crew sung by Michael Falsey
Maggie Malone sung by Martin Howley
Maid of Glencoe, The sung by Martin Reidy
Maid of the Moorlough Shore sung by Martin Reidy
Maid of the Sweet Brown Knowe sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Maid of the Sweet Brown Knowe sung by Pat MacNamara
Maid on the Shore, The sung by John Lyons
Making Calf-meal in Roscrea sung by Micho Russell
Man with the Nose, The sung by Micho Russell
Manchester Martyrs, The sung by Austin Flanagan
Manchester Martyrs, The sung by Michael Flanagan
Manchester Martyrs, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Marrowbones sung by Pat MacNamara
Mary Cassidy sung by Martin Reidy
Mary Malone sung by Martin Howley
Matt Hyland sung by Peggy McMahon
May Morning Dew sung by Ollie Conway
May Morning Dew sung by Kitty Hayes
May Morning Dew sung by John Lyons
May Morning Dew sung by Peggy McMahon
Meet Me Love, Say Won't You Meet Me sung by Martin Howley
Melrose, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Men of ’39, The sung by Michael Falsey
Men of County Clare, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Michael O'Dwyer sung by Tom Lenihan
Mike Hogan's Daughter sung by Mikey Kelleher
Miss Fanny Parnell sung by Josie Baker
Misses Limerick Kerry and Clare sung by Tom Lenihan
Mr Woodburren’s Courtship sung by Pat MacNamara
Mr Woodburren's Courtship sung by Tom Lenihan
Mrs Hoolighan’s Party sung by Martin Howley
Mrs McGrath sung by Sean Boyle
Mrs McLaughlin's Party sung by Martin Howley
Mohill Elopement, The sung by John Lyons
Molly Bawn sung by Josie Baker
Molly Bawn sung by Mikey Kelleher
Molly Brannigan sung by Tom Lenihan
Mother, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Muirsín Went to Bunnawn sung by Micho Russell
Murder of Mrs O'Mara, The sung by Martin Howley
My Bonny Boy in Blue sung by Tom Lenihan
My Eileen sung by Peggy McMahon
My Far Down Cailín Bán sung by Tom Lenihan
My Father's Servant Boy sung by Martin Reidy
My Good-looking Man sung by Nonie Lynch
My Heart is in Ireland sung by Tom Lenihan
My Native County Clare sung by Nora Cleary
My Nora sung by Nora Cleary
My Old Fenian Gun sung by Tom Lenihan
My Own Native Land sung by John Connell
Nancy Hogan's Goose sung by Mikey Kelleher
Nell Flaherty's Drake sung by Martin Reidy
Never Wed an Old Man sung by Pat MacNamara
New Year's Anthem sung by Martin Reidy
Nobleman's Wedding, The sung by Ollie Conway
Nobleman's Wedding, The sung by John Lyons
No-one to Welcome Me Home sung by Tom Lenihan
Nora Daly sung by Peggy McMahon
Nora Daly sung by Tom Lenihan
Nora Daly sung by Micho Russell
Nora O'Neill sung by Martin Reidy
North Star, The sung by Martin Howley
Nothing At All sung by Jamesie McCarthy
Old Armchair, The sung by Martin Howley
Old Ballymoe sung by Micho Russell
Old Ireland Free Once More sung by Pat MacNamara
Old Man's Fancy sung by Pat MacNamara
Old Oak Tree, The sung by Michael Flanagan
Old Oak Tree, The sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Old Oak Tree, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Old Thatched Cabin, The sung by Ollie Conway
One Fine Summer's Evening sung by Mikey Kelleher
Only Nineteen Years Old sung by Tom Lenihan
O'Brien of Tipperary sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
O’Reilly from the County Kerry sung by Martin Reidy
O’Reilly to America sung by Austin Flanagan
O'Reilly to America sung by Pat MacNamara
Paddy and the Ass sung by Mikey Kelleher
Paddy and the Ass sung by Tom Lenihan
Paddy McGinty's Goat sung by Vincie Boyle
Paddy's Panacea sung by Tom Lenihan
Páistín Fionn sung by Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan
Páistín Fionn sung by Pat MacNamara
Parting Way of Time, The sung by Peggy McMahon
Parting Way of Time, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Pat O'Brien sung by Tom Lenihan
Patrick Sheehan sung by Tom Lenihan
Patrick Sheehan sung by Vincie Boyle
Peeler and the Goat sung by Martin Reidy
Peter Crowley sung by Unnamed Clare Singer
Peter Crowley sung by Vincie Boyle
Ploughboy, The sung by Michael Falsey
Ploughboy, The sung by Ollie Conway
Poor Little Fisher Boy sung by Micho Russell
Poor Lone Boy sung by Tom Flanagan
Pressed Lover, The sung by Martin Howley
Pride of Kilkee, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Pulling Hard Against the Stream sung by Vince Boyle
Queen of Connemara sung by Mikey Kelleher
Querrin Bay Drowning sung by Michael Falsey
Quilty Burning, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Quilty Man's Dream sung by Martin Junior Crehan
Rambling Boys of Pleasure sung by John Lyons
Real McCoy, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Red Bloomers, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Red is the Rose sung by Tom Lenihan
Red Robin sung by Mikey Kelleher
Reynardine sung by Austin Flanagan
Rineen Ambush, The sung by Mikey Kelleher
Rineen Ambush, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Rocks of Bawn, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Róisín a Stór sung by Martin Howley
Rose of Allendale, The sung by Martin Howley
St Brigid's Well sung by Jamesie McCarthy
St James' Hospital sung by Tom Lenihan
St Kevin and the Gander sung by Martin Howley
St Kevin and the Gander sung by Micho Russell
Seanduine Dóite, An sung by Micho Russell
Seven Joys of Our Lady sung by Jamesie McCarthy
Seven of Our Irishmen sung by Pat MacNamara
Shannon Scheme, The sung by Nonie Lynch
Shores of Americay sung by Unnamed Clare Singer
Skibbereen sung by Pat MacNamara
Skibbereen sung by Tom Lenihan
Sons of Granuaile, The sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Spancil Hill sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Spanish Lady, The sung by Martin Howley
Sprightly Young Damsel sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Suzanne and Paudeen sung by Pat MacNamara
Sweet Inniscarra sung by Siney Crotty
Sweet Kingwilliamstown sung by John Lyons
Tailor Bán, The sung by John Lyons
Tangaloni, The sung by Martin Reidy
Tanyard Side, The sung by Nora Cleary
Tanyard Side, The sung by Pat MacNamara
There is a Hero sung by Pat MacNamara
There's Someting Yet for Irishmen to Do sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Thousands are Sailing sung by Paddy Flanagan
Three Brave Blacksmiths sung by Unnamed Clare Singer
Three Brave Blacksmiths sung by Vincie Boyle
Tirmanagh Hill sung by Michael Hehir
Tirmanagh Hill sung by Peggy McMahon

Titanic, The sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
Titanic, The sung by Jamesie McCarthy
Titanic, The sung by Micho Russell
To Fair London Town sung by Tom Lenihan
Tobins of Kilmaley sung by Nora Cleary
Tom Tadger sung by Packie Russell
Travelling Doctor's Shop sung by John Connell
Trees They Grew High, The sung by Vincie Boyle
Trees They Grew High, The sung by Pat MacNamara
Trooper, The sung by Nora Cleary
True Lover’s Discussion, The sung by Martin Reidy
Vale of Fermoyle sung by Martin Howley
Valley of Knockanure, The sung by Martin Long
Van Diemen's Land sung by John Lyons
Van Diemen's Land sung by Pat MacNamara
Waves of the Silvery Tide sung by Nora Cleary
Waves of the Silvery Tide sung by Austin Flanagan
Weela, Weela, Walya sung by Vincie Boyle
Well of Spring Water, The sung by Tom Lenihan
Well of Spring Water, The sung by Micho Russell
West Clare Railway, The sung by Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan
When Molly Was Young and Hoops Were in Vogue sung by Jamesie McCarthy
When the Battle it was Won sung by Michael Flanagan
Where the Lovely Rivers Flow sung by Tom Lenihan
Who is the Lady? sung by Tom Lenihan
Why Don't You Love the Old Love sung by Tom Lenihan
Willie Clancy sung by Martin Junior Crehan
Willie the Ploughboy sung by John Lyons
Willie Reilly and His Colleen Bawn sung by Tom Lenihan
Willie Reilly and the Colleen Bawn sung by Peggy McMahon
Wintry Evening, A sung by Tom Lenihan
Young and Single Sailor sung by Ollie Conway
Young Farmer, The sung by Katie Droney
Young Rebel Cut Down in His Prime sung by Martin Howley
Young Roger sung by Ollie Conway
Young Roger sung by Micho Murrihy
Youth That Belonged to Milltown, The sung by Austin Flanagan
Youth That Belonged to Milltown, The sung by Martin Reidy

 

The Singers:

Josie Baker, Cahermurphy, Kilmihil
Sean Boyle, Mount Scott, Mullagh
Vincie Boyle, Mount Scott, Mullagh
Mrs Casey, Mullagh
Nora & Susie Cleary, The Hand, Miltown Malbay
John Connell, Miltown Malbay
Micheál Conway, Mullagh
Ollie Conway, Mullagh
Theresa Cooney, Mullagh
Martin Junior Crehan, Bonavilla, Mullagh
Siney Crotty, Ross, Kilbaha
Katie Droney, Bellharbour
Michael Falsey, Seafield, Quilty
Austin & Michael Flanagan, Luogh, Doolin
Michael ‘Straighty’ Flanagan, Inagh
Paddy Flanagan, Inagh
Tom Flanagan, Doolin
Kitty Hayes, Shanaway, Miltown Malbay
Michael Hehir, Tirmanagh Hill, Treanmanagh near Mullagh
Martin Howley, Fanore
Mikey Kelleher, Quilty and Depford, London
Tom Kelly, Tullabrack, North of Kilrush
Tom Lenihan, Knockbrack, Miltown Malbay
Martin Long, Cloontysmarra, Inagh
Nonie Lynch, Mount Scott, Mullagh
John Lyons, Newmarket-on-Fergus
Jamesie McCarthy, Mount Scott, Mullagh
Paddy McInerney, Cree
John Joe McMahon, Leeds, Miltown Malbay
Peggy McMahon, Cloonlaheen, Doolough
Pat MacNamara, Kilshanny
Marty Malley, Miltown Malbay
Micho Murrihy, Mount Scott, Mullagh
Stevie O'Halloran, Knocknahila
Martin Reidy, Tullaghaboy, Connolly
Micho & Pakie Russell, Doolin
Winifred Walsh, Killernan, Miltown Malbay

Unnamed Singers

Articles

The Carroll Mackenzie Collection: An Introduction
by Jim Carroll and Pat Mackenzie
McGrath from Moyasta Shore by Maura Egan
Martin Junior Crehan by Ita Crehan
The Long Song Singer: Martin Reidy of Tullaghaboy 1901-1985
by Tom Munnelly
Mikey Kelleher of Quilty: A man for the old songs
by Jim Carroll and Pat Mackenzie
Nora Cleary by Tim Dennehy
Songs of Agrarian Strife by Pat Feeley
Séamus Ennis in County Clare: Collecting Music in the 1940s
by Angela Bourke

Playlist (Clare songs only):


Playlist (all songs):
Use your mouse scroll button or grab the slider on the right to see all 415 songs from over 40 Clare singers.

Tom Lenihan and Martin Reidy
Tom Lenihan and Martin Reidy


Martin 'Junior' Crehan and Micho Russell

Siney Crotty, Straighty Flanagan and Martin Reidy
Siney Crotty, Michael 'Straighty' Flanagan and Martin Reidy


Tom Lenihan singing "Stick To The Cratur" at the Kilrush Fleadh in 1967. He also called the song "Paddy's Panacea."


Michael Falsey sings Éireann Grá Mo Chroí in Miltown Malbay

See also:
Micho’s Dozen: Traditional Songs from the Repertoire of Micho Russell, Doolin - by Ennistymon Festival of Traditional Singing
“Local Songs” - by Ennistymon Festival of Traditional Singing

External Links:

Inishowen Song Project - by the Irish Traditional Music Archive
Góilín Song Project- by the Irish Traditional Music Archive

 
Places mentioned in the Clare songs:



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