Commercial Sound Recordings, September 2013

Recently published CDs and digital downloads of Irish traditional music, September 2013


Arcanadh, vocal & instrumental group, Light from the water, Arcanadh & Ceol Music CDC126, 2013

Blackbird, vocal & instrumental group, Whistle & sing, Blackbird n.n., 2013

Boyle, Maggie, singing in English, flute, whistle, harmonium, Won’t you come away, Wild Goose Studios WGS390CD, 2012

Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band, instrumental group, 50th anniversary 1962–2012, Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band n.n., 2013

Celtic Orchestra, The, instrumental group, Classic Irish airs, Trinity College Dublin TCD931, 2012

Celts, The, instrumental group, Celtic sessions, Celtic Isle Records n.n., 2006

Choonz, instrumental group, Live at Wodanhalle Choonz n.n., 2013. Digital download

Connolly, Johnny, accordion, & various, instrumental, Johnny Connolly & friends. Popular Irish céilí dances: na damhsaí céilí, Cló Iar-Chonnacht CIC121, 2013. Reissue of cassette as digital download

Delany, Tom, uilleann pipes, guitar, & Caroline Keane, concertina, Framework, Delany Keane n.n., 2013. EP

de Ziah, Ilse, cello, Irish airs for solo cello, de Ziah n.n., 2010. Digital download

Doherty, Vincent, singing in English, & various, singing in English, instrumental, The high walls of Derry, Doherty AUOD001, 2013

Doocey, David, fiddle, viola, concertina, Changing time, Doocey DM001, 2013

Dreams of Freedom, vocal & instrumental group, St Brendan’s voyage, Dreams of Freedom n.n., n.d. [2013]

Ensemble Toss the Feathers, instrumental group, Féileacán: traditional and early music from Ireland and Scotland on early instruments, Ensemble Toss the Feathers n.n., 2012

Fitzgerald, Mick, speech & singing in English, guitar, & Ralf Weihrauch Trio, instrumental & vocal group, The piper and the púca: strange goings on, Hidden Tracks & Gabriel Haefs n.n., 2013

Fox, Edel, concertina, & Neill Byrne, fiddle, The sunny banks, Blackthorn Records 001, 2013

FullSet, instrumental & vocal group, Notes after dark, FullSet Records FSRCD002, 2013

Garner, Paul, whistle, David Garner, fiddle, & Dave Hicks, guitar, Éasca live, Garner, Garner & Hicks n.n., 2013. Digital download

Hogan, Amelia, singing in English & Irish, Transplants: from the old world to the new, Ameliaisaverb Productions n.n., 2013

Johnstons, The, vocal & instrumental group, Digitally re-mastered: The Johnstons, Give a damn, The barley corn, BGO Records BGOCD1086, 2013. 2 CDs. See also Various, Báidín Fheidhlimí below

Kiérah, fiddle, A fiddle affair, Kiérah n.n., 2010

Lynch Lyons, Ann, singing in English, Silvery light, Lynch Lyons n.n., 2013

MacKenzie, Laura, flute, tin whistle, Scottish smallpipes etc, singing in English, & Andrea Stern, harp, Willow Brae collected, Willow Brae n.n., 2007

Masterson, Seán, speech in English, singing in English, & Tommy Donohoe, The bard of Cornafean: poetry and songs by Seán Masterson, Masterson n.n., n.d. [2013]. 2 CDs

McAleer, Marianne, singing in English & Irish, Charmed: faoí draíocht, McAleer MMA001, 2013

McCrory, James, singing in English, guitar, The love talker, McCrory n.n., 2013

McDermott's Handy, vocal & instrumental group, Bound for Amerikay, You Gotta Have Harp Productions n.n., 2013

McKenzie, Laura, flute, whistle, concertina, Scottish smallpipes, border pipes, singing in English, Laura and the lads, New Folk Records 6972, 2003

McLaughlin, Dinny, instrumental & vocal, Ark of tides, Inishowen Traditional Music Project ITMP002, 2013. See also DVD

McMahon, Sean, singing in English, The beautiful vale of Belvoir: traditional ballads, McMahon n.n., 2004

Meav, singing in English, The calling, Warner Music 2564645669, 2013

Morley, Tom, fiddle, & Hazel Ketchum, guitar, singing in English, Banna de dhá: band of two, Flying Frog Music FF2013, 2013

Murphy, Delia, singing in English, If I were a blackbird: early recordings 19381941, White Hound Music WHM01CD, 2013; There is only one, Emerald EMCD8020, n.d.

Nicholson, Elizabeth, harp, singing in English, A rosebud in June, Nicholson n.n., 2009

Ó Gealbháin, Tomás, accordion, Caoimhín Ó Fearghail, uilleann pipes, flute, guitar, Seán Ó Fearghail, fiddle, bouzouki, & various, singing in Irish & instrumental, Lá ag ól uisce, Ó Gealbháin, Ó Fearghail & Ó Fearghail n.n., 2013

O’Laughlin, Mike, singing in English & Irish, Irish song: traditional & sean-nós, O’Laughlin n.n., n.d. [2013]

O Riordan, Liz, singing in English, bodhran, concertina, & Pat Connery, uilleann pipes, whistle, concertina, Liz O Riordan Pat Connery, O Riordan & Connery LORCD002, 2011; Oh Éire, O Riordan & Connery LORCD002, 2011. Reissues of cassettes

Pollier, Marco, uilleann pipes, Ebony & brass, Pollier CD001MP, n.d.

Quarter Mile, The, vocal & instrumental group, Almost there, The Quarter Mile TQM001, 2013

Quinn, Toner & Malachy Bourke, fiddles, Live at the Steeple Sessions, Ergodos ER11, 2013

Runa, vocal & instrumental group, Somewhere along the road, Runa RUNACD003, 2012

Russell, Alistair, singing in English, guitar, & Chris Parkinson, accordion, melodeon, harmonica, A glass and a mile, Glade Recordings GLDCD0113, n.d. [2013]

Skipper’s Alley, instrumental & vocal group, Skipper’s Alley, Skipper’s Alley n.n., 2013. EP

Slide, instrumental & vocal group, Mendicity, Slide SDE005, 2013

Smith, Siobhán, fiddle, singing in English, whistle, Timing is everything, Smith n.n., 2013

Trad Linn, instrumental & vocal group, The roads of Clare, Trad Linn n.n., 2008

Tyrell, Seán, banjo, mandola, mandocello, singing in English, Liam Lewis, fiddle, & Fergus Feely, mandola, singing in English, Live at Greenes, Longwalk Music LMCD008, 2013

UCD Choral Scholars, vocal group, The parting glass, Desmond Early n.n., 2013. EP

Various, singing in English, Collected Irish ballads: a musical tour, Trinity College Dublin TCD930, 2012

Various, instrumental & vocal, A harvest home: Center for Irish Music live recordings vol. 5 2012, Center for Irish Music n.n, n.d. [2013]

Various, vocal & instrumental, A time for touching home: musical gatherings & homecomings, Ireland 2013, Dolphin DOLCD2013, 2013

Various, singing in Irish, Báidín Fheidhlimí: selected Gael Linn singles 1968–80, Gael Linn CEFCD204, 2013

Various, vocal & instrumental, Irish ways: music & song of Ireland, Irish Music Licensing CACD9910, 2013. 2 CDs

Various, singing in English, instrumental music, Limerick on record, Rock & Roll Records n.n., 2012. 3 CDs

Various, singing in Irish, An móinfhéar garbh: amhráin ó Mhúscraí Uí Fhloinn, Acadamh Fódhla AC FÓDHLA 004, 2013

Various, instrumental & vocal, Rogha Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2007: selected recordings from the Willie Clancy Summer School, Oidhreacht an Chláir Teo OAC-CD0001, 2008

Various, instrumental & vocal, The rough guide to Irish music, World Music Network RGNET1294, 2013. 2 CDs

Walshe, Sean, harmonica, Traditional harmonica: the Wicklow way, Walshe n.n., n.d. [2013]

Whelan, Gavin, whistle, uilleann pipes, Catch the air, Cló Iar-Chonnacht CICD194, 2013