Old Irish Folk Music and Songs: The Joyce Collection Part II

Old Irish Folk Music and Songs: The Joyce Collection Part II
ITMA Reference Number:3486-BK
Title:Old Irish Folk Music and Songs: A Collection of 842 Irish Airs and Songs Hitherto Unpublished / edited with annotations for The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland by PW Joyce
Publication Details:London ; New York ; Bombay ; Calcutta : Longmans, Green & Co. ; Dublin : Hodges, Figgis, 1909
Physical Description:xxxvi, 408 p. : music in staff notation ; 25 cm. (bound)
Subject:Ireland: Instrumental music
Ireland: Songs in English
Ireland: Songs in Irish
Author:PW Joyce
Contents:MacKenna’s dream -- Billy Byrne of Ballymanus -- Searching for young lambs -- The blackbird -- The Boyne water -- Bishop Butler of Kilcash -- Brennan on the moor -- Captain Thompson -- The gardener’s son -- The Irish girl -- Oh come with me, my Irish girl -- Sweet Cootehill town -- The croppy boy -- Handsome Sally -- The rambler from Clare -- My mind it is uneasy -- Dumb, dumb, dumb -- Each night when I slumber -- John MacAnanty’s courtship -- I’m a poor stranger and far from my own -- The cottage maid -- The colleen rue – Castlehyde -- The drynaun dhun -- The boys of Mullaghbawn -- The dear Irish boy -- The Enniskillen dragoon -- Fair maidens’ beauty will soon fade away -- Execution song or ‘Lamentation’ -- Jemmy mo veela sthore -- Irish Molly-O -- The lowlands of Holland -- Oh love it is a killing thing -- The spalpeen’s complaint of the Cranbally farmer -- Ye sons of old Ireland -- The lover’s ghost -- Molly Bawn -- Nancy the pride of the west -- The priest and the rake -- The ploughboy -- The nobleman’s wedding -- Reynard the fox -- The shamrock shore -- The summer is come and the grass is green -- The lake of Coolfinn -- Bold Captain Freney -- A chushla gal mochree -- Willie Reilly -- ’Twas down in the meadows -- When first I came to the County Limerick -- The time is drawing nigh -- Willie Taylor -- Shule aroon -- I wish I had the shepherd’s lamb -- The winter it is past -- Arthur MacBride -- Father Murphy of the County Wexford
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