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Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Album Details for The First Ten Years 1986/1995 by Altan

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Artist NameAltan
Album TitleThe First Ten Years 1986/1995
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Green Linnet GLCD 1153, 1995. This is a compilation of selected tracks from Altan albums already covered in irishtune.info. For musician and instrument details per track, see those original albums. Tracks 3, 10, and 13 are from Altan, track 8 is from Horse with a Heart, tracks 4 and 6 are from Red Crow, tracks 1, 5, 12, and 15 are from Harvest Storm, and tracks 2, 7, 9, and 14 are from Island Angel.

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Each Irish tune on this album was identified after a careful, expert comparison of this recorded performance against all other tunes in the Irish Traditional Music Tune Index. The blue column shows just the most established tune title. Follow the links for complete tune info.
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11 Reel Pretty Peggy
[1st tune in a set titled:] Pretty Peg / [title given for this particular tune:] Pretty Peg
Performer: see A HS
2 Reel New Ships A Sailing
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Pretty Peg / [title given for this particular tune:] New Ships A-Sailing
Performer: see A HS
3 Reel Bird's Nest
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Pretty Peg / [title given for this particular tune:] The Bird's Nest
Performer: see A HS
4 Reel Man from Bundoran
[4th tune in a set titled:] Pretty Peg / [title given for this particular tune:] The Man from Bundoran
Performer: see A HS
21 JigD Andy De Jarlis
[1st tune in a set titled:] Andy de Jarlis / [title given for this particular tune:] Andy de Jarlis
Performer: see A IA
2 JigD Ingonish
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Andy de Jarlis / [title given for this particular tune:] Ingonish
Performer: see A IA
3 JigD Mrs. McGhee
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Andy de Jarlis
Performer: see A IA
31 Song Ceol a'Phíobaire
Ceol a'Phíobaire / The Music Of The Piper
Performer: see A 1
41 JigD Wedding Jig
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Wedding Jig / [title given for this particular tune:] The Wedding Jig
Performer: see A RC
2 JigD Huidai Gallagher's March
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Wedding Jig / [titles given for this particular tune:] Hiudaí Gallagher's March / Murphy's Delight
Performer: see A RC
3 JigSl James Byrne's
[3rd tune in a set titled:] The Wedding Jig / [title given for this particular tune:] James Byrne's
Performer: see A RC
4 Reel Mickey Doherty's
[4th tune in a set titled:] The Wedding Jig / [title given for this particular tune:] Mickey Doherty's
Performer: see A RC
5 Reel Welcome Home Grainne
[5th tune in a set titled:] The Wedding Jig / [title given for this particular tune:] Welcome Home Grainne
Performer: see A RC
51 Song Dónal agus Mórag
[1st tune in a set titled:] Dónal agus Mórag
Performer: see A HS
2 Reel Full Rigged Ship
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Dónal agus Mórag
Performer: see A HS
61 Waltz Tommy Bhetty's Waltz
Tommy Bhetty's Waltz
Performer: see A RC
71 Hland Fermanagh Highland
[1st tune in a set titled:] Fermanagh Highland / [title given for this particular tune:] Fermanagh Highland
Performer: see A IA
2 Hland Donegal Highland
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Fermanagh Highland / [title given for this particular tune:] Donegal Highland
Performer: see A IA
3 Reel Marry When You're Young
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Fermanagh Highland / [title given for this particular tune:] John Doherty's
Performer: see A IA
4 Reel King George IV
[4th tune in a set titled:] Fermanagh Highland / [title given for this particular tune:] King George IV
Performer: see A IA
81 Air An Feochán
An Feochán (gentle breeze)
Performer: see A HH
91 Mzrka Untitled Mazurka
Mazurka
Performer: see A IA
101 Reel Cat that Ate the Candle
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Cat that Ate the Candle / [title given for this particular tune:] The Cat that Ate the Candle
Performer: see A 1
2 Reel Over the Water to Bessie
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Cat that Ate the Candle / [title given for this particular tune:] Over the Water to Bessie
Performer: see A 1
3 Reel Dandy Dinny Cronin
[3rd tune in a set titled:] The Cat that Ate the Candle
Performer: see A 1
111 Song Bríd Óg Ní Mháille
Bríd Óg Ní Mháille
Performer: see A IA
121 Reel Drowsy Maggie
[1st tune in a set titled:] Harvest Storm / [title given for this particular tune:] Drowsy Maggie
Performer: see A HS
2 Reel Rakish Paddy
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Harvest Storm / [title given for this particular tune:] Rakish Paddy
Performer: see A HS
3 Reel Harvest Storm
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Harvest Storm / [title given for this particular tune:] Mórtas An Fhómhair
Performer: see A HS
131 Song Cití Na gCumann
Cití No gCumann
Performer: see A 1
141 Reel Tommy Peoples'
[1st tune in a set titled:] Tommy Peoples' / [title given for this particular tune:] Tommy Peoples'
Performer: see A IA
2 Reel Windmill
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Tommy Peoples' / [title given for this particular tune:] The Windmill
Performer: see A IA
3 Reel Fintan McManus's
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Tommy Peoples' / [title given for this particular tune:] Fintan McManus's
Performer: see A IA
151 Air Dobbin's Flowery Vale
[1st tune in a set titled:] Dobbin's Flowery Vale
Performer: see A HS
2 Reel Drogheda Lasses
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Dobbin's Flowery Vale
Performer: see A HS
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