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Album Contents: Island Angel by Altan

Basic album data
Artist NameAltan
Album TitleIsland Angel
MusiciansMairéad Ní Mhaonaigh (fiddle, vocals), Frankie Kennedy (flute, whistle, vocals), Mark Kelly (guitar, vocals), Ciaran Curran (bouzouki), Ciaran Tourish (fiddle, whistle, vocals), Dáithi Sproule (guitar, vocals), with guest musicians as noted
Source and
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Green Linnet GLCD 1137, 1993. Recorded July 1993 in Dublin. Includes printed lyrics and translations into English for all songs except no translation of Dúlaman.

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11 Reel Tommy Peoples'
Tommy Peoples'
2 Reel Windmill
The Windmill
Performer: presumably Ciarán Tourish (fiddle)
3 Reel Fintan McManus's
Fintan McManus's
21 Song Bríd Óg Ní Mháille
Bríd Óg Ní Mháille
31 Hland Fermanagh Highland
Fermanagh Highland
2 Hland Donegal Highland
Donegal Highland
3 Reel Marry When You're Young
John Doherty's
4 Reel King George IV
King George IV
41 Song An Mhaighdean Mhara
An Mhaighdean Mhara / The Mermaid
51 JigD Andy De Jarlis
Andy De Jarlis
2 JigD Ingonish
3 JigD Mrs. McGhee
Mrs. McGhee
61 Reel Humours of Andytown
Humours of Andytown
2 Reel Kylebrack Rambler
Kylebrack Rambler
Performer: (fiddle), with Dermot Byrne (accordion)
3 Reel Gladstone
The Gladstone
71 Song Dúlamán
81 Mzrka Untitled Mazurka
91 Song Jug of Punch
The Jug of Punch
101 Reel Glory Reel
Glory Reel
2 Reel Johnny Mhosai's Reel
The Heathery Cruach / John Mhosey McGinley's Reel
111 Song An Cailín Gaelach
An Cailín Gaelach / The Irish Girl
121 Strath Drumnagarry Strathspey
Drumnagarry Strathspey
2 Reel Pirrie Wirrie
Pirrie Wirrie
Performer: Frankie Kennedy (flute)
3 Reel Big John's Reel
Big John's Reel
131 Piece Island Angel
Island Angel
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