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Album Contents: Local Ground by Altan

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Artist NameAltan
Album TitleLocal Ground
MusiciansMairéad Ní Mhaonaigh (fiddle, vocals), Ciaran Tourish (fiddle, whistle, vocals), Mark Kelly (guitar, bouzouki, vocals), Ciaran Curran (bouzouki, mandolin), Dermot Byrne (accordion), Dáithi Sproule (guitar, vocals), with Donal Lunny (guitar), Jim Higgins (percussion, bodhrán), Graham Henderson (keyboards), Carlos Núñez (whistle, gaita), Stephen Cooney (bass), Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill (piano)
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Narada 70876-19196-2-2, 2005. Recorded in Dublin. Release date was 1 March 2005. Printed lyrics and English translations included for all songs.

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11 Song Éirigh 's Cuir Ort Do Chuid Éadaigh
Éirigh 's cuir ort do chuid éadaigh
21 Reel Milkmaid
Tommy Peoples
2 Reel Road to Cashel
The Road to Cashel
Performer: (fiddle)
3 Reel Repeal of the Union
The Repeal of the Union
4 Reel Richie's Reel
Richie's Reel
31 SetD Is the Big Man Within?
Is the Big Man Within?
2 Reel Tilly Finn's
Tilly Finn's Reel
41 Song Adieu, My Lovely Nancy
Adieu, My Lovely Nancy
51 March Bó Mhín na Toitean
Bó Mhín na Toitean
2 Hland Con McGinley's Highland
Con McGinley's Highland
3 JigD Seanamhac Tube Station
Seanamhach Tube Station [sic]
Performer: 1st time Dermot (accordion)
61 Song Amhrán Pheadair Bhreathnaigh
Amhrán Pheadair Bhreathnaigh
71 Piece Roseville
The Roseville
Song As I Roved Out
As I Roved Out
91 JigD Sport
101 Reel Humours of Castlefin
The Humours of Castlefin
2 Reel Nia's Dance
Nia's Dance
3 Reel Old Dudeen
An Dúidín
111 Song Wind and Rain
The Wind and Rain
2 JigD [untitled]
[untitled after song The Wind and Rain]
121 JigSl Silver Slipper
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Silver Slipper
2 JigD Lancers Jig
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Silver Slipper
131 Song Dún do Shúil
Dún do Shúil (Close Your Eyes)
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