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Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Album Details for Mirth-Making Heroes by At the Racket

Basic album data
Artist NameAt the Racket
Album TitleMirth-Making Heroes
MusiciansJohn Carty (fiddle, banjo), Brian McGrath (banjo, piano, keyboards), Seamus O'Donnell (flute, saxophone, vocals), Garry O'Briain (guitar, mandocello, piano), Brid Dooley (vocals)
Source and
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Racket Records RR003, 2001. Recorded in Boyle and Longford. Track 8 (Dancing Dustman) not indexed here.

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11 SgJig John McHugh's
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Adam and Eve Set
2 SgJig Adam and Eve
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Adam and Eve Set / [title given for this particular tune:] Adam and Eve
21 Hpipe Danny Meehan's
[1st tune in a set titled:] Where Would the World be Without Women [sic] / [title given for this particular tune:] Danny Meehan's
2 BDnce If There Weren't Any Women in the World
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Where Would the World be Without Women [sic] / [title given for this particular tune:] Where would the world be without women
31 Song A Chuisle Mo Chroi
A Chuisle Mo Chroi
Performer: Brid (vocals)
41 Reel Ríl Bheag Bhaile na nUan
[1st tune in a set titled:] Miko's
2 Hpipe Her Golden Hair Hanging Down Her Back
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Miko's
51 Polka Ballinafad Polka
[1st tune in a set titled:] Turkey in the Straw Medley / [title given for this particular tune:] Ballinafad Polka
2 Reel Turkey in the Straw
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Turkey in the Straw Medley / [title given for this particular tune:] Turkey in the Straw
3 Reel Tinker's Stick
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Turkey in the Straw Medley / [title given for this particular tune:] Tinkers Stick
Performer: Seamus (vocals)
61 Song Little Bridget Flynn
Little Bridget Flynn
71 Reel Johnny Henry's
Johnny Henry's
Performer: John (tenor guitar), then at end of the track again but with Seamus (flute)
2 Reel Handsome Sally
Handsome Sally
Performer: John (tenor guitar), Seamus (flute)
91 JigD One that Was Lost
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Clare Shout / [title given for this particular tune:] The one that was lost
2 JigD Clare Shout
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Clare Shout / [title given for this particular tune:] The Clare Shout
3 JigD Dinny Delaney's
[3rd tune in a set titled:] The Clare Shout / [title given for this particular tune:] Dinny Delaney's
101 Song Killarney and You
Killarney and You / I am sighing Tonight for Killarney and You
Performer: Brid (vocals)
111 Reel Jackie Coleman's
Jackie Coleman's
2 Reel Hare's Paw
Hare's Paw / The Hare's Foot
121 Reel Fionn O'Donnell
[1st tune in a set titled:] Fionn O'Donnell / [title given for this particular tune:] Fionn O'Donnell
2 Reel Caucus at Secaucus
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Fionn O'Donnell / [title given for this particular tune:] The Caucus Reel
3 Reel O'Reilly's Greyhound
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Fionn O'Donnell / [title given for this particular tune:] The Gabe's
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