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Album Details for A Chieftains Celebration by The Chieftains

Basic album data
Artist NameThe Chieftains
Album TitleA Chieftains Celebration
MusiciansDerek Bell (harp, tiompán, harpsichord), Seán Keane (fiddle), Kevin Conneff (bodhrán, vocals), Matt Molloy (flute), Paddy Moloney (pipes, whistle), with Van Morrison (vocals, guitar), Nanci Griffith (vocals), Aisling Drury-Byrne (cello), Noel Eccles (drums, percussion), Richie Buckley (sax), Clive Culbertson (bass guitar), Arty McGlynn (guitar), Steve Cooney (ditjeridu), Ciarán Mordaunt (side drum), and others
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BMG Classics 7858-2-RC, 1989. Recorded in Dublin May-June 1988, except track 11, recorded July 1988. Not indexed here: track 2 (Galicia), track 6 (Boffyflow and Spike), 2nd and 3rd tunes on track 8 (The Marquis of Tully Baratine / The Forfeit O'Da Ship), track 11 (Millenium Celtic Suite).

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JigD Cat in the Corner
O'Mahoney's Frolics
31 Air Coolin
[1st tune in a set titled:] Coolin Medley
2 Air An Sean Chúilfhionn
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Coolin Medley
41 Song Here's a Health to the Company
Here's a Health to the Company
51 Piece Planxty Browne
Planxty Browne
2 SetD Planxty Davis
The William Davis's
3 Piece Planxty Lady Wrixon
Planxty Lady Wrixon
71 JigD Strayaway Child
The Strayaway Child
81 Strath Iron Man
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Iron Man / [title given for this particular tune:] The Iron Man
91 Song Wexford Carol
The Wexford Carol
Performer: Nanci Griffiths (vocal)
101 Song Geaftaí Bhaile Buí
Gaftaí Baile Buí
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