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Album Contents: The Cat that Ate the Candle by John Carty and Brian McGrath

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Artist NameJohn Carty and Brian McGrath
Album TitleThe Cat that Ate the Candle
MusiciansJohn Carty (banjo, fiddle), Brian McGrath (piano, banjo)
Source and
other information
Cló Iar-Chonnachta CICD 099, 1994. Recorded in Cootehall, Co. Roscommon and Ballybane, Co. Galway.

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11 Reel Sailor on the Rock
Sailor On The Rock
Performer: (banjo)
2 Reel Fred Finn's
Fred Finn's
Performer: (banjo)
21 JigD Kitty Come Over
The Cat That Ate The Candle
Performer: (banjo)
2 JigD Tommy Mulhair's
Castletown Connors
Performer: (banjo)
31 Hpipe Flowers of Edinburgh
Flowers of Edinburgh
Performer: (banjo)
2 Hpipe Stack of Barley
Stack of Barley
Performer: (banjo)
41 Reel Jackie Coleman's
[1st tune in a set titled:] Jackie Coleman Set
Performer: (banjo)
2 Reel Father Kelly's
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Jackie Coleman Set
Performer: (banjo)
51 Hpipe Fairy Queen
The Cuckoo's Nest
Performer: (banjo)
2 Hpipe Plains of Boyle
Plains Of Boyle
Performer: (banjo)
61 Reel Sligo Maid
Sligo Maid - Connemara Version
Performer: (fiddle)
71 Reel Green Mountain
The Green Mountain
Performer: (banjo)
2 Reel Captain Kelly
Captain Kelly's
Performer: (banjo)
81 JigD Willie Coleman's
Willie Coleman's
Performer: (banjo)
2 JigD Strike the Gay Harp
Strike the Gay Harp
Performer: (banjo)
91 Reel Paddy O'Brien's
Paddy O'Brien's
Performer: (banjo)
2 Reel Jimmy Batty's
Jimmy Batty's
Performer: (banjo)
101 BDnce Hayes' Favourite
Hayes' Favourite
Performer: (banjo, fiddle)
2 BDnce James Gannon's
James Gannon's
Performer: (banjo, fiddle)
111 Reel Humours of Ballyconnell
Captain Rock
Performer: (banjo)
2 Reel Stony Steps
Stoney Steps [sic]
Performer: (banjo)
121 JigD Legacy
The Legacy
Performer: (banjo)
2 JigD Dave Collins'
Brian Conway's
Performer: (banjo)
131 Reel Tommy Coen's
The Cottage in the Grove
Performer: (banjo)
2 Reel Farewell to Miltown
Farewell to Miltown
Performer: (banjo)
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