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Album Details for "But Why, Johnny?" by John O'Halloran

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Artist NameJohn O'Halloran
Album Title"But Why, Johnny?"
MusiciansJohn O'Halloran (accordion), with Jimmy Higgins (piano, bodhrán, snare drum), Martin Murray (banjo, mandolin, viola), Alec Finn (bouzouki), Brendan Larrissey (fiddle), Louise Costello (banjo), Dermot Byrne (accordion), Tommy Mc Carthy (fiddle)
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John O'Halloran B.S. 101, 1999. Recorded in Ennis, Co. Clare.

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11 Reel Blackberry Blossom
The Blackberry Blossom
Performer: (D melodeon)
2 Reel Swallow's Tail
The Swallow's Tail
Performer: (D melodeon), with Martin Murray (viola)
21 Reel Cameronian Reel
The Cameronian
Performer: (C melodeon), with Martin Murray (banjo)
2 Reel John Brennan's
John Brennan's
Performer: (C melodeon), with Martin Murray (banjo)
31 Hpipe Blackbird
The Old Blackbird
Performer: (D melodeon), with Dermot Byrne (accordion)
2 JigD Walls of Liscarroll
The Walls of Liscarrol [sic]
Performer: (D melodeon), with Dermot Byrne (accordion)
3 Reel Jackie Coleman's
Jackie Colman [sic]
Performer: (D melodeon), with Dermot Byrne (accordion)
41 JigD Queen of the Fair
Queen of The Fair [sic]
Performer: (D melodeon)
2 JigD Scotsman over the Border
The Carraroe Jig
Performer: (D melodeon)
51 Reel Floating Crowbar
The Floating Crow-bar
Performer: (C melodeon)
2 Reel Ríl an Spidéal
The Twelve Pins
Performer: (C melodeon)
3 Reel Tom Ward's Downfall
Tom Ward's Downfall
Performer: (C melodeon)
61 Reel Sunny Banks
The Sunny Banks
Performer: (C# accordion)
2 Schot Green Grow the Rushes O
Green Grow The Rushes
Performer: (C# accordion)
3 Reel Boyne Hunt
Boyne Hunt
Performer: (C# accordion), with Brendan Larrissey (fiddle)
71 Waltz Mrs. Kenny's
Miss Kenny's
Performer: (D melodeon)
2 Reel Marian's Favourite
Marion Egan's
Performer: (D melodeon)
81 JigD Port Chúil Aodha
Port Cúil Aodha [sic]
Performer: (D melodeon), with Louise Costello (banjo), Tommy Mc Carthy (fiddle)
2 JigD Scatter the Mud
Scatter The Mud
Performer: (D melodeon), with Louise Costello (banjo), Tommy Mc Carthy (fiddle)
3 JigD Old Tipperary
Old Tipperary
Performer: (D melodeon), with Louise Costello (banjo), Tommy Mc Carthy (fiddle)
91 Hpipe Home Ruler
The Homeruler
Performer: (D melodeon)
2 Hpipe Kitty's Wedding
Kitty's Wedding
Performer: (D melodeon)
101 JigD Tay in the Bog
Tay In The Bog [sic]
Performer: (C melodeon)
2 JigD East at Glendart
East of Glendart
Performer: (C melodeon), with Martin Murray (banjo)
3 JigD Michael Burke's
Michael Burke's
Performer: (C melodeon), with Martin Murray (banjo, viola)
111 Piece Da Slockit Light
Da Slockit Light
Performer: (C# accordion)
2 BDnce Michael Coleman's
Michael Coleman's
Performer: 1st time (C# accordion), then with Martin Murray (mandolin, banjo)
121 JigD But Why Johnny?
But Why Johnny? [sic]
Performer: 1st 2 times Brendan Larrissey (fiddle), then with John (C# accordion)
2 Reel Murphy's
Phil Murphy's
Performer: (C# accordion), with Brendan Larrissey (fiddle)
3 Reel Drunken Landlady
The Drunken Landlady
Performer: (C# accordion), with Brendan Larrissey (fiddle)
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