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Album Contents: Jig Away the Donkey. Music and Song of South Ulster by Gerry O'Connor, Gabriel McArdle, Martin Quinn

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Artist NameGerry O'Connor, Gabriel McArdle, Martin Quinn
Album TitleJig Away the Donkey. Music and Song of South Ulster
MusiciansGerry O'Connor (fiddle), Gabriel McArdle (concertina), Martin Quinn (accordion)
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Lughnasa Music LUGCD964, 2011. Recorded presumably in Belfast at "Seachrán Studios." Launched 21 May 2011 in Derrygonnelly, Co. Fermanagh, according to this 11 May 2011 Facebook post accessed 5 December 2021.

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11 JigD Lannigan's Ball
Lannigan's Ball
2 JigD Miners of Wicklow
Madam I'd Like to be Tossing your Hay [sic]
21 Reel McGovern's Favourite
The Cottage in the Grove
Performer: Gerry (fiddle)
2 Reel Big Pat's Reel
The Dandy Reel
3 Reel Jessie over the Bridge
Over the Bridge to Beeta
31 Song Bonny Wee Charlie
Bonny Wee Charlie
2 JigD I Lost My Love and I Care Not
[unlisted tune after song with the same melody:] Bonny Wee Charlie
Performer: Martin (accordion)
41 Reel Maid that Dare Not Tell
The Maid That Dare Not Tell It [sic]
2 Hland Jemmy Duffy's
Jemmy Duffy's
3 Hland Braes of Maas
Some Say the Devil is Dead [sic]
51 JigD Jackson's Rum Punch
Jackson's Rum Punch
Performer: Martin (accordion)
2 JigD Tip into Bed, Honey
Tip into Bed, Honey
Performer: Martin (accordion)
61 Song Farewell, Dear Erne
Farewell, Dear Erne
Performer: Gabriel (vocal)
71 JigSl My Mind Will Never Be "Aisy"
My Mind will never be "Aisy" [sic]
Performer: 1st time Gabirel (concertina)
2 JigSl Piper's Maggot
The Piper's Maggot
Performer: 1st time Gerry (fiddle)
3 JigSl Whinny Hills of Leitrim
The Whinny Hills of Leitrim
Performer: 1st time Martin (accordion)
81 Reel Maid of Mullaghmore
The Maid of Mullagh
Performer: Gerry (fiddle)
2 Reel Cronin's Reel
The Mohill Reel
Performer: Gerry (fiddle)
91 Song Bold Doherty
Bold Doherty
Performer: Gabriel (vocal)
101 Hpipe Flowing Tide
The Flowing Tide
Performer: 1st time Gabriel (concertina)
2 Hpipe Man from Newry
The Man from Newry
Performer: Gerry (fiddle)
3 Hpipe Boys of Bluehill
The Boys of Blue Hill
111 Reel Boys of 25
The Boys of 25
2 Reel Piper on Horseback
Mick's Jig away the Donkey
3 Fling Jig Away the Donkey
121 Song Holland Handkerchief
The Holland Handkerchief
131 Reel Old Maids of Galway
Traynor's Rambles
Performer: 1st time Gerry (fiddle)
2 Reel Rock Reel
The Rock Reel
Performer: Martin (accordion)
3 Reel Eddie's Jig Away the Donkey
Eddie's Jig Away the Donkey
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