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Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Album Details for Lúnasa by Lúnasa

Basic album data
Artist NameLúnasa
Album TitleLúnasa
MusiciansSeán Smyth (fiddle, whistle), Mike McGoldrick (flute, whistle), John McSherry (pipes, whistle), Donagh Hennessy (guitar), Trevor Hutchinson (double bass)
Source and
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Compass 7 4317 2, 2002. According to WorldCat, this is a reissue of Lúnasa (self-published) LSA 001, 1998, which, according to <www.lunasa.ie> on 25 Sept 2008, was released in October 1997 and recorded throughout 1997. Recorded in Dublin, Cork, Galway, and Westport according to the reissue, which includes two additional tracks (tracks 8 and 12), recorded in 1996 in Cork and Dublin. Not indexed here: 2nd tune on track 1 (Gavotte), 1st tune on track 2 (An erc'h war an enezeg = Snow on the Island), track 7 (Iúil / Frailock), 1st tune on track 10 (Jizaique), track 12 (Jacky Molard's / The Hunter's Purse).

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11 March Lord Mayo
[1st tune in a set titled:] Eanáir / [title given for this particular tune:] Lord Mayo
Performer: 1st time John McSherry (pipes)
3 Reel Maid of Mount Kisco
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Eanáir / [title given for this particular tune:] Maid of Mount Kisco
22 Reel Brenda Stubbert's
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Feabhra / [title given for this particular tune:] Brenda Stubbert's
Performer: starts Mike McGoldrick (flute)
3 JigD Thunderhead
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Feabhra / [title given for this particular tune:] Thunderhead
31 JigD Scatter the Mud
[1st tune in a set titled:] Márta / [title given for this particular tune:] The Noonday Feast
Performer: 1st time Seán Smyth (fiddle)
2 Reel Waterbed
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Márta / [title given for this particular tune:] Waterbed
3 Reel Sully's No. 6
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Márta / [title given for this particular tune:] Sully's No. 6
41 Piece Last Pint
Aibreann / The Last Pint
Performer: (low flute), (whistle)
51 Reel Hogties
[1st tune in a set titled:] Bealtaine / [title given for this particular tune:] Hogties
2 JigSl Promenade
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Bealtaine / [title given for this particular tune:] Promenade
3 JigSl Boys of Ballisodare
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Bealtaine / [title given for this particular tune:] Gan Ainm
61 Reel Fleur de Mandagore
[1st tune in a set titled:] Meitheamh / [title given for this particular tune:] Fleur de Mandagore
Performer: Seán Smyth (fiddle)
2 Reel Ash Plant
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Meitheamh / [title given for this particular tune:] Ash Plant
3 Reel Siobhán O'Donnell's
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Meitheamh / [title given for this particular tune:] Siobhán O'Donnell's
81 Reel Colonel Fraser
[as track:] Meán Fómhair / Colonel Frazier
Performer: 1st time or two John McSherry (pipes)
91 Fling Frank Thornton
[1st tune in a set titled:] Deireadh Fómhair / [title given for this particular tune:] Terry "Cuz" Teahan's
2 Reel Alice's Reel
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Deireadh Fómhair / [title given for this particular tune:] Alice's Reel
102 JigSl Baby Rory's
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Mí na Samhna / [title given for this particular tune:] Baby Rory's
3 Reel Dub Reel
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Mí na Samhna / [title given for this particular tune:] Dub Reel
111 JigD Kerfunten Jig
Kerfunten
2 JigD Eddie Kelly's #2
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Mí na Nollag / [title given for this particular tune:] Eddie Kelly's
3 JigSl Give Us a Drink of Water
Give Us a Drink of Water
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