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Album Details for The Better Match by Parson's Hat

Basic album data
Artist NameParson's Hat
Album TitleThe Better Match
MusiciansBríd Ní Chatháin (harp, vocals), Fred Johnston (guitar, vocals, mandolin), Janet Sutton (whistle), Paul Wilkins (piano accordion, whistle, keyboards, piano)
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Cló Iar-Chonnachta CICD 062, 1992. Recorded in Galway, Co. Galway. Not indexed here: track 2 (Trowie Burn), track 5 (Ca' the Yowes), 2nd item on track 12 (Tra Va Ruggit Creest), track 14 (The Charming Banks of Tweed), track 20 (The Green Bowl).

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Titles as listed on this album
11 Song Aililiú na Gamhna
Aililiú na Gamhna
31 Song Lovely on the Water
Lovely on the Water
41 Piece Planxty Neary
Planxty Neary
61 Piece Miss Hamilton
Miss Hamilton
71 JigD Cailleach an Airgid
Sí do Mhamó í
81 Song Siobhán Ní Dhuibhir
Siobhán Ní Dhuibhir
91 JigD Killashandra Lasses
Road to Granard
2 JigD Gallagher's Frolics
Gallagher's Frolics
3 JigD Out on the Ocean
Out on the Ocean
101 Song Bogie's Bonnie Belle
Bogie's Bonnie Belle
Performer: Fred Johnston
111 Piece Planxty Robinson
Planxty Robinson
121 Song Suantraí na Maighdine
Suantraí na Maighdine
131 Song Airdí Cuain
Ard Tigh Cuain
2 March Halting March
The Pikeman's March
Performer: (low A whistle), (harp)
151 Reel Peeler's Jacket
The Peeler's Jacket
Performer: 1st time (piano accordion), then with (whistle)
2 Reel Laurel Tree
The Laurel Bush
3 Reel Bag of Spuds
The Bag of Spuds
161 Song Dun Drumuilliún
Dun Drumuilliún
Performer: Bríd Ní Chatháin
171 JigSl Port an Deoraí
The Exiles Jig [sic]
Performer: (whistles)
2 Song Cucanandy
Cuca-Nandy-Nandy
Performer: (whistles)
181 Song Plúirín Na mBan Donn Óg
Plúirín Na mBan Donn Óg
Performer: Bríd Ní Chatháin
191 Song Lord Franklin
Lord Franklin
Performer: Fred Johnston
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