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Album Details for Sharon Shannon by Sharon Shannon

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Artist NameSharon Shannon
Album TitleSharon Shannon
MusiciansSharon Shannon (accordion, fiddle), with many guest artists
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Solid ROCD 8, 1991. Recorded mostly in Dublin in 1991, with some earlier material. Note that tracks 3 and 4 are transposed at least on this release. Not indexed here: 2nd tune on track 2 (The Happy One-Step), 2nd tune on track 4 (the untitled American tune in the Queen of the West set), track 6 (The Munster Hop), track 9 (Coridinio), track 10 (Anto's Cajun Cousins), and track 14 (The Woodchoppers & Le Reel des Voyageurs).

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11 Reel Silver Spire
[1st tune in a set titled:] Glentown / [title given for this particular tune:] The Silver Spire
2 Reel Green Fields of Glentown
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Glentown / [title given for this particular tune:] The Green Fields of Glentown
3 Reel Mountain Road
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Glentown / [title given for this particular tune:] The Mountain Road
Performer: Sharon (accordion, fiddle)
21 Slide Gollán
[1st tune in a set titled:] Blackbird / [titles given for this particular tune:] Padraig O Keefes [sic] / O'Keefes [sic]
31 Waltz Retour des Hirondelles
Retour des Hirondelles
2 Piece Music for a Found Harmonium
Tune for a Found Harmonium
41 Hpipe Queen of the West
Queen of the West
51 Reel Miss Thomsons [Miss Thompson's]
Miss Thomsons [sic]
Performer: Sharon (fiddle), Mary Shannon (banjo)
2 Reel Derry Reel
The Derry Reel
Performer: Sharon (fiddle), Mary Shannon (banjo)
71 JigD I Lost My Love and I Care Not
[1st tune in a set titled:] Tickle Her Leg / [title given for this particular tune:] Bundle and Go
2 JigD Tickle Her Leg with the Barley Straw
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Tickle Her Leg / [title given for this particular tune:] Tickle Her Leg with the Barley Straw
81 Waltz Peeking Pup Waltz
[1st tune in a set titled:] The Marguerita Suite / [title given for this particular tune:] The Peeking Pup Waltz
2 JigD Graham Townsend's Jig
[2nd tune in a set titled:] The Marguerita Suite / [title given for this particular tune:] Graham Townsends [sic]
Performer: Sharon (accordion, fiddle)
3 JigD Páidín Ó Raifeartaigh [Paddy O'Rafferty's]
[3rd tune in a set titled:] The Marguerita Suite / [title given for this particular tune:] Paidin O'Raifearta's
Performer: Sharon (accordion, fiddle)
111 Hpipe Corofin Hornpipe
Cornphiopa Corafinne / The Corofin Hornpipe
2 Reel Skidoo
Skidoo
121 Air Marbhna Luimnigh
Marbhna Luimni
131 Reel Phil Cunninghams Set
[1st tune in a set titled:] Phil Cunningham Set
2 Reel Jean's Reel
[2nd tune in a set titled:] Phil Cunningham Set / [title given for this particular tune:] Jean's Reel
3 Reel Oak Tree
[3rd tune in a set titled:] Phil Cunningham Set / [title given for this particular tune:] The Oak Tree
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