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Album Contents: The High Part of the Road by Tommy Peoples and Paul Brady

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Artist NameTommy Peoples and Paul Brady
Album TitleThe High Part of the Road
MusiciansTommy Peoples (fiddle), Paul Brady (guitar)
Source and
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Shanachie 34007, 1994. Reissue of Shanachie LP 29003, 1976. Recorded in Dublin. Liner notes by Peter Brown.

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Titles as listed on this album
11 Reel Oak Tree
The Oak Tree
2 Reel Pinch of Snuff
The Pinch of Snuff
21 JigSl Kid on the Mountain
The Kid on the Mountain
2 JigSl Choice Wife
O'Farrell's Welcome to Limerick
31 Reel Wheels of the World
The Wheels of the World
2 Reel Toss the Feathers
Toss the Feathers
41 JigD High Part of the Road
Ard an Bhothair [sic] (The High Part of the Road)
2 JigD Reverend Brother's Jig
Port an Bhrathar [sic] (The Monk's Jig)
51 Reel Bank of Ireland
[liner notes:] The Bank of Ireland / [tray label:] The Band of Ireland
2 Reel Dairy Maid
The Dairy Maid
61 Reel Nine Points of Roguery
The Nine Points of Roguery
2 Reel Bean a' Tí ar Lár
Bean An It Ar Lar [sic] (The Mistress on the Floor)
71 Reel Green Groves of Erin
The Green Groves of Erin
2 Reel Flowers of Red Hill
The Pigeon on the Gate
81 JigD Old John's Jig
Port Shean Tseain (Old John's Jig)
2 JigD Queen of the Fair
The Queen of the Fair
91 Reel Salamanca
The Salamanca
2 Reel Lucy Campbell
Lucy Campbell
101 JigSl Silver Slipper
The Silver Slipper
2 SgJig Dinny Delaney's
The Old Hag in the Kiln
111 Reel Farewell to Ireland
Farewell to Ireland
121 Reel MaCahills Reel [McCahill's Reel]
[1st tune in a set titled:] McCahill's Reels
2 Reel Danny Meehan's
[2nd tune in a set titled:] McCahill's Reels
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