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Album Contents: The Minstrel from Clare by Willie Clancy

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Artist NameWillie Clancy
Album TitleThe Minstrel from Clare
MusiciansWillie Clancy (pipes, whistle, vocals)
Source and
other information
Green Linnet GLCD 3091, 1994. Reissue of a Topic album, 1967. Recorded 1967 in Co. Clare. Notes by Breandán Breathnach.

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11 JigD Langstern Pony
Langstern Pony / Lastrum Pone / Lanstrum Pony / Saddle the Pony
21 Reel Templehouse
The Templehouse / The Evergreen Lasses / The Pretty Girls of Bulgaden / The Tipsy House / The Rising of the Lark
Performer: (whistle)
2 Reel Over the Moor to Maggie
Over the Moor to Maggie / Kitty's Wedding / The Green Meadow / Peggy's Wedding / The Humours of Fairymount / The Rakes of Killevan / The Smoky House
Performer: (whistle)
31 Song A Stór Mo Chroí
Bruachna Carraige Báine (The Brink of the White Rock)
Performer: (pipes)
41 Song Erin's Lovely Lea
Erin's Lovely Lea
51 Reel Killavil Fancy
The Killavel Fancy / Eilís Ní Bhrógáin [sic]
Performer: (whistle)
2 Reel Dogs among the Bushes
The Dogs among the Bushes / The Piper's Lass
Performer: (whistle)
61 Song Family Ointment
The Family Ointment
71 Air Dear Irish Boy
The Dear Irish Boy
Performer: (pipes)
81 Air Caoineadh an Spailpín
Caoineadh an Spailpín (The Spalpeen's Lament)
Performer: (whistle)
2 Hpipe Cuckoo's Nest
The Cuckoo's Nest / The Man that Cuts the Hay with the Scythe / An Spealadóir (=The Scythesman) / Come Ashore Jolly Tar and Your Trousers On
91 JigD Pipe on the Hob
The Pipe on the Hob / píobaire na gríosaí
Performer: (pipes)
101 Song Gander
The Gander
111 JigD Legacy
The Legacy Jig
Performer: (E whistle)
121 Reel Flogging Reel
The Flogging Reel / The Flaggon
Performer: (pipes)
131 Song Song of the Riddles
The Song of the Riddles
141 Air Spailpín a Rúin
Spailpín a Rúin (Spalpeen, My Love)
Performer: (pipes)
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