Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
3:04
2 MacNamara's Band
2:43
3 Galway Bay
3:03
4 Top o' the Morning
2:52
5 Rosaleen
3:06
6 How Can You Buy Killarney?
3:06
7 It's the Same Old Shillelagh
2:47
8 Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That's an Irish Lullaby)
3:00
9 The Rose of Tralee
3:20
10 Dear Old Donegal
2:39
11 Danny Boy
3:15
12 St. Patrick's Day Parade
2:11
13 I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen
2:53
14 The Donovans
3:04
15 Where the River Shannon Flows
3:08
16 Eileen
3:51
17 With My Shillelagh Under My Arm
2:28
18 My Girl's an Irish Girl
3:07
19 That Tumbledown Shack in Athlone
3:02
20 Two Shillelagh O'Sullivan
3:23
21 The Isle of Innisfree
3:03
22 Who Threw the Overalls in Mrs. Murphy's Chowder?
2:31
23 Did Your Mother Come From Ireland
3:14
24 Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral
3:20

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Shamus O'Connor (songwriter) (track 2)
James Royce Shannon (tracks 8, 8, 24)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 11)
Arthur Colahan (track 3)
Dick Farrelly (songwriter) (track 21)
Thomas P. Westendorff (1875) (track 13)
lead vocals:
Bing Crosby (1941-07-05) (track 11)
Bing Crosby (1945-07-17) (tracks 8, 13)
lyricist:
James Royce Shannon (tracks 8, 8, 24)
Arthur Colahan (track 3)
Dick Farrelly (songwriter) (track 21)
John J Stamford (songwriter) (track 2)
Thomas P. Westendorff (1875) (track 13)
Frederick Edward Weatherly (1910 – 1913) (track 11)
The Jesters (Irish group from the '40s) (1945) (track 2)
orchestra:
John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (1941-07-05) (track 11)
John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (1945-07-17) (tracks 8, 13)
publisher:
Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. (USA, publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 11)
recorded at:
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1941-07-05) (track 11)
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1945-07-17) (tracks 8, 13)
arrangements:
Danny Boy (arr. Joseph Flummerfelt) (track 11)
Danny Boy (James Last arrangement) (track 11)
Danny Boy (arr. Gamley) (track 11)
Danny Boy (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 11)
Macnamara’s Band (track 2)
cover recording of:
Danny Boy (1941-07-05) (track 11)
I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen (1945-07-17) (track 13)
is based on:
Londonderry Air (track 11)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
later versions:
I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen (Elvis Presley arrangement) (track 13)
recording of:
Galway Bay (track 3)
McNamara’s Band (1945 song) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Bing Crosby Medley (tracks 8, 8, 24)
revision of:
MacNamara’s Band (track 2)

Release

ASIN: US: B000002OZL [info]