Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 BSO Braveheart
London Symphony Orchestra 2:50
2 Fairytale in New York
The Pogues & Kirsty MacColl 4.5 4:34
3 Her Mantle So Green
Sinéad O’Connor 3 5:37
4 The Celtic Soul Brothers (More, Please, Thank You)
Dexys Midnight Runners 3:10
5 The Water Is Wide
e2K 4:53
6 Borders of Salt
Dan Ar Braz 4:20
7 Belfast Child
Simple Minds 4 6:41
8 Fotheringay
Fairport Convention 3:04
9 Caisleán Óir
Clannad 2:08
10 Flowers of the Forest
Mike Oldfield 4 6:02
11 Vou-Me Embora Vou Partir
Vitorino 3:26
12 Cantigas De Maio
Sétima Legião 6:29
13 María Soliña
Carlos Núñez 3:46
14 Bygone Days
Eileen Ivers 2 6:00
15 Peacemaker
Moya Brennan 4:25

Credits

CD 1

fiddle:
Steve Wickham (track 3)
violin:
Eileen Ivers (track 14)
bagpipe:
Joanie Bowler (track 14)
whistle:
Kieran Kiely (track 3)
percussion:
Pete Lockett (track 3)
piano:
John Boswell (track 14)
additional performer:
Teresa Salgueiro (track 13)
additional programming:
Henry Jackman (track 10)
arranger:
Mike Oldfield (tracks 10, 10)
Simple Minds (track 7)
Brian Keane (US film composer, producer & musician) (track 14)
assistant engineer:
Gregg Jackman (track 10)
Tom Newman (producer, guitarist) (track 10)
composer:
Jeremy Fax Miner (track 2)
Shane MacGowan (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 5, 7, 10, 10)
Sandy Denny (track 8)
conductor:
Brian Keane (US film composer, producer & musician) (track 14)
engineer:
Chris Dickie (track 2)
Nick Lacey (engineer) (track 2)
Mike Oldfield (track 10)
Roy Spong (track 2)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 5)
Sandy Denny (track 8)
Hugh Roberton (track 10)
Simple Minds (track 7)
mixer:
Alan Branch (track 3)
Adrian Sherwood (track 3)
orchestra:
performer:
The Pogues (Irish-British Celtic punk band) (track 2)
producer:
Alan Branch (track 3)
Trevor Horn (track 7)
Steve Lillywhite (track 2)
Stephen Lipson (track 7)
Dónal Lunny (track 3)
Sinéad O’Connor (track 3)
Adrian Sherwood (track 3)
Mike Oldfield (track 10)
vocals:
Sinéad O’Connor (track 3)
Kirsty MacColl (track 2)
writer:
Micky Billingham (track 4)
Moya Brennan (formerly known as Máire Brennan) (track 9)
Kevin Rowland (track 4)
publisher:
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 2)
warlock Music Ltd. (track 8)
mixed at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 2)
recorded at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 2)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 87) (track 5)
Child Ballads (number: 204) (track 5)
is based on:
O Waly, Waly (track 5)
is the basis for:
The Water Is Wide (James Taylor arrangement) (track 5)
later translated versions:
Conte de Nova York (track 2)
La mer est immense (track 5)
later versions:
The Water Is Wide (track 5)
medley of:
Mingulay Boat Song (track 10)
Flowres of the Forrest (catch-all for traditional work found in John Skene Manuscript c. 1630) (track 10)
recording of:
Belfast Child (track 7)
Caislean Óir (track 9)
Fotheringay (track 8)
Mingulay Boat Song (track 10)
The Water Is Wide (18th Century shanty) (track 5)
Flowers of the Forest (adaptation by Mike Oldfield) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Flowers of the Forest (adaptation by Mike Oldfield) (track 10)
version of: