World Library of Folk and Primitive Music, Volume 2: Ireland

~ Release by Various Artists (see all versions of this release, 1 available)


Assorted Irish folk music of various traditions. Recorded at 1951 by Alan Lomax and Séamus Ennis.

Annotation last modified on 2007-09-14 21:06 UTC.


CD 1
1An Cailín Aerach
Maire O'Sullivan0:55
2The Banks of the Roses
Séamus Ennis1:33
3An Binnsín Luachra
Maire O'Sullivan1:28
4The Brown Thorn
Sean Moriarty1:13
5Sack of Potatoes & Maid of Mount Kisco
The Ballinakill Céilidhe Band2:02
6Dance to Your Daddy / Cucanandy
Elizabeth Cronin1:56
7An Mhaighdean Mhara
recording of:
An Mhaighdean Mhara
written in:
lyricist and composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
Kitty Gallagher1:33
8The Fairy Lullaby
Maire O'Sullivan1:43
9The Fox Chase
Mickey Doherty2:40
10The Rocks of Bawn
Séamus Ennis1:20
11Amhrán Fosuíochta
Maggie McDonagh0:52
12The Bold Tenant Farmer
Mickey Cronin2:01
13The Lark in the Morning
The Ballinakill Céilidhe Band1:33
Mary Joyce1:05
15Bean Phaidin
Colm Keane1:20
16She Moved Through the Fair
Margaret Barry2:23
17Morrissey and the Russian Sailor
Johnny "Ringo" McDonagh3:07
18The Copperplate Reel
Séamus Ennis & Steven Foldan1:01
19Whiskey in the Jar
cover recording of:
Whiskey in the Jar (traditional)
lyricist and composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
Carlin Music Corporation and EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1993)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 533)
Séamus Ennis2:07
20Mo Ghrádh-Sa An Jug Mór Is é Lán
Kate Moynihan1:00
21The Woman of the House
Séamus Ennis1:22
22Cois Abhainn Na Séad
Maire Keohane0:56
23Innsin Bhéil Átha 'N Ghaorthaidh
Gubnait Cronin0:59
24Cití Na gCumann
Maire O'Sullivan1:34
25Molly Bawn
Séamus Ennis1:57
26The Lament for Una Bhán
Seán Mac Donnchadha0:44
27Keen for a Dead Child
Kitty Gallagher1:43
28Were You at the Rock?
Séamus Ennis2:19
29Soldier, Soldier
Colm Keane1:30
30What Would You Do?
Elizabeth Cronin0:38
31Mrs. McGrath
cover recording of:
Mrs. McGrath
lyricist and composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 678) and Roud Folk Song Index (number: 678)
Séamus Ennis1:48
32The Death of Brugh
Johnny "Ringo" McDonagh1:40
33The Bucks of Oranmore
Séamus Ennis1:45



compiler:Alan Lomax
ASIN:US: B000007S7Z [info]