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composer: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
lyricist: Cathal McGarvey
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/composition/mc0002367539 [info]
http://www.allmusic.com/composition/mc0002471296 [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/54422 [info]
Wikidata: Q751901 [info]
arrangements: Star of the County Down (Oysterband arrangement)
is the basis for: Young Men and Maids
later parody versions: The Starbucks of County Down
version of: Dives and Lazarus

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1988-09-15 Star of the County Down live Van Morrison & The Chieftains 2:46
1990-07-11 Star of Country Down live Van Morrison 2:31
1995-12-17 Star of the County Down (live, 1995-12-17: Point Theatre, Dublin, Ireland) live Van Morrison 2:33
2001-11 – 2002-01 Star of the County Down Rosheen 5:07
2012-07-21 The Star of the County Down (live, 2012-07-21: Zitadelle Mainz, Mainz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany) live Loreena McKennitt 3:49
Butterfly/Star of the County Down Na Fidleiri 4:30
County Down Allan Ricketts 3:32
County Down Phil Keaggy 5:43
County Down 69th Pennsylvania Irish Volunteer Band 4:20
County Down Danú 4:50
County Down Danú ?:??
Green Glens of Antrim / Star of County Down [unknown] 1:24
Midnight on the Water / Star of the County Down Jerry Read Smith & Tom Fellenbaum 2:53
Orchestral Set #1: Star of the County Down / An Chois Tinn / Sheebeg and Sheemore John Mock 6:55
Parting Glass / Star of the County Down Jesse Linder and Friends 6:28
Rosie McGann (Star of the County Dawn) M.É.Z. és Hobo 2:12
Song: Star of the County Down Inis Fail 2:45
Star (of the County Down) (Live) live Enter the Haggis 5:32
Star (of the County Down) Enter the Haggis 5:15
Star Medley: Star of the County Down / Star of Munster medley Gypsy Guerrilla Band 4:01
Star of County Down Glengarry Bhoys 2:42
Star of County Down The Swingle Singers 2:33
Star of County Down Dan McClerren 2:37
Star of County Down Dan Cleary 3:19
Star of the Co Down O'Donnell Abu Orchestra 3:13
Star of the Co. Down The Drunk Butchers 2:15
Star of the Co. Down Boggin Leprechaun 4:06
Star of the Co. Down The Racoons 2:02
Star of the Co. Down Touchwood 3:55
Star of the Co. Down/Morrison's Jig medley Celtic Heart 4:08
Star of the Country Down Five Alive 5:38
Star of the Country Down Voices of Ireland 2:01
Star of the Country Down Emerald Rose 2:53
Star of the Country Down Folk UnderGround ?:??
Star of the Country Down Barnbrack 1:55
Star of the Country Down Folk Like Us 3:13
Star of the Country Down Kiera Dawn 1:50
Star of the Country Down Jasper Coal 3:28
Star of the Country Down Rising Gael 5:20
Star of the Country Down Orthodox Celts 2:25
Star of the Country Down Curtis & Loretta 2:47
Star of the Country Down The Poxy Boggards 2:19
Star of the Country Down instrumental Brigan 2:43
Star of the Country Down Sheer Pandemonium 5:43
Star of the Country Down Yo‐Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer & Mark O’Connor 4:45
Star of the County Down God Is My Co-Pilot 2:35
Star of the County Down The Clare Voyants 3:35
Star of the County Down Neck 4:22
Star of the County Down Ockham’s Razor 4:20
Star of the County Down Wolfe Tones 2:42
Star of the County Down Kindred Voices 1:35
Star of the County Down Marijanh 5:12
Star of the County Down Culann's Hounds 3:45
Star of the County Down Crossing the Borders 3:34
Star of the County Down Linda Brockinton 2:06
Star of the County Down The Boys of the Isle 2:31
Star of the County Down Celtas Cortos 3:16
Star of the County Down The Statesmen 3:07
Star of the County Down Clan na Gael 2:20
Star of the County Down Brocelïande 4:50
Star of the County Down Ned Spurlock 4:00
Star of the County Down Brobdingnagian Bards 4:06
Star of the County Down Garifin 5:23
Star of the County Down Emerald Rose 2:56
Star of the County Down Ryan & Rachel O’Donnell 2:37
Star of the County Down Na'Bodach ?:??
Star of the County Down The Irish Rovers 2:42
Star of the County Down Mitzie Collins and Roxanne Ziegler 4:25
Star of the County Down Connemara Stone Company 2:51
Star of the County Down The Boys of the Isle 2:31
Star of the County Down Alisa Jones Wall 3:30
Star of the County Down Fair Isle Folk 3:15
Star of the County Down The Irish Rovers 2:19
Star of the County Down The Minstrels of Mayhem 3:10
Star of the County Down [unknown] 1:50
Star of the County Down Ryan & Rachel O’Donnell 3:28
Star of the County Down Northwind 3:20
Star of the County Down The Tim Malloys ?:??
Star of the County Down Riverdance 2:00
Star of the County Down Fair Haven 2:24
Star of the County Down Double Indemnity 3:06
Star of the County Down (live, 2001-05-25: Sala Kongresowa, Warsaw, Poland) Van Morrison 2:43
Star of the County Down Fiddler's Green 5:07
Star of the County Down Wild Mountain Thyme 1:47
Star of the County Down The Pogues 2:34
Star of the County Down Van Morrison & The Chieftains 2:42
Star of the County Down Kathleen Hartshorne 2:34
Star of the County Down Lorie Line 4:25
Star of the County Down Whistling to the bird 2:30
Star of the County Down Glenn Morgan 3:48
Star of the County Down Emerald Rose 2:40
Star of the County Down Brush Shiels 3:04
Star of the County Down Charlene Helen Berry 3:03
Star of the County Down The Jolly Rogues 2:28
Star of the County Down [unknown] 2:46
Star of the County Down Orthodox Celts 2:22
Star of the County Down Neil Brophy & Fiddler on the Hoof 3:27
Star of the County Down Dulcimer Dan & The Blue Skies Band 3:24
Star of the County Down Celtic Underground 3:28
Star of the County Down Double Down 3:22
Star of the County Down Empty Hats 3:03
Star of the County Down Molly Maguire 3:34
Star of the County Down The Keltics 2:23
Star of the County Down Roger Taradel 3:11
Star of the County Down Dean Shostak 4:59
Star of the County Down Brigham Young University Concert Choir 2:22
Star of the County Down Tartan Terrors 2:29
Star of the County Down The von Trapp Children 1:53
Star of the County Down Ed Stauff 3:41
Star of the County Down Hannah Stoppel 2:47
Star of the County Down Prydein 3:24
Star of the County Down 3 Med Och En Utan 2:49
Star of the County Down Ceann 3:31
Star of the County Down Waxie's 2:55
Star of the County Down Straight Furrow 4:02
Star of the County Down Mark Guiser 2:51
Star of the County Down Tiny McNeela & The Boys 3:32
Star of the County Down Shira Kammen 2:44
Star of the County Down Old No.7 2:10
Star of the County Down 3 Pints Gone 2:16
Star of the County Down [unknown] 0:29
Star of the County Down [unknown] 3:25
Star of the County Down El McMeen 3:24
Star of the County Down Wild Oats 5:56
Star of the County Down Her Pillow 2:18
Star of the County Down Fiddler Dave Tweedie & Michael Stanwood 4:50
Star of the County Down Modena City Ramblers ?:??
Star of the County Down Yellow Rose 3:16
Star of the County Down Great Drunkards 3:31
Star of the County Down Belfast Lads 3:02
Star of the County Down Bill Grogan's Goat 3:35
Star of the County Down Blackriders 3:15
Star of the County Down Leo McCaffrey 2:00
Star of the County Down Eclectic Dance Orchestra 4:48
Star of the County Down Chris Angel 3:07
Star of the County Down Carrie Crompton with The Barolk Folk 2:41
Star of the County Down Jonathan Ramsey 2:31
Star of the County Down The High Kings 3:31
Star of the County Down Chris Caswell 6:30
Star of the County Down (live, 1990-07-11: Montreux Jazz Festival, Casino de Montreux, Montreux, Switzerland) Van Morrison 2:13
Star of the County Down The Skillalah 3:41
Star of the County Down instrumental Béla Fleck and the Flecktones 4:22
Star of the County Down The King’s Singers 3:33
Star of the County Down Tears for Beers ?:??
Star of the County Down Fiddler's Green 3:22
Star of the County Down Ruadan 2:28
Star of the County Down Tinsmith 4:13
Star of the County Down Paddy Homan 2:09
Star of the County Down Rapalje 4:32
Star of the County Down Roger Whittaker 3:27
Star of the County Down Gordian Knot 2:50
Star of the County Down Modena City Ramblers ?:??
Star of the County Down Sheoda & Margaret Brennan 3:36
Star of the County Down Locklin Road 2:35
Star of the County Down [unknown] 1:40
Star of the County Down Tony Elman 3:16
Star of the County Down Van Morrison & The Chieftains 2:42
Star of the County Down The Mahones 4:19
Star of the County Down Joemy Wilson 4:30
Star of the County Down Deborah Henson-Conant 3:07
Star of the County Down The Irish Tenors 2:06
Star of the County Down Willowgreen 4:25
Star of the County Down MacKeel 3:11
Star of the County Down Celtic Nots 4:21
Star of the County Down Jim Post 2:49
Star of the County Down Leo McCaffrey 2:01
Star of the County Down The Fenians 3:23
Star of the County Down Sláinte 5:07
Star of the County Down Fair Isle Folk 3:14
Star of the County Down MacKeel 3:10
Star of the County Down The Skels 2:32
Star of the County Down Celtic Cross ?:??
Star of the County Down Homeland 2:42
Star of the County Down Galahad 4:29
Star of the County Down Celtic Soul 3:35
Star of the County Down The Irish Tenors ?:??
Star of the County Down El McMeen 3:23
Star of the County Down New Ireland Orchestra 4:23
Star of the County Down The Racoons 1:57
Star of the County Down Joe Craven 5:57
Star of the County Down Belfast Food 3:24
Star of the County Down Red Shamrock ?:??
Star of the County Down Joe Jewell 2:35
Star of the County Down Paddy Schmidt 3:02
Star of the County Down Energy Orchard 3:31
Star of the County Down Sláinte with Tacoma Youth Chorus 5:04
Star of the County Down The Lagan 4:02
Star of the County Down (acoustic) Fiddler's Green 2:30
Star of the County Down (arr. Douglas Wagner) The Choir of Kenrick Glennon Seminary 2:23
Star of the County Down (live) live Van Morrison and John Lee Hooker 2:30
Star of the County Down (Song) Jennifer Mylod and The Boys of County O'Cean 4:09
Star of the County Down / Bonaparte Crossing the Rocky Mountains The Homespun Ceilidh Band 3:57
Star of the County Down / Julia Delaney The Ecclestons 5:58
Star of the County Down / My Irish Molly-O / Are You There, Moriarty / Mick McGillian's Ball The Sean O'Neill Band 4:38
Star of the County Down / O'Carolan's Cottage Aryeh Frankfurter 6:13
Star of the County Down / Planxty Fanny Power Laurie Fisher 4:39
Star of the County Down / Road to Lisdoonvarna / Connaughtman's Rambles Misty River 3:57
Star of the County Down, The Fighting 69th The Fenians 5:56
Star of the County Down/Mist Covered Mountains Sunita Staneslow 3:04
Star of the County Down/Pretty Maid Milking a Cow Maugorn 9:48
Stars of County Down Emily Cullen 2:08
The County Down Whistlestop 4:41
The Fayre of County Down Van Morrison 2:24
The Fayre of County Down Van Morrison 2:25
The Flower of the County Down Sean Doyle 3:00
The Scar of the County Down Celtic Spirit ?:??
The Star of County Down Linn Barnes and Allison Hampton 3:04
The Star of County Down The Celtic Harp 1:58
The Star of County Down Disreflect 3:10
The Star of County Down Taheny & Reid 3:25
The Star of County Down Gilbert Paeffgen & Joe McHugh 4:01
The Star of County Down Patrick Ball 3:01
The Star of County Down The Swigshift 3:58
The Star of County Down Birralee Blokes, Justine Favell, Paul Holley 2:27
The Star of County Down Stephanie Claussen 2:02
The Star of County Down Ardie Boggs 1:58
The Star of County Down Jig Rig 2:50
The Star of County Down Brian Baynes 3:31
The Star of County Down Claire Hamilton 2:00
The Star Of County Down Garden of Delight 4:07
The Star of County Down Jig Medley(Brian Welsh, Ray Casserly) medley The Hounds of Ulster 3:00
The Star of County Down-If You Could Hie to Kolob Fiddlesticks 4:22
The Star of County Down/Childgrove Suni McGrath 5:00
The star of the County Down Irish Fake 3:31
The Star of the County Down The Celtic Tenors 2:16
The Star of the County Down The Irish Rovers 2:44
The Star of the County Down Innisfree Ceoil 2:59
The Star of the County Down The Sally Gardens 3:13
The Star of the County Down Golden Bough 5:06
The Star of the County Down [unknown] 3:00
The Star of the County Down Molly 3:20
The Star of the County Down Arcona Reel Band 3:57
The Star of the County Down Ben Watkins 2:13
The Star of the County Down Greenhouse 5:32
The Star of the County Down John McCormack 2:03
The Star of the County Down Morrigan's Wake 3:32
The Star of the County Down Micamac 4:20
The Star of the County Down The Irish Actors Theatre Company 2:42
The Star of the County Down Ronan Drury 2:50
The Star of the County Down Neck 3:39
The Star of the County Down Cromdale 5:49
The Star of the County Down The Pogues ?:??
The Star of the County Down Loreena McKennitt 3:34
The Star of the County Down The Bishops Finger 3:07
The Star of the County Down [unknown] 6:50
The Star of the County Down Buskers 3:54
The Star of the County Down Taispí 3:39
The Star of the County Down tonynara 3:07
The Star of the County Down The Shenanigans 3:10
The Star of the County Down John McCormack ?:??
The Star of the County Down Killarney Singers 1:10
The Star of the County Down William Jackson 3:07
The Star of the County Down The Burly Minstrels 3:25
The Star of the County Down Robert White 2:20
The Star of the County Down Highland Fling 2:54
The Star of the County Down Folksinger 3:31
The Star of the County Down The Gardyne Chamber Ensemble 3:06
The Star of the County Down The Reelies 3:17
The Star of the County Down Seamus Kennedy 2:41
The Star of the County Down Neck 4:16
The Star of the County Down Stephen Bennett 5:04
The Star of the County Down Canticle 1:37
The Star of the County Down William Jackson 3:07
The Star of the County Down Flying Fish Sailors 4:09
The Star of the County Down Quilty 2:57
The Star of the County Down John McCormack 2:04
The Star of the County Down Finbar Wright 2:52
The Star Of The County Down Glen of Guinness 2:20
The Star Of The County Down Energy Orchard 3:30
The Star Of The County Down Franco Morone 5:24
The Star of the County Down (Busta Hollywood mix) Neck 4:16
The Star of the County Down (live) live The Pogues 3:16
The Star Of The County Down [trad.] Noel McLoughlin 2:45
The Star of the County Down / Sweeney's Buttermilk / Jenny's Chicken Kevin Burke & Micheál Ó Domhnaill 4:28
The Star of the County Downe Jon Boden, Joey Oliver, John Spiers & Ian Giles 2:26
The Star of the County Town Lads Go Buskin’ 4:34
Waltzes (Ireland) instrumental and medley Flying Tomatoes 4:05