The Music Of Ireland: Jigs And Reels (Irish Folk Music)

The Music Of Ireland: Jigs and Reels is a compilation album by Michael Irish Band Feeny which includes fourteen beautiful Irish folk songs. The album is also available on Amazon here.

Many instrumentalists interpreting the traditional folk music of Ireland make significant use of harp in their performances. Photographed is a harpist in Donegal, northern Ireland. Image source: www.pixabay.com

Tracklist:

  1. The Maudabawn Chapel/Wild Irishman, the/Moher Reel (composed by Martin Byrnes) performed by Kevin Burke/Mícheál Ó Domhnaill 2:57
  2. Paddy O’Brien’s/Scatter the Mud/Arthur Darley’s (performed by Gerald Trimble) 4:35
  3. The Stone in the Field/The Steeplechase/The Culfodda Reel (performed by James Keane) 3:17
  4. Dillon’s Fancy/Miads in the Meadow/Toss the Feathers (performed by Kevin Crawford) 3:10
  5. Paddy Fahy’s Jig/Sean Ryan’s Jig (performed by Martin Hayes) 5:06
  6. Robbie Hannan’s Jigs (performed by Jerry O’Sullivan) 2:25
  7. Johnny Doherty’s/Seán Cheo/Lady Gordon (performed by Joanie Madden) 3:24
  8. The Congress Reel/Down the Broom/Star of Munster (traditional composition) performed by The Irish Tradition 4:29
  9. Humors of Ballyloughlin/Knocknagow (composed by Eileen Ivers/traditional composition) performed by Eileen Ivers 4:26
  10. The Green Fields of Woodford/Cat’s Rambles (performed by Jack Coen) 2:14
  11. The Bucks of Oranmore/Wind That Shakes the Barley (performed by Joe Burke and Charlie Lennon) 2:18
  12. The Cúl Aodh Jig/Blue Angel (performed by Buttons & Bows) 3:20
  13. Dunmore Lassies/McFadden’s Handsome Daughter (performed by Mick Moloney) 2:39
  14. The Scully Casey’s/Tidy Woman (performed by John Williams) 4:05


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