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  • ...The tune was popularized by Tommy and flute player Matt Molloy on their 1977 album "Molloy, Brady & Peoples." ''Source for notated version'': Tommy Peoples (Donegal/Dublin) [Breathnach]. Hear/see Molloy & Peoples play the tune on youtube.com [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e17cYSXQD7Y] (2nd tune in medley)<br>
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  • ...the tune as "Matt Peoples" on their 1985 album "Molloy, Brady and Peoples." Matt Peoples was Tommy Peoples' uncle. ''Source for notated version'': Tommy Peoples (Donegal, Dublin) [Breathnach]. ...DMPCD 9401, Karen Tweed - "Drops of Springwater" (1994). Green Linnet SIF 3018, "Molloy, Brady, and Peoples" (1985). Green Linnet GLCD 1211, Kevin Crawford - "In Good Company" (2001).</font> See/hear Molloy & Peoples play the tune on youtube.com [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e17cYSXQD7Y] (1st tune in set)<br>
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  • '''JAPANESE TOMMY'S REEL'''. American, Reel. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The name of this minstrel perfor [[File:Japanesetommy.jpg|400px|thumb|right|Thomas Dilward, AKA Japanese Tommy]] ...e performed with a number of black minstrel troupes. They referred to Thomas Dilward as “Japanese Tommy” on stage to conceal his identity as an African American and to retain the large white audience ba ...excited and thrilled white audiences with song, dance, and violin.. Also known as the African Dwarf Tommy, he impersonated women on stage. While with Hague's Minstrels in 1870 he assumed the role of a prima ...Harrison Troupe; J. E. Johnson, bones; Billy West, tambo; Thomas D. Fenner, interlocutor; Japanese Tommy, Beaumont Read, and J. Carpenter. In December, C. B. Hicks took the bone end. Wilson, Wherry, G. Cam ...t a day off would die early. For the record, one of them, Thomas Dilward, a dwarf known as Japanese Tommy, turned up very much alive in Australia, where he worked both with the Hicks Company and with the wh ...ircus building Easter 1869 with Hutchinson and Tayleure's Great American Slave Troupe with Japanese Tommy, not Japanese at all, but a Black dwarf known as the Tom Thumb of Africa. The company contained 16 ' ...elling of 'hunky-dory': ''Hunkidori''. Superlatively good. Said to be a word introduced by Japanese Tommy and to be (or to be derived from) the name of a street, or bazaar, in Yeddo [a.k.a. Tokyo].
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  • ...in east Donegal, outside the village of St. Johnston, and the next townland to Peoples' in Donega. Peoples remarks: "It is a beautifully hilly area where one can look across the river Foyle to counties Tyron ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (Donegal) [Breathnach, Bulmer & Sharpley]. ...III'''), 1985; No. 184, p. 83. Bulmer & Sharpley ('''Music from Ireland'''), 1976, vol. 4, No. 39. Peoples ('''Play Fifty Reels'''), 1986; 47. Vallely ('''Armagh Pipers Club Play 50 Reels'''), 1982; p. 22. ...(2001. Learned from County Donegal fiddler Brid Harper). Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Éireann CL13, "Tommy Peoples" (1976). Philo PHI 1152, "Sharon Shannon." Randy Miller - "The Lore of the Fingerboard" (1990).</fon
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  • ...the tune collected from the Doherty brothers as "Bean a' Tí ar Lár," possibly influenced by Tommy Peoples recording on his album "The High Road," where he follows "The Oak Tree" with "Bean a' Tí ar Lár." ''Sources for notated versions'': Boys of the Lough (Ireland/Shetland) [Brody]; fiddler Tommy Peoples, 1968 (Co. Donnegal and Dublin, Ireland) [Breathnach]; fiddlers Micky and John Doherty, 1966 (Strano ..., appears as "Old Simon's Hornpipe"). Philo 1026, Boys of the Lough- "Live." Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples and Paul Brady- "The High Part of the Road." Green Linnet SIF 3051, Frankie Gavin - "Frankie Goes to
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  • ...while McComiskey's second part includes elements of both the second and third parts played by Tommy Peoples. ...l. 1'''), 1974; No. 64. Flaherty ('''Trip to Sligo'''), 1990; pp. 48-49 (appears as "Redican's 1"). Peoples ('''Fifty Irish Fiddle Tunes'''), 1986; No. 9. ..."Carousel" (1984, as "Felix Kearney's"). Green Linnet, Deanta, "Ready for the Storm" (1994). Tommy Peoples, "The Quiet Glen" (self-released, 1998). Green Linnet Records, Joe Derrane, "Return to Inis Mor" (19
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  • ...to be a modest man, and his composition apparently circulated independent of attribution or title. Peoples' claim actually surfaced with his 1998 recording "The Quiet Glen." "Jackson's" is perhaps a more pop ''Printed sources'': Breathnach ('''CRÉ II'''), 1976; No. 163 (appears as "Gan anim/Untitled"). Peoples ('''Fifty Irish Fiddle Tunes'''), 1986; 35. ...inn" (appears erroneously as "Jackson's"). CCE CL-13, Tommy Peoples - "Tommy Peoples" (1976). Tommy Peoples - "The Quiet Glen." </font>
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  • ...]''' (An Bhantiarna Gordon). AKA - "[[Lady Gordon]]." AKA and see "[[Matt Peoples' (2)]]," "[[Tommy Peoples' Reel (10)]]." Irish, Reel. D Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. ''Source for notated version'': Brendan Mulvihill (Baltimore, MD) [Mulvihill]; Tommy Peoples (Donegal/Dublin) [Breathnach]. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>GTD Heritage HCD 008, Tommy Peoples - "Tommy Peoples: Traditional Irish Music Played on the Fiddle" (last tune of "Seán Ó Duibhir" set). </font>
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  • .... It was recorded early in the 78 RPM era by pipers Michael Gallagher and Liam Walsh. Dublin Piper Tommy Reck recorded the tune as a pipe solo on his first commercial effort, for the Copley label, paired w ...Co. Galway, in 1926 [Harker]; piper Seamus Ennis, 1959 (Dublin, Ireland) [Breathnach vol. 2]; piper Tommy Reck/Tomas Riabhach (Dublin, Ireland) [Breathnach]. ..., 1903; No. 1348, p. 252. O'Neill ('''Dance Music of Ireland: 1001 Gems'''), 1907; No. 603, p. 110. Peoples ('''Fifty Irish Fiddle Tunes'''), 1986; 28. Phillips ('''Fiddlecase Tunebook'''), 1989; p. 42. Raven ...2812, Tommy Reck (originally recorded 1971). Comhaltas Ceoltoiri CL13, Tommy Peoples. Copley 9-191, Tommy Reck. Folktrax Records FTX 075, John Doherty - "The Star of Donegal" (1975. Originally recorded 1953
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  • ''Source for notated version'': Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples [Bulmer & Sharpley]. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Comhaltas Ceoltoiri CL13, Tommy Peoples. Shanachie 34007, Tommy Peoples - "The High Part of the Road." </font>
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  • ...'' Irish, Jig. G Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABBCC. Composed by County Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Tommy Peoples TPCD 001, Tommy Peoples - "The Quiet Glen/An Gleann Ciúin" (1998).</font>
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  • ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (Donegal) [Breathnach]. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Comhaltas Ceoltoiri CL13, Tommy Peoples. Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples - "The High Part of the Road" (1976). </font>
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  • ...Reel. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. The reel is associated with Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples, who said he had the tune from one of his uncles. See also the similar "[[Two Forty]]" in Ryans/Cole ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Shanachie 78052, Tommy Peoples - "Waiting for a Call" (2003).</font>
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  • ...TTIC, THE.''' Irish, Hornpipe. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). Composed by Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Tommy Peoples TPCD 001, Tommy Peoples - "The Quiet Glen" (1998).</font>
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  • ...BB (Flaherty, Songer): AA’BB’ (Taylor/Tweed). The tune is associated with Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples who recorded an influential version. However, the source for the tune is County Donegal fiddler John ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (Co. Donegal) who had it from John Doherty) [Bulmer & Sharpley].
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  • ...ny regarding them over the years, not unlike complaints about some other record companies. See also Peoples' "La Cosa Mulligan." ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>TPCD001, Tommy Peoples - "The Quiet Glen" (1998)</font>
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  • ...illoran and Paddy Sweeney in the 1930's and continuing today with versions by Sharon Shannon, Tommy Peoples, John and Phil Cunningham, Natalie MacMaster and the groups Wild Asparagus and La Bottine Souriante, ...'s, centered around fiddler John Kelly, originally from County Kerry. The Tara Ceili Band and Tommy Peoples/Matt Malloy/Paul Brady have recorded it under the "[[John Brennan's]]" title, to name a few. It is s ...." Front Hall FHR 020, Alistair Anderson - "Dookin' for Apples" (1979). Rounder 7010, Tom Doucet - "Tommy Doucet" (1979). Solid ROCD 8, "Sharon Shannon" (1991).</font>
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  • Philo 1051, Boys of the Lough (with Tommy & Brendon Gunn, fiddle) – "Good Friends, Good Music" (1977). SOLO 7012, Tommy Peoples – "A Traditional Experience with Tommy Peoples" (appears as "The New Policeman").
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  • ...75), however, the tune was originally composed as “[[Gráinne's Jig]]” by Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples, named after his youngest daughter. ''Source for notated version'': tenor banjo player Tommy Finn (b. 1964, Marlow, Ballymote, County Sligo) [Flaherty].
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  • ...36, p. 9. O'Malley ('''Luke O'Malley's Collection of Irish Music''', vol. 1), 1976; No. 61, p. 31. Peoples ('''Fifty Irish Fiddle Tunes'''), 1986; 19. Taylor ('''Traditional Irish Music: Karen Tweed's Irish ...Corofin). Yazoo Records, Paddy Killoran & Paddy Sweeney - "The Wheels of the World, vol. 2." Tommy Peoples - "Traditional Irish Music" (appears as first tune of track 10). </font>
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  • ...ts Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples' recording of the tune on the CCE label for popularizing the tune. Peoples' source is the printing in '''Cole's 1000'''/'''Ryans Mammoth Collection''', a version that features ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Comhaltas Ceoltoiri CL13, Tommy Peoples. Shanachie 79068, Boys of the Lough - "Sweet Rural Shade." </font>
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  • ...in the late 20th century by Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples, who misnamed it "Kitty O'Shea," and, as Peoples was an influential fiddler, the "O'Shea" title has become attached to the tune. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Shanachie 79044, Tommy Peoples - "The Iron Man" (appears as "Kitty O'Shea", played in seven parts). Green Linnet GLCD 1196, 1999, K
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  • ...e Ghostly Hymns of Autumn" (2008). Ronan Browne - “Drones and Chanters, vol. 2.” Ovation, Tommy Peoples – “Master Irish Fiddle Player.” Shanachie 79033, Paddy Moloney & Sean Potts – “Tin Whistle
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  • ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (Donegal, Ireland) [Breathnach]; recorded in Ballydesmond, February, 1973, from the playing of accor ...90, Mike McHale - "The Schoolmaster's House" (2000. Learned from Pat Lavin). Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples - "The High Part of the Road" (1979). Smithsonian Folkways SFW CD 40481, Brian Conway - "First Throu
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  • ...1137, Altan - "Island Angel" (1993. Learned from Tommy Peoples). GTD Heritage Trad. HCD 008, Tommy Peoples - "Traditional Irish Music Played on the Fiddle."</font>
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  • ...s as "Farewell To Erin"). Philo 1031, Boys of the Lough- "Lochaber No More." Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples and Paul Brady- "The High Part of the Road." </font>
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  • ...E'''. Irish, Hornpipe. A Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB'. Composed by Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples (who paired it with another hornpipe of his composition, "[[Mouse in the Attic (The)]]"). ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>TPCD 001, Tommy Peoples - "The Quiet Glen" (1998).</font>
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  • ...THE''' (An Pilleadh Galanta). AKA and see "[[Return to Milltown]]," "[[Tap the Barrel]]," "[[Tommy Peoples' Reel (6)]]." Irish, Reel. Ireland, County Donegal. In the repertoire of Donegal fiddler John Dohert ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (Co. Donegal) who had it from John Doherty) [Bulmer & Sharpley].
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  • ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (Donegal, Ireland) [Brody, Boys of the Lough]; a c. 1847 music manuscript by Ellis Knowles, a musici Philo 1042, Boys of the Lough – "Piper's Broken Finger" (1976. Learned from Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples).
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  • ...urces for notated versions'': fiddler Brendan Mulvihill (Baltimore, Md.) [Mulvihill]; fiddler Tommy Peoples (County Donegal) [Breathnach]. ...ic of Ireland" (1977. Appears as the 2nd tune in the set "Jackson's Reels"). Shanachie 34007, Tommy Peoples - "The High Part of the Road." </font>
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  • ...Ivers recorded it as "[[Paul Montegue's Reel]]" and the Donegal group Altan released it as "[[Tommy Peoples' Reel (1)]]". It is barely related to Marion Thede's old-time Midwest version of "[[Jenny Nettles (2
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  • ...y or other religious site). The reel, which is usually played in E Dorian, was popularized by Tommy Peoples and is associated with him. According to Caoimhín Mac Aoidh, the reel is known as "Ril a' Sean Nós ..., Miller & Perron]; fiddler Seán Keane (County Clare, Ireland) [Breathnach]; Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples [Bulmer & Sharpley].
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  • ''Sources for notated versions'': "Mr. Townsend, Cork" [Joyce]: fiddler Tommy Peoples (County Donegal) and guitarist Paul Brady (Ireland) [Brody]; piper Seamas Ennis, 1959 (Co. Clare, Ir ..." (1977. Features a double-tracked 'duet' with himself on fiddle and flute). Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples and Paul Brady- "The High Part of the Road." Shanachie 79010, Planxty- "The Well Below the Valley."
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  • ...=41298] (1900). The strathspey has been recorded by Cape Breton fiddlers and by Irish fiddler Tommy Peoples. The title probably refers to a musical family in Aberdeenshire. Alexander Littlejohn was born in Gl ...nal Scottish Fiddling'''), 2002; p. 132. Skinner ('''The Scottish Violinist'''), 1900; p. 17. Tommy Peoples ('''50 Irish Fiddle Tunes''').
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  • ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Tommy Peoples TPCD 001, Tommy Peoples - "The Quiet Glen/An Gleann Ciúin" (1998).</font>
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  • ...cFadden, a piper and fiddler from adjoining counties in the province of Connaght [O’Neill]; Tommy Peoples and Paul Brady (Ireland) [Brody]; Brendan Mulvihill (Baltimore, Md.) [Mulvihill]; set dance music re ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples and Paul Brady "The High Part of the Road." Green Linnet 1012, Martin Mulvihill "Traditional Irish
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  • ...ecorded in the 78 RPM era as "[[Manning's Jig]]" by accordion player Peter J. Conlon, and as "Tommy Peoples'" by the Boys in the Lough. The second strain is shared with that of "[[Castlebar Races]]."
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  • ...Outlet OAS 3030, Josephine Keegan. Solo 7012, Tommy Peoples - "A Traditional Experience with Tommy Peoples" (appears under the title "The New Policeman"). </font>
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  • ...th D Major (Francie Dearg & Mickey ban O Beirn) and A Major (John Doherty & Danny O'Donnell). Tommy Peoples plays it in D Major, learned from older Donegal fiddlers. It has also been recorded as "Eamonn Coyne
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  • ''Source for notated version'': fiddler Tommy Peoples (County Donegal) [Sullivan]; piper Seán Potts (1851-1976, Ireland) [Breathnach]. ...romenade" (appears as "Reverend Brothers Jig"). "The High Part of the Road", Shanachie 29003, Tommy Peoples - "The High Part of the Road" (1976).</font>
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  • '''MOONEY'S REEL.''' AKA and see "[[Green Pease Straw]]," "[[Milkmaid (4) (The)]]," "[[Tommy Peoples Reel (2)]]." Irish, Reel. Ireland, County Donegal. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). ABB'. Caoimhin ...'': New Jersey flute player Mike Rafferty, born in Ballinakill, Co. Galway, in 1926 [Harker]; Tommy Peoples [Breathnach].
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  • ''Source for notated version'': flute player Matt Molloy & fiddler Tommy Peoples (Donegal, Ireland) [Breathnach]. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal> Comhaltas Ceoltoiri CL13, Tommy Peoples.</font>
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  • ...." Irish, Reel. Tommy Peoples' title for the tune on his album "A Traditional Experience with Tommy Peoples" (SOLO 7012).
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  • ...tranorlar, Co. Donegal, Ireland), although not on the same date [Breathnach]; Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples [Bulmer & Sharpley]. ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Shanache Records, Tommy Peoples (1976). De Danann - "Selected Jigs" (1978). Altan - "Another Sky" (appears as part of first song).
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  • ...Irish, Reel. E Major/Mixoydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AA'BB'. Composed by Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples.
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  • ...appears as one of two un-nammed reels at the beginning of the recording, from Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples). Flying Fish 70586, Trian - "Trian" (1992. As "Johnny McGreevy's"). </font>
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  • ...Sharpley, Miller). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB (Miller, Mulvhill), AA'BB' (Breathnach, O'Malley, Peoples). Composed by Bronx B/C accordion player Martin Mulhaire in the 1950's as "Martin Mulhaire's No. 9." ...ke O'Malley's Collection of Irish Music'''), vol. 1, 1976; No. 72, p. 36 (appears as "Mulhaire's"). Peoples ('''Fifty Irish Fiddle Tunes'''), 1986; 11 (appears as "Mulhaire's). ..."Warming Up" (1993). Green Linnet GLCD1182, The Tannahill Weavers - "Choice Cuts 1987-1996." Tommy Peoples - "Traditional Irish Music" (appears as last tune of "Belles of Tipperary" set).</font>
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  • ...-house dancing." Members included Jerry Moloney and Tommy Whyte on fiddles, and Stephen Moloney and Tommy Whelan on flute. The piano player with the Ballinakill Ceili Band (who recorded in the 1930's) was n ...dance music recorded live at Na Píobairí Uilleann, in the 1980's [Taylor]; Donegal fiddler Tommy Peoples [Bulmer & Sharpley]; Ballinakill Traditional Dance Players (County Galway) [Miller & Perron]; ]; New
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  • ...al alternate titles, usually named after sources (e.g. "[[Paddy Canny's]]" from Martin Hayes and "[[Tommy Coen's]]" from Hill & Linnane). The Crosses of Annagh is (or was) a popular music pub located about ''Recorded sources'': <font color=teal>Mulligan Records LUN 017, "Matt Molloy, Paul Brady, Tommy Peoples" (1978). Outlet SOLP 1044, Josephine Keegan - "Irish Traditional Music."</font>
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  • ...sh Music Played on the Fiddle." Island ILPS 9501, "The Chieftains Live" (1977). Kells Music KM9505, Tommy Keane & Jacqueline McCarthy - "The Wind Among The Reeds." Rounder 0113, Trapezoid- "Three Forks of C
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