Aelion na Ruaen

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AELION NA RUAEN. AKA and see "Aileen Aroon," "Eileen Aroon." Irish, Air. This famous Irish melody was recorded (with this spelling) by the Belfast Northern Star of July 15th, 1792, as played by one of ten Irish harp masters at the last great convocation of ancient Irish harpers, the Belfast Harp Festival, held that week (Flood, 1906).

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