Chóisir (An)

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CHÓISIR, AN (The House Party). AKA and see "House Party (The)," "Toormore Slide (The)." Irish, Slide. "An Chóisir Cheoil" (The House Party, or The Musical Party) is the name of a mid-20th century collection (actually a series of pamphlets) of songs by the influential Seán Óg Ó Tuama. Sliabh Luachra accordion player Johnny O'Leary popularized the tune.

Recorded source: CEF 165, Máire O'Keefe - "An Chóisir" (learned from Sliabh Luachra accordion player Johnny O'Leary).


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