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Of Labour and Love
 
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of labour and love cd
 
This CD was recorded and produced in Ireland and features some of Ireland's top musicians. It is an acoustic blend of tunes on the dulcimer, three pieces featuring the sitar, including and Indian Raga, traditional and contemporary songs in English and Gaelic. This CD has alraedy been reviewed in Ireland and is touted as 'miles above' any of our previous recordings. Along with the duet of Aodh Og O'Tuama and Christy are John Spillane (vocals), Steve Cooney (guitars), Niall Vallely (concertina), Nuala Ni Chanainn (fiddle / vocals), Pat Crowley (keyboards),
Noel Barrett (bass), and DanDan Fitzgerald (drums).
 
Track Information
Track Title Origin Time Sample
1 Calliope House / Jig of Slurs Traditional 7:13  
2 Both Sides the Tweed Robert Burns 7:13
3 Raga Pahari Dhun Christy Martin / Four Shillings Short 5:05  
4

Lament for Eoin Rua / Suzanna Martin

Stephen Allison / Claudia Langille 2:54
5 Have A Nice Day Mark Graham 3:32  
6 Heavens Gate Turlough O'Carolan 5:25  
7 Gone, Gonna Rise Again Si Khan / Christy Martin 6:26  
8 Spitting Cousins Jez Lowe 4:29  
9 Foxhunters Jig / Nead Na Lachan Traditional 6:14  
10 The Bigler Traditional 5:27
11 You're Not Irish Robbie O'Connell 3:28  
12 Ramble Away Traditional 3:28
13 Common Thread Pat Humphries 3:17  
 
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