Rough Guide to Celtic Lullabies

Rough Guide to Celtic Lullabies

     
 

World Music Network's Rough Guide to Celtic Lullabies offers up 17 sleepy ballads from some of the genre's most esteemed purveyors, including Altan ("Dún Do Shúil"), Tommy Sands ("Night Night and Einini"), and Plethyn ("Cysga Di FySee more details below

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World Music Network's Rough Guide to Celtic Lullabies offers up 17 sleepy ballads from some of the genre's most esteemed purveyors, including Altan ("Dún Do Shúil"), Tommy Sands ("Night Night and Einini"), and Plethyn ("Cysga Di Fy Mhlentyn Tlws [Sleep, My Little One]"). The collection doesn't just limit itself to the U.K. and Ireland, as evidenced by the inclusion of offerings from fiddler Liz Carroll (United States) and harpists Alan Stivell (Brittany) and Nadia Birkenstock (Germany). The compilation also includes a bonus CD that features nine lovely instrumentals from Irish harp player Gráinne Hambly.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/26/2012
Label:
World Music Network
UPC:
0605633127324
catalogNumber:
1273
Rank:
89700

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Dún Do Shúil  -  Altan
  2. A Day And An Age  - Liz Carroll
  3. Cysga Di Fy Mhlentyn Tlws  -  Plethyn
  4. Baloo Baleerie  - Margie Butler
  5. The Fairy Child  - Brian Hughes
  6. I Wonder As I Wander  -  Kirkmount
  7. An Hirañ Noz  - Alan Stivell
  8. A Lullabye  - Teresa Doyle
  9. Si Hei Lwli Mabi  -  Plethyn
  10. Rosbeg  -  Flook
  11. Nam Bu Leam Fhin Thu Tháladhainn Thu [If You Were Mine I Would Lull You  - Christina Stewart
  12. Arran Boat Song  - Nadia Birkenstock
  13. Highland Fairy Lullaby  - Alastair McDonald
  14. All Through The Night  -  Glasgow Hebridean Choir
  15. Boo Baby's Lullaby  -  JCB
  16. Night Night And Einini  - Tommy Sands
  17. The Mermaid's Song/Song Of The Seals  -  Golden Bough

Disc 2

  1. Eleanor Plunkett  - Gráinne Hambly
  2. Soft Mild Morning/Her Golden Hair Hanging Down Her Back  - Gráinne Hambly
  3. The Jointure And Jig  - Gráinne Hambly
  4. Kitty Magennis  - Gráinne Hambly
  5. The Tosa Waltz  - Gráinne Hambly
  6. Young Terence MacDonough  - Gráinne Hambly
  7. Ag Taisteal Na Blárnen  - Gráinne Hambly
  8. King of the Blind/Carolan's Quarrel With the Landlady  - Gráinne Hambly
  9. Inis Oirr  - Gráinne Hambly

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Album Credits

Technical Credits

Liz Carroll   Composer
Alan Stivell   Composer
Bob Pegg   Arranger
Tommy Sands   Composer
Golden Bough   Arranger
Jerry Holland   Composer
Margie Butler   Arranger
Plethyn   Arranger
Ciarán Tourish   Arranger
Alastair McDonald   Composer
Teresa Doyle   Arranger
Sarah Allen   Arranger
Brian Finnegan   Composer
Gráinne Hambly   Arranger
Kirkmount   Composer
Ed Boyd   Arranger
John Joe Kelly   Arranger
Nadia Birkenstock   Arranger
John Ceiriog Hughes   Composer
Laurence Cedar   Mastering
John Armstrong   Sleeve Notes
Sproule   Arranger
Irène Rognier   translation
Ní Mhaonaigh   Arranger
Christina Stewart   Arranger
Bill Taylor   Arranger

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