Rough Guide to Celtic Lullabies

The 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 Fy Mhlentyn Tlws [Sleep, My Little One]"). The collection

Overview

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:
127694

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Dún Do Shúil
  2. A Day And An Age
  3. Cysga Di Fy Mhlentyn Tlws
  4. Baloo Baleerie
  5. The Fairy Child
  6. I Wonder As I Wander
  7. An Hirañ Noz
  8. A Lullabye
  9. Si Hei Lwli Mabi
  10. Rosbeg
  11. Nam Bu Leam Fhin Thu Tháladhainn Thu [If You Were Mine I Would Lull You
  12. Arran Boat Song
  13. Highland Fairy Lullaby
  14. All Through The Night
  15. Boo Baby's Lullaby
  16. Night Night And Einini
  17. The Mermaid's Song/Song Of The Seals

Disc 2

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

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
John Armstrong   Sleeve Notes
Sproule   Arranger
Irène Rognier   translation
Ní Mhaonaigh   Arranger
Christina Stewart   Arranger
Bill Taylor   Arranger

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