:: Title :: Medley of fiddle airs (I)
:: Genre :: air, fiddle tune
:: Performers & Instruments ::
O'Boyle, Neill [fiddle]
:: Setting :: Central Hotel
:: Location :: Letterkenny (County Donegal), North-west (Ireland)
:: Culture :: Irish, Gaelic, Irish
:: Session :: Letterkenny 2/51
:: Date :: 2/5/1951
:: Reference Information :: T3298.0, Track 1 (00:03:32)
:: Original Format :: Reel to Reel
:: Session Notes ::
1 - Alan Lomax: "Early, done for Kitty, Dunloe, Letterkenny over glen, recording Neil O'Boyle & Kitty Gallagher in Central Hotel bedroom, Letterkenny, bitter hard afternoon, done in blizzard, glenties, death, meeting M. Doherty and Haughey, with Mickey Doherty." [Source: Alan Lomax's journal]
:: Recording Notes ::
0 - Medley: Rad na mBarach [sic - possibly misrendering of Gaelic "Boer reel" or Scots Gaelic "rathad" (road)?] / The Lord of Mayo / An Droighnean Donn (The Brown Thorn) [Source: Editor]
:: Collection :: Ireland 1951 and 1953

 

 

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