Celtic Folk Music and Culture

Print Sources (Music & Text) in the Ted McGraw Collection

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 Title:  Folksongs & ballads popular in Ireland, Vol. 2
  Contributor:  Loesberg, John (collector, arranger, editor)
  Publisher:  Ossian Publications
  Place of Publication:  Cork
  Date of Publication:  1980
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  Publication Number:  ISBN 094600501X
  Number of Pages:  70 p.
  Binding Style:  Staple-bound
  Dimensions:  8.5 in.
  Contents:  The raggle taggle gypsies -- The shores of Amerikay -- Peggy gordon -- I know my love -- The holy ground -- Mrs. McGrath -- I'm a rover and seldom sober -- The black velvet band -- Follow me up to Carlow -- The blacksmith -- The west's awake -- Danny boy -- The whistlin' gypsy rover -- The beggerman's song -- Avondale -- Nora -- Kelly the boy from Killane -- The banks of the Ohio -- Maids when you're young -- The Galway races -- Sam Hall -- Boston city -- The nightingale -- My Lagan love -- I know where I'm going -- Glory o to our bold Fenian men -- Carrigdhoun -- Van Dieman's land -- The Curragh of Kildare -- The drunken sailor -- The well below the valley -- God save Ireland -- The croppy boy -- The riddle song -- Johnny I hardly knew yeh -- Still I love him -- The road to Dundee -- Plaisir d'amour -- The hills of Connemara -- Paddy works on the railway -- The praties -- Fare thee well Enniskillen -- The Limerick rake -- The wild colonial boy -- Hush little baby -- All 'round my hat -- Mairi's wedding -- The butcher boy -- Sally garden -- The parting glass
  Notes:  Includes musical notation for the melodies, plus guitar chords. Includes notes on the origins of all the songs, plus hints for guitar accompaniment.
  Format:  Pamphlet
  Subject - Culture:  Irish
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  Subject - Genre:  Song-book