List of Irish songs

April 13, 2016


Songs of Ireland s 1916 Rising

Plaque commemorating Liam de Noraidh

Collectors[edit]

  • William Forde (c.1759–1850)
  • O'Farrell (Patrick?) (active c.1780–1810) - uilleann piper, published the following (containing some 300 tunes):
  • Collection of National Irish Music for the Union Pipes, c.1800
  • O'Farrell's Pocket Companion for the Irish or Union Pipes, 1806-11
  • Luke O'Malley - c.1976 Luke O'Malley's Collection of Irish Music 150 jigs, reels & hornpipes
  • Fr. L. O Muiri - Amhrain Chuige Uladh, 1927, songs from the Omeath and Tyrone Gaeltacht
  • Donal O'Sullivan (1893–1973) - Songs of the Irish, 1960
  • Frank Roche (1866–1961) - born in Knocklong, County Limerick, his father was a dancing master. His first collection of two volumes was published in 1912 and revised to three volumes in 1927. The last collection in 1931, Airs and Fantasied. His works were re-issued by Ossian Publications in 1982 and consist of 566 tunes.
  • William Bradbury Ryan - 1050 Reels and Jigs Hornpipes and Clogs, Boston, 1883
  • Sean O Riada, Our Musical Heritage, The Dolmen Press, 1982, ISBN 0-85105-389-0
  • David A Wilson and Mark Spencer, Ulster Presbyterians in the Atlantic World, 4 Courts Press, ISBN 1-85182-949-0, re McCreery/John Daly Burk, p.93
Source: en.wikipedia.org
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