Hibernan Rhapsody

Frankie Gavin & De Dannan

PED9601

Tracklist
  1. Hibernian Rhapsody
  2. The Water Is Wide
  3. Donegal Reels
  4. The Garden Valley
  5. George Ross' Horn Pipes
  6. Humours of Lissadel & Jimmy Picking Cockles
  7. Erin Ni Neosainn Ce Hi
  8. The Irish Girl
  9. Do It In Jig Time
  10. Danny Boy
  11. Noel Hill's
  12. The Mountains of Pommeroy
  13. The Girl That Broke My Heart
  14. The Rose and The Briar
  15. Lark On The Strand
  16. Fios Na Siochanna (Nessan Dorma)

Sleeve Notes

De Dannan

FRANKIE GAVIN - Fiddle, flute, tin whistle and piano
ALEC FINN - Guitar and bazouki
TOMMY FLEMMING - Vocals
COLM MURPHY - Bodhran
DEREK HICKEY - Accordion

With Thanks To: John faulkner for help with production and backing vocals; Carl Hession for string arrangements and piano; Eugene Kelly for Keyboard; Jackie Small for Irish lyric on 'Fios Na Siochanna'; Amanda Walsh for backing vocal on 'Garden Valley'; Patricia Gleeson; Mary Rose McNall; Niamh Doherty; Malcolm Green for string sections; Philip Donnelly for dobro guitar; Bruno Staehelin for keyboard on 'Do It In Jig Time'

Mask Artwork - Richard Ward
Cover Design - Alec Finn with Shane Minihan
Title - Frankie Gavin

Many thanks to Godin Guitars, Quebec, Canada

Recorded in December 1995 at Xeric Studios, Edward St., Limerick, Ireland

Engineered and mixed by Pearse Gilmore
Studio Co-ordinator - Edel Ni Dhuinn
Published by Peregrine Music

Track Notes

1. HIBERNIAN RHAPSODY
Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Frankie - Whistle and Fiddle, Colm- Bodhran.
Composed by Freddie Mercury
Arranged by De Dannan. Concept: Alec Finn

2. THE WATER IS WIDE
Tommie - Vocal, Alec - Guitar, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Flute.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

3. DONEGAL REELS
Frankie - Fiddle, Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki, Colm - Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

4. GARDEN VALLEY
Tommy - Vocal, Alec - Guitar, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Fiddle, Amanda Walsh - Backing Vocals.
Composed by Dougy McClane

5. GEORGE ROSS' HORNPIPES
Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Fiddle, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Colm- Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

6. HUMOURS OF LISSADEL & JENNY PICKING COCKLES
Frankie - Fiddle, Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Colm- Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

7. ERIN NI NEOSAINN CE HI
Tommy - Vocal, Alec - Guitar & Bazouki, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Fiddle & Flute, Colm- Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

8. THE IRISH GIRL
Tommy - Vocal, Alec - Guitar & Bazouki, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Fiddle & Flute.
Composed Ralph McTell

9. DO IT IN JIG TIME
Frankie - Fiddle, Alec - Guitar & Bazouki, Aidian Coffey - Accordian, Colm- Bodhran, Bruno - Keyboard.
Composed by Frankie Gavin

10. DANNY BOY
Tommy - Vocal, Alec - Guitar, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Whistle.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

11. NOEL HILLS'
Frankie - Fiddle, Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Colm - Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

12. THE MOUNTAINS OF POMMEROY
Frankie - Fiddle, Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Colm - Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

13. THE GIRL THAT BROKE MY HEART
Frankie - Fiddle, Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Colm - Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

14. THE ROSE AND THE BRIAR
Tommy - Vocal, Alec - Guitar & Bazouki, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Fiddle, philip - Dobr.
Composed by Alan Taylor

15. LARK ON THE STRAND
Frankie - Fiddle, Derek - Accordion, Alec - Bazouki & Guitar, Colm - Bodhran.
Traditional Arr. De Dannan

16. FIOS NA SIOCHANNA (NESSAN DORMA)
Tommy - Vocal, Alec - Guitar, Derek - Accordion, Frankie - Whistle.
Music by Puccini, Words Jackie Small, Concept Alec Finn, Arr. De Dannan