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The Brendan Voyage (gift box-set)
The Brendan Voyage gift box-set, containing a copy of Tim Severin's book and Shaun Davey's CD of the same name, has been a unique item in the Tara Music catalogue for many years now, so it is with great regret that have to announce that we are going to discontinue production of the gift-set (but not The Brendan Voyage CD).
The good news is that a number of copies of this beautifully packaged gift set are still available from online retail stores.
|We have received
a limited stock of
De Dannan's classic 1991 release
This 16 track album includes, vocalist Tommy Flemming
along with Frankie Gavin, Colm Murphy, Derek Hickey
and Alec Finn.
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album of the Month
After The Break
After The Break is a classic the captures Planxty at their very best. The album was recorded in 1978 when the group reformed, having taken a break from working together in 1974 to pursue other musical avenues. Many would say, on hearing this album, that the break did them the power of good. In addition the core line-up of Christy Moore, Donal Lunny, Liam O’Flynn and Andy Irvine they were joined by The Bothy Band flautist Matt Molloy (who later left to join The Chieftains).
In addition to four of the group’s finest songs, including the unforgettable ‘Good Ship Kangaroo’, the album includes six peerless instrumentals. Uilleann piper Liam O’Flynn and Matt Molloy rekindle there long established partnership on tunes such as ‘Lord McDonald / The Chattering Magpie’ and ‘The Blackberry Blossom / Lucky In Love / The Dairy Maid’ which they learned from the playing of the late West Clare piper Willie Clancy. The crowning glory instrumentally has to be a frantic Bulgarian dance tune ‘Smeceno Horo’ which derived from Andy Irvine’s travels in Eastern Europe.. More
Available online in CD and
of Three Young Men
The Voice Squad
Music is delighted to announce the release of, ‘Concerning
Of Three Young Men’, the first new studio album
of The Voice Squad in over twenty years.
This new album once again emphasizes the group’s
Traditional Irish roots with beautiful versions of
classic Irish songs, As I Roved Out, The Rambling
Irishman, The Night Visiting Song (I Must Away), and
The Bonny Light Horseman. With twelve tracks in all,
this album captures the sound that is The Voice Squad.
Of Their Craft
Of Their Craft' is a compilation release on the
Tara Music label containing eighteen tracks from
some of the foremost artists and groups in the world
of Irish music.
Over the last thirty years Tara Music has been privileged
to have recorded and worked with artists such as
Clannad, Planxty, Shaun Davey, Stockton’s
Wing, Christy Moore, Moving Hearts and many more.
This compilation portrays these artists performing
at their best, with their music spanning genres
from World Music to Contempory Irish and Folk.
Three albums of Irish Ballads.
Classic Irish Ballads from the legendary Diarmuid O'Leary & The Bards - Memories of Ireland fearures 20 songs
that are synonymous with Ireland by The Emerald Singers
- The Best of Irish Ballads contains
13 songs from John Ahern of The Jolly Beggermen . More
are an unique duet with a wonderful wealth
of traditional music and are amongst most proficient and
exciting talents. Mastering the energy of Dance Tunes and
the emotion of Slow Airs is the highlight of these multi-award
winning traditional musicians and composers.
Soundpost and Bridle
is an excellent debut with just
pipes and fiddle, with the drones and regulators providing
the accompaniment. It’s here that the real talent
of the Neffs shows itself in fine accurate, often exhilarating,