I Know Where I’m Going ~ Jamie Sings Irish Songs ~ Songs credits & link

Jamie Sings Irish Songs
Jamie Sings Irish Songs

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Credits for Musical Selections

The Fairy Tree
Music by Vincent O’Brien
Words by Temple Lane

Kitty of Coleraine
Poem: Edward Lysaght (1763-1810)
Music credited to Samuel Lover, Arrangement by N. Clifford Page
James Joyce quotes in his novel Finnegan’s Wake

The Butcher Boy
Traditional Irish, a Michael P. Smith arrangement

Will Ye Go, Lassie, Go
Traditional Irish folksong, Arrangement by Peter Swenson

I Know Where I’m Goin’  
Traditional Irish
Arrangement Herbert Hughes Irish Country Songs

Newry Prentice Boy
Broadsheet publ by Colm O Lochlainn Irish Street Ballads
Arrangement by Jamie O’Reilly and Peter Swenson

Young Lad of the Braided Hair
Poem: Ancient Irish, Music and arrangement by Michael P. Smith

The Pretty Girl Milking Her Cow
18th c Air, Arrangement by N. Clifford Page

The Kerry Dances
By J. L. Molloy, arrangement Peter Swenson

The Last Rose of Summer
Lyrics by Thomas Moore.  Melody The Young Man’s Dream

Moore’s Irish Melodies, 1805. Original piano accompaniment by John Andrew Stevenson.
This Arrangement by N. Clifford Page and Wayland Rogers

Down By the Sally Gardens
Poem by William Butler Yeats,
Music based on The Mourne Shore melody, Herbert Hughes arrangement

Paistin Fionn (The Fair Haired Child)
Traditional, Musical arrangement unknown
Translated from the Gaelic by Samuel Ferguson

Danny Boy
Lyrics by Frederic Weatherly
Traditional tune Londonderry Air


Musical Arrangements for soprano and guitar by Peter Swenson

Songs in the public domaine with the exception of Young Lad of the Braided Hair.

Music by Michael P. Smith, ASCAP