Copperplate Time 225
presented by Alan O’Leary



I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:    High Spirits.     The Philosopher’s Stone
2. Polka 4:     Neili’s Polka.         Download
3. Ushers Island:     
Sean Keane’s.      Ushers Island
4. Sean Keane:       
The Man from Connemara.    Burren Backroom Series
      James Carty:    Jamsie Gannon’s Waltz/Michael Dwyer’s       Hiding Daylight in Dark Corners
5. Dan Brouder & Angelina Carberry:     Gorman’s/Tommy Potts/Alice’s Reel/ Finbarr Dwyer’s.
A Waltz for Joy
6. Danu:     The Willow Tree.     Buan
Mary McNamara & PJoe Hayes:
McGreevy’s/Miss McGuinness/Sweetheart Reel.
Trad Music from East Ckare
7. Bobby Casey:     Poll Ha’penny/Scully Casey’s.      The Spirit of West Clare
8. Joe Heaney:      The Widow from Mayo.                     Joe & Gabe
           Liam O’Flynn:    Bean Dubh an Gleanna.            The Piper’s Call
9. Des Donnelly:          Colonel Fraser.                Remember Des Donnelly
10. Gerry O’Connor  The Bag of Spuds/The Copperplate.            No Place Like Home
11. Christy Moore:          Beeswing.       Burning Times
12. Fairport Convention:     Slip Jig & Reels.     The Jewel In The Crown
13. Open The Door 43:        Charming Mary.       The Joyful Hour
15. David Bromberg:          Dallas Rag/Maple Leaf Rag.              How Late’l Ya Play Till?
               Tim Buckley:          Morning Glory.                                     Live In London
16. The Gloaming:               The Sailor’s Bonnet.                             Live at the NCH
17. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:     High Spirits.                     The Philosopher’s Stone




Copperplate Time 224
presented by Alan O’Leary



I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:
   High Spirits.                          The Philosopher’s Stone
2. 4 Men & A Dog:                              Lucy Campbell’s.                  Wallop The Spot
3. Moving Cloud:                              
Chinese Polka Set                 Moving Cloud
4. Open The Door43:                        
Creeping Jane.                     The Joyful Hours
           Andy Irvine:                            The Plains of KIldare.           Irvine & Brady
5. Tommy Guihen:     High Hills of Largy/The Mossy Banks.       The Torn Jacket
6. Dermot Byrne:                                Kate Smith’s/The Victoria HP.     Dermot Byrne
7. The Friel Sisters:
Humours of Ballyloughlin/The Rakes of Clonmel/Kilkenny Jig. The Friel Sisters
7. Padraigin Ni Ullachain:      Peigin Leitr Moir.        A Stor A Stoirin
8. Patsy Hanley: Ah Surely/Martin Wynne’s.                 2ndJimmy McHugh Concert
9. Frankie Gavin:                  Man of the House/The Providence.                 Fierce Traditional
10. Matt Molloy & John Carty: Francie Campbell’s/Out of the Ashes.         Out of The Ashes
11. Con O’Driscoil:                               The Irish Piper.                                The Spoons Murder
12. Mick O’Brien & Caomhin O’Raghallaigh:   An Builteoir/Enchanted Lady/The Holy Land.   Deadly Buzz
13. Joanna Hyde & Tadhg O’Meachair:          Prelude.                                 One For The Foxes
14. Tommy Peoples:  Boy in The Gap/Morning Thrush/Maids of Castlebar.  Recorded @ Fiddler’s Hearth
15. Moving Cloud:     Colonel McBain/Grogan’s Fav/Sailor on the Rock.      Moving Cloud
16. Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh:          Where Foxglove.                      Foxglove & Fuschia
17. David Bromberg:          Catskill Serenade.                                 How Lat’l Ya Play Till
                   Brock Maguire Band:  Chase Me Charlie Set.              Green Grass, Blue Grass
18. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:     High Spirits.                       The Philosopher’s Stone

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     Copperplate Time 223
  presented by Alan O’Leary



I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:   High Spirits.   The Philosopher’s Stone
2. Trian:  The Poor Man’s Fortune/The Fiddlers Key/The Blessings of Silver.  Trian 2
3. Patrick Street: 
The Girls AlongThe Road.    All In Good Time
4. Le Cheile:       
The Bucks of Oranmore.       Lord Mayo
5. Brendan McGlinchey:  McGlinchey’s HP/The Acrobat.  Music of A Champion
6. Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh:   Brid Og Mhaille.    Foxglove & Fuschia
                       Lunasa:     Casu.     The Story So Far
7. John & Catherine McEvoy:   Darby The Driver/The Spotted Dog.   The Kilmore Fancy
8. The Jeremiahs:  Passage West.  The Femme Fatale of Maine
             Providence:  Her Lovely Hair/Galway Bay.     Providence
9. Seamus Heaney & Liam O’Flynn: The Given Note/Port na bPucai. The Poet & The Piper
               Eilis Kennedy:       Crazy Man Michael.     Time To Sail
10. The Teetotallers: Green Fields of Woodford/The Nightingale/The Castle.                                                                                       The Burren Backroom Series
11 Dermot Byrne:   McInerney’s/The Japanese HP.      Dermot Byrne
12. Donal Clancy:      Black Water Side.    On The Lonesome Trail
13. Sean Maguire:   The Crib of Perches/Around The World.    Best Of Sean Maguire
14. Ronan Browne & Peadar O’Loughlin:  Taim in Arrears/Hardiman the Fiddler.  Geantrai
15. Niamh Nic Charra:     The Iron Man/1st Century Reel.     Happy Out
                   Solas (Rhiannon Giddens):    Lay Your Money Down.    Shamrock City
16. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:     High Spirits.        The Philosopher’s Stone



Copperplate Podcast 220
presented by Alan O’Leary
February  2018

. Paddy Glackin:   Top It Off.    Glackin
2. Gatehouse:
Jimmy Giblin’s/The Gneegullia Reel/The Casagh Reel. Tus Nua
3. Dermot Byrne:       Mulhaire’s/ Yellow Tinker/Daly’s Reel .  Dermot Byrne
4.  Brid Harper: Jig For Johnny/Finn from Fairymount. Brid Harper
5. Open The Door 43/Pat Broaders: Carrig Water. The Joyful Hour
6. Tommy McCarthy & Louise Costello:  Richie Dwyer’s/McFadden’s Handsome Daughter.  Grace Bay
7. Tommy Guihen:    The Killeigh/A Builder of Bridges. The Torn Jacket    
8. Rita Gallagher:                   On The Banks of A River.         The Heathery Hills
             Dermot Byrne: Paddy’s Rambles Through The Park.      Dermot Byrne
9. Brian Hughes:
The Roscommon Reel/Ah Surely.   20 Years From Now
10. Dan Bruder & Angelina Carberry:
The Kerry Reel/McFadden’s Own/ The Convent Reel.A Waltz for Joy
11. Colum Sands: The Piper In The North Country.    Turn The Corner 
12. Cillian Vallely:      The Bull’s March.        The Raven’s Rock
13. Kevin Crawford:   Repeal Of The Union/The Ivy Leaf/The Hut In The Bog. Carrying The Tune
14. We Banjo 3:   The Bunch of Green Rushes/Salt Creek.    Live in Galway
15. Paddy Glackin:
Top It Off/The Sunny Banks.        Glackin




Copperplate Time 222
presented by Alan O’Leary

I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:  
High Spirits.    The Philosopher’s Stone
2. Lunasa:   Aoibhneas.      Merry Sisters of Fate
3. Brid Harper:  
Jig for Johnny/Finn for Fairymount.  Brid Harper
4. Ushers Island:   
Heart in Hand.    Ushers Island
5. Dermot Byrne:   Mulhaire’s/The Yellow Tinker/Daly’s Reel.   Dermot Byrne
6. Ryan/McNamara/Quinn:    Rodney’s Glory.   From Camden to Tulla
7. James & John Carty:   Duke of Leinster/London Lasses.  Hiding Daylight in Dark Places
8. Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh:    I Courted A Sailor.    Foxglove & Fuschia
    Gerry O’Connor: The Yellow  Wattle/Pat McKenna’s/Christy Barry’s Journeyman
9. Open The Door 43:    The Joyful Hour.   The Joyful Hour
10. Dan Brouder & Angelina Carberry:    Glanmorgan House Set.   A Waltz for Joy
11. John Doyle:      Jack Dolan.    Wayward Son
12. Martin Hayes Quartet:      Brendan’s Reel.     The Blue Room
13. Tommy McCarthy & Louise Costelleo: Dermot McLoughlins/Tom Busby’s/The Stolen Purse.
Grace Bay
14. Mick O’Brien:    Farewell to Miltown/West Clare Railway/Sporting Molly.     May Morning Dew
15. Maeve Donnelly & Preadr O’Loughlin:    Johnny Gorman’s/Leather Away The Leather O.
The Thing Itself
16. Waterboys:   Raggle Taggle Gypsies.     Room to Roam
17. Jerry Holland:    Alex Menzie’s/Lad O’Beirne’s/Dublin Porter.  The Fiddlesticks Collection
18. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:     High Spirits.     The Philosopher’s Stone




Copperplate Time 221
presented by Alan O’Leary


I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains: High Spirits.                          The Philosopher’s Stone
2. Ushers Island:           The Half Century Set.                                 Ushers Island
3. Kevin Burke:                   
London Town.                                       The Pound Ridge Sessions
           Tommy McCarthy:   The Limestone Rock/Road to Lisdoonvarna.  Sporting Nell
4. Maeve Donnelly & Peadar O’Loughlin: 
Jack Rowe’s/Sailing Into Walpoles Marsh. The Thing Itself
5. Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh:             The Last Trawl.                     Foxglove & Fuschia
              We Banjo 3:                            Crann na Breatha.                String Theory
6. Mulholland/Lamb/Galway: The Shaskeen/The Eel In The Sink/Charlie Harris’s. Music In The Glen  
7. Brid Harper:     Mrs Carroll’s Strathspey/Marquis of Huntley’s/Beautiful Gortree.     Brid Harper
8. Bob Davenport:              The Stone Outside Dan Murphy’s Door.          Men Folk
9. Matt Molloy:                    The Moving Cloud/The Ivy Leaf.                      Private Recording
10. Open The Door 43:      Boyne Water.                                       The Joyful Hour
11. PJ Crotty & James Cullinane:     Harvest Moon/Johnny McGoohan’s/Dwyer’s. Happy to Meet
12. Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham: Donald McLean’s Farewell to Oban Set.    25 Years of Greentrax
13. Archie Fisher:                 Joy Of My Heart.                                                25 Years of Greentrax
14. Willie Hunter: Cape Breton’s Welcome/Peerie Willie/Lorna’s Reel.           Leaving Lerwick Harbour
15. Dick Gaughan:               Now Westlin Winds.                                            Handful of Earth
16. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:     High Spirits.                                     The Philosopher’s Stone




Copperplate Time 220
presented by Alan O’Leary


 I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:    High Spirits.       The Philosopher’s Stone
2. Cathal McConnell:           The Hurricane of Reels.    Long Expectant Comes at Last
             Moving Cloud:        Dan Breen Set.                  Foxglove
3. Planxty:                            
Little Musgrave.                The Woman I Loved So Well
4. Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh:   Bean Dubh A’ Ghleanna.    Foxglove & Fuschia
              Kevin Burke & Micheal O’Domhnaill:   The Promenade.   Keep ‘Er Lit
5. Michael Coleman:         
Lord Gordon’s Reel.      Michael Coleman 1891 – 1945
6. John McKenna: My Love She’s But A Lassie Yet/Dark Girl Dressed in Blue. The Buck From The Mountain
7. Dan Brouder:   The Knocknaboul Polkas/The Girl I Left Behind/Finbarr Dwyer’s Polka.   The Lark’s Air
8.  Open The Door 43:        The Boy in the Tree.         The Joyful Hour
9. Tony Reidy:                      Hayshed Days.                 Hayshed Days
10. Tommy Peoples:           Imelda Roland’s/I Am Waiting For You.     Recorded At Fiddler’s Hearth
11. Eileen O’Brien & Lar Gavin:   Cutting The Hay/The Smiling Lady.  2nd Jimmy McHugh Concert
12. Sean & Kevin Moloney: Blocker’s/Trip To Nenagh.               Bridging The Gap
13. The Bothy Band:           The Factory Girl/Pipe On The Hob.  Out of The Wind, Into The Sun
14. Gerry Rafferty:              Right Down The Line.                       City to City
15. Van Morrison & The Chieftains:    High Spirits.                   The Philosopher’s Stone



Copperplate Podcast 219
presented by Alan O’Leary
January  2018

1. Paddy Glackin:   Top It Off.      Glackin
2. Teada:
Lady Montgomery/Follow Me Down/Give The Girl Her 4Pence.     Inne Amarach
3. Mary McPartlan:   The Holland Handkerchief .    The Holland Handkerchief
4. Dan Brouder: Eddie Kelly’s/The Sailors Cravat/Miss Johnson. The Lark’s Air
5. Open The Door 43: Church Hill. The Joyful Hour
6. Mulcahy Family: The Galway Rambler/The Morning Dew/The Boston Sligo Reel.       The Reel Note
7. The Hydes:              Green & Blue.              Green & Blue
8. Brendan Hendry & Jonny Toman: The Crosses of Annagh/Cousin Sally Brown. Living Roots
9. We Banjo 3:   The Bunch of Green Rushes/Salt Creek.    Live in Galway
10. Eilis Kennedy:      
Highway Mack.          Westward
11. Tommy Guihen:   The Navvy On The Shore/Peg McGrath’s/McFadden’s.. The Torn Jacket         
12. Cillian Vallely:      Cottage In The Grove. The Ravens Rock
13. Brian Hughes: The Fly By Night/The Tailor’s Twist.   20 Years From Now
14. Dan Bruder & Angelina Carberry : 
Curlews in the Bog/Tommy Peoples/Monsignor’s Blessing Convent Reel: A Waltz for Joy
15. The Drunken Gaugers:     The Boys of Carrickroe. The Drunken Gaugers
16. Des Donnelly: The Floggin Reel/Maud Miller/Sean Maguire’s. Remember Des Donnelly




Copperplate Podcast 218 
presented by Alan O’Leary
December  2017

1. Paddy GlackinTop It Off.   Glackin
2. Johnny Og Connolly & Brian McGrath:
Christmas in Spiddal/12 To The Bar. Dreaming Up The Tunes
3. Tim Dennehy:    The Kerry Christmas Carol .     Between The Mountain & The Sea
            Hans Araki & Kathryn Claire: Christmas Eve/ Foxhunter’s Reel.  A Winter Solstice Celebration
4. Dan Bruder & Angelina Carberry : 
The Kerry Reel/McFadden’s Own/The Convent Reel: A Waltz for Joy
5. Tommy Guihen:
    Tonn Teine/The Torn Jacket/Longford Spinster. The Torn Jacket
6. Gatehouse:           The Ploughboy             Gatehouse
              Brian Hughes: Bruach Na Carraige Bainne. This Day 20 Years
7. Noel Hill & Tony Linnane: Old Tipperary/Down The Back Lane. Geantrai  
8. Open The Door 43:   The Boy In The Tree. The Joyful Hour
9. Donal Clancy/Danu:   Willie Crotty.             Buan   
10. Kevin Crawford:   The Mountain Lark/Jack In The Box.   Carrying The Tunes
11. Michael O’Brien/Caoimhin O’Raghallaigh: 
Farewell To Ireland/The Maid In The Cherry Tree/Mistress Of The House Deadly Buzz
12. Jerry Lynch: A Silent Night, Christmas 1916. The Dawning Of The Day
13. The Drunken Gaugers:     Joy Of  My Life. The Drunken Gaugers



Copperplate Podcast 217     

presented by Alan O’Leary
November  2017

1. Paddy GlackinTop It Off.    Glackin
2. Noel Hill & Tony MacMahon: The Humours of Castklefinn.   Knock na Gree
3. John Wynne & John McEvoy:      Pride of the West/Kilglass Lakes .
Pride of the West

4. Gatehouse:      Come With Me Over The Mountain.         Gatehouse
    Gerry O’Connor : The Bag of Spuds/Copperplate Reel.  No Place Like Home
5. Peter McAlinden:  
Happy To Meet/Paddy Taylor’s Jig.    Happy to Meet
6. Mick & Aoife O’Brien & Emer Mayock: Miss Monaghan’s/Neil Gow’s 2nd Wife/Lucy Campbell.
Tunes from the Goodman Manuscripts

7. Dan Bruder & Angelina Carberry :  Hornpipe 534/Over The Hill/HP 778:   A Waltz for Joy
8. Sean Tyrrell:           Skies Over Ballyroan.             And So It Goes
9.  Tommy Guihen:    Bellharbour Reel/Piper’s Despair/Boys of Dublin.
The Torn Jacket
10. Johnny Og Connolly & Brian McGrath: The Happy HP/Souvenier HP. Dreaming Up The Tunes
11. The Drunken Gaugers:    Padrag O’Keeffe’s/The Broken Windscreen/The Sailor s Cravat. The Drunken Gaugers
12. Eilis Kenedy:     Pe in Eirinn I.    Westward
Joe Ryan’s Mazurka/Buckley’s Fancy/The Laurel Tree. Gatehouse
13. Micheal O’RaghallaighDuke of Leinster/The Old Bush/Spike Island Lasses.  The Nervous Man

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