Music, stories & interviews ,from & about Seamus, from friends and musicians, who shared his music and his view of life.
A: In 2003 a Ceili Band was formed with : Seamus(fiddle); Roisin Mc Grory (fiddle); Mick Denieffe (Accordion); Laurence Doherty (Drums); Angela McLaughlin (Piano); The tunes marked Ceili Band are from a recording made at a live event in Culdaff Hall.
B: In 2004 Seamus spent the day with Patsy Toland, recording tunes and stories. Mick Denieffe was there with his son Kieran. This session was in Patsy & Elma Toland’s house – The Spout.
C: In 2004 The Inishowen Traditional Music Project produced the only commercial recording of Seamus, accompanied by Ryan MacNeil (Cape Breton) on piano – a few excerpts are included here.
|1||Single Reels||Ceili Band in Culdaff|
|2||Learning tunes from the radio||Seamus Grant at The Spout|
|3||Father O'Flynn||Seamus at the Spout|
|4||High Reel||Seamus at the Spout|
|5||Lancers - the tunes preferred for each part of the dance||Seamus at the Spout|
|6||Jean Ireland Jig set||Ceili Band|
|7||Highland||Seamus recorded by Jimmy McBride|
|8||Geese in the Bog & rakes of Kildare||Seamus at the Spout|
|9||Gates of Derry||Ceili Band at Culdaff|
|10||The Yellow Heifer Reel||Seamus at the Spout|
|11||Blind Mary - Slow Air||Seamus at the Spout|
|12||Skibereen||Seamus at the Spout|
|13||Dark Inishowen||Seamus at the Spout|
|14||Mrs Kenny's Waltz||Seamus Grant CD - courtesy of ITMP|
|15||My Highland Queen||Seamus Grant CD|