Audio Archive

Audio Archive

Music, stories & interviews ,from & about Seamus, from friends and musicians, who shared his music and his view of life.

Source Notes:
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.

NO.TitlePerformer/NarratorAudio link
1Kirrie Kebbuck HighlandSeamus recorded by Jimmy McBride
2Mrs Kenny's WaltzSeamus Grant CD - courtesy of ITMP
3My Highland QueenSeamus Grant CD
4Swallowtail Reel Seamus at the Spout
5Geese in the Bog and Rakes of Kildare - Double JigsSeamus at the Spout
6Yellow Heifer ReelSeamus at the Spout
7George Owen's Highland and Orange and BlueSeamus at the Spout
8First Century ReelSeamus at the Spout
9If there Weren't any Women in the World BarndanceSeamus at the Spout
10Jig with No Name and New Rigged Ship JigSeamus at the Spout
11Jig with No NameSeamus at the Spout
12Spey in Spate Reel and Archie Menzie's ReelSeamus at the Spout
13Poor Girl WaltzSeamus at the Spout
14King's Fancy Jig and The Hawk JigSeamus at the Spout
15Dean Bridge of EdinburghSeamus at the Spout
16Learning Tunes from the Radio and High Level HornpipeSeamus at the Spout
17Petronella and Eight Hand Reel Tune 2 and My Love is but a LassieSeamus at the Spout
18Boreen BuiSeamus at the Spout
19Sixteen Hand Reel Tune 1 and 2 and Duke of PerthSeamus at the Spout
20Harvest Home and Derry HornpipeSeamus at the Spout
21Flowers of Spring HornpipeSeamus at the Spout
22Soldiers Joy and White CockadeSeamus at the Spout
23Turf StackSeamus at the Spout
24Father O'Flynn and Haste to the Wedding JigsSeamus at the Spout
25Polka with No NameSeamus at the Spout
26Dark InishowenSeamus at the Spout
27SkibereenSeamus at the Spout
28Blind MarySeamus at the Spout
29Farewell to Whiskey and White Cockade and Girl I left BehindSeamus at the Spout
30Newcastle HornpipeSeamus at the Spout
31Mari MacLennan's ReelSeamus at the Spout
32Willie Hunter's Compliments to Dan R MacDonaldSeamus at the Spout
33Scottish Slow AirSeamus at the Spout
34Mrs Kenny's WaltzSeamus at the Spout
35Dolphin WaltzSeamus at the Spout
36Da Guiser's MarchSeamus at the Spout
37Talk of Lancer Tunes - Finnegan's Wake and Cock of the North and Devil Among the TailorsSeamus at the Spout
38Mucking of Geordie's Byre and Jean Ireland and Jackson's Morning Brush JigsSeamus at the Spout
39Gates of DerryClonmany Ceili Band 2004 at Culdaff
40Humours of BandonClonmany Ceili Band 2004 at Culdaff
41Jean Ireland and Jacksons Morning BrushClonmany Ceili Band 2004 at Culdaff
42Petronella Single Reel SetClonmany Ceili Band 2004 at Culdaff
43Statten Island SetSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
44Chicken ReelSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
45Archie Menzies ReelSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
46Maggie in the WoodsSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
47Cavan Maid ReelSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
48Connies MarchSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
49Old Geese in the BogSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
50Blackthorn Stick and Biddy the Bold WifeSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
51Mulhaire's Reel and The Mountain RoadSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
52Single Jig, Smash the Windows and Off She Goes Seamus and Connie Doherty 1988
53Jimmy Cuddihy's WaltzesSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
54Connies WaltzSeamus and Connie Doherty 1988
55Mulhair's ReelSeamus Grant tape 1990's
56Hawk's JigSeamus Grant tape 1990's
57Arthur's Seat and Eugene Stratton's HornpipesSeamus Grant tape 1990's
58New Rigged Ship SetSeamus Grant tape 1990's
59East Coast and East York JigsSeamus Grant tape 1990's
60Kitty's Wedding and The Derry HornpipeSeamus Grant tape 1990's
61Saddle the Pony, Rambling Pitchfork and Father O'FlynnClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
62Saint Annes Reel, The Wise Maid and Paddy on the RailroadClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
63Boys of Bluehill and The Harvest HomeClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
64Knights of Saint Patrick and Brennan's FavouriteClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
65Bonnie Kate, the Sally Gardens and The Mooncoin ReelClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
66The Three TunesClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
67McDermott's Reel, Tim Maloney and Roaring MaryClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
68Mrs Kenny's WaltzClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
69Boys of County Westmeath, Road to Lisdoonvarna and Single ReelClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
70Killimor Jig, The Wandering Minstrel and Jerry's Beaver HatClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
71Derry Hornpipe (2 part)Clonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
72Derry Hornpipe (4 part)Clonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
73Fairy Reel, The Wind that Shakes the Barley and Tdhe Maid Behind the BarClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
74Jean Ireland SetClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
75Kitty's Wedding, Greencastle Hornpipe and Showman's FancyClonmany Ceili Band 1991 David Stevenson Collection
76Message from Seamus to David StevensonSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
77Killimor Jig and The Wandering MinstrelSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
78Mulhaire's ReelSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
79Poor Girl WaltzSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
80Da Guiser's MarchSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
81My Highland QueenSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
82The Harvest Home and the Newcastle HornpipeSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
83George Owen's and the Orange and Blue HighlandsSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
84The Stack of BarleySeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
85March and O'Brien of ArraSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
86Slip JigSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
87Blind MarySeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
88Derry HornpipeSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
89Sally Gardens and Saint Anne's ReelSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
90Smash the WindowsSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
91Miss McCloed's ReelSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
92King of the FairiesSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
93Arthur's Seat and Eugene Stratton's HornpipesSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
94Unknown WaltzSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
95Hawk's JigSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
96Archie Menzie's ReelSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
97The Dolphin WaltzSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
98The High Level HornpipeSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
99The CoolinSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
100The Skylark ReelSeamus Grant recordings to David Stevenson 1992
101La Ruse SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording.
102Dashing White SergeantSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
103Single ReelSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
104Highcauled Cap SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
105Corn Reeks SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
106Mucking of Geordie's Byre SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
107The Three TunesSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
108Hartigan's Fancy SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
109Spey in Spate SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
110Geese in the Bog SetSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
111The Black Swan HornpipeSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
112George Owen's and Orange and Blue HighlandsSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording
113O'Rourkes Reel and The Irish GirlSeamus Grant 1983 tape recording