The Sliabh Luachra Fiddle Master

Pádraig O’Keeffe (fiddle)

Denis Murphy (fiddle)

RTÉ – CD174 – 1993 Tracks 2, 8, 10, 11, 12, 14, and 15 were recorded 12 September 1948, and the remainder on 29 January 1949. Extensive biographical essay and notes by Peter Browne.

A deleted recording of the Sliabh Luachra fiddle player and teacher taken from RTÉ archive recordings made by Séamus Ennis between 1947 and 1949. This is absolutely brilliant Sliabh Luachra music, and the final set of tunes – a duet with Denis Murphy – is a classic. — Robert Ryan

SAMPLE: Pádraig plays his inimitable version of the air the Old Man Rocking the Cradle:

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