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    • Hugh Shields Collection. Reel-to-Reel 151 [sound recording] / [various performers]

Sound Recording
CID:
ITMA Reference:
    • 2195-ITMA-REEL
Material Type:
Archive Location:
    • -
Creation Location:
    • Recorded from Jack Devereux of Kilmore Quay in Keating's Farmhouse, Ballinconnigar, Co. Wexford, July 1967 [tracks A1–9, D1–6]
    • Recorded in Ballyconniger and Blackwater area, Co Wexford [in Keating’s farmhouse, Matt Curran’s house and elsewhere], July 1967 [tracks A10, B1–18, C1–6, D1–15]
Creation Date:
    • July 1967
Catalogue Number:
    • HS 6132
    • 2195a-ITMA-REEL/CDR on-site copy: 534205112429R3
    • 2195a-ITMA-REEL/CDR off-site copy: HF574D 0262180
    • 2195a-ITMA-REEL/CDR user copy: HF574D 0262280
    • 2195a-ITMA-REEL/CDR donor copy: HF574D 0262380
    • 2195b-ITMA-REEL/CDR on-site copy: 534205111344M3
    • 2195b-ITMA-REEL/CDR off-site copy: HF574D 0262480
    • 2195b-ITMA-REEL/CDR user copy: HF574D 0262680
    • 2195b-ITMA-REEL/CDR donor copy: HF574D 0262580
    • 2195c-ITMA-REEL/CDR on-site copy: 534205112427R5
    • 2195c-ITMA-REEL/CDR off-site copy: HF574D 0262780
    • 2195c-ITMA-REEL/CDR user copy: HF574D 0262880
    • 2195c-ITMA-REEL/CDR donor copy: HF574D 0262980
    • 2195d-ITMA-REEL/CDR on-site copy: 534205112459M3
    • 2195d-ITMA-REEL/CDR off-site copy: HF574D 0263280
    • 2195d-ITMA-REEL/CDR user copy: HF574D 0263180
    • 2195d-ITMA-REEL/CDR donor copy: HF574D 0263080
    • 2195e-ITMA-REEL/CDR on-site copy: 534205112421M1
    • 2195e-ITMA-REEL/CDR off-site copy: HF574D 0263380
    • 2195e-ITMA-REEL/CDR user copy: HF574D 0263480
    • 2195e-ITMA-REEL/CDR donor copy: HF574D 0263580
People:
Creator:
    • Shields, Hugh
    • Devereux, Jack
    • Sheil, Dick
    • [unidentified performer] [Mr Delahunty?}
    • Sinnott, Art
    • Fitzgerald, Bridget
    • Dempsey, Jim
    • [unidentified performers]
    • Unidentified female performer
    • Golden
    • Curran, Matt
Contributors:
    • Hugh Shields
Contents:
Track A:
    1. Talk about the following carol ; [Jerusalem, first carol for 12th day] (‘Jerusalem our happy home...’), speech ; song [titles of these carols supplied by Lisa Shields from Father Ranson’s article on the Kilmore carols] / Jack Devereux, speech in English, singing in English
    2. Talk about the following carol ; [Song for twelfth day] (‘Now to conclude our Christmas mirth...’), speech ; song] / Jack Devereux, speech in English, singing in English
    3. Talk about the Kilmore carols ; Bannow’s lonely shore (‘To Bannow’s lovely banks farewell...’) ; talk about the preceding, speech ; song ; speech] / Jack Devereux, speech in English, singing in English
    4. Patrick O’Donnell (‘My name is Pat O’Donnell, I belong to Donegal...’) ; talk about the preceding and following songs, song : speech] / Jack Devereux, speech in English, singing in English
    5. I traced her little footprints in the snow, song] / Jack Devereux, singing in English
    6. Conversation on the ‘mumming’ traditions of Blackwater and Kilmore in Wexford with examples, speech Dick Sheil, speech in English ; Jack Devereux, speech in English 
    7. My Mary of the curling hair, song] / Jack Devereux, singing in English
    8. Who comes tapping to my window (‘Mary took the bloodstained dagger...’) talk about the preceding, song [one verse] ; speech] / Jack Devereux, speech in English, singing in English
    9. Ballyshannon lane (‘In ninety-six as the moon did fix her beams...’) / Jack Devereux, singing in English
    10. Untitled [Welshman tricks Paddy into buying a ‘race-horse’s egg’], story  [end of band one] / Unknown performer [Mr Delahunty?]
Track B:
    1. Boolavogue (‘At Boolavogue as the sun was setting ; talk about the preceding song / Art Sinott (Boulavogue), singing in English, speech in English 
    2. The river Sow (‘I’m an Irish exile out on a foreign shore...’), song [learned from her father] / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald (New Range, Blackwater), singing in English
    3. I’m lonely in a foreign land, song [good air] Art Sinott, singing in English
    4. She was a rich merchant’s daughter all in her prime of years (Canada-i-o), song / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English
    5. Borris’s groves (‘Through Borris’s groves along I strolled...’)
    6. The old bog road (‘My feet are here on Broadway...’)
    7. [The land where the green shamrock grows] (‘One night as I lay on my pillow...’) 
    8. Dearest love don’t you remember the day we first did meet, song / Jim Dempsey Ball Alley, Blackwater, singing in English 
    9. O land of love and beauty, to you our hearts are wed, song / [Dick Sheil, Blackwater], singing in English
    10. The little shirt my mother made for me (‘I’ll never forget the night that I was born...’), song / [Dick Sheil], singing in English
    11. Tootle um tootle um too (‘I’m a band in a terrible way...’), song / Jim Dempsey, singing in English
    12. Love it’s pleasing (‘When I was young I was well beloved...’), song / Jim Dempsey, singing in English
    13. The queen of Conamara (‘My boat she safely floats...’), song / Jim Dempsey, singing in English
    14. Fare thee well false girl, I love you, song / Jim Dempsey, singing in English
    15. Norah Malone (‘For when you’ll be teasing when we should be pleasing...’), song / Jim Dempsey, singing in English
    16. Erin’s lovely home ('When I was young and in my prime...'), song / [Dick Sheil], singing in English
    17. [The boys from the County Armagh] (‘There’s one fair county in Ireland...’)song / unknown performers, singing in English
    18. The Boston burglar (‘I was born and reared in Boston...’), song / unknown female performer, singing in English
Physical Description:
    • 1 sound tape reel : analog
Documentation:
    • Documentation by Lisa Shields 2009, based on handwritten notes by Hugh Shields. Titles of the Kilmore carols supplied by Lisa from Father Ransome’s article on the carols [tracks A1–2, D15, E2, 3, 4, 6].
Commercial Y/N:
  • Non-commercial Sound Recordings
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Track C:
    1. Talk about singing, The drowning of Thomas Murphy (‘Oh you feeling-hearted Christians...’), speech ; song / Jack Golden (Ballyesker, Blackwater), speech in English, singing in English 
    2. Talk about the local mumming tradition, especially the role of the doctor, speech / Jack Golden, speech in English 
    3. The Rathaspeck boys (‘Oh, you muses nine assist me...’), song [local, about drownings] / Jack Golden, singing in English 
    4. The nobleman’s wedding/ Another man’s wedding (‘Why should you lie on another man’s pillow?...’), song [one verse only] / Jack Golden, singing in English  
    5. Mary’s dream [= Mary weep no more for me (‘The moon had climbed the highest hill...’), song [ghost of drowned sailor visits his true love] / Jack Golden, singing in English 
    6. The faithful sailor boy (‘One dark and stormy night as the snow lay on the ground...’), song / Jack Golden, singing in English [end of band two]
Track D:
    1. Good old Wexford town [= Sweet Kingwilliamstown] (‘My bonny barque bounds light and free across the surging foam...’) ; talk about the preceding, song ; speech / Matt Curran (Blackwater), singing in English, speech in English ; Hugh Shields, speech in English
    2. Song: I’ve seen the mud cabin he’d dance his wilds jigs in (Teddy O’Neill), song / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald (New Range, Blackwater), singing in English
    3. Song: Dan O’Hara ’Tis poor I am today for God gave and took away...’) / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English
    4.  Song: [Ireland I love you, acushla mo chroí] (‘Far away O’er the sea there’s a little green island...’), song / Matt Curran, singing in English,  
    5. Molly Lowry [= Molly Bawn] (‘A story a story I’ll tell you no lie...’) ; talk about the preceding, song ; speech / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English, speech in English ; Hugh Shields, speech in English
    6. Song:...’ [The shooting of President Kennedy] (‘In the town of Dallas, Texas, November ‘63...’) / unidentified female performer, singing in English 
    7. Who comes tapping to my window ; talk about the preceding, song ; speech  / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English, speech in English ; Hugh Shields, speech in English 
    8. Song: The old widow of Oulart Young maidens draw near, I crave your attention...’), song / Matt Curran, singing in English
    9. Song: Noreen Bawn There’s a glen in old Tyrconnell...’), song  / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English 
    10. The Poulshone fishermen (‘On the 23rd of April in the year of sixty-three...’), talk about the preceding, song ; speech / Matt Curran, singing in English, speech in English ; Hugh Shields, speech in English
    11. Song: Green bushes (‘As I went a-walking one evening in May...’), song song  / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English
    12. Song: [Eileen McMahon] (‘One night as I lay on my pillow a vision appeared in my view...’), song 
    13. Song: The river Sow (‘I am a Irish exile out on a foreign shore...’), song   / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English
    14. Song: Borris’s groves (‘Through Borris’s groves alone I strolled...’), song  / Mrs Bridget Fitzgerald, singing in English, speech in English ; Hugh Shields, speech in English
    15. Song: [On Christ’s nativity: 1st carol for Christmas morning] The darkest midnight in December...’), song / Jack Devereux, singing in English
Track E:
    1. Talk about the ‘Kilmore carols’ and the Kilmore choir / Jack Devereux, speech in English
    2. Talk about the following song ; [2nd carol for Christmas day] (‘Christmas day is come, let us prepare for mirth...’), speech  / Jack Devereux, speech in English
    3. [3rd carol for Christmas day] (‘Ye sons of men with me rejoice...’) ; Talk about the preceding song and the Kilmore carol tradition, song ; speech  / Jack Devereux, singing in English, speech in English
    4. [Song for St. Stephen’s day] (‘This is St. Stephen’s day...’), song,  / Jack Devereux, singing in English
    5. Talk about the local dialect / Jack Devereux, speech in English
    6. [Song for the Holy Innocents] (‘Hail ye flowers of martyrs, hail blossoms of heavenly spring...’), song  / Jack Devereux, singing in English [end of session] [end of band three]

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