Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for January 1, 2022
In Memoriam

First Set

Patrick Sky, “Aisling Ghear” (live) 3:00

The Chieftains, “The Donegal Set,” Water from the Well, 5:46 BMG/RCA Victor

Tony MacMahon & Noel Hill, “The Maids of Castlebar / The Collier’s Reel,” Music of Dreams, 2:24 Shanachie

Second Set

Sean Tyrrell, “John O’Dreams,” Belladonna, 4:23 Longwalk Music

Davy Spillane, “Lament for the Dead of the North,” Lament, 2:22 Realworld

Alanna O’Kelly, “One Breath,” Lament, 0:45 Realworld

Third Set

Peter Ostroushko, Tatiana Riabokin, Natalie & Olenka Nowytski, Ruth MacKenzie, “Dobreyi Vechir Tobi” (Good evening to you), Heartland Holiday, 1:20 Red House Records

Peter Ostroushko, “Christian Creek,” Sluz Duz Music, 3:55 Rounder

Fourth Set

Alix Dobkin, “Shinin’ Thru,” Love & Politics, A Thirty Year Saga, 2:43 Ladyslipper Music

Nanci Griffith, “Woman of the Phoenix,” Other Voices, Other Rooms, 2:40 Elektra

Bill Staines, “Roseville Fair,” The First Million Miles, 3:33 Rounder

Fifth Set

Cassandra Wilson, “Last Train to Clarksville,” New Moon Daughter, 5:15 Blue Note

Ellen McIlwaine, “Can’t Find My Way Home,” Honky Tonk Angel, 3:41 Polydor

Djivan Gasparian & Michael Brook, “To the River,” Black Rock, 4:09 Realworld music

Sixth Set

Grace Griffith, “Hold Me Forever,” Sands of Time, 3:29 Blix Street

Chick Corea & His Akoustic Trio (John Patitucci & Dave Weckl), “Morning Sprite,” Chick Corea Akoustic Trio Live, 9:22 Concord Jazz