W.B. Yeats in Song

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for May 7, 2022
Yeats in Song

First Set

Joseph Sobol, Kathy Cowan, & Tom Orf, “I Am of Ireland,” In the Deep Heart’s Core, 4:08 Kiltartan Road Music

Second Set

Cherish the Ladies, “The Lake Isle of Innisfree,” Threads, 3:05 BMG/RCAVictor

Loreena McKennitt, “Stolen Child,” Elemental, 5:05 Quinlan Road

Third Set

Donovan, “Song of the Wandering Aengus,” HMS Donovan, 3:43 Epic

Joni Mitchell, “Slouching Toward Bethlehem,” Night Ride Home, 6:54 Geffen

Fourth Set

Cherish the Ladies, “The Ballad of the Foxhunter,” Threads, 4:43 BMG/RCAVictor

Jackie Oates, “Brown Penny,” I Am of Ireland: Yeats in Song, 2:21 Merrow Records

Seamie O’Dowd, “The Fiddler of Dooney,” I Am of Ireland: Yeats in Song, 2:19 Merrow Records

Fifth Set

Dave Curley, “Never Give All the Heart,” I Am of Ireland: Yeats in Song, 2:02 Merrow Records

Kyle Alden, “The Mask,” Songs from Yeats’ Bee-Loud Glade, 2:36 (self-produced)

John Doyle, “He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven,” I Am of Ireland: Yeats in Song, 2:22 Merrow Records


Clannad, “Down by the Sally Gardens,” A Magical Gathering, 4:45 Rhino

Steve Tilston, “Rhapsody,” Swans at Coole, 23:20 Run River Records