Turlough O’Carolan Celebration

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for October 1, 2022
O’Carolan Celebration

Interview and live performance by Bay Area guitarist Steve Baughman sharing a few selections from his latest recording, Once Upon a Harp: Fourteen Turlough O’Carolan Tunes.

Live music

  1. “Two Swans of Glenmoor”
  2. “Mrs Maxwell’s First Air”
  3. “Bridget’s Hawaiian Cruise”
  4. Steve Baughman, “Carolan’s Draft,” Once Upon a Harp, 3:10 (self-produced)
  5. “Fanny Power”
  6. Steve Baughman, “Lord Inchiquin,” Once Upon a Harp, 3:15 (self-produced)

First Set

Sileas, “Buain a’Choirce,” Play on Light, 1:47 Green Linnet

Ann Heymann, “Hawk of Ballyshannon,” Queen of Harps, 2:05 Temple Records

The Chieftains with Derek Bell, “Madame Cole,” The Celtic Harp, 2:43 RCAVictor/BMG

Second Set

Robin Petrie & Shelley Phillips, “Morgan Magen,” Bohemian Salon, 3:23 Gourd Music

Máire Ní Chathasaigh, “The Chestnut Tree Medley,” Celtic Harpestry, 3:25 Imaginary Road Records

The Chieftains, “Carolan’s Concerto,” The Foxhunt, 2:32 Claddagh Records / Universal

Máire Ní Chathasaigh, “Robert Jordan,” Celtic Harpestry, 1:56 Imaginary Road Records


Pierre Bensusan, “Si Beag, Si Mhor / The Rakish Paddy,” Musiques, 4:22 Windham Hill / Lost Lake Arts