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The Chieftains - An Irish Evening FLAC album

Performer: The Chieftains
Genre: Folk and World music
Title: An Irish Evening
Country: Germany
Style: Celtic, Folk
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By: The Chieftains (1992, Folk, World, & Country). 5. O’Keefe’s/Chattering Magpie-Reels More albums from The Chieftains: The Long Black Veil by The Chieftains. Over The Sea To Skye (The Celtic Connection) by The Chieftains. Fire In The Kitchen by The Chieftains. Tears Of Stone by The Chieftains. The Celtic Harp: A Tribute To Edward Bunting by The Chieftains. Voice Of Ages by The Chieftains.

The Chieftains is the first album released by the Irish musical group The Chieftains in 1964. The album is now sometimes referred to as The Chieftains 1 due to the numbering system of their later albums. It was one of the first folk albums to be recorded in stereo. All tracks traditional compositions. Sé Fáth mo Bhuartha, The Lark on the Strand, An Fhallaingín Mhuimhneach, Trim the Velvet" – 7:38. An Comhra Donn, Murphy's Hornpipe" – 4:30. Cailín na Gruaige Doinne" (The Brown-Haired Girl) – 2:40.

While there's nothing quite like seeing the Chieftains live in concert, An Irish Evening marks the next best thing. Recorded live over two evenings at the Grand Opera House in Belfast, the disc captures the group's eclectic, fun, and loving approach to traditional Irish music. American country-folk singer/songwriter Nanci Griffith (a huge star in Ireland in her own right) provides sweet vocals on "Little Love Affairs," "Red Is the Rose," and "Ford Econoline

The Chieftains managed to include an album and video in the deal, and the shows went ahead successfully featuring Roger Daltrey, Nanci Griffith and step dancer Jean Butler. An Irish Evening’ received a Grammy for ‘Best Traditional Folk Album’ in 1993. Opening Medley: Dóchas, King of Laois, Paddy’s Jig, O’ Keeffe’s, Chattering Magpie – Reels.

An Irish Evening - Студийный альбом от The Chieftains. В альбом вошло 13 треков. Продолжительность альбома: 01:11:15. The Chieftains and Alyth McCormack - Red is the Rose - Oslo 2018. Happy Saint Patricks Day - The Chieftans . pg. 2. The ChieftainsRoger Daltrey.

Live album by The Chieftains. Little Love Affairs featuring Nanci Griffith. Red Is The Rose featuring Nanci Griffith. Raglan Road featuring Roger Daltrey. Behind Blue Eyes featuring Roger Daltrey. Rachamid A Bhean Bheag.

An Irish Evening: Live at the Grand Opera House, Belfast is an album by The Chieftains. The album consists of a live recording of a concert (over two nights) in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The band invited on stage Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the British band The Who, and American folk singer Nanci Griffith to join them for several songs. Opening Medley: Dóchas/King of Laois/Paddy's ring Magpie" (Traditional) 9:17. North Americay" (Traditional arranged by Kevin Conneff) 4:09.

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Opening Medley: 9:17
1a Dóchas
1b King Of Laois
1c Paddy's Jig
1d O'Keefe's/Chattering Magpie — Reels
2 North Americay
Vocals, Arranged By – Kevin Conneff
3 Lilly Bolero/The White Cockade 3:11
4 Little Love Affairs
Vocals – Nanci GriffithWritten-By – James Hooker, Nanci Griffith
5 Red Is The Rose
Vocals – Nanci Griffith
6 The Mason's Apron
Flute – Matt Molloy
7 The Stone — A Special Dance For When Two Lovers Meet 6:31
Miscellany: 8:56
8a Theme From Tristan And Isolde
Written-By – Paddy Moloney
8b Súisín Ban
8c Good Morning Nightcap
8d The Galway Races
8e The Jolly Tinker
9 Raglan Road
Lyrics By – P. Kavanagh*Vocals, Arranged By – Roger Daltrey
10 Behind Blue Eyes
Vocals – Roger DaltreyWritten-By – P. Townsend*
11a Ó Murchú's Hornpipe 4:17
11b Sliabh Geal GCua Na Feile
Fiddle – Martin Fay
11c The Wandering Minstrel
12 Damhsa
Performer [Hornpipe Danced By] – Jean Butler
Finale 10:19
13a Rachamíd A Bhean Bheag (Featuring A Solo By Each Chieftain)
Arranged By – D. Bell*, K. Conneff*, M. Fay*, M. Molloy*, P. Moloney*, S. Keane*
13b Ford Econoline
Vocals, Written-By – Nanci Griffith
13c Any Old Iron
Vocals, Arranged By – Roger Daltrey

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – BMG Music
  • Distributed By – BMG Music
  • Copyright (c) – BMG Music
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – BMG Music
  • Recorded At – The Grand Opera House, Belfast
  • Mixed At – Windmill Lane Studios
  • Manufactured For – BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. – D 105625


  • Arranged By – Paddy Moloney (tracks: 1, 3, 5 to 9, 11 to 13a)
  • Bagpipes [Uilleann], Tin Whistle, Producer, Liner Notes – Paddy Moloney
  • Bass – Clive Cuthbertson*
  • Bodhrán, Vocals – Kevin Conneff
  • Drums – Dave Early
  • Engineer – Brian Masterson
  • Fiddle – Martin Fay , Seán Keane*
  • Flute – Matt Molloy
  • Harp, Dulcimer [Tiompán], Keyboards – Derek Bell
  • Performer [Traditional Irish Dancer] – Jean Butler
  • Vocals – Billy Nichols*
  • Written-By – Traditional (tracks: 1 to 3, 5 to 7, 8b to 9, 11 to 13a, 13c)


Manufactured for BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. under license.

Total Playing Time - 71:15

Recorded Live at the Grand Opera House, Belfast on July 31 & August 1, 1991.

Mixed at Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin.
Facilities by arrangement with Ulster Television Ltd., Belfast.

Roger Daltrey appears courtesy of Atlantic Records Inc. and Trinifold Management Ltd.
Nanci Griffith appears courtesy of MCA Records Inc.

© 1992, BMG Music • ℗ 1992, BMG Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Spars Code): ADD
  • Rights Society: BMI/ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout: 609162 Y5H 1 2
  • Other (Mastering SID Code): IFPI L238
  • Other (Mould SID Code): IFPI 4111

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RD 60916 The Chieftains An Irish Evening ‎(CD, Album) RCA Victor, BMG Classics RD 60916 Germany 1992
09026 60916 5 The Chieftains An Irish Evening ‎(DCC, Album) RCA Victor 09026 60916 5 Germany 1992
09026-60916-2 The Chieftains An Irish Evening ‎(CD, Album) RCA Victor 09026-60916-2 Canada 1992
09026-60916-2 The Chieftains An Irish Evening ‎(CD, Album) RCA Victor, BMG Classics 09026-60916-2 US 1992
09026-60916-2 The Chieftains An Irish Evening ‎(CD, Album) RCA Victor, BMG Classics 09026-60916-2 US 1992