Celtophile Artists - Songs From The Heart (TB-CELT 9010)


Another worthwhile budget-line collection from the Celtophile label, Songs from the Heart is a sampler of traditional Irish ballads; featured artists include Cathie Ryan, Malread Ni Mhaonaigh, Mary Dillon, Mick Moloney, Aoife Clancy, Niamh Parsons, Robbie O'Connell and Michael O'Domhnaill. ~ Jason Ankeny

Personnel: Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill (vocals, guitar, Clavinet); Robbie O'Connell (vocals, guitar); Mick Moloney (vocals, mandolin); Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh (vocals, fiddle); Mary Dillon, Cathie Ryan (vocals); Ciarán Curran (guitar, bouzouki); Eoghan O'Brien (guitar, harp); Mark Kelly (guitar); Mary Coogan (acoustic guitar, banjo); Clodagh Warnock (bouzouki, fiddle); Rosie Mulholland (fiddle, keyboards); Eugene O'Donnell, Kate OBrien, Kevin Burke, Liz Carroll, Winifred Horan (fiddle); Neil Martin (cello, keyboards); Maureen Doherty Macken (flute, accordion); Frankie Kennedy, Deirdre Havlin (flute); Joanie Madden (tin whistle); Joe McKenna (Uilleann pipe); James Keane, Alan Kelly , Billy McComiskey (accordion); Richie Buckley (saxophone, tenor saxophone); Marie Askin (piano); Phil Cunningham (keyboards); Dee Moore (fretless bass); Jimmy Higgins (drums); Robert Harris (djembe); Shelley Posen (background vocals).

Track List:

1. I Know My Faith (Is Worth Much More Than Me) - Niamh Parsons And The Loose Connections
2. Where Are You? - Deanta
3. Kilkelly - Mick Moloney/Robbie O'Connell/Jimmy Keane
4. Song In F - Touchstone
5. Broken Wings - Cherish The Ladies
6. Is Fada Lion Uaim I - Kevin Burke/Michael O Domhnaill
7. The Lass Of Glenshee - Altan
8. The Death Of Queen Jane - Trian
9. Clohinne Winds - Niamh Parsons And The Loose Connections
10. John Of Dreams - Mick Moloney
11. My Own Native Land - Cherish The Ladies