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The Chieftains - Music From Ballad Of The Irish Horse mp3 album

  • Performer: The Chieftains
  • Title: Music From Ballad Of The Irish Horse
  • Genre: World, Country / Stage
  • Country: US
  • Formats: VOC MIDI WAV AC3 APE MOD TTA
  • Released: 1985
  • Style: Soundtrack, Celtic
  • MP3 album: 1684 mb
  • FLAC album: 1222 mb
  • Rating: 4.6/5
  • Votes: 898
The Chieftains - Music From Ballad Of The Irish Horse mp3 album

This album served a two-fold purpose, comprising the official Chieftains release for 1985 and the soundtrack to the National Geographic documentary Ballad of the Irish Horse. The Chieftains' second soundtrack release in as many years (preceded by their music for The Grey Fox), this one is closer in spirit to their formal albums, as the documentary had no "dramatic" structure.

Horse Of Ireland - Part 1, 04:11. Chasing The Fox, 03:28. Going To The Fair, 03:06. Sceal Na Gcapall (The Story Of The Horse), 03:18. The Boyne Hunt : Mullinger Races : The Five-Mile Chase, 02:53. The Chainsmokers Paris. Jonas Brothers - Sucker. Радио Мята - The Hits Channel.

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An excellent album an horse lover (especially an Irish one) would treasure. Composed and recorded for a National Geographic special of the same name, this music is yet another marvelous soundtrack by the Chieftains, joining their other efforts that include Year of the French, a version of Treasure Island and The Grey Fox. It's mostly instrumental, with the ensemble joined now and then by an orchestra, and the music varies from ballad-like to reels and beyond. There are eleven tracks in all, each one very special.

Paddy had been commissioned to write the score of a National Geographic special on Irish horses, and began to jot down his inspiration for the score while on the US tour in 1984. There was 52 music sequences involved, and it took Moloney almost a year to compose. Ballad of the Irish Horse: Main Theme. Going to the Fair (Hornpipe). The Birth of the Foals.

Ballad Of The Irish Horse - Main Theme. Your browser does not support the audio element. Horse Of Ireland - Part 1.

Tracklist

A1 Ballad Of The Irish Horse - Main Theme
A2 The Green Pastures (Jig)
A3 The Birth Of The Foals
A4 Lady Hemphill
A5 Horses Of Ireland - Part 1
B1 Chasing The Fox
B2 Going To The Fair
B3 Galway Races
B4 Scéal Na Gcapall - The Story Of The Horse
B5 The Boyne Hunt / Mullinger Races / The Five-Mile Chase (Reels)
B6 Horses Of Ireland - Part 2

Credits

  • Bagpipes [Uilleann], Tin Whistle – Paddy Moloney
  • Bodhrán, Vocals – Kevin Conneff
  • Conductor – Gearoid Grant
  • Fiddle – Sean Keane
  • Fiddle, Bones – Martin Fay
  • Flute – Matt Molloy
  • Harp – Derek Bell
  • Producer – Paddy Moloney

Notes

This record is based on the score for "Ballad of the Irish Horse", a National Geographic television special.

Original music composed and arranged by Paddy Moloney for the Chieftains and orchestra.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
79051 The Chieftains Music From Ballad Of The Irish Horse ‎(LP, Album) Shanachie 79051 US 1985
4CCF15 The Chieftains Music From "Ballad Of The Irish Horse" ‎(Cass, Album) Claddagh Records 4CCF15 Ireland 1985
79051 The Chieftains Music From "Ballad Of The Irish Horse" ‎(Cass, Album) Shanachie 79051 US 1985
CCF15CD The Chieftains Music From "Ballad Of The Irish Horse" ‎(CD) Claddagh Records CCF15CD Europe 1985
CCF15 The Chieftains Music From "Ballad Of The Irish Horse" ‎(LP, Album) Claddagh Records CCF15 Ireland 1985


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