SeŠn ” Raghallaigh - John O'Reilly

O'Reilly Family Crest

Hardiman states that 'John O'Reilly, the Active' was one of the airs composed by Carolan for members of 'the great Cavan family' of O'Reilly. Bunting, who is the sole source, does not attribute this air to Carolan, and there is something of a folk ring about it. In all circumstances, O'Sullivan, decided to include it, marking it as doubtful. ...O'Sullivan 2024 1 vol. edition p. 274

Song Notations

Notations are courtesy of Carolan, the Life and Times of an Irish Harper by Dónal O'Sullivan vol 1 Celtic Music Edition 1983.

Courtesy of Vivian and Jack Hennessey,, 2024.
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