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Na Casaidigh with the popular Irish song about the 1798 Rebellion in Ireland. Na Casaidigh or The Cassidys are a traditional Irish family band from the Gaoth Dobhair (Gweedore) Gaeltacht in County Donegal. Lyrics: Oh then, tell me Seán O'Farrell, tell me why you hurry so? "Hush a bhuachaill, hush and listen", and his cheeks were all aglow...

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Irish Folk Songs for Women, Vol. 2 by Lori Holland - This release is Holland's effort to compile Irish songs of emotional and experiential significance for female performers. The result, a 14-track album of Holland’s gentle alto accompanied by guitar, includes ballads revealing the feminine perspective in tales of marriage, heartbreak, and mourning.

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Be Thou My Vision. some hymnals indicate origin of words from an Irish hymn from the 8th century and the music from an Irish melody.

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Jean Ritchie sings "Barbry Allen" a traditional Appalachian version of an old English folk song. It is a compelling story of unrequited love -- a popular theme throughout history in song and verse.

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and all the little chickens in the garden (part of the chorus from an Irish folk song) I swear...if I gave my chickens the option they would be looking at me from the outside right next to the Western Bluebirds.

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Oh Danny Boy (tune: A Londonderry Air) is a popular Irish folk song, and the National Anthem of Northern Ireland. This instrumental arrangement is for piano or keyboard, or download midi and mp3 files.

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