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The Great Songs Of The British Isles: from Arielle Gabriel

Black Velvet Band
Songs Of Wales
Site Dedication To Our Irish Grandmother
Songs Of Scotland
A Nation Once Again
All For Me Grog
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Alexander's Hornpipe
Amazing Grace
The Banks of the Roses
Biddy Mulligan
Black Velvet Band
Botany Bay
Brennan On The Moor
The Butcher Boy
Comical Genius
The Curragh of Kildare
Daisey A Day
Danny Boy
Dirty Old Town
Donegal Danny
The Bold Fenian Men
Dublin Jack Of All Trades
Dublin Saunter
The Dying Rebel
Easy And Slow
Fiddlers Green
The Fields Of Athenry
Finnegan's Wake
Flower Of Scotland
The Foggy Dew
Follow Me Up To Carlow
Four Green Fields
I'm A Freeborn Man
Free the People
Minstrel Boy
The Meeting Of The Waters
My Gentle Harp
Oh Breathe Not His Name
Pretty Maid Milking A Cow
She Is Far From The Land
Silent Oh Moyle
The Time I've Lost In Wooing
Tho The Last Glimpse Of Erin
When He Who Adores Thee
The Ghost Lover
The Holy Ground Once More
The Irish Exile
Kathleen O'Moore
The Lake Of Coolfin
Lovely Molly
The Maid Who Sold Her Barley
Mrs. McGrath
My Johnny Was A Shoemaker
Neil Flaherty's Drake
The Nobleman's Wedding
On Board The Ninety Eight
The Ploughboy: The Lark In The Moon
Quare Bungle Rye
Richard Of Taunton Dean
The Sign Of The Bonny Blue Bell
Van Diemen's Land
Wild Colonial Boy
The Willow Tree: Irish Version
Young Edwin In The Lowlands Low
The Young Servant Man
Garry Owen
Green Bushes
Oh No John
Tarry Trousers
Ned Of The Hill
Peggy Bawn
Rakes Of Mallow
Reilly's Daughter
Abdul Abulbul Amir
Andy McElroe
Blow The Candles Out
Galway City
John O'Dwyer
Old Maid In The Garret
The Parting Glass
Shule Agra
Star Of The County Down
Molly Brannigan
Savourneen Deelish
Snowy Breasted Pearl
Bantry Bay
Salley Gardens
I Dreamt I Was In Marble Halls
Katey Kearney
The Low Back'd Car
On Board the Kangaroo
The Rose Of Tralee
I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen
The Mulligan Guard
Sweet Rosie OGrady
She Moved Through The Fair
Are You There Moriarity?
Abroad As I Was Walking
As I Roved Out One Morning
The Barnyards Of Delgaty

In a neat little town they call Belfast,
Apprenticed to trade I was bound,
With gaeity and bright amusement,
To see all the days go around,
Till a strange misfortune came over me,
Which caused me to stray from the land,
Far away from my friends and relations,
Betrayed by the Black Velvet Band.

As I went walking down Broadway,
Not meaning to stay very long,
Who should I see, but a fine colleen,
As she came a-traipsing along.
A watch she pulled out of her pocket,
And slipped it right into my hand,
On the very first day that I met her,
Bad luck to the black velvet band.

Her eyes they shone like diamonds,
You? think her the queen of the land,
And her hair hung over her shoulder,
Tied up with a black velvet band.

Before the judge and the jury,
The next morning we both did appear,
And the gentlemen swore to the jury,
The case was proven quite clear,
For seven years transportation,
Down to the Van Dieman? Land,
Far away from my friends and relations,
To follow the Black Velvet Band.

Oh all you brave young fellows,
A warning now take you from me,
Beware of the pretty young damsels,
You might meet around in Tralee.
They?l treat you to whiskey and porter,
Until you?e unable to stand,
And before you have time to leave them,
You?l be sent down to Van Diemans Land.



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