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Heathery Breeze - Matt Molloy
Track Listing
  1. Moving Cloud
  2. The Bush in Bloom, Drogheda Bay, Jenny's Chickens
  3. Heathery Breeze, Long Strand
  4. Slieve Russell, Jimmy Wards J.G.
  5. Drowsie Maggie
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  1. Moving Cloud
  2. The Bush in Bloom, Drogheda Bay, Jenny's Chickens
  3. Heathery Breeze, Long Strand
  4. Slieve Russell, Jimmy Wards J.G.
  5. Drowsie Maggie
  6. Silver Slipper, Frieze Britches
  7. The Hare in the Heather
  8. Idir Deighric 'Gus Breo'
  9. The Contradiction, Yellow Tinker
  10. Fisherman's, Ship in Full Sail, Out on the Ocean
  11. "Good Morning, Nightcap?," "Bohola" (Or Marin Ainsborough's)
  12. Spoil the Dance
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Irish flutist Matt Molloy is best known as a member of the Chieftains, but his solo albums are deserving of much more attention than they generally get. On Heathery Breeze Molloy is accompanied only sparely, by Donal Lunny on guitar, bouzouki, and synthesizer and, on a couple of tracks, by guitarist Michael O'Domhnaill. The album opens with one of the most beautiful tunes in the Irish repertoire, "Moving Cloud," which Molloy plays with offhanded grace at a hair-raising tempo; he dispatches "The Bush in Bloom" and the title ...

Heathery Breeze 1993, Shanachie Records

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