Honk Toot Suite - Eamonn Coyne & Kris Drever
Track Listing
  1. House Jigs: Liam Doyle's/The Rolling Waves/Cailin an Ti Mhoir
  2. Lucy's Swamp: Lucy Farr's/Down in the Swamp
  3. The Peninsula Set: Ger the Rigger/An Dró/The Peninsula Man
  4. The Viking's Bride
  5. Lakeside Barndances: Eddie Duffy's/The Stack of Oats/Eddie Duffy's
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  1. House Jigs: Liam Doyle's/The Rolling Waves/Cailin an Ti Mhoir
  2. Lucy's Swamp: Lucy Farr's/Down in the Swamp
  3. The Peninsula Set: Ger the Rigger/An Dró/The Peninsula Man
  4. The Viking's Bride
  5. Lakeside Barndances: Eddie Duffy's/The Stack of Oats/Eddie Duffy's
  6. Roscommon Reels: Johnny Doherty Reel/Hughie's Cap/Roscommon Reel
  7. Walking in the Dew
  8. Glencoe to Gort: The Lament of Glencoe/Cooley's Jig/Toss the Feathers
  9. Cock-A-Doodle
  10. Twenty Quid: Paddy Fehey's Reel/Pretty Girl of Mayo/Sean Reid's Reel
  11. Honk Toot Sweet: Tout Sweet/Honk Toot
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On this utterly charming album Eamonn Coyne and Kris Drever trade off on several instruments, though Drever focuses primarily on six-string guitar and Coyne on plectrum banjo; at various times, though, Coyne switches to mandolin or tenor guitar while Drever contributes double bass. There are some very fine guest musicians on the album as well, but the unusual duo format of banjo and guitar is really the core of the program. Coyne has a very winning style, skillful but not at all ostentatious, with a tasteful minimum of ...

Honk Toot Suite 2007, Compass

UPC: 766397444826

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