Granny in the Woods
Tom Morrison from Dunmore in County Galway recorded this polka in the early 1920s. Catherine McEvoy, originally from Birmingham, England, and now living in County Meath, delights us with her recording of this same tune: two great flute players at work with the same tune almost one hundred years apart.
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McEvoy, Catherine (flute), McEvoy, Paddy (piano), and McGorman, Fergus (bodhrán), “Granny in the Woods,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed January 16, 2022, https://connollymusiccollection.bc.edu/document/553.