Ullulu Mo Mháilín
Played here as a polka, this melody is a macaronic song, with Irish and English words. It is the one and only tune that fiddle player Matt Cranitch and I recorded for this collection. It came very naturally to us, since it is a famous song in our native province of Munster. The tune also appears in P.W. Joyce's collection Ancient Irish Music.
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Cranitch, Matt (fiddle) and Connolly, Séamus (fiddle), “Ullulu Mo Mháilín,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed January 16, 2022, https://connollymusiccollection.bc.edu/document/563.