Letter from Home, A
I first heard this tune played by fiddle legend Mr. Paddy Cronin from County Kerry. Paddy had a gift for breathing new life into lesser-known tunes. This reel is performed for us here by Liz and Yvonne Kane, two well-known musicians from County Galway. I love the fiddle music of Paddy Cronin, and in asking Liz and Yvonne to learn and record this reel I think I made the perfect choice.
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Kane, Liz (fiddle) and Kane, Yvonne (fiddle), “A Letter from Home,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed February 7, 2023, https://connollymusiccollection.bc.edu/document/628.