Kathleen Boyle, a great musician from Glasgow, composed this tune for her mother and father. They had returned home to County Donegal after living for forty-seven years in Scotland. Kathleen, who plays her composition on this track, travels back and forth from Scotland to America very often. She is a member of Joanie Madden's Cherish the Ladies ensemble. There is more on this young lady elsewhere in the collection.
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Boyle, Kathleen (piano, piano accordion) (composer), “The Homecoming,” The Séamus Connolly Collection of Irish Music, accessed December 3, 2023, https://connollymusiccollection.bc.edu/document/730.