Mel Bay Presents Songs of Ireland
105 Favourite Irish and Irish-American SongsBook - 1991
Over 100 classic Irish songs in three categories: Thro' Tara's Halls, All in Americay, and The Troubles. These songs chronicle the struggle and voyages of Irish and Irish-American history. From the polished lines of Moore and Yeats, to the rollicking rhymes of Percy French, to the anguished cry of the wife upon seeing her crippled husband back from the wars, from Bendemeer's Stream to Brooklyn City...all the good times and hard times in between are portrayed in these songs. Include historical information, melody line, lyrics, and guitar chords.
Publisher: Pacific, MO : Mel Bay Publications, ©1991.
Characteristics: 112 pages of music :,illustrations ;,30 cm.
Alternative Title: Songs of Ireland.