Liam Clancy (b 1935)

Irish singer of mainly traditional Irish songs.

(Liam Clancy recorded as a member of the Clancy brothers)
(Paddy Tunney recorded solo albums)


Title.year.Artists.Label. Number
Liam Clancy1965 Liam ClancyVanguard VRS 9169
[Reissued as "Irish Troubadour" with bonus tracks]1999 Liam ClancyVanguard VGDC 795312
Two For The Early Dew1987Liam Clancy and Tommy MakemShanachie SHA 52004
We've Come A Long Way1987Liam Clancy and Tommy MakemShanachie SHA 52013
Live at the National Concert Hall1991Liam Clancy and Tommy MakemShanachie SHA 52006
The Makem and Clancy Collection 1991Liam Clancy and Tommy MakemShanachie SHA 52001
In Concert (*) 1992Liam Clancy and Tommy MakemShanachie SHA 52003
The Dutchman1993Liam ClancyLegacy SHA 52005
The Wheel of Life 2008Liam Clancy, Mary Black, Donovan , Tom PaxtonDolphin 

(* Recorded 1977)

Collaboration - Liam Clancy, Tommy Clancy, Family and Paddy Tunney.

The Lark in the Morning1955Tradition RecordsTLP 1004
[Reissue]1996Rykodisc/ TraditionTCD 1001
[Reissued as "Celtic Classic Treasures"] 1999Columbia/ Legacy 
[Reissued as "Celtic Classic Treasures"] 2006Empire Records 


Title. year. Label. No.
The Essential Collection (2 CDs) 2010 Dolphin 
The Legendary Liam Clancy Collection 2010 Emerald 

Books: "The Mountain of the Women: Memoirs of an Irish Troubadour" by Liam Clancy (2002)

The Lark in the Morning. Recorded 1955. Running time: 48 mins 40secs. 
Liam Clancy (vocals), Tommy Makem (vocals), Paddy Tunney (vocals), Padraig O'Keefe (fiddle), Joan Butler (vocals), Peg Power (vocals), Joan Clancy (vocals), Dennis Murphy (fiddle, accordion), Sean Mac Donnchadha (vocals), Sarah Makem (vocals), Peter Bates (fiddle), Thomas Baynes (vocals). The liner notes are by Liam Clancy.
Title. Peformer. Author
1. The Lark in the Morning Paddy Tunney Trad
2. The Cobbler Tommy Makem Trad
3. Unidentified jig (instr) Padraig O'Keefe Trad
4. Rockin' the Cradle Paddy Tunney Trad
5. Sean Dun Na Ngall (sung in Gaelic) Joan Butler & Peg Power Trad
6. Whisky You're The Devil (Whisky In the Jar) Liam Clancy Trad
7. Dowdling (lilting) Joan Clancy Trad
8. Unidentified hornpipe (instr) Dennis Murphy Trad
9. Roisin Dubh (sung in Gaelic) Paddy Tunney Trad
10. The Whistling Thief Sean Mac Donnchadha Trad
11. In the Month of January Sarah Makem Trad
12. The Little Beggerman Sarah Makem & Tommy Makem  Trad
13. Druimin Donn Dilis (sung in Gaelic) Peg Power Trad
14. The Wran Song (The Wren Song) Liam Clancy Trad
15. The Lowlands of Holland Paddy Tunney Trad
16. Unidentified Reel (instr) Peter Bates Trad
17. An Bhruinnlin Bheasach (sung in Gaelic) Sean Mac Donnchadha Trad
18. Maggie Pickens (lilting) Paddy Tunney Trad
19. My Bonnie Boy (Young, But A-Growing) Sean Mac Donnchadha Trad
20. Hornpipe (My Love She's But A Lassie Yet) (instr) Dennis Murphy Trad
21. Amhran Dochais (sung in Gaelic) Liam Clancy Trad
22. Barbara Allen Thomas Baynes Trad

Last updated on 30/06/2010