Item IFSR-257210/1/5/2/260363 - Recording 1 [sound recording] / Rab Cherry ; Mick Brown ; Danny Meehan

Access to this item is restricted because copyright is owned by a third party. Please contact <> for more information on accessing this digital object.

Identity area

Reference code



Recording 1 [sound recording] / Rab Cherry ; Mick Brown ; Danny Meehan


  • 03-Aug-07 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

1 sound cassette (DAT, 02:07:48:2) : digital, stereo

Context area

Name of creator

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Performers: Cherry, Rab, speech in English, tracks 1, 13 ; Mick, Brown, speech in English throughout ; Meehan, Danny, speech in English throughout, fiddle solo, tracks 3-4, 6, 8-9, 11-12

Running Order:
Speech: Introduction of the performer and background information
Speech: Introduction of the performer and background information about Danny Meehan, his local area, stone cutters, John Mhosai McGinley, local musicians around Mountcharles, music in the family, McGroarty family, house dances, quarantines, Thomas Doherty, Charlie McCahill, Peter Quinn, Paddy McDyer, John Doherty
Speech/Jig: Background speech, Money in both Pockets
Speech/Reel/Speech: Talk about the tune, The Maid that Dare Not Tell, further talk about the tune
Speech: Talk about fidlers Eddie Monahan, John James Cunningham, bowing technique
Speech/Reel: Introduction of the tune, Erwin's Roar ? (Erwin Rourke's ?)
Speech: Talk about the local musicians in Danny's youth, James Byrne, music in London in the 1960's, Le Cheile
Speech/Jig: Introduction of the tune, Untitled (Neilidh Boyle's)
Speech/Reel: Introduction of the tune, The Graf Spey
Speech: Talk about the fiddle player 'McGonagle'
Speech/Jig: Introduction of the tune, The Wren Jig
Speech/Jig: Talk about the tune, The Irish Washerwoman
Speech: Talk about working in London, family, music, moving back to Donegal, different tunings for the fiddle, musicians in London, advice for young fiddle players, background speech [END OF DAT]

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

In copyright

Language of material

  • English
  • Irish
  • French

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area


Copy Notes from Inmagic: CopyNumber 2 -- CopyLocation Commercial Sound Recordings Room / CD Cabinets / 2036a-ITMA-DAT/CDR, 2037a-ITMA-DAT/CDR off-site copy: FC767E0100180, 2037a-ITMA-DAT/CDR user copy: FC767E0100280, 2037a-ITMA-DAT/CDR donor copy: FC767E0100380 -- CopyTypeOfSource Dubbed for ITMA -- CopySource [Niall Hackett] -- CopyMaterialType Compact Disc

Spoken information on tape Cardboard insert: `FKWS 2007, ITMA-2036-DAT / 31/12/07 Ni Dhomhnaill / M + Triona / Ni Dhomhn

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Digital object (Master) rights area

Digital object (Reference) rights area

Accession area