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Thread #92856   Message #1784429
Posted By: GUEST,Allen Feldman
15-Jul-06 - 04:13 PM
Thread Name: Micheal O'Domhnaill has passed away...(July 2006)
Subject: RE: Micheal O'Domhnaill has passed away...
Robbie Hannen's streaming audio radio show Culan on BBC Ulster radio has a tribute to Michael t and his suberb music this week, He was a major and often unrecognized pioneer. I first hear him accidently when I walked into a bank to change money at the top of Grafton Street, And there in the lobby was Michael, Paddy Glackin and Donal Lunny playing, This was October 1974, and coming from the American oldtime scene I could not believe what I was hearing, An amazing sound,