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Thread #169613   Message #4156469
Posted By: GeoffLawes
27-Oct-22 - 04:48 AM
Thread Name: Any May songs?
Subject: RE: Any May songs?
1 May 1854 birth date of Irish songwriter Percy French

Percy French from Wikipedia
Percy French - Documentary on YouTube
Songs Attributed to Percy French, from Wikipedia with some links below to YouTube recordings

Abdul Abulbul Amir (1877)
Abdul the Bulbul Emir from The Ballad Index
Andy McElroe (1888)    
Are Ye Right There Michael? (1897)
Come Back, Paddy Reilly, to Ballyjamesduff (1912)
The Darlin' Girl from Clare
Donegan's Daughter (1908)
Eileen Oge (The Pride of Petravore or McGrath the Cattle-Jobber)
The Emigrants's Letter (Cutting the Corn in Creeslough) (1910)
Father O'Callaghan (1910)
Fighting McGuire    
Flanagan's Flying Machine (1911)
The Fortunes of Finnegan
The Girl on a Big Black Mare    
The Hoodoo (1910)    
I Fought a Fierce Hyena    
Jim Wheelahan's Automobeel    
The Kerry Courting (1909)    
The Killyran Wrackers (1914)    
Kitty Gallagher     BR> Larry Mick McGarry (1915)
Little Brigid Flynn
Many recordings of “Maguire's Motor Bike" Sung by Stanley Kirkby “on YouTube
Many recordings of Mary Ann McHugh on YouTube
Many recordings of “Mat Hannigan's Aunt - Des Keogh “on YouTube
Many recordings of “McBreen's Heifer “on YouTube
Many recordings of “The Mountains of Mourne “on YouTube
Mick's Hotel    
Mrs Brady - Brendan O'Dowda
Mulligan's Masquerade<     BR> The Night that Miss Cooney Eloped
No More of Yer Golfin' for Me (1906)
The Oklahoma Rose · Brendan O'Dowda
Many recordings of “Phil the Fluther's Ball “ on YouTube
Pretendy Land (1907)    
Rafferty's Racin' Mare (1906)
A Sailor Courted a Farmer's Daughter (parody of the folk song)    
Many recordings of “Slattery's Mounted Fut “ on YouTube
Sweet Marie - Dick Hogan ;
Many recordings of”Tullinahaw” on YouTube
When Erin Wakes (1900)    
Many recordings of ” Whistlin' Phil McHugh” on YouTube
Who Said the Hook Never Hurted the Worms?    

Link to PERCY FRENCH posted above by Felipa