Emerald Castles CD



Emerald Castles

The tunes of 17th century Irish harpist/composer Turlough O'Carolan and others arranged and orchestrated by Richard Searles. Performed on Guitars, Harpsichord, Recorders, Oboe, Keyboards and Percussion.


Track List

  1. Morrison's Jig  
    trad. Irish
  2. Planxty Burke  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  3. Separation of Soul & Body  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  4. Carolan's Favorite Jig  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  5. The Limerick Rake  
    trad. Irish
  6. Carolan's Frolic  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  7. Maurice O'Connor 2nd Air  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  8. Roaring Jelly  
    trad. Irish
  9. Mrs. Farrel  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  10. Arthur McBride  
    trad. Irish
  11. Carolan's Quarrel with the Landlady  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  12. Pigeon on the Gate  
    trad. Irish
  13. Captain Higgins  
    Turlough O'Carolan
  14. Morgan Magan  
    Turlough O'Carolan

All arrangements by Richard Searles

Richard Searles: Guitars, Synthesizers
Charles Zukovsky: Recorders
Laura Stone:   Oboe
Patricia Mabee: Harpsichord
Ron Wagner:   Percussion