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The star of the County Down

First line:
Near to Banbridge town, in the County Down
composer
traditional Irish tune 'My Love Nell'
arranger
author of text

 
This traditional Irish ballad is set near the town of Banbridge in County Down. It tells the story of a young man who meets a pretty girl ‘the star of County Down’ and imagines their courtship and eventual marriage.

from notes by The King's Singers © 2014

Recordings

More songs my father taught me
CDA67374
My Lagan love - other songs of Ireland
CDH88023Archive Service
Postcards
Studio Master: SIGCD393Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 27 on CDA67374 [1'54]
Track 20 on CDH88023 [2'12] Archive Service
Track 12 on SIGCD393 [3'53] Download only

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