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Dúlamán

composer
traditional Irish
arranger
author of text

 
Dúlamán is a traditional working song from the north of Ireland, made famous in the 1970s by the legendary Irish group Clannad. The word ‘dúlamán’ means ‘seaweed’, and the song references two types, one for dyeing and one that is edible. These two types of seaweed also represent two different characters in the song. This arrangement by Desmond Earley features the Irish single-headed frame drum, the bodhrán, and includes a lively refrain that repeats after each verse.

from notes by Desmond Earley © 2019

Recordings

Perpetual twilight
Studio Master: SIGCD558Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Details

Track 1 on SIGCD558 [2'57] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD558 track 1

Artists
ISRC
GB-LLH-19-55801
Duration
2'57
Recording date
29 April 2018
Recording venue
All Hallows College, Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland
Recording producer
Nigel Short
Recording engineer
Andrew Mellor
Hyperion usage
  1. Perpetual twilight (SIGCD558)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: March 2019
    Download only
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