Category: Ceol dem’ chuid /My music

Esmeralda

This tune is recorded for a third solo album the ‘fire’ album that follows “Amidst These Hills” and “Wind’s Gentle Whisper”.  It is in the same genre as two other jigs of mine – Sport and Fiach.  It is due out in 2015. You will find the score/dots/music notation here


Kevin’s Salute

This tune was part of a long piece i put together for a film about the Sulán River in 1996.   It told the story of the rain falling on our beloved mountains and trickling down and gathering into small small streams to big streams to small river until the Sulan (The only male river in […]


Harpsichord Louise

My Aunt Louise (Reidy) Verling was the only sibling of my father Seán O Riada. As my mother Ruth had no siblings, Louise held a special place in our affections. She was a music teacher and lecturer and had a lovely ‘touch’ when playing the piano.  She was married to the painter Walter Verling and […]


A tune for a Triur gig

When we had the Triúr concert in Ennis in the Auburn Lodge we had a visitor in the shape of the Liam McCarthy Cup.  It was brought by some of the victorious Banner County Players and in honour of the occasion i put  the below tune together.  There is a motif based on the rhythm […]


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