“Celtic Piano” is an album of unique, solo piano arrangements on
well-known and loved songs and tunes of Celtic origin or influence.
1. Winter’s Dance – by Kevin Weed
2. Irish Reels-Music in the Glen, The Dunmore Lasses, The Banshee
3. The Butterfly – Irish slip jig.
4. Planxty Fanny Power – Song by the blind Irish harper, Turlough O’ Carolan.
5. The Fields of Athenry – Pete St. John’s touching song.
6. Will Ye Go, Lassie, Go? – Scottish air
7. The High Reel/Star of Munster
8. May it Be – by Enya, Nicky Ryan, and Roma Ryan, from “Lord of the Rings,”
9. Into the West – by Annie Lennox, Fran Walsh, and Howard Shore. from “Lord of the Rings.”
10. Londonderry Aire – famous melody used for many songs.
11. Jigs – St. Patrick’s Day, Brian Boru’s March, Garryowen
12. Song for the Mira – by Canadian songwriter, Allister MacGillivray.
Included in the download:
- Twelve high quality mp3 files.
- An additional track, called end space to
allow rewinding from the end of the last track.
- A printable, fold-able booklet
- Album artwork thumbnail
The piano used on this recording was made in about 1895 by the Kranich & Bach Piano Company of New York. It was rebuilt by Harry and John Oquist in 2000. We think it has an “old world charm” in its sound.