Altan

Altan

celtic, irish, folk, Irish Folk, world

Altan is an Irish folk and traditional music group, which formed in Gweedore, County Donegal in 1987. The popular outfit, who are led by the world-renowned fiddler and vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, have been driven by many critically acclaimed albums and a relentless touring schedule. They emerged during the 1990s as one of Ireland’s premiere traditional musical groups and have since sold millions of records worldwide.

Horse With a Heart [1989]
  • 1. The Curlew / McDermott's / Three Scones of Boxty (4:11)
  • 2. The Lass of Glenshee (4:38)
  • 3. Con Cassidy's and Neil Gow's Highlands/Moll and Tiarna/McSweeney's Reels (4:27)
  • 4. The Road to Durham (3:21)
  • 5. An t-Oileán úr (2:33)
  • 6. An Grianán / Horse With a Heart (3:01)
  • 7. A Bhean Udaí Thall (3:28)
  • 8. Welcome Home Gráinne / Con McGinley's (3:18)
  • 9. Tuirse Mo Chroí (4:06)
  • 10. Come Ye by Atholl / Kitty O'Connor (3:11)
  • 11. An Feochán (4:45)
  • 12. Paddy's Trip to Scotland / Dinky's / The Shetland Fiddler (4:46)