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Artist: Christie, Tony & Ranagri
Title: The Great Irish Songbook
Format: SA
Label: STOCKFISCH
Catalog Number:4087
Barcode:4013357408722 itemnumber=1000119241
Price: $36.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: FOLK/BLUEGRASS
Release Date: 3/18/2016
Availability: In Stock
Additional Musical Category Notes:
IRISH FOLK 


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(SACD-HYBRID) Tony Christie - Is This the Way to Amarillo? No! This time he's winding his way to Dublin, Limerick, Tullamore, and Carrickfergus. 44 Years after the release of his million-selling hit 'Amarillo", Tony Christie rounds off his long career with a nostalgic trip to his family's Irish roots - and has produced an Irish folk album of the very highest musical and audio quality. For this project he was able to acquire the services of the band "Ranagri", who have worked with such international luminaries as Peter Gabriel, Stevie Wonder and Ennio Morricone. Twelve of the most beautiful Irish folk classics including for instance "Wild Mountain thyme" and "Carrickfergus", were recorded by Christie and the band in the Grammy-nominated Stockfisch Studio in Northeim, where producer Gunter Pauler has earned an international reputation for the unusually high sound-quality of his work. This Multi-Channel SACD is a hybrid and playable in all CD Players!

Track Listing
 1. 
Cliffs of Dooneen

 2. 
On Raglan Road

 3. 
The Banks of The Lee

 4. 
Spancil Hill

 5. 
Star of The County Down

 6. 
When You Were Sweet Sixteen

 7. 
Lord Franklin

 8. 
She Moved Through the Fair

 9. 
Carrickfergus

10. 
The Black Velvet Band

11. 
Wild Mountain Thyme

12. 
The Parting Glass

Performers on this Album
Tony Christie, vocals
Donal Rogers, vocals, guitar, banjo
Eliza Marshall, flute, whistle
Jean Kelly, harp
Tad Sargent, bodhran, bouzouki
Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: SA         
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