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Posted By: Lighter
28-Apr-18 - 01:31 PM
Thread Name: Liam Clancy As A Ballad Singer
Subject: RE: Liam Clancy As A Ballad Singer
Also great (but very different) on "Quiet Land": Mary O'Hara and her harp, ca 1957.

This performance was a quarter century later:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GCKttVBkaHE

Mary's singing strongly influenced Liam. The English version of the song was written by her sister, Joan.