A Prairie Home Companion
Saturday, March 10, 2001

Music performed on A Prairie Home Companion, March 10, 2001
Vicar Street, Dublin, Ireland

Performers:

Garrison Keillor, Deirdre Monaghan, Joe Taylor
Richard Dworsky, piano
Guests:
Altan: Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, fiddle; Dermot Byrne, button accordian, melodeon; Ciarán Tourish, fiddle, tin whistle; Mark Kelly, guitar; Ciarán Curran, bouzouki, bouzouki guitar
Donal Lunny, bouzouki, vocals
Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, vocals
Frank Harte, vocals
Ragus (members of): Jim O'Leary and Brian Garvin, bodrhans, Brian Swanton and Damien Noone, dancers

TISHOMINGO BLUES (Opening theme)

Garrison Keillor and Richard Dworsky
w/m: Spencer Williams; new words: Garrison Keillor
ã 1917 Joseph W. Stern and Co.; © 1989 Garrison Keillor

MERRION SQUARE

Garrison Keillor and Richard Dworsky
w: Garrison Keillor
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Keillor/Dworsky

THE KING OF MEENASILLAGH

Altan and Donal Lunny
w/m: traditional
arranged: Altan

LANEY'S

Altan and Donal Lunny
w/m: traditional
arranged: Altan

THE HIGH FIDDLE REEL

Altan and Donal Lunny
w/m: Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh
arranged: Altan
© Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh

MOURNFUL OATMEAL THEME

Richard Dworsky and Garrison Keillor
w: Garrison Keillor
m: variation on Gregorian Chant
© 2001 Garrison Keillor

MOLLY MALONE

Frank Harte, live audience
w/m: traditional

I AM AN OLD MAN

Garrison Keillor
w: Garrison Keillor
m: traditional
© 2001 Garrison Keillor

RHUBARB script underscore

Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Richard Dworsky

RHUBARB THEME (SHORTNIN' CAKE)

Richard Dworsky, Garrison Keillor
m: traditional
w: Garrison Keillor
© Garrison Keillor

IRISH TIME script underscore

Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Richard Dworsky

SPANISH LADY

Maighréad Ní Dhomhnaill, vocals; Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, vocals and keyboard, Donal Lunny, bouzouki
w/m: traditional
arranged: Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill
© Donal Lunny Music

AR A GABHAIL NA CHUAIN DONH

Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill
w/m: traditional
arranged: Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill
© Donal Lunny Music

POWDERMILK BISCUIT THEME

Garrison Keillor, Rich Dworsky, Altan, and Donal Lunny
w/m: Garrison Keillor
© Garrison Keillor

GUSTY'S FROLICS

Altan and Donal Lunny
w/m: traditional

GREEN GROW THE RUSHES

Altan, Donal Lunny, live audience
w/m: traditional

GUY NOIR THEME

 

Richard Dworsky
w: Garrison Keillor/ Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 1995 Keillor/Dworsky

GUY NOIR script underscore

Richard Dworsky
m: Richard Dworsky
© 2001 Dworsky

HONEYSUCKLE ROSE (intermission)

Richard Dworsky
w/m: Fats Waller, Andy Razaf
© 1929 (renewed) Santly Brothers Inc.

OH LADY BE GOOD (intermission)

Richard Dworsky
w/m: George and Ira Gershwin
© 1924 (renewed) Warner Brothers Music Corp.

THE ROSE OF ST. PAUL

Garrison Keillor and Richard Dworsky
originally "The Rose of Tralee"
w/m: C.W. Glover and C. M. Spencer, © 1930 and 1958 Movietone Music Corp.
new words: Garrison Keillor © 2001 Garrison Keillor

AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' (under "Greetings")

Richard Dworsky
w/m: Fats Waller, Harry Brooks, and Andy Razaf
© 1929 Mills Music

GREG'S RHYTHM PIECE

Ragus
m: traditional

LIGHT FROM THE LIGHTHOUSE

Rich Dworsky, Garrison Keillor, Frank Harte, Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, and Donal Lunny
w/m: traditional

ANHRAN HIUDAI PHADAI EAMOINN

Maighréad Ní Dhomhnaill, vocals; and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, vocals and piano
w/m: Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, Mícheál O' Dhomhnaill
© Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, Mícheál O' Dhomhnaill

RED ROSES FOR ME

Frank Harte and Donal Lunny
w/m: Sean O'Casey
© 1943 Sean O'Casey

TWO GERMANS

Altan and Donal Lunny
w/m: traditional
arranged: Altan
© Chrysalis Music

THE PARTING GLASS

Garrison Keillor, Maighréad and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, Frank Harte, Rich Dworsky
w/m: traditional
© 1930 Aldi Music

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