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    The Lyric Feature is RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary and music feature programme. Programmes are produced in house by Lyric fm staff or in collaboration with independent production companies. Subject matter varies from week to week but most of the programmes aim to provide insight into music and music making.

    The Lyric Feature Friday 4 July 2014

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    When Summer's in the Meadow: Mary Brophy travels to the heartland of Irish-America to tell the story of one of our most iconic ballads, Danny Boy.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley, Miller
      Performer(s): Glen Miller
      Performer(s): Glen Miller
      Album: DEJA VU, DVCD 2010
      Duration: 4:23
    • Title: New York Rhapsody
      Composer: Larry Hochman
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Album: Carlin PM, CARLIN 224
      Duration: 0:56
    • Title: Louisiana Rag
      Composer: Larry Hochman
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Album: Carlin PM, CARLIN 224
      Duration: 0:08
    • Title: Revelation
      Composer: Pat Rickey
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Album: Piano For Film, PFF11
      Duration: 0:11
    • Title: Oh Susanna
      Composer: Fonda Feingold (Bmi)
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Album: Warner Chappel PM, PA005
      Duration: 0:42
    • Title: Ireland Must Be Heaven For My Mother Came From There
      Composer: Mccarthy, Johnson & Fischer
      Performer(s): Charles Harrison
      Performer(s): Charles Harrison
      Album: 1916: "The Country Found Them Ready", Archeophone, 9010
      Duration: 1:35
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Paul Robeson
      Performer(s): Paul Robeson
      Album: Golden Hour, GH853
      Duration: 0:49
    • Title: Battle Weary
      Composer: Norman Dane
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Performer(s): Library Music
      Album: Warner Chappel PM, CAS022A
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Ernestine Schumann-Heink
      Performer(s): Ernestine Schumann-Heink
      Album: Victor, 6276
      Duration: 3:23
    • Title: Irish Tune From County Derry(Londonderry Air)
      Composer: Percy Grainger
      Performer(s): Sir Vivian Dunn
      Performer(s): Sir Vivian Dunn
      Album: Warner Classics, B005DZILYE
      Duration: 3:31
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Harry Belafonte
      Performer(s): Harry Belafonte
      Album: Belafonte At Carnegie Hall (Live) [Remastered], SUISA, CD0205
      Duration: 2:02
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Connie Francis
      Performer(s): Connie Francis
      Album: Spectrum, 9807582
      Duration: 0:17
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Bing Crosby
      Performer(s): Bing Crosby
      Album: Top O' The Morning / His Irish Collection, Roastin Records, Digital download no no. available
      Duration: 1:27
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Jackie Wilson
      Performer(s): Jackie Wilson
      Album: The Ultimate Jackie Wilson, Double Gold, DBG 53035
      Duration: 0:46
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Bill Evans
      Performer(s): Bill Evans
      Album: Universal, 602498621462
      Duration: 0:20
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Johnny Matis
      Performer(s): Johnny Matis
      Album: Columbia, 4871182
      Duration: 0:14
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Bill Munroe
      Performer(s): Bill Munroe
      Album: Coral Records, COL8505
      Duration: 0:09
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Elvis
      Performer(s): Elvis
      Album: BMG, AFLI-1506
      Duration: 0:13
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Joan Baez
      Performer(s): Joan Baez
      Album: A&M Records, B0000828 02
      Duration: 0:12
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Judy Garland
      Performer(s): Judy Garland
      Album: EMI, R272543
      Duration: 0:17
    • Title: Danny Boy
      Composer: Weatherley
      Performer(s): Gracie Fields
      Performer(s): Gracie Fields
      Album: EMI, SH170
      Duration: 0:19

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