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The Lyric Feature Friday 29 January 2016

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The Sounds of Grief tells the story of one of our most infamous and persistent traditions caoineadh or keening, the Irish funeral cry.

Music Played on the Show

00:00

Title: The Iris Garden

Composer: GLEN AUSTIN

Performer(s): Contempo Quartet

Album: THE MOUNTAIN ASH IN CONNEMARA / JOAN MCBREEN / JMCB 1402

Duration: 1:41

00:00

Title: Caoineadh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sarah Grealish

Duration: 1:37

00:00

Title: Lament From Bangladesh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Latifa

Duration: 0:37

00:00

Title: Funerary Sung-Weeping By Hane

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Hane

Album: BOSAVI: RAINFOREST MUSIC FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA / SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS / SFW40487

Duration: 0:23

00:00

Title: Lament For Dead Mother/Bocet

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Unknown

Album: FOLK MUSIC OF RUMANIA / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04419

Duration: 0:41

00:00

Title: Keen For A Dead Child

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Kitty Gallagher/Citini Ghallchoir

Album: WORD LIBRARY OF FOLK AND PRIMITIVE MUSIC: IRELAND / ROUNDER RECORDS / CD 1742

Duration: 1:43

00:00

Title: Keen For Art O'Leary 1

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Breandan O Madagain

Album: CAOINTE AGUS SEANCHEOLTA EILE KEENING AND OTHER OLD IRISH MUSICS / MOC MUSIC / LC 04986

Duration: 0:47

00:00

Title: Caoineadh Na Marbh/Caoine For The Dead

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Aran Female Singer/Bridget Mullin

Album: SONGS OF ARAN / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04002

Duration: 0:36

00:00

Title: Gol Na Dtri Muire/The Weeping Of The Three Marys

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Noirin Ni Riain/Monks Of Glenstal Abbey

Album: CAOINEADH NA MAIGHDINE / GAEL-LINN / CEFCD 084

Duration: 2:05

00:00

Title: I Am Stretched On Your Grave

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor

Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got / CHRYSALIS RECORDS / CCD1759

Duration: 1:01

00:00

Title: Dirge On The Mother's Grave/Kuolinitku Aidin Haudalla

Composer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVA

Performer(s): Anna Andrejevna Sutjajeva

Album: ITKUJA KARJALASTA, INKERISTA, SUOMESTA: LAMENTS FROM KARELIA, INGRIA, FINLAND / SKS / 6.42061444002e+12

Duration: 0:56

00:00

Title: Lament In Finnish

Composer: JIM WILCE

Performer(s): Jim Wilce

Duration: 0:34

00:00

Title: Graih Mo Chree

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Cait Branigan

Duration: 0:52

00:00

Title: Grief

Composer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN

Performer(s): Eithne Ni Uallachain/Donal O'Connor/Gilles Le Bigot

Album: BILINGUA / GAEL-LINN / CEFCD206

Duration: 1:21

00:00

Title: The Iris Garden

Composer: GLEN AUSTIN

Performer(s): Contempo Quartet

Album: THE MOUNTAIN ASH IN CONNEMARA / JOAN MCBREEN / JMCB 1402

Duration: 1:41

00:00

Title: Caoineadh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sarah Grealish

Duration: 1:37

00:00

Title: Lament From Bangladesh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Latifa

Duration: 0:37

00:00

Title: Funerary Sung-Weeping By Hane

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Hane

Album: BOSAVI: RAINFOREST MUSIC FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA / SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS / SFW40487

Duration: 0:23

00:00

Title: Lament For Dead Mother/Bocet

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Unknown

Album: FOLK MUSIC OF RUMANIA / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04419

Duration: 0:41

00:00

Title: Keen For A Dead Child

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Kitty Gallagher/Citini Ghallchoir

Album: WORD LIBRARY OF FOLK AND PRIMITIVE MUSIC: IRELAND / ROUNDER RECORDS / CD 1742

Duration: 1:43

00:00

Title: Keen For Art O'Leary 1

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Breandan O Madagain

Album: CAOINTE AGUS SEANCHEOLTA EILE KEENING AND OTHER OLD IRISH MUSICS / MOC MUSIC / LC 04986

Duration: 0:47

00:00

Title: Caoineadh Na Marbh/Caoine For The Dead

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Aran Female Singer/Bridget Mullin

Album: SONGS OF ARAN / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04002

Duration: 0:36

00:00

Title: Gol Na Dtri Muire/The Weeping Of The Three Marys

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Noirin Ni Riain/Monks Of Glenstal Abbey

Album: CAOINEADH NA MAIGHDINE / GAEL-LINN / CEFCD 084

Duration: 2:05

00:00

Title: I Am Stretched On Your Grave

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor

Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got / CHRYSALIS RECORDS / CCD1759

Duration: 1:01

00:00

Title: Dirge On The Mother's Grave/Kuolinitku Aidin Haudalla

Composer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVA

Performer(s): Anna Andrejevna Sutjajeva

Album: ITKUJA KARJALASTA, INKERISTA, SUOMESTA: LAMENTS FROM KARELIA, INGRIA, FINLAND / SKS / 6.42061444002e+12

Duration: 0:56

00:00

Title: Lament In Finnish

Composer: JIM WILCE

Performer(s): Jim Wilce

Duration: 0:34

00:00

Title: Graih Mo Chree

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Cait Branigan

Duration: 0:52

00:00

Title: Grief

Composer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN

Performer(s): Eithne Ni Uallachain/Donal O'Connor/Gilles Le Bigot

Album: BILINGUA / GAEL-LINN / CEFCD206

Duration: 1:21

00:00

Title: The Iris Garden

Composer: GLEN AUSTIN

Performer(s): Contempo Quartet

Album: THE MOUNTAIN ASH IN CONNEMARA / JOAN MCBREEN / JMCB 1402

Duration: 1:41

00:00

Title: Caoineadh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sarah Grealish

Duration: 1:37

00:00

Title: Lament From Bangladesh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Latifa

Duration: 0:37

00:00

Title: Funerary Sung-Weeping By Hane

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Hane

Album: BOSAVI: RAINFOREST MUSIC FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA / SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS / SFW40487

Duration: 0:23

00:00

Title: Lament For Dead Mother/Bocet

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Unknown

Album: FOLK MUSIC OF RUMANIA / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04419

Duration: 0:41

00:00

Title: Keen For A Dead Child

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Kitty Gallagher/Citini Ghallchoir

Album: WORD LIBRARY OF FOLK AND PRIMITIVE MUSIC: IRELAND / ROUNDER RECORDS / CD 1742

Duration: 1:43

00:00

Title: Keen For Art O'Leary 1

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Breandan O Madagain

Album: CAOINTE AGUS SEANCHEOLTA EILE KEENING AND OTHER OLD IRISH MUSICS / MOC MUSIC / LC 04986

Duration: 0:47

00:00

Title: Caoineadh Na Marbh/Caoine For The Dead

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Aran Female Singer/Bridget Mullin

Album: SONGS OF ARAN / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04002

Duration: 0:36

00:00

Title: Gol Na Dtri Muire/The Weeping Of The Three Marys

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Noirin Ni Riain/Monks Of Glenstal Abbey

Album: CAOINEADH NA MAIGHDINE / GAEL-LINN / CEFCD 084

Duration: 2:05

00:00

Title: I Am Stretched On Your Grave

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor

Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got / CHRYSALIS RECORDS / CCD1759

Duration: 1:01

00:00

Title: Dirge On The Mother's Grave/Kuolinitku Aidin Haudalla

Composer: ANNA ANDREJEVNA SUTJAJEVA

Performer(s): Anna Andrejevna Sutjajeva

Album: ITKUJA KARJALASTA, INKERISTA, SUOMESTA: LAMENTS FROM KARELIA, INGRIA, FINLAND / SKS / 6.42061444002e+12

Duration: 0:56

00:00

Title: Lament In Finnish

Composer: JIM WILCE

Performer(s): Jim Wilce

Duration: 0:34

00:00

Title: Graih Mo Chree

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Cait Branigan

Duration: 0:52

00:00

Title: Grief

Composer: EITHNE NI UALLACHAIN

Performer(s): Eithne Ni Uallachain/Donal O'Connor/Gilles Le Bigot

Album: BILINGUA / GAEL-LINN / CEFCD206

Duration: 1:21

00:00

Title: The Iris Garden

Composer: GLEN AUSTIN

Performer(s): Contempo Quartet

Album: THE MOUNTAIN ASH IN CONNEMARA / JOAN MCBREEN / JMCB 1402

Duration: 1:41

00:00

Title: Caoineadh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Sarah Grealish

Duration: 1:37

00:00

Title: Lament From Bangladesh

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Latifa

Duration: 0:37

00:00

Title: Funerary Sung-Weeping By Hane

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Hane

Album: BOSAVI: RAINFOREST MUSIC FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA / SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS / SFW40487

Duration: 0:23

00:00

Title: Lament For Dead Mother/Bocet

Composer: TRAD

Performer(s): Unknown

Album: FOLK MUSIC OF RUMANIA / FOLKWAYS RECORDS / FW04419

Duration: 0:41

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