Now Playing-- "The Red Branch" © Pipes & track by Kevin McAlea
The Blind Piper : J P Haverty (1794-1864). This
is in the National Gallery of Ireland (Dublin)
The Piping Boy : Nathaniel Hone (1718-1784). This is in the National Gallery of Ireland
Seamus Ennis being
recorded by Jean Ritchie, winter 1952-53.
(Photo courtesy of James Hardiman Library, NUI, Galway. From the Ritchie-Pickow collection. ©NUIG)
John Wayland, founder of the Cork Piper's Club 1898
|Mollie Morrissey c.1905||Al Purcell in 1938|
James Ennis here is the father of Seamus.
Bernard Delaney c. 1900
John Flanagan c. 1870
Willian Carolan c. 1900
Samuel Rowsome b.1895
Prof.Denis O'Leary c.1910
Patrick Galvin - circa 1910