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Dervish - An t-Úll (Cathy Jordan performing in a pub)

Tá scéilín nua 'gam le h-insint dóibhse (I have a new story to tell you) Cúrsaí spóirt agus comhrá dí (about sport affairs and chat) Úll breá gleoite do chuireas i mo phóca (A fine lovely apple I put in my pocket) 'S ni bhfuaras romham ach prátín síl (And all I found was a seed potato) Ó mo thuírse mar shileann mo shúile (Oh sadly my eyes cry) I ndiaidh an úll ud a bhí breá buí (After that fine yellow apple) An óig-bhean uasal bhí t'reis é thabhairt domh (And the lovely young woman who gave it to me) 'S do thabhairfinn púnt ar é bhlaiseadh arís (And I'd give a pound to taste it again) Do shiúlais Cléire agus Carraig Aonair (I walked Clare Island and Carrig Aonor Cuanta Béara bhí romham sa tslí (The bays of Béara Island were before me on the way Puinte na nGréige & na nDorsaí Maola An fhiach 's an lao taobh amuigh de Bhaoi (The raven and the calf outside of Baoi Do shiúlais Cualach mar a bhíos buartha (I walked through Cualach because I was sad An pharoiste Thuaidh a 's na hAdhraí (The northern parish and Eyeries San oileán Muarseadh d'inis dom buachaill (On the Island of Muarseadh a young man told me Nach bhfáilghinn a tuairise go dtéinn thar snaidhm (That I'd not get word of her till I'd tie the knot Ó mo thuírse mar shileann mo shúile (Oh sadly my eyes cry I ndiaidh an úll ud a bhí breá buí (After that fine yellow apple An óig-bhean uasal bhí t'reis é thabhairt domh (And the lovely young bean who gave it to me 'S do thabhairfinn púnt ar é bhlaiseadh arís (And I'd give a pound to taste it again Do shíulíos Coíbh agus Baíle na Móna (I walked through Cobh and Baile na Mona Cathair Tún Tóime & Inis Seircín Síor ar a chósta sea d'inis dhom stróinse (On the east coast someone told me Go rabh sé 'na sheo acu ar Sráid Néidín (That it was the laughing stock of Néidín Ó mo thuírse mar shileann mo shúile (Oh sadly my eyes cry I ndiaidh an úll ud a bhí breá buí (After that fine yellow apple An óig-bhean uasal bhí t'reis é thabhairt domh (And the lovely young bean who gave it to me 'S do thabhairfinn púnt ar é bhlaiseadh arís (And I'd give a pound to taste it again Ó mo thuírse mar shileann mo shúile (Oh sadly my eyes cry I ndiaidh an úll ud a bhí breá buí (After that fine yellow apple An óig-bhean uasal bhí t'reis é thabhairt domh (And the lovely young bean who gave it to me 'S do thabhairfinn púnt ar é bhlaiseadh arís (And I'd give a pound to taste it again Ó mo thuírse mar shileann mo shúile (Oh sadly my eyes cry I ndiaidh an úll ud a bhí breá buí (After that fine yellow apple An óig-bhean uasal bhí t'reis é thabhairt domh (And the lovely young bean who gave it to me 'S do thabhairfinn púnt ar é bhlaiseadh arís (And I'd give a pound to taste it again Ó mo thuírse mar shileann mo shúile (Oh sadly my eyes cry I ndiaidh an úll ud a bhí breá buí (After that fine yellow apple An óig-bhean uasal bhí t'reis é thabhairt domh (And the lovely young bean who gave it to me 'S do thabhairfinn púnt ar é bhlaiseadh arís (And I'd give a pound to taste it again I'd guess this was shot in 1999 for the Midsummer's Night album, and that was recorded in Spiddal and Calry (Sligo). This video seems to be filmed on a set made to look like a pub (Sibin, in Spiddal, Co. Galway). More details on song's origins, etc. welcome. Cathy Jordan (vocals, bodhrán, bones), Tom Morrow (fiddle, viola, vocals), Shane Mitchell (accordion), Liam Kelly (flute, whistle), Séamus O'Dowd (guitar, fiddle, harmonica, vocals), Michael Holmes (bouzouki), Brian McDonagh (mandola, mandolin, vocals). Dervish - An t-Ull - Cathy Jordan.

Added Date: 30 April 2012
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